Battle Weekend Special Research begins in Pokémon GO. There are a total of six steps to solve. We show all steps and rewards.
San Francisco – The time has come. The Pokémon GO Battle Weekend Special Research is just around the corner. Trainers are presented with a total of six steps, each with three tasks that need to be mastered. We list you here all the steps and tasks, as well as their rewards.
|name of the game||Pokemon GO|
|Release (date of first publication)||July 06, 2016|
|genre||Augmented reality, mobile|
Pokémon GO: Solve “Team GO Rocket Field Notes” for Battle Weekend – All tasks
The tasks: The Pokémon GO Battle Weekend Special Research will be available for the first time starting July 9 at 12:00 a.m. UK time. Trainers then have until September 1st to log in to receive the tasks. There are a total of six steps that need to be completed and each of which contains three tasks. The focus of the special research will be Rocket boss Giovanni.
Step 1 of Battle Weekend Special Research: Step 1 should be relatively easy. All you have to do is beat Team Rocket Grunts, win a raid, and catch a Shadow Pokémon. You can see all the tasks with rewards from the Battle Weekend Special Research in Pokémon GO here:
|Win a raid||flashion||1,000 XP|
|Defeat 3 Team GO Rocket Grunts||3 hyper potions||15 Pokeballs|
|Catch a Shadow Pokémon||Galarian Flashion||3 special candies|
Step 2 of Battle Weekend Special Research: Step 2 of the Pokémon GO Battle Weekend Special Research should also not cause you any problems. As a reward you will get lots of berries and stardust. Here you can see the tasks listed in detail:
|Catch 5 Shadow Pokémon||10 pineapple berries||1,500 XP|
|Land 3 good curveball throws in a row||10 raspberries||10 Super Balls|
|Defeat 5 Team GO Rocket Grunts||10 nana berries||1,000 Stardust|
Step 3 of Battle Weekend Special Research: Step 3 of the Pokémon GO Battle Weekend Special Research requires you to move around a bit. Grab your buddy Pokémon and get going. You can see all the tasks and rewards here:
|Redeem 5 Cyrto Pokémon||1,000 XP||2,000 XP|
|Defeat 5 Team GO Rocket Grunts||1,000 XP||15 Super Balls|
|Earn 3 Candy while walking your buddy Pokémon||1,000 XP||1 Rocket Radar|
Step 4 of Battle Weekend Special Research: For step 4 you have to prove your skill in battle. You have to team up with the three Team Rocket leaders Arlo, Cliff and Sierra. In order to find the three Rocket Leaders, you must use the Rocket Radar obtained in Step 3 of the Battle Week Special Research in Pokémon GO.
|Defeat Team Rocket leader Arlo||1,500 XP||2,500 XP|
|Defeat Team Rocket leader Cliff||1,500 XP||1,000 Stardust|
|Defeat Team Rocket leader Sierra||1,500 XP||1 Super Rocket Radar|
Each of the battles against Team Rocket leaders in Pokémon GO requires a different strategy. You can find out how to beat the three in our counter-guides:
Defeat Team Rocket leader
Pokémon GO: Defeat Arlo July 2022
Pokémon GO: Defeat Cliff July 2022
Pokemon GO: Defeat Sierra July 2022
Step 5 of Battle Weekend Special Research: In step 5 everything gets a little more difficult. You must find, fight, and defeat Team Rocket Boss Giovanni. To find him, you’ll need the Super Rocket Radar, which you obtained in Step 4 of the Battle Week Special Research in Pokémon GO. We have a counter guide for you where we explain how to defeat Giovanni with Crypto Latias in Pokemon GO.
|Find the Team Rocket boss||5 top potion||3,000 XP|
|Fight the Team Rocket Boss||20 Hyper Balls||1 lucky egg|
|Defeat the Team Rocket Boss||5 top revitalizers||1 Golden Raspberry|
You have until September 1st to defeat Giovanni with his Crypto-Latias. If you only use the Super Rocket Radar afterwards, the Team Rocket Boss probably has another Pokémon on his team.
Step 6 of Battle Weekend Special Research: Step 6 is then a walk again. All you have to do is claim the rewards. You will then be credited them immediately in the game.
|collect reward||2,500 XP||1 loading TM|
|collect reward||2,500 XP||1 Instant TM|
|collect reward||2,500 XP||1 Silver Pineapple Berry|
If you’re still looking for something to do after completing the Pokémon GO Battle Weekend Special Research, we’ve listed all of the July 2022 Pokémon GO Special Research for you. There you can see an overview of all quests and find out whether they are worthwhile.