The Mystery Box on the Pokemon Go helps the players to catch the Meltan. You can get the Mystery Box once a week by linking your Pokemon Go account to the Pokemon Home app. Once you activate the Mystery Box, you can lure the Meltan for an hour. After the time is over, you can send another Pokemon to the Home and get another hour to hunt Meltan spawns. To get the Mystery Box, you need to add the link and sign in to your Nintendo Account or transfer the Pokemon to the Pokemon Home phone app. So read this guide completely to learn how to activate Mystery Box Pokemon Go.
What is Meltan
Meltan is a steel-type Pokemon introduced in Pokemon Go. It is one of the rarest Pokemon available in the game. As the Pokemon is available only in the Pokemon Go, a lot of players are trying to capture the Meltan. With the Mystery Box, you can lure the Meltan for one hour and try to capture it.
Steps to Activate Mystery Box Pokemon Go
- Link Pokemon Go to Pokemon HOME Account.
- Send a Pokemon from Pokemon Go to Pokemon HOME.
- Open the Mystery Box and activate it to catch Meltan.
Link Pokemon Go to Pokemon HOME Account
1. Open the Pokemon Go.
2. Click the PokeBall icon on the Pokemon Go.
3. It will take you to the Main menu.
4. Open the Settings menu by clicking the Gear icon.
5. Select Pokemon Home from the settings menu.
6. Next, click the Sign In button down to your Nintendo Account.
7. A prompt message will appear on the screen whether you need to use Nintendo.com to sign in.
8. Click the Continue button.
9. You will be taken to the Nintendo Sign In page.
10. Next, signin with your Nintendo account and tap the OK button.
11. After you click the OK button, you will be redirected to the Pokemon GO game.
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Send a Pokemon from Pokemon Go to Pokemon HOME
1. Navigate to the Main menu by clicking the PokeBall icon.
2. Open the Settings menu and select Pokemon HOME.
3. Click the Send Pokemon button.
4. Next, tap the Continue button to continue with the process.
5. Choose the Pokemon you need to transfer to Pokemon Home and click the Next button.
6. Now, tap the Transport tile.
7. Then, click the Done button.
8. Open the Pokemon HOME.
9. Tap anywhere on the screen to start the process.
10. Next, a pop-up will appear on the screen, click the Yes button to receive the Pokemon.
11. Tap the View received Pokemon.
12. Click the Receive Pokemon button to receive the Pokemon.
Open the Mystery Box and Activate it to Catch Meltan
1. Open the Pokemon Go.
2. Launch the Main menu by pressing the PokeBall icon.
3. Next, tap the Items bag to open the item.
4. Select the Mystery Box from the items section.
5. You can use the Mystery Box to catch the Meltan.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you want to get a Mystery Box Pokemon Go without a Nintendo Switch account, you need to link your Pokemon Go account to the Pokemon Home app on your mobile and transfer the Pokemon.
Once a Mystery Box is opened, you have to wait three days to open it again.