How to get Celebi in Pokemon Go

Lucas Simons
Pokemon Go Celebi

Celebi is a Mythical Pokemon that historically was always distributed through special means, and Pokemon Go is no exception to the rule. So, here’s how you can get one.

Pokemon Go is celebrating its 8th Anniversary, and many popular Pokemon are invited to the party. Among them is Celebi, which will make a glorious return after several years of absence.

So, here’s how you can get Celebi in Pokemon Go.

How to catch Celebi in Pokemon Go

To catch Celebi in Pokemon Go, players need to complete the Whisper in the Woods Masterwork Research. This Research will be obtainable during the 8th Anniversary event, at a cost of $5 (or the equivalent in your local currency).

Can Celebi be shiny in Pokemon Go?

Yes, Celebi can be shiny in Pokemon Go. Trainers who complete the Whisper in the Woods Masterwork Research will be guaranteed an encounter with shiny Celebi.

Shiny Celebi in Pokemon Go
Shiny Celebi will return to Pokemon Go in a new Masterwork Research.

There are no details about the steps for the Masterwork Research yet, but stay tuned for updates on this guide, as we will be posting the required tasks and rewards as soon as they’re available.

And that’s what you need to know to get Celebi in Pokemon Go. Want to know what else is coming to Pokemon Go? Here are the Raid and Spotlight Hour schedules for the month and some tips to help you beat Mega Charizard YShadow Raikou, and Yveltal Raids.