News items tagged with pokemon go

Pokemon GO Adds the Legendary Registeel

Pokemon GO Adds the Legendary Registeel

Not too long ago, Pokemon GO players attending San Diego Comic-Con 2018 discovered that the developer Niantic decided to have the rare creature Unown spawning in droves today at this year’s pop cultur...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Buys VR Game Company Seismic Games

Pokemon GO Dev Buys VR Game Company Seismic Games

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has been incredibly busy as of late, organizing events such as Pokemon GO Fest 2018 and adding major new...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Marowak

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Marowak

With the addition of Registeel to raids, Pokemon GO also changed up the raid boss list in general, in some cases giving players their...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Zapdos Is Almost Identical To Regular

Pokemon GO: Shiny Zapdos Is Almost Identical To Regular

Happy Zapdos Day, trainers! For three hours today, the Pokemon GO community will be celebrating by taking down tons of Zapdos raids in hopes of earning a shiny version of the Legendary bird. Unfortuna...

By Denny Connolly on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Raichu

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Raichu

Pokemon GO players can now catch all of the Alolan variants of first-generation Pokemon, but some of them can only be found in raids. Alongside Alolan Marowak, Alolan Raichu is one of the Alolan Pokem...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO Details Three Strike Policy For Cheaters

Pokemon GO Details Three Strike Policy For Cheaters

Since the first days of Pokemon GO, cheating has been an issue in the game. Because the mobile AR experience wants players to travel...

By Denny Connolly on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO Has Epic Fail on Zapdos Day

Pokemon GO Has Epic Fail on Zapdos Day

Pokemon GO players on the Azore Islands are disappointed as they missed out on Zapdos Day this month despite promises made by Niantic to resolve the issue.

By Janine Engelbrecht on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO Update Adds Stardust and Experience Points To Gifts

Pokemon GO Update Adds Stardust and Experience Points To Gifts

Pokemon GO players are about to receive a new update that will add the ability to sort the Friendlist and also adds two new exciting types of rewards to Gifts.

By Denny Connolly on 22 July 2018
10 of the Best Video Game Easter Eggs

10 of the Best Video Game Easter Eggs

People who play video games are wickedly curious. Whether that’s testing outlandish strategies for beating a difficult boss or piecin...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Unown Spawning In San Diego for Comic-Con

Pokemon GO: Unown Spawning In San Diego for Comic-Con

Several days ago during Pokemon GO Fest 2018, the developer Niantic added the Unown form “?” to the widely beloved augmented reality...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Evolution Costs, Babies Expected For Gen 4

Pokemon GO: Evolution Costs, Babies Expected For Gen 4

Although Pokemon GO hasn’t officially announced any release date for the first wave of Gen 4 monsters, the community is already busy preparing for the inevitable. Players need to stock up on the corre...

By Denny Connolly on 21 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Alolan Raichu and More to Raids

Pokemon GO Adds Alolan Raichu and More to Raids

Today marked the final day that Regice was available in Pokemon GO‘s legendary raids. Now the creature has been replaced by Registeel...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Unown Form

Pokemon GO Adds New Unown Form

While the legendary Grass- and Psychic-type Celebi is available now for Pokemon GO Fest 2018 attendees, it’s not the only rare and el...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 July 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Here Are the Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Let's Go: Here Are the Exclusive Pokemon

Ever since the original release of Pokemon Red and Blue, it’s been a tradition for Pokemon games to have version-exclusive Pokemon. T...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Global Challenge Rewards Live for All

Pokemon GO Fest Global Challenge Rewards Live for All

Pokemon GO Fest 2018 took place over the weekend, giving attendees a chance to catch Celebi, make friends with fellow players and just enthuse about the game. However, even those who were unable to sn...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adding New Eeveelutions Next Community Day?

Pokemon GO Adding New Eeveelutions Next Community Day?

Pokemon GO fans were excited to learn that August’s Community Day would feature the Normal-type Eevee, but even more so when they rea...

By Joshua Duckworth on 19 July 2018
Pokemon GO: All Friendship Bonuses and Discounts

Pokemon GO: All Friendship Bonuses and Discounts

Pokemon GO’s Friend and Trading features have been out for nearly a month, which means many players are starting to close in on the third tier of rewards and bonuses. This is where all of those Gifts...

