Pokemon GO Professor Willow Card - All Research and Rewards plus How to Get and Redeem

By Sam Woods

July 1, 2021

For the first time ever, a prominent character that originated in Pokemon GO has been immortalised as a card in the Pokemon Trading Card Game.

Professor Willow, the master of research, has paved the way for Niantic’s AR hit to become cannon within the universe of Pokemon.

Along with the card, players get a special code that can be redeemed in game for some rewards and research.

Here is how to get the Professor Willow Card and all the Research Tasks and Rewards.

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How to Get The Card and Research

In order to get the special Willow Pokemon Card, players first need to be based in the US or Canada.

Then, they simply need to purchase a Pokemon GO Fest T-shirt. Once shipped, the T-shirt will arrive with the card.

Players can also get a card “at Pokémon League events will receive a special Professor’s Research card while supplies last.”

In order to get the research, the card will come with a code on the bottom. This code needs to be redeemed through this handy link here.

All Professor Willow Card Research and Rewards

Here is all of the Research Tasks and Rewards you can receive by redeeming the code on the Professor Willow card.

Stage One:

  • Spin 10 Pokestops or Gyms – Reward: 10 Pokeballs
  • Use 10 Berries to Help Catch Pokemon – Reward: 10 Great Balls
  • Make 10 Great Throws – Reward: 10 Ultra Balls
  • Group Rewards – 500 Stardust, 500 XP, Klink Encounter

Stage Two:

  • Catch 20 Pokemon – Reward: Spheal Encounter
  • Evolve 10 Pokemon – Reward: Feebas Encounter
  • Purify 5 Shadow Pokemon – Reward: 1x Incense
  • Group Rewards: 1000 Stardust, 1000 XP, Lapras Encounter

Stage Three:

  • Hatch 5 Eggs – Reward: 1x Incubator
  • Trade a Pokemon – Reward: Magnemite Encounter
  • Send 5 Gifts to Friends – Reward: Electrike Encounter
  • Group Rewards: 1000 Stardust, 1000 XP, Electabuzz Encounter

Stage Four:

  • Battle Another Trainer 5 Times – Reward: 3x Raid Pass
  • Win 5 Raids – Reward: Houndour Encounter
  • Mega Evolve 3 Pokemon – Reward: Slugma Encounter
  • Group Rewards: 1000 Stardust, 1000 XP, Rapidash Encounter

Stage Five:

  • Give Your Buddy 3 Treats – Reward: 1x Poffin
  • Earn a Heart With Your Buddy – Reward: Porygon Encounter
  • Earn 10 Candies Walking With Your Buddy – Reward: Ditto Encounter
  • Group Rewards: 5000 Stardust, 5000 XP, Meltan Encounter

Stage Six:

  • Claim Reward – Reward: 5000 XP
  • Claim Reward – Reward: 5000 XP
  • Claim Reward – Reward: 5000 XP
  • Group Reward – 30x Meltan Candies
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Sam is the Managing Editor at DualShockers. He's been playing video games for as long as he can remember and you can regularly find him on his Nintendo Switch. When he's not playing games, he'll no doubt be suffering watching his beloved Ipswich Town.

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