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All Winter Wishes Research Rewards & Paths – Pokémon GO

by Daniel Wenerowicz
Winter Wishes

As the holiday season comes to a close and the Winter Holiday event continues, players were given another set of Timed Research called Winter Wishes in Pokémon GO. This is another way to earn some easy rewards while your ticket or your seasonal challenges.

What separates Winter Wishes from the other holiday challenges in the holiday 2022 event is the branching paths. These are always a great way to tune your quests to match your play style and provide you with the rewards you want. In this guide, we’ll go over all the branching paths in Pokémon GO and the rewards you’ll earn for the wishes event.

Pokémon GO – All Winter Wishes Research Rewards & Paths

In total, there are four different steps involved with the latest Timed Research, but Trainers will only need to complete two of them. Everyone completes the same first step, and after that, a branching choice is made. From there, we can move on to the second step of unique challenges, all of which is listed below so you can pick your path.

Winter Wishes 1/2:

  • Catch 5 Pokémon – 1 Glacial Lure Module
  • Spin 3 PokéStops or Gyms – Eevee Encounter
  • Power up Pokémon 5 times – 2 Silver Pinap Berries
  • Rewards: 500 Stardust, 500 XP

Winter Wishes 2/2 Hatching Eggs:

  • Catch 10 Pokémon – Stantler Encounter
  • Catch 25 Pokémon – Cubchoo Encounter
  • Catch 40 Ice-type Pokémon – Lapras Encounter
  • Catch 8 different species of Ice-type Pokémon – Delibird Encounter
  • Hatch 3 Eggs – Darumaka Encounter
  • Send 25 Gifts to Friends – Eevee Encounter
  • Rewards: Mr. Mime Encounter, 1 Egg Incubator

Winter Wishes 2/2 Catching Pokémon:

  • Catch 10 Pokémon – Stantler Encounter
  • Catch 25 Pokémon – Cubchoo Encounter
  • Catch 40 Ice-type Pokémon – Lapras Encounter
  • Catch 8 different species of Ice-type Pokémon – Delibird Encounter
  • Hatch 3 Eggs – Darumaka Encounter
  • Send 25 Gifts to Friends – Eevee Encounter
  • Rewards: Mr. Mime Encounter, 1 Lucky Egg

Related: Winter Holiday Pokémon GO – All Timed Research Rewards

Winter Wishes 2/2 Collecting Stardust:

  • Catch 10 Pokémon – Stantler Encounter
  • Catch 25 Pokémon – Cubchoo Encounter
  • Catch 40 Ice-type Pokémon – Lapras Encounter
  • Catch 8 different species of Ice-type Pokémon – Delibird Encounter
  • Hatch 3 Eggs – Darumaka Encounter
  • Send 25 Gifts to Friends – Eevee Encounter
  • Rewards: Mr. Mime Encounter, 1 Star Piece

Remember that this is timed research so you’ll need to get through these before the Winter Holiday event comes to an end in Pokémon GO. All of these challenges are almost identical, so simply pick the reward you see fit and enjoy one of the holiday gifts.

And that’s all. For more of the latest news, updates, and guides, head over to the dedicated Pokémon GO section of our site.

Daniel Wenerowicz

Dan has been writing gaming guides and news as a staff writer and freelancer since he graduated from Westfield State University in 2020. You can find him covering the FPS and Battle Royale space at Prima Games.