Throwback Challenge 2020 Hoenn

Release Dates:

May 15th - May 22nd 2020

This event is the third of four special Throwback Challenge and focuses on Hoenn Pokémon. It includes special Timed research in the Today's View that gives lots of Hoenn Pokémon, themed around each Gym, and finishes with Groudon

Event Effects

Effect Type
Hatch Distance 50%
Buddy Distance 50%

Spawn Increases In Event

Specific Pokémon

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu
#252
Treecko
#255
Torchic
#258
Mudkip
#261
Poochyena
#263
Zigzagoon
#265
Wurmple
#276
Taillow
#278
Wingull
#283
Surskit
#293
Whismur
#294
Loudred
#300
Skitty
#304
Aron
#307
Meditite
#309
Electrike
#311
Plusle
#312
Minun
#316
Gulpin
#325
Spoink
#331
Cacnea
#333
Swablu
#335
Zangoose
In usual locations
#336
Seviper
In usual locations
#339
Barboach
#353
Shuppet
#355
Duskull
#374
Beldum

Specific Egg Hatches

No. Pic Name Type
#270
Lotad
7km Eggs
#287
Slakoth
7km Eggs
#290
Nincada
7km Eggs
#300
Skitty
7km Eggs
#302
Sableye
7km Eggs
#303
Mawile
7km Eggs
#328
Trapinch
7km Eggs
#349
Feebas
7km Eggs
#366
Clamperl
7km Eggs

Special Move When Evolved/Caught

No. Pic Name Type Move
#383
Groudon Fire Punch

New Pokémon in Event

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu (Rayquaza Hat)

New Shiny Pokémon In Event

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu (Rayquaza Hat)
#300
Skitty
#301
Delcatty

Event Specific Raid Battles

No. Pic Name Type Rank Max. CP At Capture
#252
Treecko
Normal: 601
Boosted: 752
#255
Torchic
Normal: 624
Boosted: 781
#258
Mudkip
Normal: 644
Boosted: 805
#331
Cacnea
Normal: 709
Boosted: 887
#355
Duskull
Normal: 403
Boosted: 504
#281
Kirlia ☆☆
Normal: 552
Boosted: 690
#299
Nosepass ☆☆
Normal: 567
Boosted: 709
#302
Sableye ☆☆
Normal: 843
Boosted: 1054
#303
Mawile ☆☆
Normal: 934
Boosted: 1167
#315
Roselia ☆☆
Normal: 1068
Boosted: 1335
#349
Feebas ☆☆
Normal: 157
Boosted: 196
#297
Hariyama ☆☆☆
Normal: 1616
Boosted: 2020
#332
Cacturne ☆☆☆
Normal: 1313
Boosted: 1641
#344
Claydol ☆☆☆
Normal: 1126
Boosted: 1408
#354
Banette ☆☆☆
Normal: 1313
Boosted: 1642
#308
Medicham ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 817
Boosted: 1022
#359
Absol ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1443
Boosted: 1805
#365
Walrein ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1557
Boosted: 1947
#376
Metagross ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 2166
Boosted: 2708

Event Exclusive Field Research

Task Reward
Battle another trainer
CombuskenCombusken Encounter
Catch an Electric-type Pokémon
SwellowSwellow Encounter
Catch 3 Normal-type Pokémon
SkittySkitty Encounter
Earn a heart with your buddy
MarshtompMarshtomp Encounter
Evolve a Pokémon
SnoruntSnorunt Encounter
Give your buddy a treat
CorphishCorphish Encounter
Play with your buddy
LotadLotad Encounter
Send 2 Gifts
TreeckoTreecko Encounter
Trade a Pokémon
RaltsRalts Encounter

Today's View Research Introduced in Event

Throwback Challenge Hoenn
1 / 9
Catch 3 Grass, Water or Fire-type Pokémon
PokePoke Ball * 10
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 1
Nosepass Nosepass Encounter
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 2
Claim Reward
RareRare Candy * 5
Catch a Rock-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
2 / 9
Power up a Pokémon
PinapPinap Berry * 5
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 1
Hariyama Hariyama Encounter
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 2
Make 3 Nice Throws
LaironLairon Encounter
Catch a Fighting-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
3 / 9
Send a gift to a friend
Incense"Incense * 1
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 1
Manectric Manectric Encounter
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 2
Make 3 Curveball Throws
WailmerWailmer Encounter
Catch an Electric-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
4 / 9
Earn a Candy walking with your buddy
TrapinchTrapinch Encounter
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 1
Camerupt Camerupt Encounter
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 2
Catch 3 Pokémon with Weather Boost
BagonBagon Encounter
Catch a Fire-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
5 / 9
Make 3 Great Throws
ShedinjaShedinja Encounter
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 1
Slakoth Slakoth Encounter
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 2
Power up Pokémon 3 times
GreatGreat Ball * 10
Catch a Normal-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
6 / 9
Catch a Water, Electric, or Bug-type Pokémon
UltraUltra Ball * 10
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 1
Swellow Swellow Encounter
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 2
Battle another trainer
AbsolAbsol Encounter
Catch a Flying-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
7 / 9
Catch a Ghost-type Pokémon
Revive"Revive * 5
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 1
Claydol Claydol Encounter
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 2
Give your buddy 3 treats
ChargedCharged TM * 1
Catch a Psychic-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
8 / 9
Take a snapshot of a Water-type Pokémon
ClamperlClamperl Encounter
Razz BerryRazz Berry * 1
Sealeo Sealeo Encounter
Pinap BerryPinap Berry * 2
Evolve a Pokémon
StarStar Piece * 1
Catch a Water-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
9 / 9
Claim Reward
3000 XP
Rare CandyRare Candy * 10
Groudon Groudon Encounter
Claim Reward
3000 XP
Claim Reward
3000 XP