Pokemon Go Field Notes: Team Go Rocket Special Research Tasks Guide

These tasks were introduced in November 2022.

A Team Go Rocket Takeover event kicked off in Pokemon Go on November 14, 2022. Once this event began, Pokemon Go players received access to a new series of Special Research tasks in the free-to-play mobile game.

This series of tasks is called “Field Notes: Team Go Rocket.”

According to Leek Duck, here’s what the “Field Notes: Team Go Rocket” Special Research tasks ask players to do in Pokemon Go, and the rewards players will receive for completing them.

Field Notes: Team Go Rocket Part 1

  • Defeat 6 Team Go Rocket Grunts - 10 Hyper Potions
  • Catch 4 Shadow Pokemon - 10 Poke Balls
  • Purify 2 Shadow Pokemon - 10 Pinap Berries

Final Rewards: 2,000 experience points, 15 Great Balls, and a Rocket Radar

Field Notes: Team Go Rocket Part 2

  • Defeat the Team Go Rocket Leader Arlo - 1,500 experience points
  • Defeat the Team Go Rocket Leader Cliff - 1,500 experience points
  • Defeat the Team Go Rocket Leader Sierra - 1,500 experience points

Final Rewards: 2,500 experience points, 1,000 Stardust, and a Super Rocket Radar

Field Notes: Team Go Rocket Part 3

  • Find the Team Go Rocket Boss - 5 Max Potions
  • Battle the Team Go Rocket Boss - 20 Ultra Balls
  • Defeat the Team Go Rocket Boss - 5 Max Revives

Final Rewards: 3,000 experience points, one Lucky Egg, and two Golden Razz Berries

Field Notes: Team Go Rocket Part 4

  • Automatically Completed Task - 2,500 experience points
  • Automatically Completed Task - 2,500 experience points
  • Automatically Completed Task - 2,500 experience points

Final Rewards: 5,000 experience points, 2,500 Stardust, and two Silver Pinap Berries