To complete the Primal Rumblings Special Research in Pokemon GO, you must finish six different in-game tasks, split into two steps.
Step 1 of the Primal Rumblings Research focuses on catching Pokemon of certain types from the Hoenn region, while Step 2 asks players to complete Field Research, power up Pokemon, or make Great Curveball Throws.
These are all of the tasks and rewards in the Pokemon GO Primal Rumblings Research:
Primal Rumblings 1/2 – Tasks & Rewards
To complete Step 1 of the Primal Rumblings Research in Pokemon GO, you must catch Pokemon of all different types!
|Catch 5 Water, Electric or Bug-type Pokemon||20 Pinap Berries|
|Catch 5 Fire, Grass or Ground-type Pokemon||20 Razz Berries|
|Catch 10 Pokemon originally discovered in the Hoenn region||3 Golden Razz Berries|
Step 1 Completion Rewards
For completing Step 1 of the Primal Rumblings Research, you will get:
- 2023 XP
Finishing this step will also unlock the next step of the Primal Rumblings Research for players to complete.
Primal Rumblings 2/2 – Tasks & Rewards
To complete step 2 of the Primal Rumblings Research, you need to complete 5 Field Research Tasks, power up Pokemon 10 times, and make 5 Great Curveball throws.
|Complete 5 Field Research Tasks||10 Poke Balls|
|Power Up Pokemon 10 times||5 Great Balls|
|Make 5 Great Curveball Throws||Star Piece|
If you’re struggling with the Great Curveball Throws, we’ve got a couple of guides to help with that:
- How to Make Curveball Throws in Pokemon GO
- How to Make Nice, Great, & Excellent Throws in Pokemon GO
Step 2 Completion Rewards
For completing the second, and final, step of the Primal Rumblings Timed Research, you will get the following rewards:
- 2023 XP
- Pokemon GO Tour Ruby and Sapphire Ticket
The ticket you get from completing the Primal Rumblings Timed Research gives every player a choice between Ruby and Sapphire but doesn’t explain why you should choose either of these options.