By Denny Connolly on 18 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Water Festival Adds Two New Shiny Variants

Pokemon GO: Water Festival Adds Two New Shiny Variants

Pokemon GO shiny collectors may have thought they were in for a break with the Adventure Week spawns and Ho-Oh going away, but that’s not the case. The Pokemon GO Water Festival is back and this year...

By Denny Connolly on 17 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Updated Raid Boss List

Pokemon GO: Updated Raid Boss List

With the depature of Latios and Latias, Pokemon GO raiders are in for a change. Ho-Oh’s second appearance is also coming to a close, which means it’s time to revisit the Tier 1 through Tier 4 raids fo...

By Denny Connolly on 17 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Celebi for GO Fest Attendees

Pokemon GO Adds Celebi for GO Fest Attendees

The 2018 Pokemon GO Fest is currently underway at Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. Like last year, the event is giving attendees some exclusive content, including the first shot at the mythical Poke...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Alolan And Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds New Alolan And Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO players have a lot to do this weekend, even if they are not at Go Fest in Chicago. In addition to the reappearance of Lugia, Niantic has also released some new shiny Pokemon and at least tw...

By Denny Connolly on 16 July 2018
Pokemon GO Teases Gen 4 With Latest Post

Pokemon GO Teases Gen 4 With Latest Post

Pokemon GO is celebrating its second anniversary in style with a nearly constant stream of events, Legendary Battle Raids, and new Friend and Trading features. As if all of that wasn’t enough cause fo...

By Denny Connolly on 15 July 2018
Pokemon GO 2-Day Eevee Community Day Weekend In August

Pokemon GO 2-Day Eevee Community Day Weekend In August

Pokemon GO fans have been wondering how an Eevee Community Day might work since the monthly events started and it sounds like we’re about to find out. Pokemon GO has confirmed that there will be not o...

By Denny Connolly on 15 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How To Unlock The Anniversary Pikachu Gear

Pokemon GO: How To Unlock The Anniversary Pikachu Gear

In July 2016, Pokemon GO was first released to the world. The game has since been played by over half a billion people and became the...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 July 2018
How Pokemon GO Trading Works

How Pokemon GO Trading Works

Earlier this week, developer Niantic officially announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, confirming that the ability to trade Pokemo...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 July 2018
Pokemon GO Still Makes $70 Million Per Month

Pokemon GO Still Makes $70 Million Per Month

While the popularity of Pokemon GO has waxed and waned since the release of the mobile ARG a couple of years ago, its active player b...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 July 2018
Pokemon GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO becomes the biggest mobile game in U.S. history and shows no signs of slowing down as it continues to surpass the user bas...

By Weston Albert on 09 July 2018
Pokemon GO Increases Pokemon Storage Limit

Pokemon GO Increases Pokemon Storage Limit

There have been a lot of new Pokemon added to Pokemon GO since it launched two summers ago, and those who have been attempting to cat...

By Curt Hutson on 09 July 2018
Pokemon GO: All Legendary Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All Legendary Pokemon Coming to the Game

Here is a list of all the legendary Pokemon that will eventually be added to Pokemon GO, all the way from the third generation to Pokemon Sun and Moon.

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
Pokemon GO Anniversary Event Adds Summer Style Pikachu

Pokemon GO Anniversary Event Adds Summer Style Pikachu

Just when fans think Pokemon GO is done announcing July events, another one pops up. This weekend will feature both Articuno Day and Squirtle Community Day, but since July marks the two year anniversa...

By Denny Connolly on 07 July 2018
Pokemon GO Confirms Celebi Special Research

Pokemon GO Confirms Celebi Special Research

Pokemon GO players powered through the Mew Special Research when the quest line launched a few months ago and since then trainers have been waiting for the next major task. Daily Field Research has be...

By Denny Connolly on 07 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Body Slam Snorlax Encounter Available Now

Pokemon GO: Body Slam Snorlax Encounter Available Now

July is here, which means Pokemon GO players are in for a whole month of excitement. To kick things off, players who have saved up se...

By Denny Connolly on 04 July 2018
Pokemon GO: All July Field Research Tasks and Rewards

Pokemon GO: All July Field Research Tasks and Rewards

July is here, which means there’s a new month of Pokemon GO Field Research tasks to complete and rewards to earn (including a new Bre...

By Denny Connolly on 04 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Roselia Spotted Around The World

Pokemon GO: Shiny Roselia Spotted Around The World

As this weekend’s Pokemon GO Global Challenge event kicks off in Germany and players around the world watch anxiously to see which re...

