Pom-Pom Style Oricorio Hat, Pa’u Style Oricorio Hat, Baile Style Oricorio Hat and Sensu Style Oricorio Hat now available as new avatar items in Pokémon GO

Niantic has announced a new event for Pokémon GO. Read on below to learn more:

Alola to Alola Offers a Warm Farewell to Pokémon GO’s Season of Alola

Go on an island tour in an event-exclusive Special Research Story and catch Pokémon first found in Alola during the weeklong celebration.

As the sun begins to set on the Season of AlolaPokémon GO is offering a final farewell tour with the Alola to Alola event. Through Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time, Trainers can celebrate the sunny Alola region with a Catch Challenge, event-themed Pokémon, a unique Special Research story, and more. Take on a tropical Collection Challenge to make progress on your Elite Collector medal, and earn 15,000 XP, 15 Ultra Balls, and an encounter with the im-paw-sibly adorable Rockruff. Over the course of the event, all four of Alola’s Legendary guardian deities—Tapu Koko, Tapu Lele, Tapu Bulu, and Tapu Fini—will appear in five-star raids.

Celebrate the friends you’ve made along the way with double the Stardust for opening Gifts from friends. Club opponents with an Alolan Marowak that knows the Charged Attack Shadow Bone by evolving Cubone during the event. And play in style with new avatar items including a Rowlet backpack, Litten backpack, and Popplio backpack available for purchase in the in-game shop.

 

Go Island Hopping with the Alola to Alola Special Research Story

The Alola to Alola Special Research story offers the chance to embark on an adventure of your choice inspired by the islands of radiant Alola. Trainers have until Wednesday, June 1, 2022, to complete all four parts of the event-exclusive Special Research story—inspired by Melemele Island, Akala Island, Ula’ula Island, and Poni Island—to unlock a bonus Special Research story. Tickets to this bonus Special Research story cost $4.99, but Trainers who obtain this Special Research story by finishing all four paths will still be able to purchase this ticket in the shop for additional rewards.

 

Melemele Island

Choose this path if you’re interested in tasks focused on sending Gifts to friends and taking snapshots. Rewards will include two Poffins, a Lure Module, four Lucky Eggs, an encounter with Alolan Raichu, a Pom-Pom Style Oricorio hat avatar item, and more.

 

Akala Island

The Akala Island tasks require Trainers to explore a certain number of kilometers and spin a certain number of PokéStops to earn an Incense, two Incubators, a Super Incubator, an encounter with Alolan Marowak, and a Pa’u Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

 

Ula’ula Island

Take on research tasks like catching a certain number of Pokémon or performing certain types of throws while catching Pokémon to earn a Glacial Lure, a Magnetic Lure, four Incense, an encounter with Alolan Vulpix, and a Baile Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

 

Poni Island

Choose Poni Island for tasks focused on winning Trainer Battles in the GO Battle League and defeating Team GO Rocket Leaders to earn a Rocket Radar, three Star Pieces, a Premium Battle Pass, an encounter with Alolan Exeggutor, and a Sensu Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

 

Pokémon Encounters

With the Season of Alola drawing to a close, encounters with regional Pokémon will become rarer, so make the most of this opportunity and catch as many as possible.

The following Pokémon that first appeared in the Alola region will be appearing more frequently in the wild.

  • Alolan Rattata

  • Alolan Meowth

  • Alolan Exeggutor

  • Cubone

  • Rowlet

  • Litten

  • Popplio

  • Pikipek

  • Yungoos

These Pokémon will be appearing in raids throughout the Alola to Alola event.

  • One-Star Raids

    • Alolan Rattata

    • Alolan Diglett

    • Alolan Geodude

    • Alolan Grimer

    • Rockruff

  • Three-Star Raids

    • Alolan Raichu

    • Alolan Exeggutor

    • Alolan Marowak

  • Five-Star Raids

These Pokémon will be hatching from 7 km Eggs.

  • Alolan Rattata

  • Alolan Sandshrew

  • Alolan Vulpix

  • Alolan Diglett

  • Alolan Meowth

  • Alolan Geodude

  • Alolan Grimer

  • Dewpider

  • Fomantis

  • Stufful

  • Oranguru

Complete Field Research tasks to earn encounters with the following Pokémon.

  • Rowlet

  • Litten

  • Popplio

  • Pikipek

  • Yungoos

Stay sunny, Trainers!

Source: Pokemon.com

Celebrate the Season of Alola during the Alola to Alola finale event!

Celebrate the Season of Alola during the Alola to Alola finale event!
 

Alola to Alola

Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time

Trainers,

Before the Season of Alola ends, we’ve got one last event planned to close the Season out in style! During the Alola to Alola event, Trainers can embark on a branching Special Research story that offers different tasks and rewards based on the path you choose.

While this event marks the end of the Season of Alola, it also means a new set of adventures is on the horizon. What could be waiting in the next Season? Let’s GO see for ourselves…

End-of-Season Special Research: Alola to Alola

Complete all four of the event-exclusive Special Research stories by June 1, 2022 at 9:59 a.m. local time, to unlock a bonus end-of-Season Special Research story!

Reminisce about your favorite island in the Alola region with this branching Special Research story that lets you pick between Melemele Island, Akala Island, Ula’Ula Island, and Poni Island, and enjoy different tasks and rewards based on your selection!

Tickets to access the end-of-Season Special Research story will also be available in the shop for US$4.99 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency)*.

Trainers who obtain the end-of-Season Special Research story by completing the four individual Special Research paths will be able to purchase the ticket in the shop for additional rewards.

*Tickets are nonrefundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Please note that this Special Research will not include an in-game medal.
*Tickets cannot be purchased with PokéCoins.

