Pokémon GO A Very Slow Discovery Event: Start Date, Features, Rewards, and More

Pokemon GO's Season of Discovery kicks off with a special “A Very Slow Discovery”. Find all the details here.

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The Season of Discovery has begun in Pokémon GO. With a heap of new content, a special event called “A Very Slow Discovery” will soon kick off. Starting from 8th June, the event will feature Slowpoke, Galarian Slowpoke, Mega Slowbro, and Galarian Slowbro. In addition, there are several other rewards, such as Poké Balls, King’s Rock, Ultra Balls, etc., that can be claimed as well throughout the event.

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Here’s an overview of the Pokémon GO’s A Very Slow Discovery event.

Pokémon GO A Very Slow Discovery Event Details

Pokémon GO A Very Slow Discovery Event

Date and time

  • Start: June 8, 2021, at 10:00 a.m.
  • End: June 13, 2021, at 8:00 p.m.


  • Galarian Slowpoke will be making its Pokémon GO debut.
    • Players can evolve it into Galarian Slowbro by catching 30 Poison-type Pokémon when it’s their buddy.
  • Mega Slowbro will make its Pokémon GO debut in Mega Raids! 
    • Keep an eye out for event-exclusive Field Research tasks that’ll reward Slowbro Mega Energy.
  • Slowpoke, Slakoth, Gulpin, Spoink, and more will be appearing more often in the wild. If players are lucky enough, they might encounter a Slowbro or Vigoroth!
  • Galarian Slowpoke, Alolan Grimer, Shellder, Shinx, and Timburr will be appearing in one-star raids.
  • Snorlax, Slowking, Slaking, and Toxicroak will be appearing in three-star raids.
  • Collect event-exclusive Field Research that’ll challenge you to complete difficult tasks for some very slow rewards.


  • Complete a Slowpoke-themed Collection Challenge during the event to get the exclusive Slowpoke Forever Shirt avatar item, 30 Ultra Balls, and 3,000 XP.
  • Pick up other Slowpoke-inspired avatar items in the shop!
  • Spin PokéStops and open Gifts to collect new Slowpoke-themed Gift stickers to send to your friends.
  • Be sure to pick up an event-exclusive free box in the shop that’ll contain 20 Poké Balls, 10 Great Balls, and a King’s Rock.

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