The 4th Anniversary was an event that began on July 3rd, 2020, to celebrate the fourth anniversary of Pokémon GO and it concluded on July 8th, 2020. It also featured the GO Fest Weekly Challenge: Skill Timed Special Research.[1][2]

Features

Featured Pokémon

The following Pokémon were released with the start of the event:

Pikachu
#025
Electric
Ducklett
#580
Water   Flying
Swanna
#581
Water   Flying
TodayView Icon PokemonEncounter.png Pokémon in wild

Selected Flying-type Pokémon had increased spawn rates in the wild and from Incense or Lure Modules:

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Bulbasaur
Bulbasaur
#001
Grass   Poison
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Pidgey
Pidgey
#016
Normal   Flying
Spearow
#021
Normal   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Pikachu
Pikachu
#025
Electric
Shiny Pokémon.png
Zubat
Zubat
#041
Poison   Flying
Hoothoot
#163
Normal   Flying
Ledyba
#165
Bug   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Yanma
Yanma
#193
Bug   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Wingull
Wingull
#278
Water   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Swablu
Swablu
#333
Normal   Flying
Starly
#396
Normal   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Drifloon
Drifloon
#425
Ghost   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Pidove
Pidove
#519
Normal   Flying
Ducklett
#580
Water   Flying

These Shiny Pokémon were released with the start of the event:

Pikachu
#025
Electric
Pidove
#519
Normal   Flying
Tranquill
#520
Normal   Flying
Unfezant
#521
Normal   Flying

2-km and 5-km Pokémon Eggs obtained during the event would hatch more of these Pokémon:

Egg 2k.png 2-km Eggs
Shiny Pokémon.png
Pidgey
Pidgey
#016
388 / 352
Shiny Pokémon.png
Zubat
Zubat
#041
381 / 344
Egg 5k.png 5-km Eggs
Shiny Pokémon.png
Bulbasaur
Bulbasaur
#001
637 / 590
Shiny Pokémon.png
Charmander
Charmander
#004
560 / 516
Shiny Pokémon.png
Squirtle
Squirtle
#007
540 / 497
Shiny Pokémon.png
Taillow
Taillow
#276
437 / 397
Shiny Pokémon.png
Wingull
Wingull
#278
437 / 397
Shiny Pokémon.png
Swablu
Swablu
#333
470 / 429
Shiny Pokémon.png
Drifloon
Drifloon
#425
684 / 633
Mantyke
#458
713 / 662
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Pidove
Pidove
#519
484 / 443
Woobat
#527
580 / 535
Ducklett
#580
489 / 447

The following Raid Bosses were available for a time of this event. Ho-Oh was only available from July 3rd to July 6th.

Egg Raid Normal.png 1st Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Bulbasaur
Bulbasaur
#001 Bulbasaur
Grass Poison
Boss CP 3,656 CP
Max capture CP 637 CP 796 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Charmander
Charmander
Fire
Boss CP 3,334 CP
Max capture CP 560 CP 700 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Squirtle
Squirtle
#007 Squirtle
Water
Boss CP 3,113 CP
Max capture CP 540 CP 675 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Pikachu
Pikachu
#025 Pikachu
Electric
Boss CP 3,277 CP
Max capture CP 536 CP 670 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Omanyte
Omanyte
#138 Omanyte
Rock Water
Boss CP 5,397 CP
Max capture CP 882 CP 1,103 CP
Egg Raid Normal.png 2nd Tier
Slowbro
#080 Slowbro
Water Psychic
Boss CP 11,375 CP
Max capture CP 1,454 CP 1,817 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Sudowoodo
Sudowoodo
#185 Sudowoodo
Rock
Boss CP 15,091 CP
Max capture CP 1,227 CP 1,534 CP
Manectric
#310 Manectric
Electric
Boss CP 16,444 CP
Max capture CP 1,337 CP 1,672 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Feebas
Feebas
#349 Feebas
Water
Boss CP 1,077 CP
Max capture CP 157 CP 196 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 3rd Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Raichu
Raichu
Electric Psychic
Boss CP 16,848 CP
Max capture CP 1,306 CP 1,633 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Onix
Onix
#095 Onix
Rock Ground
Boss CP 9,429 CP
Max capture CP 629 CP 787 CP
Kabutops
#141 Kabutops
Rock Water
Boss CP 19,990 CP
Max capture CP 1,550 CP 1,938 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Aerodactyl
Aerodactyl
Rock Flying
Boss CP 18,678 CP
Max capture CP 1,590 CP 1,988 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 4th Tier
Golem
#076 Golem
Rock Ground
Boss CP 19,790 CP
Max capture CP 1,685 CP 2,106 CP
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Lapras
Lapras
#131 Lapras
Water Ice
Boss CP 14,847 CP
Max capture CP 1,509 CP 1,886 CP
Feraligatr
Water
Boss CP 29,736 CP
Max capture CP 1,632 CP 2,040 CP
Tyranitar
#248 Tyranitar
Rock Dark
Boss CP 37,599 CP
Max capture CP 2,191 CP 2,739 CP
Egg Raid Legendary.png 5th Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Ho-Oh
Ho-Oh
#250 Ho-Oh
Fire Flying
Boss CP 50,064 CP
Max capture CP 2,207 CP 2,759 CP
Zekrom
#644 Zekrom
Dragon Electric
Boss CP 53,394 CP
Max capture CP 2,307 CP 2,884 CP

