Pokemon GO has a brand-new Special Research for players to complete, From A to Zygarde. As the title suggests, you’ll get a Zygarde encounter along the way, as well as a Zygarde Cube!
The From A to Zygrade Special Research will be available for all Pokemon GO players starting at 10 AM local time on July 21, 2023. This is also when the Blaze New Trails event begins, and the new Pokemon GO Routes feature becomes available.
These are all of the tasks and rewards for each of the six steps in the From A to Zygarde Special Research in Pokemon GO:
From A to Zygarde Step 1/6
Step 1 of From A to Zygrade is very straightforward and quick to complete. It requires catching 10 Pokemon, using 5 Berries, and walking 5km.
|Walk 1km||5 Pinap Berries|
|Catch 10 Pokemon||5 Potions|
|Use 5 Berries to help catch Pokemon||5 Poke Balls|
Step 1 Completion Rewards
- 500 Stardust
From A to Zygarde Step 2/6
From A to Zygrade step 2 is also very quick to finish. You’ll need to make 5 Great Throws, Power up Pokemon 5 times, and hatch an Egg to complete it.
|Make 5 Great Throws||10 Razz Berries|
|Power up Pokemon 5 Times||10 Nanab Berries|
|Hatch an Egg||10 Poke Balls|
Step 2 Completion Rewards
- 1000 Stardust
From A to Zygarde Step 3/6
Step 3 of From A to Zygarde is as simple as claiming the rewards to get Zygarde as well as a Zygarde Cube!
|Claim Reward!||10 Great Balls|
|Claim Reward!||10 Super Potions|
|Claim Reward!||1000 Stardust|
Step 3 Completion Rewards
- Zygarde (10% Forme)
- Zygarde Cube
Currently, finishing step 3 of this Special Research is the only way to catch Zygarde in Pokemon GO.
From A to Zygarde Step 4/6
All of the tasks in step 4 of From A to Zygarde require following Routes in Pokemon GO. This is a brand-new feature to the game!
|Follow 3 Routes||1 Incense|
|Catch 20 Pokemon while following Routes||3 Revives|
|Find a Zygarde Cell||5 Ultra Balls|
Step 4 Completion Rewards
- 1000 XP
- 1000 Stardust
From A to Zygarde Step 5/6
From A to Zygrade step 5 requires following more routes to earn Candy and using an Incense while doing it!
|Use an Incense while following a Route||15 Great Balls|
|Earn 3 Candies walking with your buddy||1500 Stardust|
|Follow 5 Routes||10 Ultra Balls|
Step 5 Completion Rewards
- 2000 XP
From A to Zygarde Step 6/6
To finish step 6 of From A to Zygrade, all you need to do is claim your rewards!
|Claim Reward!||Star Piece|
|Claim Reward!||2000 XP|
|Claim Reward!||1 Golden Razz Berry|
Step 6 Completion Rewards
- 2500 XP
- 2500 Stardust
Overall, From A to Zygarde is certainly worth completing if you want to add Zygrade to your Pokedex. Plus, it is also very handy to help you learn the ropes of the new Routes Feature!