September 7, 2023

Celebrate Oddish with a Research Day!

Celebrate Oddish with a Research Day!


Keep your eyes peeled for rustling leaves—we’re excited to announce a new Research Day featuring Oddish!

Collect those Field Research tasks and see how many Oddish you can encounter!

Oddish Research Day

Sunday, September 17, 2023, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time

Featured Pokémon

Field Research tasks will be available when you spin Photo Discs at PokéStops. Complete them to encounter Oddish!
*If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!


Event Bonuses

2× Stardust for catching Pokémon.
Increased chance of finding XXS or XXL Oddish.
Wild Oddish may be holding a Sun Stone.
Increased chance of encountering Shiny Oddish.

Wild encounters

The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.

If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!

PokéStop Showcases

During Oddish Research Day, be on the lookout for Showcases at select PokéStops where you can enter Oddish!

Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change. Be sure to follow us on social media, opt in to receiving push notifications, and subscribe to our emails to stay updated.

—The Pokémon GO team