By Denny Connolly on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Articuno Research Challenge Revealed

Pokemon GO Articuno Research Challenge Revealed

Pokemon GO’s first global event of the summer is officially underway. Now that more details about the event have been revealed, Pokem...

By Denny Connolly on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO: All Events For July 2018 (United States)

Pokemon GO: All Events For July 2018 (United States)

Pokemon GO is having a very busy summer. The game’s active playerbase is the highest it has been since after the initial summer 2016...

By Denny Connolly on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans have a lot of events to keep track of in July 2018, as Niantic continues to provide a sumptuous amount of post-launch support for the wildly popular mobile augmented r...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Gifts May Already Be Getting Nerfed

Pokemon GO: Gifts May Already Be Getting Nerfed

Pokemon GO’s latest major addition, Trading and Friends, has had a generally smooth launch. There are some bugs that are causing prob...

By Denny Connolly on 02 July 2018
Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

The friends feature in Pokemon GO has been long-awaited, but unfortunately, it hasn’t had such a strong start in the popular mobile g...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2018
PoGO Dispute Sees Father, Son Arrested for Assault

PoGO Dispute Sees Father, Son Arrested for Assault

Not too long ago, the game developer Niantic announced that its wildly successful mobile augmented reality title Pokemon GO would be adding a friends and trading feature in order for players to be abl...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 June 2018
Pokemon GO Swaps Two Region-Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon GO Swaps Two Region-Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon GO has seen some significant updates lately, including one that added Pokemon trading to the game. Considering the hype surrounding the new friends system and Pokemon trading, some other chang...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Alolan Rattata Appearing In The Wild

Pokemon GO: Alolan Rattata Appearing In The Wild

This has been a huge week for Pokemon GO players who are big fans of the Alolan variants. To celebrate the launch of the new Friends...

By Denny Connolly on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO: What Alolan Eggs Can Hatch Into

Pokemon GO: What Alolan Eggs Can Hatch Into

Alongside the friends and trading feature recently introduced in the latest Pokemon GO update, Niantic also gave players the ability...

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO Friends Feature Not Working for Everyone

Pokemon GO Friends Feature Not Working for Everyone

Pokemon GO has been rolling out the new friends feature to players worldwide, but it’s not working properly for everyone. For some Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO Teases July Research And Rewards

Pokemon GO Teases July Research And Rewards

Pokemon GO fans may be busy testing out the Friends and Trading feature, but nobody has forgotten that a new month of Research and re...

By Denny Connolly on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Here Are the Most Valuable Pokemon to Trade

Pokemon GO: Here Are the Most Valuable Pokemon to Trade

When Niantic announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, it confirmed that players would receive bonuses for trading certain types of P...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Squirtle Confirmed for July Community Day

Pokemon GO: Squirtle Confirmed for July Community Day

It’s business as usual with Niantic, as the company has continually announced Pokemon GO’s next Community Day event shortly after the end of the previous, and this time is no different. Following L...

By Joshua Duckworth on 24 June 2018
Pokemon GO Reveals Professor Willow's Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Reveals Professor Willow's Global Challenge

Pokemon GO is celebrating its second anniversary in July, and it’s doing so through special live events being held at different locations throughout the world. While not every Pokemon GO fan will...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Squirtle Sprites

Pokemon GO: Shiny Squirtle Sprites

It may feel like Pokemon GO’s June Community Day just wrapped up, but trainers are already looking ahead to July. Yesterday Pokemon GO fans received confirmation that the upcoming event would be Sq...

By Denny Connolly on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO Trading Has Smart Features to Tackle Scams

Pokemon GO Trading Has Smart Features to Tackle Scams

Pokemon GO players have been asking developer Niantic to introduce trading since the game launched back in the summer of 2016. However, one concern that has prevailed is that such a gameplay featur...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Regice

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Regice

Last night, popular Pokemon GO data miner Chrales heavily suggested that the legendary golem trio would soon be coming to the game, and with Kyogre exiting the game as a legendary raid, Niantic has...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Regice to Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO Adds Regice to Legendary Raids

With the Water Festival ending and the legendary Water-type Kygore leaving legendary raid battles, Pokemon GO has seen fit to introduce a new third-generation legendary in the form of the Ice-type,...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO is Adding More Shiny Pokemon This Summer

Pokemon GO is Adding More Shiny Pokemon This Summer

Some of the most sought-after creatures in Pokemon GO are shiny Pokemon, which are extremely rare, palette-swapped variants of Pokemon that are already in the game. Since introducing shiny Magikarp...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How To Increase Friend Level

Pokemon GO: How To Increase Friend Level

With the upcoming addition of Friends and Trading to Pokemon GO, trainers have a lot of new opportunities to interact with their real world buddies. In order to get the most value and bonuses out o...

