Detective Pikachu
Release Dates:

May 7th - May 17th 2019

To tie in with the release of the movie Detective Pikachu, a special event was held. This event includes unique Field Research, Detective Pikachu photobombs and Raid Battles as well as increased spawns of Pokémon from the movie.

Event Effects

Effect Type
Experience Boost *2 - On Capture

Spawn Increases In Event

Specific Pokémon

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu
In GO Snapshot Mode as a Photobomb & Wild
#001
Bulbasaur
#004
Charmander
#006
Charizard
#007
Squirtle
#039
Jigglypuff
#054
Psyduck
#058
Growlithe
#104
Cubone
#108
Lickitung
#122
Mr. Mime
Europe
#136
Flareon
#143
Snorlax
#190
Aipom
#209
Snubbull
#272
Ludicolo
#294
Loudred

New Pokémon in Event

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu
#026
Raichu

New Shiny Pokémon In Event

No. Pic Name Type
#190
Aipom
#424
Ambipom

Event Specific Raid Battles

No. Pic Name Type Rank Max. CP At Capture
#054
Psyduck
Normal: 632
Boosted: 790
#104
Cubone
Normal: 582
Boosted: 728
#209
Snubbull
Normal: 707
Boosted: 884
#108
Lickitung ☆☆
Normal: 806
Boosted: 1008
#190
Aipom ☆☆
Normal: 770
Boosted: 963
#224
Octillery ☆☆
Normal: 1322
Boosted: 1653
#059
Arcanine ☆☆☆
Normal: 1731
Boosted: 2164
#068
Machamp ☆☆☆
Normal: 1746
Boosted: 2183
#094
Gengar ☆☆☆
Normal: 1644
Boosted: 2055
#136
Flareon ☆☆☆
Normal: 1730
Boosted: 2163
#006
Charizard ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1651
Boosted: 2063
#143
Snorlax ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1843
Boosted: 2304

Event Exclusive Field Research

Task Reward
Detective Pikachu: Catch the Seed Pokémon that is seen walking in a river
Catch a Bulbasaur
TreeckoTreecko Encounter
Detective Pikachu: Catch the Fire-type Evolution of Eevee Twice
Catch 2 Flareon
ArcanineArcanine Encounter
Detective Pikachu: Catch the Water-type Pokémon carried in a backpack
Catch a Psyduck
MagikarpMagikarp Encounter
Detective Pikachu: Catch 10 Jigglypuff, Aipom or Snubbull
DittoDitto Encounter

Event Item Boxes

Special BoxGreat BoxUltra BoxAdventure Box
480 Coins780 Coins1480 Coins1480 Coins
ItemQuantity
Premium Raid Pass3
Egg Incubator2
Lucky Egg2
ItemQuantity
Premium Raid Pass3
Super Incubator3
Star Piece5
Lucky Egg4
ItemQuantity
Premium Raid Pass16
Super Incubator6
Incense5
Lucky Egg5
ItemQuantity
Super Incubator10
Incense5
Egg Incubator6
Lucky Egg4

Clothing Added in Event

PictureNameColourPriceRestrictions
Male
Detective Pikachu Cap FreeNone
Detective Pikachu Shirt FreeNone
Female
Detective Pikachu Cap FreeNone
Detective Pikachu Shirt FreeNone