Bunbori Eggs can be bought from the Tournament Shop using Tournament Tokens. After the first egg is purchased, additional eggs can be purchased for 80 Gold Poké. They currently cost 1 Goldenrod Token to unlock.
- Note: Bunbori is listed in the Undiscovered Egg Group, and therefore cannot be obtained by breeding.
Bunbori was one of 4 Exclusive Pokémon lines to be added in Season 3 of Weekly Tournaments. The Bunborite Q Megastone was distributed as part of the 12 Days of Christmas 2018 event. It was given as a reward to any individual user who reached the Day 12 goal in the event. A Borealis Lantern was distributed to players who got 10,000 Interactions or more on Mass-Click Weekend 63. The Borealis Lantern was used to summon Bunbori and to obtain a Bunbori egg.
- Bunbori was intended to be the first Exclusive Mythical Pokémon.