By Denny Connolly on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO is Adding Alolan Diglett and Alolan Geodude

Pokemon GO is Adding Alolan Diglett and Alolan Geodude

Yesterday, Niantic revealed Professor Willow’s Global Challenge, which will task Pokemon GO players with completing Field Research quests throughout the summer months in exchange for special reward...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How Long To Reach Friend Level?

Pokemon GO: How Long To Reach Friend Level?

Pokemon GO fans woke up to a very exciting announcement today. Niantic is finally ready to add Friends and Trading to the mobile AR game and the community can’t wait to learn everything about the n...

By Denny Connolly on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Friends and Trading

Pokemon GO Adding Friends and Trading

Since the day the game launched, Pokemon GO fans have been clamoring for a trading feature. Trading Pokemon has been a staple mechanic throughout the franchise’s history, but so far has been missin...

By Denny Connolly on 20 June 2018
Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

This has been a big week for Pokemon fans, as a lot of unexpected Pokemon news rolled out yesterday. It has been announced that a new Pokemon game called Pokemon Quest has been released for N...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 19 June 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Many Pokemon fans are excited to play two the new Pokemon games, Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, exclusively on Nintendo Switch later this year, and like many Pokemon games, these two will als...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 18 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

It’s been a busy night for fans of the Pokemon franchise. Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee were finally announced, along with a brand new game for Switch and mobile devices called Pokemo...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Use Alolan Exeggutor To Get This Rare Badge

Pokemon GO: Use Alolan Exeggutor To Get This Rare Badge

2018 is shaping up to be a banner year for Pokemon fans. In addition to a massive year for Pokemon GO, Nintendo fans will also have the chance to play Pokemon Let’s Go this November on the Nintendo...

By Denny Connolly on 18 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Tyranitar's Exclusive Community Day Move

Pokemon GO: Tyranitar's Exclusive Community Day Move

Pokemon GO fans have no doubt had the upcoming Larvitar Community Day on June 16 marked on their calendars since its announcement, but it was only today that they learned what exclusive move they w...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 June 2018
Pokemon GO: All the Mythical Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All the Mythical Pokemon Coming to the Game

With its first Special Research quest, Pokemon GO added its first mythical Pokemon to the game in the form of Mew. However, Mew isn’t the only mythical Pokemon in existence, and assuming Pokemon GO...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 June 2018
Pokemon GO Earth Day Event Helped Collect Tons of Trash

Pokemon GO Earth Day Event Helped Collect Tons of Trash

Pokemon GO developer recently Niantic recently celebrated Earth Day by hosting a very special Earth Day Cleanup event, encouraging players to get involved in the effort to clear up the planet. Taki...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Kyogre

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Kyogre

When the legendary water-type Pokemon Kyogre first appeared in Pokemon GO, it was during the winter months, and so many fans missed out on the opportunity to catch it. However, Kyogre has returned...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Pokemon In 2km Eggs During Water Festival

Pokemon GO: Pokemon In 2km Eggs During Water Festival

Pokemon GO’s Water Festival 2018 is fully underway, which means players are out hunting down shiny monsters, collection extra stardust, and fighting Kyogre in Legendary Battle Raids. In addition to...

By Denny Connolly on 09 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Kyogre Returns To Legendary Raid Battles

Pokemon GO: Kyogre Returns To Legendary Raid Battles

Latios and Latias flew away from Tier 5 Pokemon GO battle raids yesterday and today Niantic is already preparing to introduce the next Legendary raid encounter. Whether players are ready or not, Ky...

By Denny Connolly on 08 June 2018
Pokemon GO Water Festival Returns

Pokemon GO Water Festival Returns

Pokemon GO players who have been complaining about event fatigue may not be thrilled to find out that just a few days after the Adventure Week spawns settled down, Niantic is ready to unleash this...

