If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Pokemon Go Adventure Sync Hatchathon is live alongside Lapras Research Breakthrough encounter

The Adventure Sync Hatchathon is back in Pokemon Go along with other ways to have fun.

Niantic Labs has announced the return of the Adventure Sync Hatchathon in Pokemon Go.

Along with the event, this month sees the return of Heatran to raids and the January Research Breakthrough encounter features Lapras that know Ice Shard and Ice Beam.

More Pokemon from the Unova region are also coming soon, and Team GO Rocket Special Research continues this month.

The Adventure Sync Hatchathon is currently live and will remain so until Thursday, January 16 at 1pm PST. During this time you will be rewarded with extra Stardust, Rare Candies, and an Unova Stone if you walk a certain distance.

You will also find Pokemon wearing party hats by hatching Eggs and encountering the creatures in the wild.

The January Research Breakthrough encounter featuring Lapras is live and will run until Saturday, February 1.

From Tuesday, January 7 to Tuesday, February 4 at 1pm PST, Heatran will be in five-star raids. You may even encounter a Shiny Heatran.

Hit up the blog for more information.

About the Author

Stephany Nunneley avatar

Stephany Nunneley

News Editor

Half-blind/half-dyslexic, bad typist, wine enthusiast, humanitarian, intellectual savant, idiot savior, lover of all things nonsensical, animal hoarder and highly sarcastic.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information


More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch