Pokemon GO Dragon Week Research Tasks Guide

Pokemon GO Dragon Week research tasks are now live.
Pokemon GO Dragon Week research tasks are now live. | Photo by Niantic

Pokemon GO Dragon Week research tasks are now live.

During the Pokemon GO Fest, players had to complete tasks to gain entry into three popular events that will be taking place over the next couple of weeks. The first of these events is Dragon Week.

Dragon Week started on July 31 at 4 p.m. EST and will finish on Aug. 7 at 4 p.m. EST. During the event, players will have better chances of catching Dragon-type Pokemon, some of the most unique in the game.

Pokemon GO Dragon Week Research Tasks

As a part of Dragon Week, players also have special research tasks to complete that will allow them to collect more items and have interactions with rare Pokemon. Here are the research tasks for Dragon Week:

Task 1

  • Power up Pokemon 5 times - 3 Super Potions
  • Make 5 nice throws - 500 XP
  • Catch 3 Dragon-type Pokemon - 5 Pokeballs
  • REWARDS: 500 Stardust, Dratini encounter, Silver Pinap Berry

Task 2

  • Evolve 3 Pokemon - 3 Revives
  • Make 7 nice throws - 500 XP
  • Catch 5 Dragon-type Pokemon - 7 Pokeballs
  • REWARDS: 500 Stardust, Bagon encounter, Silver Pinap Berry

Task 3

  • Win a Raid - Fast TM
  • Make an excellent throw - 1,000 XP
  • Catch 7 Dragon-type Pokemon - 5 Great Balls
  • REWARDS: 500 Stardust, Deino encounter, Silver Pinap Berry

Task 4

  • Defeat 3 Team Rocket Grunts - 1 Dragon Scale
  • Make 3 excellent throws - 1,500 XP
  • Catch 9 different species of Pokemon - 7 Great Balls
  • REWARDS: 1,000 Stardust, Exeggutor (Alolan) encounter, Silver Pinap Berry

Task 5

  • Claim reward - 2,500 XP
  • Claim reward - 2,500 XP
  • Claim reward - 2,500 XP
  • REWARDS - 1,000 Stardust, Deino encounter, Silver Pinap Berry