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Pokémon Go guide: Poké Ball Prep Rally event

Load up on Poké Balls in this new event

Two Pokémon Go trainers pose with Ball Guy mascot heads on Image: Niantic

To lead up to the Johto Tour event, Pokémon Go is hosting a Poké Ball Prep Rally to help you load up on Poké Balls. The theme centers around round Pokémon and introduces Hisuian Electrode to the game. Our Pokémon Go Poké Ball Prep Rally event guide explains the Timed Research and rewards and other bonuses in the event, which runs from Feb. 18-25, 2022.


Pokémon Go Poké Ball Prep Rally event Field Research and rewards

Task Reward
Task Reward
Catch 2 Voltorb 3 Poké Balls
Make 3 great throws 5 Great Balls
Make 3 nice curveball throws in a row 3 Pinap Berries
Make 5 nice throws 5 Poké Balls

Ball Prep Rally Timed Research and rewards

Step 1 of 4

  • Spin a PokéStop or gym (3 Poké Balls)
  • Complete a Field Research Task (2 Great Balls)
  • Send 1 gift to a friend (1 Ultra Ball)

Reward: 100 Stardust, 100 XP

Step 2 of 4

  • Spin 3 PokéStops or gyms (6 Poké Balls)
  • Complete 3 Field Research Tasks (4 Great Balls)
  • Send 3 gifts to friends (2 Ultra Balls)

Reward: 200 Stardust, 200 XP

Step 3 of 4

  • Spin 5 PokéStops or gyms (9 Poké Balls)
  • Complete 5 Field Research Tasks (6 Great Balls)
  • Send 5 gifts to friends (3 Ultra Balls)

Reward: 300 Stardust, 300 XP

Step 4 of 4

  • Spin 10 PokéStops or gyms (20 Poké Balls)
  • Complete 10 Field Research Tasks (15 Great Balls)
  • Send 10 gifts to friends (5 Ultra Balls)

Reward: 500 Stardust, 500 XP


Increased Pokémon spawns in Poké Ball Prep Rally

  • Jigglypuff
  • Voltorb
  • Hisuian Voltorb
  • Electrode
  • Koffing
  • Marill
  • Wailmer
  • Solosis
  • Foongus
  • Amoonguss
  • Stunfisk

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