Pokémon Go: How to Catch Mewtwo and Mew?

by karen minton I am a software engineer

With the introduction of Research tasks, the developers have offered the “A Mythical Discovery” particular task. Gamers will locate this in the binoculars shaped like icon on the screen. First of all, you will identify your Field Research tasks and then progress to get a Legendary Pokémon. Here is how you can do it:

Way to Catch Mew in Pokémon Go

There is a total of eight quests that you need to complete as requested by Professor Willow. So, remember to complete each of them and unlock Mew Pokémon. Also, gamers will earn a significant amount of XP along the way and rewards. If you are getting close to the completion of every single-player task, make sure to crack a Lucky Egg in order to avail double XP. Here is the list that players will need to catch the Mythical Pokémon Mew in the game.

Mew: Quest Stage 1/8 (500 XP) –

Undoubtedly, this is one of the most comfortable stages that you can complete in your Poke-sleep.  

  • Catch ten Pokémon.
  • Spin Pokestops five times.
  • Move five Pokémon.
  • Rewards: 1 Incubator, 10 Great Balls and 3 Lures.

Mew: Quest Stage 2/8 (1000 XP) –

In this stage, you will have to walk at least 6 km with your friend with the lowest candy making distance equipped. Players can utilize Magikrap Pokémon to cover 1 Km distance in no time. In case you got any incubators, try to use it in order to cover more 2 km distance easily.

  • Hatch three Eggs.
  • Get two cadies traveling with your friend.
  • Make ten great throws.
  • Rewards: 3 incense, 2000 stardust, and 20 great balls.

Mew: Quest Stage 3/8 (1500 XP) –

Unless you are a beginner, reaching to the level 15 should be the priority. Otherwise, you need to complete the other tasks, i.e., taking part in 2 raids and gym battling, should support to earn enough XP. Ensure that to crack the Lucky Egg every time and makeup to 10000 XP in a raid. Note, there is no need to worry about win or catching the Pokémon; players just need to take part in it.

  • Fight in 2 Raids.
  • Fight in a gym x2.
  • Reach fifteen levels.
  • Rewards: 2 Star Pieces, 1 Quick TM and 1 Charge TM.

Mew: Quest Stage 4/8 (2000 XP) –

Even if you are playing the game casually, you need to get at least 50 original Pokémon access the quest for the Silver Kanto medal. Other than that, evolving 20 Pokémon should not challenging either if a player is more focused on Pidgeys for a Pidgey evolution party. Use a Lucky Egg active for once, and you will earn double XP conveniently. Try to pair up with Pokémon Magikarp or another one and reduce the distance effortlessly.

  • Attain a silver Kanto medal.
  • Get five candies by traveling with your friends.
  • Evolve twenty Pokémon.
  • Rewards: 3 Lures, 20 Great Balls and 4000 Stardust.

Mew: Quest Stage 5/8 (2500 XP) –

Now, things will start getting interesting as players need to catch a Ditto in the Pokémon Go game. Thereafter, get an excellent throw and complete the quest without even worrying about finding the Pokémon, just make 20 great throws. 

  • Make twenty Great throws.
  • Get ten Ghost Pokémon.
  • Get a Ditto.
  • Rewards: 1Lucky Egg, 1 Premium Raid Pass and 15 Revives.

Mew: Quest Stage 6/8 (3000 XP) –

For this quest, you need to evolve a Magikarp Pokémon and battle in ten raids that will definitely support to reach level 25 in the blink of an eye.

  • Evolve a Magikarp.
  • Reach 25 levels.
  • Fight in ten raids.
  • Rewards: 3 Incense, 6000 stardust, and 5 Rare Candy.

Mew: Quest Stage 7/8 (3500 XP) –

You are so close now to complete the Mew quest. All you need to do is catch fifty Pokémon with a berry and make a curve throw.

  • Attain a gold Kanto medal.
  • Get fifty Pokémon with a berry.
  • Make one great curve throw.
  • Rewards: A Legendary Pokémon Encounter, 8000 Stardust and 20 Ultra balls.

Mew: Quest Stage 8/8 (4000 XP) –

Unlike a raid, do not worry as Mew cannot flee that will give enough time to catch. So, give your best shot and get the Legendary Pokémon conveniently.

  • Catch Mew.
  • Rewards: 20 Mew Candy, 10000 Stardust and 1 Super Incubator.

Way to Catch Mewtwo in Pokémon Go

Previously, Mewtwo was a regular ex-raid Mythical Pokémon in the game, whereas it has now been swapped with Deoxys. However, such legendary Pokémon is not available for now, but it is worth to wait for its return in the Pokémon Go. Besides that, the best way to Mewtwo is by using Houndoom, Gyarados, and Tyranitar with a dark moveset. Most importantly, it is weak against dark, ghost and bug, so, make sure to build better tactics to catch it with no problem.

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Kellie Minton  is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at

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