Mega Houndoom was unlocked on September 29th after Trainer completed 275 million battles.
Selected Bug-type Pokémon had increased spawn rates in the wild and from Incense or Lure Modules:
These Shiny Pokémon were released with the start of the event:
Field Research event tasks
There were several Field Research tasks exclusively for the duration of the event.
Shop special offer
- The official blog claimed that different Shadow Pokémon would be used by Team GO Rocket, but no new lineups were discovered.
- In the first few hours of event, catching any type of Pokémon counted towards the Ledyba task, rather than catching Bug-type only.
- Mega Evolve your Pokémon and get ready for a Mega September event!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2020-08-31.
- The new box containing 3 Remote Raid Passes is now available to purchase in the shop. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2020-09-11.
- While no new Shadow Pokemon have been found, the proportion of Psychic, Grass, and Dark type Grunts has increased. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2020-09-14.
- Catch 5 different species of bug quest has been fixed. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2020-09-13.