Meltan is obtainable in Pokémon Go by way of two methods. For those that don’t personal Pokémon: Let’s Go for Nintendo Switch, the one approach to get the Hex Nut Pokémon is to finish the “Lets Go, Meltan” Special Research Tasks.
Meltan’s quests require numerous Pokémon evolving so we’d strongly advocate planning forward. Players ought to contemplate saving their sweet for quests that contain evolving ScytherGrimer, Magnemiteand Drowzeein order that they don’t find yourself caught there for too lengthy.
There are additionally some challenges to catch fairly uncommon Pokémon. This might be brutally random, however there may be some hope. Specific Research Tasks will reward encounters with particular Pokémon. Here’s an inventory of the present Research Tasksin the event you’re in search of any specific ‘mons.
With that out of the way in which, the steps to “Let’s Go, Meltan” are listed beneath:
- Spin 5 health club Pokéstops
- Catch 10 Pokémon
- Transfer 5 Pokémon
Reward: 1,000 Stardust, 10 Poké Balls, and an Incubator
- Earn two sweet strolling your buddy
- Make 10 nice throws
- Hatch three eggs
Reward: 2,000 Stardust, two Lucky Eggs, and a Fast TM
- Catch a Ditto
- Win two health club battles
- Battle in two raids
Reward: 10 Great Balls, three Incense and three Max Revives
- Catch 5 steel-type Pokémon
- Catch 5 electric-type Pokémon
- Earn 5 sweet strolling along with your buddy
Reward: four,000 Stardust, 5 Pinap Berries, and 5 Rare Candy
- Evolve a Grimer
- Catch 5 Slugma or Gulpin
- Make 20 nice throws
Reward: 5,000 Stardust, 20 Great Balls, and 5 Lure Modules
- Evolve a Magnemite
- Catch 5 Exeggcute
- Battle in 10 raids
Reward: One Silver Pinap Berry, one Metal Coat, and 10 Ultra Balls
- Evolve a Drowzee
- Catch a Cubone
- Evolve a Scyther
Reward: 10 Ultra Balls, a Charge TM, and three Premium Raid Passes
- Catch two Omanyte or Kabuto
- Catch two Lileep or Anorith
- Catch an Aerodactyl
Reward: eight,000 Stardust, Meltan encounter, and one Star Piece
Reward: 9,000 Stardust, a Super Incubator, and 5 Meltan Candy
That is numerous work for a small Pokémon, however Meltan and its advanced type, Melmetal, is the one Mythical Pokémon that may be positioned in gyms. Meltan isn’t tremendous nice at attacking or defending and is extra of a Pokédex filler, however Melmetal is a fairly OK defender. It does, nonetheless, require 400 sweet to evolve, so except you’re planning on strolling so much with a Meltan, it’s best to search for a good friend with a Switch and Pokemon: Let’s Go!
Catching Meltan Using Pokémon: Let’s Go
If you’ve both Pokémon: Let’s Go sport, you may get Meltans (and sweet) a lot quicker. Once you get to Fuchsia City within the sport, you’ll discover that the outdated Safari Zone has been changed fully with the Go Park. The Go Park means that you can switch Pokémon from Pokémon Go to Let’s Go.
If you switch any Pokémon, you’ll be rewarded with a Mystery Box. Activate the Mystery Box in Go and Meltan will start to spawn round you for 30 minutes, equally to how Incense works. You can repeat this each seven days for a brand new Mystery Box and for extra Meltan. With Pinap Berries, you’ll have sufficient sweet to evolve your Meltan very quickly.