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Buddy Up is an event in Pokémon GO focusing on the Buddy Pokémon.[1]

Features

TodayView Icon XP 2× Evolve XP
TodayView Icon Walking Buddy Pokémon surprises and gifts increased
TodayView Icon General Half buddy distance
TodayView Icon General Easier to get the buddy excited
TodayView Icon General 2× buddy time on map
TodayView Icon PokemonEncounter Volbeat and Illumise in different regions
TodayView Icon PokemonEncounter Shiny Volbeat and Illumise release
TodayView Icon PokemonEncounter Themed Pokémon spawn increased
TodayView Icon Egg Themed Pokémon in 5-km Eggs
TodayView Icon Raid Themed Pokémon in Raid Battles
TodayView Icon Research Themed Pokémon in Research tasks
TodayView Icon Shop Shop special offer

Featured Pokémon

Following Pokémon had increased spawn rates in the wild. Region-exclusive Pokémon Volbeat and Illumise could appear worldwide.

Moreover, these Shiny Pokémon were released with the start of the event.

Additionally, 5-km Eggs obtained during the event would hatch more of these Pokémon.

5-km Eggs
Meowth alolan
#052
MeowthShiny Pokémon
455 / 416
Eevee
#133
EeveeShiny Pokémon
612 / 565
Feebas
#349
FeebasShiny Pokémon
157 / 132
Lillipup
#506
LillipupShiny Pokémon
523 / 480
Joltik
#595
Joltik
584 / 539

The following Raid Bosses were available during this event.

Pokémon Raid Boss's CP Max. Capture CP
Egg Raid Normal 1st Tier Raid Bosses Egg Raid Normal
Vulpix alolan
#037
Alolan Vulpix ( ? )
3,027 CP 504 CP
631 CP
Eevee
#133
Eevee ( ? )
3,310 CP 612 CP
765 CP
Snubbull
#209
Snubbull ( ? )
3,723 CP 707 CP
884 CP
Joltik
#595
Joltik
3,254 CP 584 CP
730 CP
Cubchoo
#613
Cubchoo
3,304 CP 610 CP
763 CP
Egg Raid Normal 2nd Tier Raid Bosses Egg Raid Normal
Lanturn
#171
Lanturn
8,421 CP 1,191 CP
1,489 CP
Mantine
#226
Mantine
10,735 CP 1,204 CP
1,506 CP
Roselia
#315
Roselia ( ? )
10,304 CP 1,068 CP
1,335 CP
Lumineon
#457
Lumineon
9,059 CP 1,036 CP
1,295 CP
Herdier
#507
Herdier
8,060 CP 904 CP
1,130 CP
Egg Raid Rare 3rd Tier Raid Bosses Egg Raid Rare
Raichu alolan
#026
Alolan Raichu ( ? )
16,848 CP 1,306 CP
1,633 CP
Arcanine
#059
Arcanine
19,534 CP 1,731 CP
2,164 CP
Starmie
#121
Starmie
19,044 CP 1,476 CP
1,846 CP
Vaporeon
#134
Vaporeon
17,511 CP 1,779 CP
2,225 CP
Abomasnow
#460
Abomasnow
24,082 CP 1,349 CP
1,687 CP
Egg Raid Rare 4th Tier Raid Bosses Egg Raid Rare
Blastoise
#009
Blastoise
26,291 CP 1,409 CP
1,761 CP
Marowak alolan
#105
Alolan Marowak ( ? )
21,385 CP 1,048 CP
1,311 CP
Lapras
#131
Lapras ( ? )
23,476 CP 1,509 CP
1,886 CP
Togetic
#176
Togetic
20,453 CP 976 CP
1,220 CP
Ludicolo
#272
Ludicolo
24,648 CP 1,327 CP
1,659 CP

Field Research event tasks

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

Task Possible Rewards
Take a snapshot of your buddy Volbeat Volbeat Shiny Pokémon
Play with your buddy Illumise Illumise Shiny Pokémon
Give your buddy a treat Meowth alolan Alolan Meowth Shiny Pokémon
Earn a Candy walking with your buddy Woobat Woobat

Shop special offer

The following offers were available from the shop from the start of the event.[2]

Box Cost Items
Bronze Box
Special Box
PokeCoin 480
Gold Box
Ultra Box
PokeCoin 1,480
Ultra Box
Adventure Box
PokeCoin 1,480

References

  1. Bond with your Buddy Pokémon during the Buddy Up event!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2020-04-16.
  2. New Boxes in the Shop. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2020-04-21.


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