Test Your Mettle

Release Dates:

September 16th - September 21st 2022

The Test Your Mettle event was a new event focused around Steel types, introducing Togedemaru and Mega Aggron into the game



AnchorsGeneral
Effects
Encounter
Spawns
Egg
Eggs
New Pokémon
New Pokémon
Raid
Raids
Field Research
Field Research
Timed Research
Timed Research
Shop Box
Boxes

Event Effects

Effect Type
Candy for successful catch with Nice, Great or Excellent Throws Increased
Candy XL for successful catch with Nice, Great or Excellent Throws Increased

Spawn Increases In Event

Specific Pokémon

No. Pic Name Type
#081
Magnemite

Shiny Capable
#204
Pineco

Shiny Capable
#299
Nosepass

Shiny Capable
#304
Aron

Shiny Capable
#374
Beldum

Shiny Capable
#394
Prinplup
#436
Bronzor

Shiny Capable
#529
Drilbur
#597
Ferroseed

Shiny Capable
#618
Stunfisk

Shiny Capable
#777
Togedemaru

Specific Egg Hatches

No. Pic Name Type
#027
Sandshrew
Shiny Capable
7km Egg
#050
Diglett
Shiny Capable
7km Egg
#052
Meowth
Shiny Capable
7km Egg
#447
Riolu
Shiny Capable
7km Egg
#618
Stunfisk
Shiny Capable
7km Egg

New Pokémon in Event

No. Pic Name Type
#777
Togedemaru
#306
Mega Aggron

Event Specific Raid Battles

No. Pic Name Type Rank Max. CP At Capture
#123
Scyther
Shiny Capable
Normal: 1546
Boosted: 1933
#374
Beldum
Shiny Capable
Normal: 558
Boosted: 697
#410
Shieldon
Shiny Capable
Normal: 509
Boosted: 636
#599
Klink
Shiny Capable
Normal: 546
Boosted: 683
#777
Togedemaru
Normal: 1234
Boosted: 1543
#082
Magneton ☆☆☆
Normal: 1420
Boosted: 1775
#227
Skarmory
Shiny Capable
☆☆☆
Normal: 1204
Boosted: 1506
#303
Mawile
Shiny Capable
☆☆☆
Normal: 934
Boosted: 1167
#305
Lairon ☆☆☆
Normal: 1174
Boosted: 1468
#797
Celesteela ☆☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1772
Boosted: 2216
#798
Kartana ☆☆☆☆☆
Normal: 2101
Boosted: 2626

Event Exclusive Field Research

Task Reward
Catch 5 Pokémon
MagnemiteMagnemite Encounter
NosepassNosepass Encounter
FerroseedFerroseed Encounter
Catch 10 Pokémon
PinecoPineco Encounter
DrilburDrilbur Encounter
Catch 15 Pokémon
BeldumBeldum Encounter
Evolve 2 Steel-type Pokémon
Scizor Mega EnergyScizor Mega Energy * 50
Steelix Mega EnergySteelix Mega Energy * 50
Power Up 5 Steel-type Pokémon
TogedemaruTogedemaru Encounter

Timed Research Introduced in Event

Test Your Mettle
1 / 2
Catch 25 Steel-type Pokémon
Poke BallPoke Ball * 25
Togedemaru Togedemaru Encounter
Magnetic Lure ModuleMagnetic Lure Module * 1
2500 XP
Walk 2km
OnixOnix 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
Steelix Mega EnergySteelix Mega Energy * 50
2 / 2
Catch 25 Steel-type Pokémon
Poke BallPoke Ball * 25
Aggron Mega EnergyAggron Mega Energy * 50
Aron Aron Encounter
Aron CandyAron Candy * 50
Make 15 Curveball Throws
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 3
Evolve 3 Steel-type Pokémon
Great BallGreat Ball * 20
Make 5 Excellent Throws
BeldumBeldum Encounter
Catch 5 different species of Steel-type Pokémon
SandshrewSandshrew Encounter
Take snapshots of 5 different wild Steel-type Pokémon
StardustStardust * 1000

Event Item Boxes

Hatch BoxSpecial BoxUltra Box
399 Coins675 Coins2299 Coins
ItemQuantity
Super Incubator1
Egg Incubator2
ItemQuantity
Premium Battle Pass1
Super Incubator2
Egg Incubator2
Remote Raid Pass1
ItemQuantity
Premium Battle Pass3
Super Incubator10
Egg Incubator5
Remote Raid Pass3