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Jump Start Special Research Quest in Pokemon GO

Jump Start Special Research Quest in Pokemon GO
Jump Start Special Research Quest in Pokemon GO / Photo courtesy of Niantic

Pokemon GO's Jump Start Research quest lets players receive a variety of rewards, including a Dratini encounter and Stardust. Here's everything you need to know about this quest.

The Jump Start Research quest is divided into six stages. Players can receive rewards after completing each step in the stage, and finishing the entirety of the stage.

The first stage requires players to tag a new friend, catch three Pokemon with Weather Boost, and hatch an egg. These actions will result in prizes such as two Lucky eggs, a Dratini encounter, and 15,000 Stardust.

The second stage consists of gaining a Candy while strolling with your Buddy Pokemon, taking a photo of Dratini, and evolving Dratini. This step will reward you with a Premium Raid Pass, 15,000 Stardust, and two Lucky Eggs.

Jump Start Special Research Quest in Pokemon GO

Trainers can complete the third stage through leveling up Pokemon 10 times, fighting an opponent in the Great League, and fighting in a Raid battle. Players can receive two Lucky eggs, 15,000 experience points and two Star Pieces after finishing this step.

The fourth stage requires players to catch five different types of Pokemon, catch a Legendary Pokemon from a Research Breakthrough quest or a raid battle, and hatch three eggs. Players can receive two Lucky eggs, a Shiny Eevee Encounter, and 15,000 Stardust after completing this step.

Players can complete the fifth stage through taking a photo of Eevee, delivering five presents to friends, and trading three Pokemon. These actions can reward you with a Lapras encounter, 30,000 experience points, and two Lucky eggs.

The sixth stage requires trainers to add a new friends, defeat a level three or higher raid battle, and evolve a Dragonair. Players can receive two Lucky eggs, 100,000 experience points, and 15,000 Stardust after completing this stage.