Bug Out 2022

Release Dates:

August 10th - 16th 2022

This event was held to feature various spawns of Bug-type Pokémon and featured the introduction of Grubbin and Mega Scizor into the game



AnchorsGeneral
Effects
Encounter
Spawns
Photobomb
Photo
New Pokémon
New Pokémon
Shiny
New Shinies
Raid
Raids
Field Research
Field Research
Timed Research
Timed Research
Collection Challenge
Collection Challenge
Clothing
Clothing

Event Effects

Effect Type
Candy when catching with Nice, Great or Excellent Throws More
Experience when catching with Nice, Great or Excellent Throws *2
Candy XL when catching with Nice, Great or Excellent Throws Higher Chance

Spawn Increases In Event

Specific Pokémon

No. Pic Name Type
#010
Caterpie

Shiny Capable
#013
Weedle

Shiny Capable
#165
Ledyba

Shiny Capable
#167
Spinarak

Shiny Capable
#193
Yanma

Shiny Capable
#204
Pineco

Shiny Capable
#265
Wurmple

Shiny Capable
#283
Surskit
#401
Kricketot

Shiny Capable
#451
Skorupi

Shiny Capable
#511
Pansage

Shiny Capable
#543
Venipede

Shiny Capable
#557
Dwebble

Shiny Capable
#588
Karrablast

Shiny Capable
#595
Joltik
#616
Shelmet

Shiny Capable
#736
Grubbin
#751
Dewpider

Boosted Spawns Around Gyms After Beating Raid

No. Pic Name Type
#265
Wurmple
Shiny Capable
August 10th
#010
Caterpie
Shiny Capable
August 11th
#167
Spinarak
Shiny Capable
August 12th
#401
Kricketot
Shiny Capable
August 13th
#543
Venipede
Shiny Capable
August 14th
#013
Weedle
Shiny Capable
August 15th
#165
Ledyba
Shiny Capable
August 16th

Specific Photobomb Spawns

No. Pic Name Type
#010
Caterpie
Shiny Capable
#013
Weedle
Shiny Capable
#265
Wurmple
Shiny Capable
#415
Combee
Shiny Capable

New Pokémon in Event

No. Pic Name Type
#736
Grubbin
#737
Charjabug
#738
Vikavolt
#649
Genesect (Chill Drive)
#212
Mega Scizor

New Shiny Pokémon In Event

No. Pic Name Type
#543
Venipede
#544
Whirlipede
#545
Scolipede

Event Specific Raid Battles

No. Pic Name Type Rank Max. CP At Capture
#046
Paras
Shiny Capable
Normal: 581
Boosted: 727
#201
Unown
Shiny Capable
Normal: 677
Boosted: 846
#204
Pineco
Shiny Capable
Normal: 633
Boosted: 791
#511
Pansage
Shiny Capable
Normal: 546
Boosted: 683
#595
Joltik
Normal: 584
Boosted: 730
#049
Venomoth ☆☆☆
Normal: 1190
Boosted: 1487
#127
Pinsir
Shiny Capable
☆☆☆
Normal: 1690
Boosted: 2113
#205
Forretress ☆☆☆
Normal: 1304
Boosted: 1630
#213
Shuckle
Shiny Capable
☆☆☆
Normal: 231
Boosted: 289
#212
Scizor
Shiny Capable
Mega
Normal: 1714
Boosted: 2143
#649
Genesect ☆☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1916
Boosted: 2395

Event Exclusive Field Research

Task Reward
Catch 5 Pokémon
CaterpieCaterpie Encounter
WeedleWeedle Encounter
Catch 10 Bug-type Pokémon
VolbeatVolbeat Encounter
IllumiseIllumise Encounter
Catch 10 Pokémon
VenipedeVenipede Encounter
DewpiderDewpider Encounter
WimpodWimpod Encounter
Catch 15 Pokémon
BurmyBurmy Encounter
BurmyBurmy Encounter
BurmyBurmy Encounter
Make 2 Excellent Throws
NincadaNincada Encounter
Make 3 Great Throws
GrubbinGrubbin Encounter
Make 3 Great Throws in a row
ParasParas Encounter
DwebbleDwebble Encounter
Make 3 Nice Throws
VenonatVenonat Encounter
KricketotKricketot Encounter
Make 3 Nice Throws in a row
SilcoonSilcoon Encounter
CascoonCascoon Encounter
Take 3 Snapshots of different Bug-type Pokémon you caught
LedybaLedyba Encounter
SpinarakSpinarak Encounter
YanmaYanma Encounter
Trade a Pokémon
KarrablastKarrablast Encounter
ShelmetShelmet Encounter
Use 10 Berries to help catch Pokémon
CombeeCombee Encounter
SewaddleSewaddle Encounter

Timed Research Introduced in Event

Bug Out Catch Challenge
1 / 3
Catch 25 Bug-type Pokémon
Poke BallPoke Ball * 25
Shedinja Shedinja Encounter
Lure ModuleLure Module * 1
2500 XP
Walk 2km
BeedrillBeedrill Encounter
Make 15 Nice Throws
Great BallGreat Ball * 20
Make 10 Great Throws
Ultra BallUltra Ball * 10
Make 5 Curveball Throws
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 10
Use 10 Berries to help catch Pokémon
CombeeCombee Encounter
2 / 3
Catch 25 Bug-type Pokémon
Poke BallPoke Ball * 25
Pinsir Pinsir Encounter
StardustStardust * 1000
2500 XP
Hatch an Egg
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 3
Evolve 2 Bug-type Pokémon
GrubbinGrubbin Encounter
Make 10 Great Throws
Great BallGreat Ball * 20
Catch 10 different species of Bug-type Pokémon
Beedrill Mega EnergyBeedrill Mega Energy * 50
Take snapshots of 5 different wild Pokémon
VenipedeVenipede Encounter
3 / 3
Claim Reward
CaterpieCaterpie Encounter
Scizor Mega EnergyScizor Mega Energy * 50
Scyther Scyther Encounter
Claim Reward
1000 XP
Claim Reward
WurmpleWurmple Encounter
Claim Reward
1000 XP
Claim Reward
WeedleWeedle Encounter
Claim Reward
1000 XP

Collection Challenge Introduced in Event

Bug Out Collection Challenge
Catch a Caterpie
15,000 XP
Bug Catcher PoseBug Catcher Pose *
Catch a Weedle
Catch a Wurmple
Catch a Grubbin
Catch a Dewpider
Catch a Joltik
Catch a Karrablast
Catch a Shelmet
Evolve a Wurmple into Silcoon
Evolve a Wurmple into Cascoon
Evolve a Spinarak into Ariados
Evolve a Ledyba into Ledian
Evolve a Kricketot into Kricketune
Evolve a Grubbin into Charjabug
Catch a Skorupi
Catch a Pineco

Clothing Added in Event

PictureNameColourPriceRestrictions
Male
Obstagoon Glasses Galarian Zigzagoon Catch Challenge
Female
Obstagoon Glasses Galarian Zigzagoon Catch Challenge