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When is the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Start Date?

At the end of its four-week 2020 Throwback Challenge series of events, there is going to be the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research event. Below, we’ll let you in on when the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 start date will be. Unfortunately, you need to unlock this event’s Special Research but don’t fear, we’re here to tell you how to unlock the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research. This is your one-stop-shop for the final Throwback Challenge 2020 event in everyone’s favorite monster-catching mobile game.

When is the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Start Date?

Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 start date

The Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 start date is Wednesday, June 3, 2020. It will begin at 1 PM, local time. This means that you can play through the Champion event at the same time as everyone else, no matter where you live.

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The Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 end date is Monday, June 8, 2020. Again, this will finish at 1 PM, local time. You’ll have until June 8, 2020, at 1 PM, no matter where you live, to access the Champion event content.

The Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 event start date and end date is as follows:

  • Start time: Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 1 PM local time
  • End date: Monday, June 8, 2020, 1 PM local time

Everyone has access to the Champion 2020 Throwback Challenge features at this time, but not the Special Research and its tasks, which need to be unlocked.

How to unlock the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research

To unlock the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research, you need to complete the other four Timed Research Throwback Challenge Timed Research events. The other four Throwback Challenge 2020 events are as follows:

  • Kanto
  • Johto
  • Hoenn
  • Sinnoh

If you unlock the Throwback Challenge Special Research, you can complete and unlock it at any time. It’s not time-limited.

What are the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research Features?

Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 start date

There are four sets of tasks to complete during the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research event. During its run, you will be able to catch Pokemon from the Unova region, and, for the first time, Pokemon from the Galar region. Completing the four sets of tasks will earn you five Rare Candies, Professor Willow’s glasses (avatar item), and three reward encounters:

  • Galarian Meowth
  • Galarian Stunfisk
  • Genesect

From June 3, 2020, to June 8, 2020, everyone has access to the Pokemon Go Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 event (again, not the Special Research tasks), when the following features will be available (as per the game’s official site):

  • Galarian Stunfisk will be making its Pokémon GO debut! Find it in the wild, in raids, and as a Throwback Challenge Champion 2020 Special Research reward encounter.
  • The following Pokémon will also be making their Pokémon GO debut and hatching from 7 km Eggs along with their usual forms: Galarian Meowth, Galarian Zigzagoon, Galarian Darumaka, and Galarian Stunfisk. You’ll also be able to evolve Galarian Meowth, Galarian Zigzagoon, and Galarian Darumaka into their Galarian evolved forms!
  • Pokémon originally discovered in the Unova region will be appearing more frequently in the wild.