By Denny Connolly on 08 June 2018
The Walking Dead Getting Pokemon GO-Inspired Game

The Walking Dead Getting Pokemon GO-Inspired Game

After the unprecedented success of Pokemon GO, it was only a matter of time until companies started releasing copycats in an attempt to cash in on the phenomenon. We’ve already seen strange Pokemon...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How Transferring To Pokemon Let's Go Works

Pokemon GO: How Transferring To Pokemon Let's Go Works

When Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee arrive later this year, many Pokemon GO trainers are planning to rush into the Switch game to start exploring the crossover features. The trailer re...

By Denny Connolly on 05 June 2018
Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Typically, Pokemon GO reveals the upcoming featured Pokemon for its Community Day a couple of days after the previous Community Day. Following Charmander’s Community day, rumor and speculation have...

By Joshua Duckworth on 05 June 2018
Pokemon GO: All Adventure Week Quests and Rewards

Pokemon GO: All Adventure Week Quests and Rewards

Pokemon GO Adventure Week 2018 is underway, which means players are out in full force catching Rock-types, hatching eggs, and walking their buddies. The event is full of exciting spawns and rewards...

By Denny Connolly on 05 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adventure Week Has New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adventure Week Has New Shiny Pokemon

Adventure Week for Pokemon GO started earlier today and brought with it a variety of things for players to look forward to, like Rock-type Pokemon appearing more frequently and earning more XP from...

By A.J. Plautz on 05 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How Much Candy/Stardust To Hit Max Level

Pokemon GO: How Much Candy/Stardust To Hit Max Level

Pokemon GO is, in many ways, a game about resource management. Trainers are constantly determining the best ways to maximize value out of every piece of candy and portion of stardust. When trying t...

By Denny Connolly on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO: June Community Day Exclusive Move Leak

Pokemon GO: June Community Day Exclusive Move Leak

Pokemon GO players are already out stockpiling Pinap Berries in preparation for a very exciting Community Day next month. Larvitar will be the featured monster, which means a ton of players will be...

By Denny Connolly on 03 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Larvitar Family Sprites

Pokemon GO: Shiny Larvitar Family Sprites

As many Pokemon GO fans predicted, June’s Community Day will put Larvitar in the spotlight. Tyranitar is incredibly important to the mobile AR game’s meta, so this is likely the most important Comm...

By Denny Connolly on 03 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Proposed Bill May Impact Younger Players

Pokemon GO: Proposed Bill May Impact Younger Players

The recent wave of controversy surrounding loot boxes and microtransactions has obviously made a wave for players of Battlefront 2 and games like Overwatch or CS:GO, but Pokemon GO players could al...

By Denny Connolly on 02 June 2018
Pokemon GO Community Day Hours Extended After Server Issues

Pokemon GO Community Day Hours Extended After Server Issues

After a month of waiting, the second Pokemon GO Community Day has finally arrived. Players around the world are ready to take advantage of the bonuses, including some recently announced shiny spawn...

By Denny Connolly on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

The next community day for Pokemon GO will take place on March 25 and it has been announced which Pokemon will be featured for the event. That Pokemon is none other than the Gen 1 Grass-type starte...

By A.J. Plautz on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon Day is just around the corner, and Niantic isn’t leaving Pokemon GO fans out of the celebrations. Pokemon GO trainers can now purchase trainer avatar items based upon the original costumes...

By Sarah Fields on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO‘s next Community Day is happening soon, and the developer Niantic has decided to make the upcoming event for the popular mobile augmented reality game themed around the Dragon-Type known...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Raid Boss for Fans

Pokemon GO Adds Special Raid Boss for Fans

It has a busy day for raids in Pokémon GO, with the top tier gym battles adding a slew of legendary Pokemon to the mix. To kick off Legendary Week, Niantic is adding Kyogre and Groudon back to the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Announces Special Egg Event

Pokemon GO Announces Special Egg Event

In light of the legendary week Raid Battles event, Pokemon GO has announced a special egg event for players who meet a certain goal before March 5th. If players meet the goal before the due date, t...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 01 June 2018
PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

Although Pokemon GO‘s Community Day event centered around the Dragon-Type known as Dratini has now come and gone, it doesn’t mean that Niantic doesn’t have any additional plans to give fans incenti...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2018
Pokemon GO-Like Jurassic World Alive is Out Now

Pokemon GO-Like Jurassic World Alive is Out Now

Jurassic World Alive, a Pokemon GO-inspired game based on Jurassic World, has been available in select markets for a few months. However, the game is now available most everywhere, with both iOS an...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

The Pokemon Company has officially announced Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee for the Nintendo Switch. Tuesday evening both games were announced in front of an excited crowd in J...

