Pokemon Go gamers have a handful Legendaries so as to add to their collections proper now, however one other one will quickly be accessible within the recreation. Developer Niantic introduced that it’ll roll out a brand new batch of analysis quests subsequent week, which may result in an encounter with the Legendary Ice-type Articuno.
Beginning June 1 at 1 PM PT / four PM ET, gamers will have the ability to discover a new assortment of Field Research duties when visiting Pokestops. Niantic hasn’t detailed what these quests will entail, solely that they’re going to revolve round Water-type Pokemon. By finishing the quests and incomes sufficient Stamps, gamers will obtain a Research Breakthrough, with the reward being one other probability to seize Articuno, one of many first Legendaries to seem within the recreation.
Since they have been carried out in Pokemon Go earlier this yr, Field Research quests have supplied gamers one other avenue for capturing sure Legendary Pokemon exterior of Raid Battles. The first set of Field Research quests centered on Fire-types and led to an encounter with Moltres, whereas the most up-to-date batch revolved round Electric- and Flying-type Pokemon, with Zapdos ready for individuals who have been in a position to full sufficient of them.
Before Articuno returns, gamers can nonetheless seize the Eon Pokemon, Latios and Latias. The two just lately started showing in new areas and are scheduled to depart the sport on June 5. The Legendary hen Ho-Oh additionally just lately returned to Raid Battles and shall be accessible till June 7.
On high of all of the aforementioned Legendaries, Alolan kinds are set to reach in Pokemon Go quickly. Additionally, Niantic is kicking off a brand new in-game Adventure Week occasionwhich runs till June 5 and makes Rock-type Pokemon simpler to search out. The subsequent Community Day will observe shortly after on June 16 and likewise incorporates a Rock-type, Larvitar.