Halloween 2020

Release Dates:

October 24th - November 4th 2020

As part of the annual Halloween celebrations in Pokémon GO, another Halloween event was held. This event focuses on Ghost-type Pokémon and introduces Galarian Yamask and Runerigus into the game. It also comes with the Special Research, A Spooky Message Unmasked



AnchorsGeneral
Effects
Encounter
Spawns
Photobomb
Photo
New Pokémon
New Pokémon
Shiny
New Shinies
Raid
Raids
Field Research
Field Research
Timed Research
Timed Research
Special Research
Special Research
Sticker
Stickers
Shop Box
Boxes
Clothing
Clothing

Event Effects

Effect Type
Catch Candy *2
Transfer Candy *2

Spawn Increases In Event

Specific Pokémon

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu

Shiny Capable
#088
Grimer

Shiny Capable
#092
Gastly

Shiny Capable
#093
Haunter
#200
Misdreavus

Shiny Capable
#302
Sableye

Shiny Capable
#353
Shuppet

Shiny Capable
#355
Duskull

Shiny Capable
#358
Chimecho

Shiny Capable
#425
Drifloon

Shiny Capable
#562
Yamask

Shiny Capable
#607
Litwick

Specific Photobomb Spawns

No. Pic Name Type
#200
Misdreavus
Shiny Capable
#562
Yamask
Shiny Capable

New Pokémon in Event

No. Pic Name Type
#094
Mega Gengar
#562
Yamask (Galarian Form)
#867
Runerigus
#094
Gengar (Halloween)
#302
Sableye (Halloween)

New Shiny Pokémon In Event

No. Pic Name Type
#442
Spiritomb
#094
Gengar (Halloween)
#302
Sableye (Halloween)

Event Specific Raid Battles

No. Pic Name Type Rank Max. CP At Capture
#001
Bulbasaur
Shiny Capable
Normal: 637
Boosted: 796
#004
Charmander
Shiny Capable
Normal: 560
Boosted: 700
#007
Squirtle
Shiny Capable
Normal: 540
Boosted: 675
#200
Misdreavus
Shiny Capable
Normal: 1100
Boosted: 1376
#302
Sableye
Shiny Capable
Normal: 843
Boosted: 1054
#094
Gengar
Shiny Capable
☆☆☆
Normal: 1644
Boosted: 2055
#491
Darkrai
Shiny Capable
☆☆☆☆☆
Normal: 2136
Boosted: 2671

Event Exclusive Field Research

Task Reward
Catch 18 Ghost-type Pokemon
SpiritombSpiritomb Encounter
Catch 18 Dark-type Pokemon
SpiritombSpiritomb Encounter
Purify 2 Shadow Pokémon
CuboneCubone Encounter
Win 2 Raids
SpiritombSpiritomb Encounter
YamaskYamask Encounter

Timed Research Introduced in Event

Mega Gengar
1 /
Transfer 13 Pokémon
Poke BallPoke Ball * 10
Gengar Mega EnergyGengar Mega Energy * 50
Gastly CandyGastly Candy * 5
StardustStardust * 500
Catch 13 Ghost-type Pokémon
GastlyGastly Encounter
Catch 13 Dark-type Pokémon
HoundourHoundour Encounter
2 /
Make 5 Nice Throws in a row
GastlyGastly Encounter
Gengar Mega EnergyGengar Mega Energy * 50
Gastly CandyGastly Candy * 5
StardustStardust * 1000
Evolve 4 Pokémon
HaunterHaunter Encounter
Catch 94 Pokémon
GengarGengar Encounter
3 /
Claim Reward
Gengar Mega EnergyGengar Mega Energy * 20
Gengar Mega EnergyGengar Mega Energy * 100
Gastly CandyGastly Candy * 10
StardustStardust * 1500
Claim Reward
Gengar Mega EnergyGengar Mega Energy * 20
Claim Reward
Gengar Mega EnergyGengar Mega Energy * 20

Special Research Introduced in Event

A Spooky Message Unmasked
1 / 4
Catch 30 Ghost-type Pokémon
DuskullDuskull Encounter
Yamask Yamask Encounter
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 3
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 4
Transfer 4 Pokémon
StardustStardust * 340
Catch 34 Pokémon
340 XP
2 / 4
Catch 10 Dark-type Pokémon
SableyeSableye Encounter
Spiritomb Spiritomb Encounter
PotionPotion * 10
Great BallGreat Ball * 8
Make 8 Nice Throws
Poke BallPoke Ball * 10
Catch 108 Pokémon
1080 XP
3 / 4
Catch 40 Ghost-type Pokémon
LitwickLitwick Encounter
Yamask Yamask Encounter
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 44
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 9
Make 9 Great Throws
StardustStardust * 490
Catch 49 Pokémon
490 XP
4 / 4
Claim Reward
3400 XP
Yamask CandyYamask Candy * 4
Yamask CandyYamask Candy * 9
StardustStardust * 4900
Claim Reward
1080 XP
Claim Reward
4900 XP

Event Exclusive Stickers

PictureNameMethod
Costume Gengar Costume Gengar Open Gifts
Costume Bulbasaur Costume Bulbasaur Open Gifts
Costume Charmander Costume Charmander Open Gifts
Costume Pikachu Costume Pikachu Open Gifts
Costume Squirtle Costume Squirtle Open Gifts
Costume Sableye Costume Sableye Open Gifts
Pumpkin Pumpkin Open Gifts

Event Item Boxes

Creepy CrateBoo BundlePumpkin Pack
480 Coins1480 Coins1480 Coins
ItemQuantity
Premium Battle Pass2
Incense2
Super Incubator4
Poke Ball20
ItemQuantity
Premium Raid Pass16
Super Incubator8
Incense4
Star Piece4
ItemQuantity
Super Incubator20
Incense4
Star Piece4
Egg Incubator4

Clothing Added in Event

PictureNameColourPriceRestrictions
Male
Spooky Pose 500 Poké Coins
Gengar Onesie 400 Poké Coins
Sableye Goggles 150 Poké Coins
Yamask Top Hat 150 Poké Coins
Banette Mask 150 Poké Coins
Sableye Mask 150 Poké Coins
Pikachu Mask 150 Poké Coins
Female
Spooky Pose 500 Poké Coins
Gengar Onesie 400 Poké Coins
Sableye Goggles 150 Poké Coins
Yamask Top Hat 150 Poké Coins
Banette Mask 150 Poké Coins
Sableye Mask 150 Poké Coins
Pikachu Mask 150 Poké Coins