By Rory Young on 30 May 2018
Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Earlier this week, a video went viral of 22 year old Malian migrant Mamoudou Gassama saving a young child who was dangling from a balcony in Paris, France. Gassama has been dubbed “Spider-Man” for...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

This week should be an exciting one for Pokemon GO fans. Not only do they have the Dratini Community Day to look forward to, but they will also have additional chances to catch legendary Pokemon li...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What Are Alola Forms?

Pokemon GO: What Are Alola Forms?

Pokemon GO players got a big surprise this morning, when Niantic announced that the Alola forms from Pokemon Sun and Moon are coming to the mobile AR game. After the conclusion of Community Day, ma...

By Denny Connolly on 30 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Source Code Reveals Adventure Week Quests

Pokemon GO: Source Code Reveals Adventure Week Quests

Although Pokemon GO Adventure Week hasn’t exactly been explicitly confirmed yet, there have been enough hints to guarantee that the event is on its way later this month. Last year’s Pokemon GO Adve...

By Denny Connolly on 29 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Best Ho-Oh Counters In Current Meta

Pokemon GO: Best Ho-Oh Counters In Current Meta

Although some Pokemon GO players are unhappy with Ho-Oh and Latias/Latios appearing at the same time; there are still level 5 Battle Raids that need to be defeated. Players should be well aware of...

By Denny Connolly on 29 May 2018
Pokemon GO Will Offer Shiny Mew Version

Pokemon GO Will Offer Shiny Mew Version

With Pokemon GO’s new field research feature poised to launch tomorrow, excitement is once again in the air for the popular pocket monster-hunting AR game. Much has already been officially revealed...

By Jacob Bukacek on 29 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO‘s May Community Day is quickly approaching this weekend, with Niantic having already confirmed the event to be themed around Charmander and with it also including a Stardust bonus. Now,...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Alola Forms Soon

Pokemon GO Adding Alola Forms Soon

In a surprise announcement, Monday morning Niantic revealed that plans to add the Alola Forms of Kanto Region Pokemon to Pokemon GO in the coming weeks. The announcement was made via the official P...

By Rory Young on 24 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO fans were already looking forward to May 19, as today is Charmander Community Day. However, Niantic has made today’s festivities even more exciting by bringing the legendary Pokemon Ho-O...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Next weekend, Pokemon GO’s third Community Day event is set to feature Bulbasaur for a few hours on March 25. During this event, Bulbasaur will have an increased spawn rate, and moreover, if player...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 May 2018
Pokemon GO Introduces First Shiny Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Introduces First Shiny Legendary Pokemon

When Niantic announced that Lugia would be returning to its augmented reality title, Pokémon GO, fans of the game may have been excited for multiple reasons. Players who missed the legendary Pokémo...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Nearly two years after its initial launch, and Pokemon GO finally added the mythical Pokemon Mew to the game as part of a Special Research quest. This eight-step quest challenged players to complet...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO will soon be activating one of its biggest new features since launch. The new quest system, where players will complete research objectives for Professor Willow, will go live at some poi...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Besides confirming that the games exist, there is little Nintendo has said about the upcoming Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch. However, with E3 2018 right around the corner, rumors are starti...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Update Hints At New Special Research

Pokemon GO: Update Hints At New Special Research

Although some Pokemon GO players are still working through the massive quest chain to receive their first Mew, there are many players who finished the Mythical Discovery arc weeks ago and have been...

By Denny Connolly on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For Charmander Community Day

Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For Charmander Community Day

Pokemon GO’s May Community Day event is only a few days a way, which means it’s time to start getting ready. All players need to do to participate is show up at a popular location during the three...

By Denny Connolly on 17 May 2018
Could Pokemon GO Be Used For Mental Health Therapy?

Could Pokemon GO Be Used For Mental Health Therapy?

In the first year after its release, there was a ton of research surrounding Pokemon GO’s ability to increase physical activity and health for its players. Multiple studies suggested that the incre...

By Denny Connolly on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Raid End Times Extended In Some Regions

Pokemon GO: Raid End Times Extended In Some Regions

Battle Raids are one of the most popular features in Pokemon GO, due to their ability to get players working together for the chance to catch powerful and Legendary monsters. Although the feature h...