Special Research: Alola to Alola – Melemele Island path

Trainers who are most interested in Melemele Island and spending time with their friends should pick this research path! These tasks will focus on social challenges like sending Gifts and taking snapshots, and they’ll offer the following rewards.

Image of Poffins
Two Poffins
Image of Lure Module
A Lure Module
Image of Lucky Eggs
Four Lucky Eggs
Image of Alolan Raichu - Shiny On
An encounter with Alolan Raichu
Image of Pom-Pom Style Oricorio Hat
A Pom-Pom Style Oricorio Hat avatar item*
And More!
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
*Trainers that purchase an additional ticket and choose the same path will not earn an additional Pom-Pom Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

Special Research: Alola to Alola – Akala Island path

Trainers who are most interested in Akala Island and adventuring should pick this research path! These tasks will focus on challenges like exploring a certain amount of kilometers or spinning PokéStops, and they’ll offer the following rewards.

Image of Incense
An Incense
Image of Standard Incubator
Two Incubators
Image of Super Incubator
A Super incubator
Image of Alolan Marowak - Shiny On
An encounter with Alolan Marowak
Image of Pa'u Style Oricorio Hat
A Pa’u Style Oricorio Hat avatar item*
And more!
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
*Trainers that purchase an additional ticket and choose the same path will not earn an additional Pa’u Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

Special Research: Alola to Alola – Ula’ula Island path

Trainers who are most interested in Ula’Ula Island and catching Pokémon should pick this research path! These tasks will focus on challenges like catching a certain amount of Pokémon or performing certain types of Throws, and they’ll offer the following rewards.

Image of Glacial Lure
A Glacial Lure
Image of Magnetic Lure
A Magnetic Lure
Image of Incense
Four Incense
Image of Alolan Vulpix - Shiny On
An encounter with Alolan Vulpix
Image of Baile Style Oricorio Hat
A Baile Style Oricorio Hat avatar item*
And more!
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
*Trainers that purchase an additional ticket and choose the same path will not earn an additional Baile Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

Special Research: Alola to Alola – Poni Island path

Trainers who are most interested in Poni Island and battling should pick this research path! These tasks will focus on challenges like winning in Trainer Battles in the GO Battle League or defeating Team GO Rocket Leaders, and they’ll offer the following rewards.

Image of Rocket Radar
A Rocket Radar
Image of Star Piece
Three Star Pieces
Image of Premium Battle Pass
A Premium Battle Pass
Image of Alolan Exeggutor - Shiny On
An encounter with Alolan Exeggutor
Image of Sensu Style Oricorio Hat Avatar Item
A Sensu Style Oricorio Hat avatar item*
And more!
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
*Trainers that purchase an additional ticket and choose the same path will not earn an additional Sensu Style Oricorio Hat avatar item.

Collection Challenge

An Alolan-themed Collection Challenge is coming!

Complete it to make progress toward your Elite Collector medal and earn 15,000 XP, 15 Ultra Balls, and an encounter with Rockruff.

Evolve Cubone into Alolan Marowak!

In celebration of the Season of Alola, you’ll be able to evolve Cubone during the event to get an Alolan Marowak that knows the Charged Attack Shadow Bone!

Shadow Bone
Trainer Battles: 75 power
Gyms and raids: 80 power

Wild encounters

The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.

Alolan Rattata - Shiny On
Alolan Rattata
Cubone - Shiny On
Cubone
Rowlet - Shiny Off
Rowlet
Litten - Shiny Off
Litten
Popplio - Shiny Off
Popplio
Pikipek - Shiny Off
Pikipek
Yungoos - Shiny On
Yungoos
If you’re lucky, you might encounter the following.
Alolan Meowth - Shiny On
Alolan Meowth
Alolan Exeggutor - Shiny On
Alolan Exeggutor
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

Raids

The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.

One-Star Raids
Alolan Rattata
Alolan Rattata
Alolan Geodude
Alolan Geodude
Alolan Diglett
Alolan Diglett
Alolan Grimer
Alolan Grimer
Rockruff
Rockruff
Three-Star Raids
Alolan Raichu
Alolan Exeggutor
Alolan Exeggutor
Alolan Marowak
Alolan Marowak
Five-Star Raids
Tapu Koko
Tapu Koko
Tapu Lele
Tapu Lele
Tapu Bulu
Tapu Bulu
Tapu Fini
Tapu Fini
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

Egg IconEggs

7km EggsThe following Pokémon will hatch from 7 km Eggs.

 
Alolan Rattata - Shiny On
Alolan Rattata
Dewpider -- Shiny Off
Dewpider
Fomantis -- Shiny Off
Fomantis
Oranguru -- Shiny Off
Oranguru
 
Alolan Meowth - Shiny On
Alolan Meowth
Alolan Grimer - Shiny Icon
Alolan Grimer
 
Alolan Sandshrew - Shiny Icon On
Alolan Sandshrew
Alolan Vulpix - Shiny Icon On
Alolan Vulpix
Alolan Diglett - Shiny On
Alolan Diglett
Stufful - Shiny On
Stufful
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

Bonus

 
2× Stardust from opening Gifts

Field Research IconField Research task encounters

The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks.

Rowlet -- Shiny Off
Rowlet
Litten -- Shiny Off
Litten
Popplio - Shiny Off
Popplio
Pikipek - Shiny Off
Pikipek
Yungoos - Shiny On
Yungoos
If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

New avatar items

The following avatar items will be available to purchase in the in-game shop during this event and will continue to be available after the event ends!

  • Rowlet Backpack
  • Litten Backpack
  • Popplio Backpack

Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change. Be sure to follow us on social media, opt in to receiving push notifications, and subscribe to our emails to stay updated.

—The Pokémon GO team

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