Special Challenge/Live service period

This page details the Special Challenge stages from 2015 to February of 2018, when the game transitioned to its end of service content. The content below is no longer available.

Past content

Pokémon Type HP Moves/
Time
Catchability EXP Cost Availability Notes
Base Bonus
  Raikou Electric 5,432 16 12% 4% 0 (2016 only)
5
  Coins ×400 June 28 to July 5, 2016
July 18 to 25, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Entei Fire 4,260 16 12% 4% 5   Coins ×400 August 2 to 9, 2016
July 25 to August 1, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Suicune Water 5,432 16 12% 4% 5   Coins ×400 August 16 to 23, 2016
August 1 to 8, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Xerneas Fairy 8,000 (2016 only)
11,555
16 16% (2016 only)
13%
2% 5   Coins ×400 August 30 to September 6, 2016
April 18 to 25, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Yveltal Dark 6,620 (2016 only)
8,606
16 12% (2016 only)
7%
4% (2016 only)
3%
5   Coins ×400 September 13 to 20, 2016
April 4 to 11, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Mewtwo Psychic 8,528 16 7% (Dec 2016 only)
16%
3% 5   Heart ×1
  Coins ×400 (September 2016 to January 2017)
September 27 to October 4, 2016
December 26, 2016 to January 3, 2017
August 29 to September 12, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Articuno Ice 5,670 01:00 17% 3% 5   Coins ×400 November 15 to 22, 2016   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Greninja Water 15,120 17 14% (Nov 2016 only)
13%
6% (Nov 2016 only)
5%
5   Coins ×300 November 22 to 29, 2016
March 7 to 14, 2017
  Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Moltres Fire 6,600 01:00 17% 3% 5   Coins ×400 November 29 to December 6, 2016   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Tyrantrum Rock 13,825 20 16% 3% 5   Coins ×300 December 6 to 13, 2016   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Salamence Flying 12,000 18 11% 3% 5   Coins ×300 January 3 to 10, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Tyranitar Rock 8,060 18 11% 3% 5   Coins ×300 January 17 to 24, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Virizion Grass 5,760 00:30 12% 3% 5   Coins ×400 January 31 to February 7, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Cobalion Steel 15,478 01:00 8% 2% 5   Coins ×400 February 14 to 21, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Terrakion Rock 10,800 00:45 8% 2% 5   Coins ×400 February 21 to 28, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Chesnaught Grass 16,566 01:00 10% 3% 5   Coins ×300 March 14 to 21, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Hydreigon Dark 10,170 00:50 10% 3% 5   Coins ×300 March 21 to 28, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Genesect Bug 7,280 01:00 10% 2% 5   Coins ×400 March 28 to April 4, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Luxray Electric 5,500 00:40 7% 4% 5   Coins ×300 June 27 to July 4, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Goodra Dragon 7,804 00:40 11% 2% 5   Coins ×300 August 1 to 8, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Skill Booster S's may drop if caught
  Porygon-Z Normal 9,501 00:40 2% 4% 10   Coins ×300 September 12 to 19, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Poliwrath Water 7,876 00:50 12% 3% 5   Heart ×1 October 10 to 17, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
Dark 10,800 20 3% 3% 5   Hearts ×2 October 24 to 31, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Ditto Normal 6,652 15 8% 2% 5   Coins ×300 November 7 to 14, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Dugtrio Ground 9,813 00:40 2% 3% 5   Coins ×300 December 19 to 26, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Arcanine Fire 12,920 00:55 3% 3% 5   Coins ×300 December 26, 2017 to January 2, 2018   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught
  Electrode Electric 7,148 00:40 3% 3% 5   Coins ×300 January 16 to 23, 2017   Personalized Skill Boosters or   Raise Max Levels may drop if caught


Main stages Puerto BlancoSandy BazaarNight FestivalIsla AsulRainbow Park
Galerie RougeSweet StrasseSilbern MuseumMt. VinterCastle Noapte
Jungle VerdeWacky WorkshopPedra ValleyAlbens TownRoseus Center
Desert UmbraVioleta PalaceBlau SalonGraucus HallNacht Carnival
Prasino WoodsZaffiro CoastMarron Trail
Expert Stages Expert Stages
Special stages Daily (Daily PokémonOne Chance a Day!)
Challenge (Great ChallengeUltra ChallengeUB ChallengeHigh-Speed ChallengeSpecial Challenge)
Resource event (Meowth's Coin ManiaSkill Booster M Stage!Tons of Exp. Points)
Competitive StageEscalation battlePokémon Safari
Retired special stages An Evolving Challenge!Commemorative EventScore ChallengeTry 'Em Items Stage
Survival Mode Survival Mode
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