By Denny Connolly on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Wants Your Help to Build AR Maps

Pokemon GO Dev Wants Your Help to Build AR Maps

Since the game launched in the summer of 2016, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has made much of an effort to improve the game’s map and the way that it depicts the real world. For example, around five...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO: 100 Percent IV Guide For Charmander

Pokemon GO: 100 Percent IV Guide For Charmander

Pokemon GO’s next Community Day event is just one week away, which means players are currently preparing their inventory and strategy for the Charmander-themed event. Although Charmander may not be...

By Denny Connolly on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Bringing Back Safari Zone Events

Pokemon GO Bringing Back Safari Zone Events

As many Pokemon GO players will attest, Niantic’s decision to implement Field Research quests has managed to reinvigorate interest in the mobile augmented reality game and get people back out in th...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Returning This Summer

Pokemon GO Fest Returning This Summer

Despite having encountered myriad problems in 2017, the game developer Niantic has now officially revealed its decision to implement the return of its Pokemon GO Fest this summer in Chicago, Illino...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Ditto Can Now Hide As This Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Ditto Can Now Hide As This Pokemon

Ditto hasn’t been very important to the Pokemon GO metagame, so after collecting one for the Pokedex entry, most players have stopped caring about the sneaky creature. That all changed when trackin...

By Denny Connolly on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Updated List Of Every Shiny Available

Pokemon GO: Updated List Of Every Shiny Available

As expected, Pokemon GO released a few new shiny creatures to celebrate this month’s Battle Showdown event. The new shiny fighters are now a part of the exclusive list of special rare spawns offere...

By Denny Connolly on 08 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 May 2018
Pokemon GO: May Field Research Breakthrough Rewards

Pokemon GO: May Field Research Breakthrough Rewards

As confirmed last week by Niantic, the Research Breakthrough rewards are rotating now that May has arrived. After four long weeks of questing for a Moltres encounter, it’s now Zapdos’ time to shine...

By Denny Connolly on 08 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Field Research Encounter Rewards For May

Pokemon GO: Field Research Encounter Rewards For May

Pokemon GO fans have a lot to be excited about this week. The start of May kicks off a new Breakthrough Research reward, a Battle Showdown event, and some shakeups to the Field Research quests and...

By Denny Connolly on 07 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adds a Few New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds a Few New Shiny Pokemon

In the Pokemon GO community, May has kicked off with a brand new event: the Battle Showdown. This event focuses on Fighting-type Pokemon, but it also features a variety of other features such as 2x...

By Joshua Duckworth on 06 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Perfect Zapdos IV Guide

Pokemon GO: Perfect Zapdos IV Guide

May is officially here, which means it’s time to say goodbye to Moltres and hello to Zapdos! The Breakthrough Research rewards seem to be shifting on a calendar month rotation, so gamers are now ab...

By Denny Connolly on 05 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Battle Showdown Event Offers Major Rewards

Pokemon GO: Battle Showdown Event Offers Major Rewards

Pokemon GO has really upped the ante when it comes to delivering frequent and rewarding events. Rolling right from the Kanto event into an exciting Earth Day was enough to make most of April a blas...

By Denny Connolly on 04 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Illinois Park Asks for Removal of Pokestops

Pokemon GO: Illinois Park Asks for Removal of Pokestops

Many Pokemon GO players could be expecting the augmented reality game to add more Pokestops and gyms, but this may not be the case for residents of the Arlington Heights Park District in Illinois....

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 May 2018
Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Niantic is notoriously secretive about its future plans for Pokemon GO, often leaving it to fans to discover when changes are being made through efforts like datamining. However, a fan that goes by...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Hoard This Candy for Future Quests

Pokemon GO: Hoard This Candy for Future Quests

By now, many hardcore Pokemon GO players may have completed the Special Research quest to catch Mew. However, others may still be struggling with some of the quest’s more difficult objectives, like...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 April 2018
Pokemon GO Update: Quality Of Life Improvement For Raids

Pokemon GO Update: Quality Of Life Improvement For Raids

Pokemon GO players often complained about a lack of updates in the early months of the game, but, since then, Niantic has really picked up the pace on feature updates and bug fixes. The latest majo...

