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Pokémon GO Ultra Unlock Part 1 Research Task Rewards: Full List

Here is a breakdown of the Timed Research and Field Research tasks and rewards for Ultra Unlock Part 1: Time in Pokémon GO.
Here is a breakdown of the Timed Research and Field Research tasks and rewards for Ultra Unlock Part 1: Time in Pokémon GO. / Photo courtesy of Niantic

The Pokémon GO Ultra Unlock 2021 Research task rewards are now available to be earned for Part 1 of this summer's bonus events.

During Ultra Unlock Part 1: Time, there is Timed Research that trainers can complete for a chance to earn encounters with certain event-themed Pokémon, as well as themed Field Research available at PokéStops.

Pokémon GO Ultra Unlock Part 1 Timed Research Tasks and Rewards

  • Step 1: catch 10 Pokémon (Diglett encounter), use 5 berries to help catch Pokémon (Drilbur encounter), catch 5 different species of Pokémon (5 Nanab Berries)

Rewards: 10 Poké Balls, 483 XP, 3 Ultra Balls

  • Step 2: catch 5 Voltorb (Magnemite encounter), transfer 7 Pokémon (7 Ultra Balls), send 3 gifts to friends (3 Pinap Berries)

Rewards: 5 Great Balls, 483 XP, 3 Ultra Balls

  • Step 3: catch 10 Omanyte or Kabuto (Aerodactyl encounter), power up Pokémon 5 times (3 Max Revives), earn 5 hearts with your buddy (7 Razz Berries)

Rewards: 15 Poké Balls, 483 XP, 3 Ultra Balls

  • Step 4: catch 7 Porygon (1 Upgrade), evolve a Pokémon (8 Ultra Balls), use 10 berries to help catch Pokémon (5 Pinap Berries)

Rewards: 10 Great Balls, 483 XP, 3 Ultra Balls

  • Step 5: catch 15 Rock-type Pokémon (Onix encounter), win a raid (Shieldon encounter), power up Pokémon 7 times (Cranidos encounter)

Reward: 30 Poké Balls, 3 Ultra Balls, 2,000 Stardust

Pokémon GO Ultra Unlock Part 1 Field Research Tasks and Rewards

  • Spin 10 Poké Stops or Gyms: 10 Poké Balls
  • Catch 3 Pokémon with a Weather Boost: 2 Pinap Berries
  • Earn a Candy walking with your Buddy: 3 Ultra Balls
  • Win a Raid in under 60 seconds: Cranidos encounter
  • Hatch an Egg: Shieldon encounter

Ultra Unlock Part 1: Time is currently underway and will end on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, at 8 p.m. local time, when it will be followed by Ultra Unlock Part 2: Space.

For more on Pokémon GO, feel free to check out our guides on Magcargo and Gigalith.