A new Pokemon GO event is here. Called “Test Your Mettle”, this event is centered around Steel-type Pokemon. You are going to be able to encounter many of the best Steel Pokemon during this event, so it’s definitely worth doing these Research tasks to be able to get these powerful Pokemon. If you are interested in learning all of the Field Research Tasks and all the rewards they can give in the Pokemon GO Test Your Mettle event, this guide is here to help you out with all of the relevant information.
Test Your Mettle Field Research Tasks & Rewards in Pokemon GO
The Test Your Mettle event is scheduled to start this Friday, September 16th, 2022, at 10 AM your Local Time. It is then going to last until Wednesday, September 21st, 2022, at 8 PM your Local Time. During this event, you are going to receive Increased Candy if you successfully catch Pokemon with Nice Throws, Great Throws, and Excellent Throws. You will also have an increased chance to earn Candy XL when you successfully catch Pokemon using Nice Throws, Great Throws, and Excellent Throws. Apart from Field Research Tasks, there are also Timed Research Tasks that you can do. Additionally, Celesteela, Kartana, Mega Aggron, and Togedemaru will be making their official Pokemon GO debuts during this event.
Here is a list of the Research Tasks available, as well as the Rewards you can get from completing them:
- Catch five Pokemon. Rewards for completing this task: encounters with Magnemite, Nosepass, or Ferroseed.
- Catch ten Pokemon. Rewards for completing this task: encounters with Drilbur and Pineco.
- Catch fifteen Pokemon. The reward for completing this task: an encounter with Beldum.
- Evolve two Steel-type Pokemon. The reward for completing this task: x50 Mega Scizor or Mega Steelix Mega Energy.
- Power up five Steel-type Pokemon. The reward for completing this task: an encounter with Togedemaru.