By Denny Connolly on 28 April 2018
Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO players who have been earning stamps as part of the new Field Research system may be disappointed that Moltres has been the breakthrough reward every time since the feature launched. How...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 April 2018
Pokemon GO: April 19 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO: April 19 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO players who have been collecting Field Research stamps every day since the feature went live should be reaching their next breakthrough tomorrow, April 19. However, thanks to some player...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 April 2018
Pokemon GO, Destiny, League of Legends Made Big Money

Pokemon GO, Destiny, League of Legends Made Big Money

Research firm SuperData releases its financial findings for September 2016 and Pokemon GO, Destiny, and League of Legends aren’t going away any time soon. In a market as complex as the one that vid...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 April 2018
Pokemon GO Weather System is Broken

Pokemon GO Weather System is Broken

While fans of Pokemon GO typically have several reasons to be excited to play the game, such as the upcoming Charmander Community Day, the game is admittedly prone to bugs and issues. This is relat...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 April 2018
Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Despite some complaints concerning the Mareep Community Day, the event remains as popular as ever, with several Pokemon GO players anxious for May’s upcoming event. Typically, the next Community Da...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 April 2018
Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans are excited for the mobile augmented reality game’s Eggstravaganza event, which officially made its return today, and offers players the chance to hatch rare Pocket...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO‘s Mareep Community Day will take place today from 11am to 3pm PST. However, fans can prepare themselves for the festivities by purchasing the Community Day Box that is on sale now. The...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Assuming they’ve have been getting at least one stamp per day, April 12 marks the second time Pokemon GO players can complete a Field Research breakthrough. Last week’s Field Research breakthrough...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Kanto Event Details and Dates

Pokemon GO: Kanto Event Details and Dates

It’s time for players to take a short break from Field and Special Research and get ready for the latest event to take place in the mobile AR game. Niantic announced a Kanto Region event for Pokemo...

By Denny Connolly on 14 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Kanto Event Is Live in US

Pokemon GO: Kanto Event Is Live in US

Towards the beginning of the month, Pokemon GO developer Niantic confirmed that it would be hosting some sort of Generation 1 related event sometime during April. Although details were scant, many...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Mew 100% IV Guide

Pokemon GO: Mew 100% IV Guide

Pokemon GO players who are powering through the Special Research quest line may already be finding and catching Mew. Although adding the super rare monster to the pokedex should be exciting enough,...

By Denny Connolly on 14 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Not too long ago, it was discovered that the game developers at Niantic added new Shiny creatures for the Eggstravaganza event that’s currently underway in the popular mobile augmented reality game...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Update Adds Facebook Login Option

Pokemon GO Update Adds Facebook Login Option

The latest Pokemon GO update is arriving today and it doesn’t introduce any new monsters, Battle Raids, and certainly not any trading functionality. Instead, the latest update solves a problem that...

By Denny Connolly on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Now that the majority of third generation Pokemon are available to catch in Pokemon GO, some fans are already looking to the future of the popular mobile game. The next logical step for Niantic is...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Banned From Sand Dunes

Pokemon GO Banned From Sand Dunes

There’s no denying that Pokemon GO has gotten many gamers out into the world and exploring parks and other landmarks that they usually wouldn’t even notice. This is usually a good thing, as parks g...

By Denny Connolly on 31 March 2018
Pokemon GO Egg Event Adds New Pokemon to Hatch

Pokemon GO Egg Event Adds New Pokemon to Hatch

Last month, it felt as if Pokémon GO players were practically barraged by event after event, and this month has been no different. No one is complaining, though, as events are vital to the life of...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 March 2018
Black Eyed Peas Making 'Next Pokemon GO' Says will.i.am

Black Eyed Peas Making 'Next Pokemon GO' Says will.i.am

Following the release of Pokemon GO in July 2016 the mobile game market has been flooded with rivals and competitors who have tried to do their own spin on the game’s augmented reality formula. The...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 March 2018
Pokemon GO: The Best Moveset For Each Type

Pokemon GO: The Best Moveset For Each Type

For Pokemon GO players who want to maximize their damage in every Battle Raid or gym takeover, TMs are an incredibly valuable resource. The items allow players to reroll for a different fast or cha...

By Denny Connolly on 11 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Best Gen 4 Pokemon For Each Type

Pokemon GO: Best Gen 4 Pokemon For Each Type

Although Gen 3 is still in the process of rolling out, the Pokemon GO community is always ready to look ahead and start planning for the next stage of the metagame. Gen 4 is likely close to a full...

By Denny Connolly on 08 March 2018
Best Halloween In-Game Events of 2017

Best Halloween In-Game Events of 2017

Players looking to spend some time earning spooky skins and scary seasonal mounts during the rest of October should check out these five in-game Halloween festivities.

By Denny Connolly on 20 October 2017