After Ho-Oh left, the Raid Bosses were changed to be Flying-type themed.

Egg Raid Normal.png 1st Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Bulbasaur
Bulbasaur
#001 Bulbasaur
Grass Poison
Boss CP 3,656 CP
Max capture CP 637 CP 796 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Charmander
Charmander
Fire
Boss CP 3,334 CP
Max capture CP 560 CP 700 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Squirtle
Squirtle
#007 Squirtle
Water
Boss CP 3,113 CP
Max capture CP 540 CP 675 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Pikachu
Pikachu
#025 Pikachu
Electric
Boss CP 3,277 CP
Max capture CP 536 CP 670 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Swablu
Swablu
#333 Swablu
Normal Flying
Boss CP 2,702 CP
Max capture CP 470 CP 588 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Klink
Klink
#599 Klink
Steel
Boss CP 3,227 CP
Max capture CP 546 CP 683 CP
Egg Raid Normal.png 2nd Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Exeggutor
Exeggutor
Grass Dragon
Boss CP 19,053 CP
Max capture CP 1,722 CP 2,153 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Gligar
Gligar
#207 Gligar
Ground Flying
Boss CP 5,459 CP
Max capture CP 1,061 CP 1,326 CP
Mantine
#226 Mantine
Water Flying
Boss CP 10,735 CP
Max capture CP 1,204 CP 1,506 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Drifloon
Drifloon
#425 Drifloon
Ghost Flying
Boss CP 5,458 CP
Max capture CP 684 CP 855 CP
Woobat
#527 Woobat
Psychic Flying
Boss CP 5,176 CP
Max capture CP 580 CP 726 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 3rd Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Raichu
Raichu
Electric Psychic
Boss CP 16,848 CP
Max capture CP 1,306 CP 1,633 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Scyther
Scyther
#123 Scyther
Bug Flying
Boss CP 19,014 CP
Max capture CP 1,546 CP 1,933 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Aerodactyl
Aerodactyl
Rock Flying
Boss CP 18,678 CP
Max capture CP 1,590 CP 1,988 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Skarmory
Skarmory
#227 Skarmory
Steel Flying
Boss CP 15,182 CP
Max capture CP 1,204 CP 1,506 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 4th Tier
Pidgeot
#018 Pidgeot
Normal Flying
Boss CP 22,322 CP
Max capture CP 1,216 CP 1,521 CP
Shiny Pokémon.png
Marowak
Marowak
Fire Ghost
Boss CP 13,525 CP
Max capture CP 1,048 CP 1,311 CP
Dragonite
#149 Dragonite
Dragon Flying
Boss CP 24,343 CP
Max capture CP 2,167 CP 2,709 CP
Togetic
#176 Togetic
Fairy Flying
Boss CP 20,453 CP
Max capture CP 976 CP 1,220 CP
Salamence
#373 Salamence
Dragon Flying
Boss CP 37,473 CP
Max capture CP 2,142 CP 2,678 CP

Field Research event tasks

TodayView Icon Research.png Field Research tasks

There were several Field Research tasks exclusively for the duration of the event.

Catch 4 Flying-type Pokémon
Catch 6 Flying-type Pokémon
Catch 8 Flying-type Pokémon
Catch 2 Pokémon with weather boost
Use 4 Berries to help catch Pokémon
Win a raid
Hatch an Egg
Send a gift to a friend
Earn a Candy walking with your buddy

Special Research

Main article: Jump-Start Research

Jump-Start Research returned for Trainers who missed that from the 3rd Anniversary.

Gallery

References

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