Pokemon HOME is a cloud service for Nintendo Switch and compatible mobile devices that allows you to link your Nintendo Account from both devices. This allows you to access the same Pokemon Boxes on both versions, meaning you can trade and move Pokemon between compatible games on the fly.

Pokemon Home Research Tasks

While there is no gameplay for Pokemon HOME, there are some Pokemon HOME Research Tasks you can start completing. On Nintendo Switch, you can collect specific Pokemon to complete the tasks. There are no rewards for task completion, but it will help you complete your Pokedex.

There are two sets of tasks: Kanto tasks for Pokemon Let’s Go, Eevee and Pikachu, and Galar tasks for Pokemon Sword and Shield. Different Pokemon will need to be imported from each game to complete the tasks. Pokemon HOME on mobile has a different set of tasks that require you to store and trade different Pokemon.

Here’s the complete list of Pokemon HOME Research Tasks:

Pokemon HOME Galar Research Tasks

Task No. Task Pokémon needed
1 First partner Pokémon Grookey, Scorbunny, Sobble
2 Route 1 Wooloo, Rookidee, Skwovet
3 Slumbering Weald Galarian Weezing, Blipbug, Munna
4 Rolling Fields Combee, Bounsweet, Bunnelby, Onix
5 Watchtower Ruins Gastly, Duskull, Golett, Golurk
6 Bridge Field Cutiefly, Inkay, Zigzagoon, Stufful, Palpitoad
7 Dusty Bowl Eldegoss, Hattrem, Frillish
8 Fishing in Galar Arrokuda, Barraskewda, Wishiwashi, Magikarp
9 Galar Mine Rolycoly, Woobat, Carkol, Timburr
10 Galar Mine No. 2 Scraggy, Wimpod, Drednaw, Galarian Stunfisk
11 Glimwood Tangle Phantump, Sinistea, Morgrem, Shiinotic
12 Route 10 Galarian Mr. Mime, Vanilluxe, Beartic, Abomasnow
13 The Four Fossiles Dracozolt, Arctozolt, Dracovish, Arctovish
14 Working Pokémon Milcery, Rotom, Indeedee, Cufant, Corviknight
15 Troublesome Team Yell Thievul, Linoone, Liepard
16 Marnie’s Pokémon Morpeko, Toxicroak, Grimmsnarl
17 Bede’s Pokémon Galarian Ponyta, Hattrem, Gothorita
18 Leon’s Pokémon Charizard, Aegislash, Dragapult
19 The Pokémon Band Toxtricity, Obstagoon, Rillaboom
20 Legends of Galar Zacian, Zamazenta, Eternatus

Pokemon HOME Kanto Research Tasks

Task No. Task Pokémon needed
1 Route 1 Rattata, Pidgey, Bellsprout, Oddish
2 Viridian Forest Pikachu, Caterpie, Weedle
3 Mt. Moon Zubat, Clefairy, Geodude, Paras
4 Aquatic Pokémon Magikarp, Horsea, Poliwag, Staryu, Tentacool
5 Diglett’s Cave Diglett, Dugtrio
6 Psychic Abra, Drowzee, Mr. Mime
7 Rock Tunnel Charmander, Kangaskhan, Rhyhorn, Machop
8 Pokémon Tower Gastly, Cubone, Haunter
9 Fighting Dojo Machamp, Hitmonlee, Hitmonchan, Mankey, Poliwrath
10 Power Plant Electrode, Electabuzz, Voltorb, Magnemite, Magneton
11 Seafoam Islands Jynx, Seel, Slowpoke, Shelder
12 Pokémon Mansion Magmar, Ditto, Grimer, Koffing
13 Fossil Secrets Aerodactyl, Omanyte, Kabutops
14 Victory Road Rhydon, Machoke, Graveler, Golbat, Onix
15 Cerulean Cave Golduck, Rhydon, Chansey, Lickitung, Snorlax
16 Evolution Stones Wigglytuff, Exeggutor, Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon
17 Trading Mysteries Alakazam, Machamp, Golem, Gengar
18 Flying Charizard, Aerodactyl, Dragonite
19 Legendary Bird Pokémon Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres
20 Genetic Pokémon Mewtwo