Pokemon Go New Special Research Quests Featuring Mythical Pokemon Meltan are on the Way

Update 11/16/2018: Meltan Special Research is now live! Get ready for new quests Trainers!

  • Spin 5 PokeStops or Gyms – 500 XP
  • Catch 10 Pokemon – 500 XP
  • Transfer 5 Pokemon – 500 XP
  • Rewards – x1000 Stardust, x10 Pokeballs, X1 Super Incubator

Previous Story 10/24/2018: Trainers, new Special Research quests will be coming to Pokemon Go and this time players will have a chance to catch the new Mythical Pokemon Meltan.

The two Professors, Professor Oak and Professor Willow, found a new Mystery Box. When Professor Oak opened the box in his laboratory, he found a rusty lump of metal inside. This rusty lump is composed of the same elements as Meltan.

He then sent the Mystery Box to Professor Willow, and here is what happened:

In order to catch Meltan, it is essential to have a Mystery Box, which can be received by sending Pokemon from Pokemon Go to Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! When the Box is received, players will have a limited time of 30 minutes to catch Meltan in Pokemon Go before the Box closes.

The only way to open the Mystery Box again is to wait a set amount of time before transferring more Pokemon over.

New Special Research quests will be coming to Pokemon Go that will let you embark on a search for the Mythical Pokemon Meltan. Look forward to this new Special Research this winter, when you can participate in various investigations with Professor Willow and catch Meltan!

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Dejan Kacurov

Hello everyone! My name is Dejan, but you can call me Mr.D. I enjoy all video games, especially Apex Legends, Pokemon Go, and Spider-Man. A husband and father of two who also goes to the gym often and does Crossfit. I got inspiration for gaming exactly 8 years ago, and I've been writing gaming news for 7 years. I hope that you will find all the answers to your questions regarding gaming on our site. Stay healthy, and love each other!

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