May 2, 2024

The Master Ball returns in Masterwork Research!

The Master Ball returns in Masterwork Research!

Catching Wonders

Tuesday, May 14, at 10:00 a.m. to Sunday, May 19, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. local time

Event Bonuses

  • 10× XP awarded for your first catch of the day.
  • 10× XP awarded for your first PokéStop or Gym spin of the day.
  • 5× Stardust awarded for your first catch of the day.

Masterwork Research: Catching Wonders

This event is bringing you free Masterwork Research! Trainers who complete the research will receive a Master Ball as one of the rewards. Additional rewards include Stardust, XP, Berries, encounters with Pokémon, and more! Masterwork Research is intended to be completed over a long period of time.*

Receiving a rare and powerful Master Ball is a special occasion—think wisely about how you’ll use it, and keep a lookout for future opportunities in Pokémon GO to acquire more!

*This Masterwork Research will not expire, so you’ll be able to complete it at your own pace!

Field Research Task Encounters

Event-themed Field Research tasks will be available!

Complete Field Research tasks to earn Stardust, XP, Poké Balls, Great Balls, and Ultra Balls!

Pokémon GO Web Store

Don’t forget to check out the Pokémon GO Web Store and stock up on the essentials to prepare for the Masterwork Research!

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