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Top 3 Missing Things at Pokemon GO Fest 2018

In this article we are going to dive into what things were missing at Pokemon GO Fest from an in-game…

5 days ago

How to Make the Most Out of GO Fest Week’s Rewards (July 16 to 23)

In finishing the 2nd Global Research Challenge, starting July 16 until July 23, there will be double candies in catching and…

5 days ago

Pokémon GO Fest 2018: An On-Ground Experience and Review

On Saturday and Sunday, members of the Go Hub team attended Pokémon Go Fest 2018, located in Lincoln Park in…

6 days ago

Go Fest Box Analysis: honestly, it’s a decent deal

With this week's Go Fest event, we actually got a set of boxes with some raid passes in them! They,…

1 week ago

Rural Players – Niantic Doesn’t Hate You

(credit to ProHitman002, BoonSlevin, and Kristy for some of the thoughts in this article) While the majority of the player base doesn't think…

2 weeks ago

Safari Zone Dortmund: an honest, unbiased Day #1 report from the GO Hub team

Today, the GO Hub team attended the Safari Zone Dortmund, from early morning in Westfalenpark, over mid day in Dortmund, back…

3 weeks ago

Dortmund Safari Zone: area guide and park logistics

Today is the big day, Dortmund Safari Zone is happening! The first event in the Pokémon GO summer event series…

3 weeks ago

Safari Zone Box Sale Analysis – The Best Time To Hatch Your Eggs

Having trouble finishing up that set of 9 Alolan 7KM Eggs? Niantic has got you covered with some sweet deals…

3 weeks ago

A Year of Raiding: How Raids Changed the Game

In June of 2017, I was in a Pokemon Group Chat that reports Rare Pokemon on my local area. When…

4 weeks ago

What We Know About Pokémon Let’s Go: An In-Depth Analysis

We've watched the trailer for over 10 times now (I know I have), but what did we learn from the…

2 months ago

Future of Pokémon Evolution, Part #2: Elemental Stones

With Generation 4 just around the corner, its a good idea to become familiar with the Pokémon who are soon…

2 months ago

Is Pokémon GO Sustainable?

As a level 40 player, I have to ask if Pokémon Go is a sustainable platform with its current gameplay…

2 months ago

What Exactly are Alolan Forms?

With the most recent Pokemon Go announcement that Alolan forms are being added to the game within the coming weeks,…

2 months ago

Future of Pokémon Evolution, Part #1: Evolution Items

With Generation 4 just around the corner its an idea to become familiar with the Pokémon who are soon to…

2 months ago

Post Mortem: How Charmander Community Day and Charizard’s Blast Burn were leaked

When you think about it, we really do spoil a lot of things. Shiny sprites, Game Master updates, data mines…

2 months ago

The benefits of Pokémon GO on mental health

In March of 2018, the Hub's creator, Zeroghan, shared his experience about dealing with anxiety and panic attacks to the…

2 months ago

Trainer Rivalry : Red vs Blue, Ash vs Paul, YOU vs ???

Despite their child-like style and cross generational appeal, rivalry is deeply embedded into Pokémon games. Since the first generation of…

3 months ago

Pokémon GO needs a new gym system and a return of the Ace Trainer Medal

Ace Trainer is one of the most desired after and confusing medals in the game for most Pokémon GO players:…

3 months ago

Professor Willow’s Re-Introduction into the game & What it might mean for the future.

Trainers, We have just seen Niantic announce a Shake-up of Field Research for the very first time since the Mechanic…

3 months ago

Fourth Research Breakthrough Rewards

Reports are coming in (by trainers using the same time-zone trick as before) that Moltres is once again the research…

3 months ago

Tips for Hosting a Community Day Charity Event + Fan Submission!

With Community Day being a staple in the Pokémon Go community now, after a few months, players all around the…

3 months ago

Quests in Pokemon GO: our thoughts one month later

Trainers, it may feel like the Research Update has been part of Pokemon Go for a lot longer, but in…

3 months ago

A Story By A Concerned Community Leader (A Fan Submission)

Trainers, today we are bringing you another fan submission from a reader who reached out to us on our Discord…

3 months ago

Unreleased Pokémon: Shadows hiding in your Pokédex

You know what they are. They are the empty spots in your Pokédex. I am not talking about the trio…

3 months ago

Have we become spoilt with events and shiny Pokemon?

Trainers all around the globe have experienced a roller-coaster of emotions in the last week or so, including: Introducing the…

3 months ago

Monthly Overview of Pokémon Go: March 2018

Over the month of March, Pokémon GO has had more than its fair share of events, updates and new additions.…

4 months ago

Aripant Family Guide

See Aripant’s Origin at the bottom of article for details and clarification. The Panda Ant Pokémon Aripant is a dual…

4 months ago

A Community in Terror: A Fan Story

We all seem to have those bad eggs in our Pokémon Go communities — be it a quarrel over gym…

4 months ago

Experience contest: a race to 2 million

Oxnard, California - It's not uncommon to hear that a global event inspires local groups to have contests of their…

4 months ago

To all the Pokemon GO Girls out there: Happy International Women’s Day!

Trainers, and especially female trainers, we wish you a truly happy International Women's Day! It is not often that we,…

5 months ago