Early Event Info Leak
November 2, 2019, marks the arrival of the first in-game ticketed event that costs money; "A Colossal Discovery", a group of special research that will reward some great in-game items and Regigigas, the Colossal Pokemon.
Players are eagerly anticipating what the steps of the event will be. Dataminer group PokeMiners has already obtained the text from the Special Research, displayed below. The steps include battling the 3 Regis, as well as making a new friend and completing a trainer battle.
Included in this datamine is also text for the Team GO Rocket leader fight Special Research, expected to arrive sometime after this weekend.
For more information on the latest in Special Research developments, check out our Research Task List at the link below.
Stay tuned to this post which will update with further details on the A Colossal Discovery event.
How to Complete A Colossal Discovery Research
For the event weekend, from November 1 to 4, 2019, Regirock, Regice, and Registeel will be available in Tier 5 raids. You will need to fight these raid bosses in order to encounter Regigigias. Check out the links below for the full info on taking them down.
As part of this event, the fast move Lock-On has been added to Regice, Registeel, and Regirock.
Once you have your counters ready, you need to be available during the event from 11 AM to 7 PM in your local timezone on November 2. You will only have the duration of the event to complete these Special Research steps, so playing in a group is highly recommended.
Here are the detailed steps: