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Pokemon GO 'An Akala Adventure' Research Explained

We've organized a list of all tasks in the current Pokemon GO Special Research line, "An Akala Adventure."
We've organized a list of all tasks in the current Pokemon GO Special Research line, "An Akala Adventure." / Niantic Labs, The Pokemon Company

We've organized a list of all tasks in the current Pokemon GO Special Research line, "An Akala Adventure."

This line debuted alongside the Season of Alola Lush Jungle event featuring Tapu Lele, the island guardian for Akala Island within the Alola region. The event is meant to run from March 22 through to March 29.

The information below has been organized thanks to Leek Duck (@LeekDuck), a Pokemon GO trainer from NYC who specializes in creating lo-fi beats for content creators and curating their own resource website for other trainers around the world.

Pokemon GO "An Akala Adventure" Research Tasks: Full List

An Akala Adventure: Step One

Tasks for step one include:

  • Catch 10 Pokemon⁠—10 PokeBalls
  • Complete 3 Field Research Tasks⁠—Pikachu Encounter
  • Catch 7 Species of Pokemon⁠—5 Pinap Berries

Trainers will receive specific rewards at the end of this tier, which are 500 XP, 500 Stardust, and a Fomantis encounter.

An Akala Adventure: Step Two

Tasks for step two are:

  • Use 4 Berries to Catch Pokemon⁠—Parasect Encounter
  • Catch 2 Water-type Pokemon⁠—Alomomola Encounter
  • Take 3 Snapshots of Fire-type Pokemon⁠—Alolan Marowak Encounter

Final rewards for this tier are 500 XP, 500 Stardust, and a TM.

An Akala Adventure: Step Three

The tasks for step three are:

  • Power-up a Pokemon 5 times⁠—7 Razz Berries
  • Walk 2 k.m.⁠—10 PokeBalls
  • Take 3 Snapshots of Pokemon⁠—10 Nanab Berries

The ending rewards for this tier are 1000 XP, 1000 Stardust, and a Premium Raid Pass.

An Akala Adventure: Step Four

The final collection of tasks are:

  • Send 5 Gifts to Friends⁠—10 Great Balls
  • Catch 15 Pokemon⁠—7 Pinap Berries
  • Win a Raid⁠—Alolan Diglett Encounter

Ending rewards for this tier are 8000 XP, 3000 Stardust, and 15 Ultra Balls.


More information about the Lush Jungle event can be found in our companion article.