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Pokemon GO Nest Migration

News roundup: Nest Migration #21, new forum research project, Rock Gym Cup in Pokemon...

Trainers, another nest migration has occurred - the 21st Nest Migration is now in effect, bringing changes to your local nests and spawns! Your local Pokemon Nests...
Pokémon GO Adventure Week

Explorer’s Hat and other Adventure Week images leaked

Trainers, our readers and forum users have reported that 0.63.1 is now a required update! 0.63.1 is a forced update and targets both the client side app...
Shiny Magikarp Pokemon GO

A new mobile game “Pokémon: Magikarp Jump” released on iOS!

Trainers, a new mobile game featuring Magikarp is rolling out on iOS - no news on Android yet. The game is called Pokémon: Magikarp Jump and...

GO Hub forums are now open for everyone

Trainers, the GO Hub forums are now open for registration! Here's the official forum announcement: Hello everyone, nice to have you on board! We're just started the forum,...
Operation PokeExplore Announced

New PokéStops and Gyms added in select countries (via Ingress and OPR, May 2017)

Recent reports confirm that Niantic has used their new Ingress OPR tool to add a large amount of new PokéStops and Gyms in select countries around...
Pokémon GO Adventure Week

Pokémon GO Rock Event (Adventure Week)

Pokemon GO Rock Event (also known as the Pokémon GO Adventure Week) is a celebration of exploration and adventure in Pokémon GO, lasting for 7 days...
Pokémon GO Adventure Week

Pokémon GO Adventure Week 2017 announced: more drops, Explorer Hat, 4x Buddy Candy, increased...

Niantic just announced the worldwide Pokémon GO Adventure week event, running from May 18 to May 25! Codename: Pokémon GO Rock event! Our Pokémon GO Rock Event...

John Hanke responds to tweet asking to shut down the “spoofer apps” and GPS...

Yesterday the gods of public communication blessed us all, as John Hanke (Niantic CEO) directly responded to a Tweet asking that Niantic shuts down...

Explore the GO Hub archive

Pokemon GO Scizor vs Steelix

Bullet Punch animation updated!

Trainers, a redditor named AdrenalinJunki3 reported that the animation for Scizor's signature move Bullet Punch was updated!...
Pokemon GO Grass event

Team Mystic “wins” the Grass Event with 116 Million catches

According to the official Pokemon GO account on Twitter, Team Mystic is the team that caught the...

Pokemon GO 0.63.1 image and text assets

Trainers, we have extracted and published all 0.63.1 static assets! It took us a while to...
Pokémon GO Datamine

0.63.1 Technical Breakdown: better memory management, namespace changes and push notifications

A number of technical changes were introduced under the hood of the 0.63.1 APK. From...
Pokemon GO APK

v0.63.1 data mining report – Gym raid news, real-time alerts, new sponsor and anti cheat added

Trainers, the data mine of 0.63.1 APK is complete! Although Niantic tried to trick us with...

Pokémon GO updated to version 0.63.1 for Android and 1.33.1 for iOS

Pokemon GO is finally being updated to a newer version. Although this update seems like...
Pokémon Sun and Moon Evolution Item Guide

Reports indicate that Evolution Item drop rates were increased

According to a growing number of reports on reddit and our official Twitter page, a lot...
FastPokeMap could be back in two weeks

Poll results: 81% of players are OK with 3rd party trackers

Trainers, we've recently ran a poll on our official Twitter account, asking how players felt about third...
Pokemon GO best fitness app

Reporting from the PokéWalk Event in Charlotte, North Carolina

Niantic recently announced that they're partnering with the Knight Foundation. Knight Foundation is organising a series...

Important announcements for the future of GO Hub (May 2017)

Trainers, we have a few announcements we want to share with our readers. All of them...
Pokemon GO Bans cheaters, botters and some legitimate players

Niantic is testing a fix that stops GPS spoofing and Pokémon sniping!

We have received a number of reports that Trainers have been experiencing random soft bans...

Best Eggstravaganza countries revealed, loading screens will soon be available as wallpapers!

Trainers, while we're ​waiting for the Grass event to start, Niantic surprised us with a promotional...
Pokemon GO Grass event

Niantic leaked a Shiny Bulbasaur for Worldwide Bloom Grass event?

Trainers, we are not sure if we're crazy or not, so we need your help. We've noticed...
Pokemon GO Grass event

Pokemon GO Grass Event announced: Worldwide Bloom from May 5 to May 8 2017!

Trainers, Niantic just announced the next Pokemon GO event - Worldwide bloom! Worldwide bloom event lasts...
Pokemon GO best fitness app

Niantic partners with Knight Foundation to host it’s first Pokémon GO event – PokéWalk!

Niantic has embarked on a new adventure by forming a longterm partnership with the Knight...

Store prices raised for European Trainers – both Android and iOS affected (May 2017)

The prices of Store items have been increased for all European and Mexican trainers, both on...
Pokemon GO Nest Migration

The 20th Great Nest Migration is upon us!

Trainers, just like clockwork, the 20th Nest migration has occurred. Your local nests (places where you...
Pokemon GO genders

A love letter to Niantic

Dear John, we've been following your work for months. We've followed you in London, Austin, Barcelona and Korea, we've followed...
Pokémon Duel Guide

Pokémon Duel Water Gym Cup live now, lasts until May 10th 2017

Pokémon Duel, had a new update which brought the Water Gym Cup event. Event rewards...
Pokemon GO Nest Atlas Launched by TheSilphRoad

The Silph Road’s Global Nest Atlas updated: generations, translations and tech improvements

Trainers, the biggest Pokemon GO nest atlas has been updated with new features and improvements. Namely, three...

Promo codes added to the store!

Trainers, we have some breaking news to share! It seems Niantic is actively testing Promotional codes we...

Niantic Support Accounts Have Officially Joined Reddit!

Trainers, Niantic has done something truly exceptional today, as two members of their Support Team have joined...

RocketMap found a way around unique IVs and stats in the Wild

Trainers, it's unfortunate that we have to report this, but it happened. The world's most popular...
Pokemon GO Gen 2

In-depth look at how Legendaries will affect the game, part 4 of 4: Lugia, Ho-Oh and Celebi

We’re continuing the Legendary Pokémon meta predictions series, written by /u/DavidKSA. If you’re looking for previous...

In-depth look at how Legendaries will affect the game, part 3 of 4: The Johto Beasts

We're continuing the Legendary Pokémon meta predictions series, written by /u/DavidKSA. If you're looking for previous...

Rural spawns increased by roughly 15% over the past two days (27.04 and 28.04.2017)

We observed a flat 15% increase in number of rural spawns over the past 3 days. Our analysis...
Pokemon GO APK

0.63.0 Pokémon GO update expectations

It's been more than 20 days since the last big update (0.61.0) was released for...
Pokémon GO Mew and Mewtwo

In-depth look at how Legendaries will affect the game, part 2 of 4: The Mew Duo

This article is the second entry in the In-depth look at Legendary Pokémon in Pokémon...
Pokemon GO IV Explained - Calculation, meaning, importance

Wild Pokemon IVs and moves are now random up to Level 30

Trainers, there was another change to Wild Pokemon encounter mechanics. IV, moves and Combat Power is...

Golden Week Lure event in Japan: lasts from April 29 to May 7 2017 @ McDonald’s

Japan seems to be on fire with Pokemon GO recently, as they've been getting a...