September 3, 2020
Community Note: Updates to Mega Evolution
After listening to your feedback, we have made the following changes to Mega Evolution.
- The Mega Energy requirement to Mega Evolve a Pokémon that has already Mega Evolved before has decreased.
- The amount of Mega Energy that Trainers receive from winning Mega Raids has increased.
Here are a few adjustments that we’re working on implementing.
- Walking with your buddy to earn Mega Energy
- More ways to earn Mega Energy through research tasks and other gameplay
- Earning bonus Candy when catching Pokémon that share a type with your Mega-Evolved Pokémon
Thank you for your feedback as we continue to update this feature. Stay tuned—we’ll share more information on the ongoing development process.
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—The Pokémon GO team