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Field Research Tasks List and Rewards: April 2019

Field Research Task List This is the running list of all Field Research Tasks that are in the rotation during April 2019: April 2019 Research Tasks Task Reward Battle...
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A simple guide to Whiscash in PvP and the Current Meta

In the past couple of years, many Pokémon have become less significant in raids. This is partly due to the fact that they generally...

Shiny Meltan Returns: April 24 – May 5!

Trainers, get ready to open those Mystery Boxes again! Niantic has announced that Shiny Meltan will be returning to Pokémon GO starting on April...
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Baby Pokémon

What's a Baby Pokémon? It's any Pokémon that can only be obtained through hatching an Egg. These Pokémon are not catchable, nor found in...
Lucky Friends and Avatar Poses

Best PvP Pokémon for Lucky Trades

With the introduction of Lucky Friends, you can now know that your next trade with that Trainer will be a Lucky Trade. That is...

Niantic Announces 2020 Event Location Submissions

Trainers, Niantic has announced that they will be taking submissions for locations around the world to host events in 2020. The official website for...
Safari Zone Sentosa, Singapore

Pokémon GO Safari Zone: Sentosa!

Trainers, Niantic has announced yet another Safari Zone, this time finding its home in Sentosa, an island off Singapore known for being a beautiful...
Torchic Community Day May

Torchic Community Day is Coming May 19, 2019!

Trainers, Niantic has just announced that Torchic will be the featured Pokémon for May's Community Day scheduled globally on May 19, 2019, from 3:00...
Eggstravaganza 2019

Eggstravaganza 2019 Announcement and Guide!

Eggstravaganza is back! This special themed event focused on egg-hatching will run from April 16th, 2019 at 1 PM PDT through April 23rd, 2019...

March 2019 Timeline: March Madness!!!

Hello everyone! Hope you all have been having another wonderful month! Once again, we have had an exciting month of events and small collaborations...
This Week in Pokémon GO History

This Week in Pokémon GO History: Community Day, Kanto and Johto Shiny Sprites, and...

With updates, activities, events, and more coming out every single week in Pokémon GO, we thought it was about time to take a look...

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GO Snapshot Challenge

Niantic Announces GO Snapshot Challenge: Global AR Photography Contest

Trainers, AR lovers, attention! Niantic has just announced the global #GOsnapshot challenge, an AR photography...

Creating A Healthy Pokémon GO Community

As the world of Pokémon is expanding, so is the Pokémon GO Community. With over...

Armored Mewtwo redesign revealed in the new Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution trailer

After months of rumors and speculation, we finally have a first glimpse at the fabled...

Salamence’s Community Day Exclusive Move is Outrage!

Trainers, rejoice! Salamence's CD Exclusive move is Outrage! As shared by Niantic, Salamence evolved during...

Giratina (Origin Forme) Heat Map

Starting April 2nd at 1 PM PDT and ending April 29th at 1 PM PDT,...

Lucky Friends & Avatar Poses Are Coming to Pokémon GO

Lucky Friends Being Best Friends in Pokémon GO is now even better than before, as Niantic...

Pokémon Go: Burn Out, Bounce Back!

If my interest for PoGo were to be summarized in one picture, it would be...

Latios Raid Week Announced: Shiny Latios is coming!

Latios is coming back to Pokèmon GO raids! From Monday, Apr. 15, 2019, at 1...

Niantic at GDC 2019: The State & Future of AR Games

John Hanke, CEO of Niantic, held a "vision talk" at GDC 2019 , titled "The...

This Week in Pokémon GO History: Ash Hat Photobombs, 8-bit April Fools, and More!

Hello and welcome to week 14 of the year and our installment of This Week...

Countering Giratina in PvP: Ultra League

Both Forms of Giratina are powerhouses in Ultra League PvP. The high Defense (for Altered Form)...

Unlock Groudon and Shiny Diglett by participating in Earth Day 2019 cleanups

Niantic has confirmed that Groudon will be re-introduced into raids if enough players help out...

The Kingdom Cup Guide: Best Pokemon and Meta Analysis

The Kingdom Cup is Silph Arena's fourth themed global tournament, featuring , , , and ...

Legendary Lunch Hour: Giratina Origin Forme

Trainers, big news ahead! Niantic is continuing to test the Legendary Lunch Hour format, this...

Best Legacy Moves for PvP

If you've ever participated in one of Silph Arena's Monthly Cups, like the most recent...