Remember - these legendary Pokémon are region exclusives, so you will only be able to catch one and which is determined by where you live.
The research tasks can only be found by spinning PokéStops, alongside the current roster of monthly research tasks, which are currently available. If you're looking for a specific task, then you might have to visit a number of different PokéStops.
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Lake Legends event research task rewards in Pokémon Go
Below you'll find all of the Lake Legends event research tasks and their rewards, which are available from Tuesday, 24th November till Monday, 30th November at 10pm local time.
While you can only find these research tasks during the event, you can hold onto these tasks and complete them once the Lake Legends event ends.
Lake Legends event research tasks list:
- Use 5 Berries to help catch Pokémon reward - Piplup, Chimchar and Turtwig
- Catch 5 water-type Pokémon reward - Goldeen
- Send 3 Gifts reward - Starly
- Win 1 Raid reward - Bronzor
Thank you to SilphScience from reddit for the help with information!
Have fun during the Lake Legends event in Pokémon Go!
The Season of Celebration has arrived! With it comes a level cap increase - including the addition of XL Candy, the Legacy 40 Challenge quest and boosts to some XP sources - Platinum Medals, the arrival of Gen 6 Pokémon such as Espurr and changes to the Go Battle League We've recently seen the addition of 'Strange' red eggs and new Arlo, Cliff, Sierra andGiovanni line-ups.
What else do you need to know about the Lake Legends event in Pokémon Go?
Known as the Lake Guardians, this trio of legendary Pokémon are regional exclusives, with each one only appearing in the following regions:
- Uxie regions - Asia and Pacific
- Mesprit regions - Europe, Middle East, Africa and India
- Azelf regions - Americas and Greenland
Luckily, Uxie, Mesprit and Azelf will be appearing in raids for a short period after the Lake Legends event ends as well. They will leave five-star raids on Tuesday, 1st December at the following times:
- UK - 9pm (GMT)
- Europe - 10pm (CET)
- East Coast US - 4pm (EST)
- West Coast US - 1pm (PST)
Don't forget to use a Remote Raid pass if you've got a spare!
Shiny Goldeen and Seaking are also being released as part of the Lake Legends event, so make sure you investigate every Goldeen you see!
During the Lake Legends event, a number of Pokémon will be appearing in the wild, including:
Finally, Pokémon connected to the virtues of emotion, knowledge and willpower, such as Ralts or Abra, will be appearing in 5km and when you use Incense.