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Pokémon Go: Lunar New Year – Unleashed Dragons: Global Challenge Mastered

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In Pokémon Go, the Lunar New Year event takes place in February 2024, and the Dragon Pokémon Sen-Long makes its debut. Additionally, plenty of Dragon Pokémon will be out and about! Together with trainers from all over the world, you can participate in a global challenge – which has now been mastered! Find all the event details, as well as steps and rewards for the Limited Research in the guide!

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UPDATE as of February 8, 2024 – Trainers, you have mastered the Global Challenge! In the “Global Challenge” section, you will find all active bonuses that are in effect until the end of the event!

Happy New Year, trainers! What, too late? Not at all! In Pokémon Go, the Lunar New Year event starts on Monday, February 5, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, February 11, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. (local time). For the first time, you can catch the Serene Pokémon Sen-Long, and with a bit of luck, you can encounter the Pokémon in its shiny form from the beginning of the event!

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Yes, you read that right: Shiny Sen-Long is also making its debut!

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Event Bonuses

  • When trading Pokémon, you have a higher chance of receiving a Lucky Pokémon.
  • The chance of becoming Lucky Friends is increased.
  • For catching with a nice, great, or excellent throw, you’ll receive additional candies.
  • The chance of XL candies is increased when catching a Pokémon with a nice, great, or excellent throw (Trainers level 31 and above).

Wild Pokémon

The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild during the event:

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  • Magikarp (+), Dratini (+), and Bagon (+)
  • Fennekin (+), Axew (+), and Helioptile (+)

If luck is on your side, you may even encounter the following Pokémon:

  • Miniras

Raid Battles

Level 1 Raid Battles

  • Dratini (+), Riolu (+), and Goomy (+)

Level 3 Raid Battles

  • Hydreigon (+), Turtonator (+), and Sen-Long (+)

Pokémon in Field Research

During the event, special Field Research tasks are available, where you can encounter plenty of Dragon-type Pokémon upon completion. You may encounter the following Pokémon:

  • Dratini (+), Trapinch (+), Swablu (+), and Gible (+)
  • Litwick (+), Hydreigon (+), Riolu (+), and Axew (+)
  • Bagon (+), Goomy (+), Turtonator (+), and Sen-Long (+)

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Paid Limited Research

For $2.49, you can purchase the ticket to a Limited Research in the Pokémon Go in-game shop. Great rewards await you for completing all tasks! Keep in mind that you must complete all tasks by Sunday, February 11, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. (local time) and claim the rewards. Otherwise, you’ll lose all in-game goodies!

If you want to share the fun with your friends, you can buy the Limited Research as a gift for your friends. Keep in mind that in Pokémon Go, you must have reached at least the Good Friends level to be able to gift the ticket.

Limited Research: Lunar New Year 2024 Step 1/2

  • Use 5 Power-ups on Dragon Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Dratini
  • Spin 15 PokéStops or Gyms – Reward: Encounter with Bagon
  • Catch 15 Dragon-type Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Axew

Reward for completing Limited Research: Lunar New Year 2024 Step 1/2: 2x Lucky Egg, 2,000 Stardust, and 4,000 Experience Points

Limited Research: Lunar New Year 2024 Step 2/2

  • Use 5 Power-ups on Dragon Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Gible
  • Evolve a Dragon-type Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Goomy
  • Use 10 Power-ups on Dragon Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Riolu
  • Evolve 3 Dragon-type Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Deino
  • Use 15 Power-ups on Dragon Pokémon – Reward: Encounter with Turtonator

Reward for completing Limited Research: Lunar New Year 2024 Step 2/2: Encounter with Sen-Long, 4,000 Stardust, and 8,000 Experience Points

Global Challenge: Unleashed Dragons

During the Lunar New Year Event 2024, a Global Challenge takes place, in which all trainers worldwide can participate. Together, you must land a total of one billion good throws. In Pokémon Go, you can always check the progress.

If enough trainers work together, bonuses will be unlocked until the end of the event. This includes Wild Pokémon, Pokémon in Raid Battles, and Special Attacks for specific Pokémon. Information on these will be released only once the goal is achieved – so get moving, trainers!

Global Challenge – Reward: Exclusive Attacks

You have successfully completed the Global Challenge, trainers! Celebrate your success with special attacks for the following Pokémon:

Flygon

Evolve Trapinch into Vibrava and Vibrava into Flygon during the event for the Pokémon to learn the charged attack “Earth Power” of the Ground type!

Salamence

Evolve Bagon into Shelgon and Shelgon into Salamence during the event for the Pokémon to learn the charged attack “Outrage” of the Dragon type.

Altaria

Evolve Swablu into Altaria during the event for the Pokémon to learn the charged attack “Moonblast” of the Fairy type.

Haxorus

Evolve Axew into Fraxure and Fraxure into Haxorus during the event for the Pokémon to learn the charged attack “Outrage” of the Dragon type.

Garchomp

Evolve Gible into Gabite and Gabite into Garchomp during the event for the Pokémon to learn the charged attack “Outrage” of the Dragon type.

Global Challenge – Reward: Wild Pokémon

Well done, trainers! By completing the Global Challenge, you’ve ensured that even more Pokémon will appear in the wild! You can encounter the following Pokémon more frequently in the wild in addition to those already known:

Gible (+), Deino (+), Litwick (+), Bagon (+), Riolu (+), Turtonator (+), and Latios

Global Challenge – Reward: Raid Battles

Celebrate your success, trainers, because you’ve mastered the Global Challenge. In addition to the Pokémon already known, you can now encounter the following Pokémon in raids:

Level 1 Raid Battle

Miniras

Level 3 Raid Battle

Haxorus (+)

(+) With a little luck, you may encounter shiny Pokémon!

Pokémon Go: Events in February 2024

Look forward to a Raid Day with Hisui-Silvally! Additionally, the “Carnival of Love” event will soon take place, bringing with it a new top raid: Cupidoss makes its debut! Also, get ready for the Pokémon GO Tour – Sinnoh! If you want to hatch eggs, you might want to check out the Limited Research “Egg-stravagant Access”!

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