Pokémon GO’s Mega Evolution update is now live globally! If you haven’t yet, try out Mega Evolution by completing a new Special Research story with branching tasks that’s available to Trainers level 5 and up!
Celebrate the Global launch of the Mega Evolution update with Mega Kangaskhan and a Mega Moment event!
Pokémon GO’s Mega Evolution update is now live globally! To celebrate this update, a new Special Research story, event, and Mega Raid will be available!
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A new Special Research story with branching tasks is available to Trainers level 5 and up! Choose Venusaur, Charizard or Blastoise, and try out Mega Evolution for yourself!
A Mega Moment event
Friday, April 29, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. local time to Sunday, May 1, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time
Mega Kangaskhan enters the fray!
For the first time, Mega Kangaskhan will be appearing in Mega Raids!
Mega Kangaskhan Raid Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time
: Mega Kangaskhan will be appearing more frequently in Mega Raids during this time!
: You can receive up to five free Raid Passes from spinning Gym Photo Discs during the event and up to two hours afterward.
: You’ll have an increased chance of encountering Shiny Kangaskhan.
Pokémon with Evolutions that can Mega Evolve in Pokémon GO will be appearing more frequently in the wild!
: If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny one!
Field Research rewards
Event-themed Field Research tasks will be available! Complete the tasks to receive a random reward of Mega Energy for any of the Pokémon capable of Mega Evolution currently available in Pokémon GO!*
*Kangaskhan Mega Energy will only be available by completing Mega Raids against Mega Kangaskhan.
: Mega-Evolved Pokémon will receive a CP boost.
Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change.