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Pokemon • Mar 04, 2019

Pokemon Go: March field research & breakthrough rewards - full list

Pokemon Go: March field research & breakthrough rewards - full list

Pokemon Go trainers are awaiting the list of field research tasks for March. While these have yet to be confirmed, the research breakthrough Pokemon encounter pool has.


March breakthrough rewards

Pokemon Go fans have been wondering which Pokemon will be include in March's breakthrough rewards. Niantic have confirmed, according to Pokemon Go YouTuber ZoeTwoDots, that Raikou, Entei, Suicune, Lugia, Ho-oh, Regice, Registeel, Regirock will all be included in the March research breakthrough pool.

The February pool included five of these with the addition of the legendary Kanto Pokemon, Articuno, Zapdos and Moltres. March sees these latter three replaced with the regi-trio Gen 3 legends, Regice, Regirock and Registeel. Which of these eight Pokemon you encounter as a result of a research breakthrough is random.


March field research

The full list of March field research tasks are as follows:

Source: Leek Duck

Field Research TaskEncounter/Reward
Catch 10 PokemonMagikarp or Houndour
Catch a dragon-type
Catch 5 fighting-typeMagnemite
Catch 5 normal, electric or poison-typeStarmie
Catch 7 flying, psychic or dark-typeAnorith
Catch 10 ice-typeKabuto
Catch 10 ground-typeSandshrew
Catch 5 Pokemon with weather boostVulpix or Poliwag
Use 5 berriesGrowlithe
Use 5 razz berriesCubone
Use 10 pinap berriesMagikarp
Make 5 nice throwsVoltorb or Bidoof
Make 3 great throwsGastly, Lileep or Anorith
Make 3 great throws in a rowOnix
Make 5 great curveball throws in a rowSpinda #2
Make 3 excellent throws in a rowLarvitar
Battle in a gymMankey or Machop
Battle in a gym 5 timesMachop
Win a gym battleBulbasaur, Charmander or Squirtle
Win 3 gym battlesJynx
Win 5 gym battlesLapras
Use a super effective charged attack in 7 gym battlesElectabuzz
Battle in a raidDrowzee
Win a level 3 or higher raidOmanyte or Kabuto
Win 5 raidsAerodactyl
Hatch an eggExeggcute or Snubbull
Hatch 3 eggsMagmar
Hatch 5 eggsChansey
Power up Pokemon 5 timesBulbasaur, Charmander or Squirtle
Evolve a PokemonEevee or Sunkern
Use an item to evolve a PokemonAerodactyl
Send 2 gifts to friendsGastly
Trade a PokemonManectric
Transfer 3 PokemonVulpix
Earn 5 candies walking with your buddyTenatcruel


These are simply the rewards for various field research tasks - but it is important to understand the mechanics of Pokemon Go research.

Managing your field research tasks so you can earn a stamp everyday, not wasting on of your three slots and knowing where to find particular tasks is essential.

Last updated 07:02 ET, June 26, 2019

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