Throwback Challenge 2020 Johto

Release Dates:

May 8th - May 15th 2020

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

Event Effects

Effect Type
Catch Stardust *2
Raid Stardust *2

Spawn Increases In Event

Specific Pokémon

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu
#066
Machop
#152
Chikorita
#155
Cyndaquil
#158
Totodile
#161
Sentret
#163
Hoothoot
#165
Ledyba
#167
Spinarak
#179
Mareep
#190
Aipom
#191
Sunkern
#193
Yanma
#194
Wooper
#198
Murkrow
#200
Misdreavus
#206
Dunsparce
#211
Qwilfish
#220
Swinub
#227
Skarmory
#231
Phanpy

Specific Egg Hatches

No. Pic Name Type
#170
Chinchou
7km Eggs
#193
Yanma
7km Eggs
#203
Girafarig
7km Eggs
#204
Pineco
7km Eggs
#206
Dunsparce
7km Eggs
#207
Gligar
7km Eggs
#213
Shuckle
7km Eggs
#227
Skarmory
7km Eggs
#231
Phanpy
7km Eggs

Special Move When Evolved/Caught

No. Pic Name Type Move
#250
Ho-Oh Earthquake

New Pokémon in Event

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

New Shiny Pokémon In Event

No. Pic Name Type
#025
Pikachu (Umbreon Hat)
#206
Dunsparce

Event Specific Raid Battles

No. Pic Name Type Rank Max. CP At Capture
#152
Chikorita
Normal: 534
Boosted: 668
#155
Cyndaquil
Normal: 560
Boosted: 700
#158
Totodile
Normal: 646
Boosted: 808
#179
Mareep
Normal: 566
Boosted: 708
#200
Misdreavus ☆☆
Normal: 1100
Boosted: 1376
#204
Pineco ☆☆
Normal: 633
Boosted: 791
#207
Gligar ☆☆
Normal: 1061
Boosted: 1326
#215
Sneasel ☆☆
Normal: 1172
Boosted: 1465
#237
Hitmontop ☆☆
Normal: 1232
Boosted: 1540
#196
Espeon ☆☆☆
Normal: 1811
Boosted: 2264
#197
Umbreon ☆☆☆
Normal: 1221
Boosted: 1526
#213
Shuckle ☆☆☆
Normal: 231
Boosted: 289
#227
Skarmory ☆☆☆
Normal: 1204
Boosted: 1506
#232
Donphan ☆☆☆
Normal: 1722
Boosted: 2152
#176
Togetic ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 976
Boosted: 1220
#210
Granbull ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1458
Boosted: 1823
#217
Ursaring ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 1683
Boosted: 2103
#248
Tyranitar ☆☆☆☆
Normal: 2191
Boosted: 2739

Event Exclusive Field Research

Task Reward
Catch 3 Fire-type Pokémon
QuilavaQuilava Encounter
Catch 3 Normal-type Pokémon
DunsparceDunsparce Encounter
Earn a heart with your buddy
BayleefBayleef Encounter
Hatch an Egg
PhanpyPhanpy Encounter
Make 3 Curveball Throws
NoctowlNoctowl Encounter
Play with your buddy
TotodileTotodile Encounter
Trade a Pokémon
AipomAipom Encounter
Use 5 berries to help catch Pokémon
PinecoPineco Encounter

Today's View Research Introduced in Event

Throwback Challenge Johto
1 / 9
Catch 3 Grass, Fire or Water-type Pokémon
PokePoke Ball * 10
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 1
Xatu Xatu Encounter
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 2
Send a Gift to a Friend
DunsparceDunsparce Encounter
Catch a Flying-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
2 / 9
Play with your buddy
SpinarakSpinarak Encounter
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 1
Pineco Pineco Encounter
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 2
Give your buddy 3 treats
RazzRazz Berry * 5
Catch a Bug-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
3 / 9
Make 3 Great Throws
ChargedCharged TM * 1
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 1
Miltank Miltank Encounter
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 2
Hatch an Egg
SnubbullSnubbull Encounter
Catch a Normal-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
4 / 9
Evolve a Pokémon
SudowoodoSudowoodo Encounter
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 1
Misdreavus Misdreavus Encounter
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 2
Catch 5 different species of Pokémon
GreatGreat Ball * 10
Catch a Ghost-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
5 / 9
Take 3 snapshots with your buddy
ShuckleShuckle Encounter
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 1
Hitmontop Hitmontop Encounter
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 2
Make 4 Nice Curveball Throws
MantineMantine Encounter
Catch a Fighting-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
6 / 9
Catch an Electric-type Pokémon
Incense"Incense * 1
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 1
Skarmory Skarmory Encounter
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 2
Power up Pokémon 3 times
MareepMareep Encounter
Catch a Steel-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
7 / 9
Evolve a Pokémon
KingsKings Rock * 1
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 1
Piloswine Piloswine Encounter
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 2
Catch a Water-type Pokémon
GligarGligar Encounter
Catch an Ice-type Pokémon
Stardust"Stardust * 500
8 / 9
Take a Snapshot of Ice-type Pokémon
DragonDragon Scale * 1
Golden Razz BerryGolden Razz Berry * 1
Donphan Donphan Encounter
Silver Pinap BerrySilver Pinap Berry * 2
Battle another trainer
UltraUltra Ball * 10
Power up Pokémon 6 times
Stardust"Stardust * 500
9 / 9
Claim Reward
3000 XP
Rare CandyRare Candy * 5
Ho-Oh Ho-Oh Encounter
Claim Reward
3000 XP
Claim Reward
3000 XP