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Comprehensive guides to playing Pokémon GO. From beginner to advanced meta guides, GO Hub has you covered.

Pokémon GO Technical Machines (TMs)

Pokémon GO Fast Technical Machine (Fast TM) and Charged Technical Machine (Charged TM) are special items used to teach your Pokémon a new move...
Pokémon GO Raid Rewards

Pokémon GO Raid Rewards

Pokémon GO Raid Battles drop several unique item rewards that can't be obtain anywhere else. This page lists Pokémon GO Raid Rewards and links...
Pokémon GO Raids

Pokémon GO Raids

Pokémon GO Raids take place at local gyms, utilising timed events where up to 20 Raiders can participate in battling an empowered version of a...
Pokémon GO Gym Badges

Pokémon GO Gym Badges

Pokémon GO Gym Badges are now rewarded for Trainers participating in Gym Battles all across the world and offer an unique challenge we haven't seen before. You...
Pokémon GO Gym Update new Features

Pokémon GO New Gym Features

Contents Gym drops Prestige is gone New PokéCoin Mechanic Gym motivation system New Gym UI Comments Pokémon GO Gym rework update has brought a...
Pokemon GO Generation 2

Returning player’s guide to Pokemon GO (June 2017)

Sections Evolution Items Egg Chart changes New Regional and Special species Shiny Mechanics Misc. changes Comments Recently, we've observed a large number of returning...
Players find a way to get new Pokéstops

How to request a new PokeStop (using Ingress)

Contents What is OPR? How to use OPR? Questions and Answers Although it is not directly possible to request a new PokeStop, it is possible...

Pokemon Stars

Pokemon Stars is a rumored Pokemon game for Nintendo Switch and 3DS consoles, set to be announced in 2017 on a Nintendo Direct. There has been...
Pokémon GO Grass Event

Grass Event Tips and tricks to get the maximum Bloom!

We prepared a guide on how to maximise gains from the Worldwide Bloom event, as it's a is a very short event, lasting only one weekend....
Pokémon GO Mew and Mewtwo

Pokémon GO Promo Codes

Promo codes were added to the Pokémon GO in-game store on May 2 2017 and are currently only available on Android devices due to...

Advanced strategy guide to “Eggstravaganza 2017”: maximise XP gains and rare hatches with “Walk...

With Niantic confirming the details for this years Easter Event, we created a simple and quick guide on how to maximise the benefits of this...

A rundown of all bugs (+ fixes) reported in 0.59.1 (Android) and 1.29.1 (iOS)

Trainers, although the recent Pokemon GO update was very exciting, it was also very buggy, bringing along a plethora of bugs both on the client and...

Pinap Berry in Pokemon GO: “The power of Pinap!”

USER GUIDE | Submitted by JustBurris on March 11 2017 With the introduction of the Pinap Berry comes a whole new way to play the game....

Analysis of how time of day influences different Pokemon Type spawns

Introduction After receiving several reports of anecdotal evidence that Dark Pokemon spawn more during the evening hours of the day, we went on to investigate. Our...
Premier Ball Pokemon GO

Gen 2 PokéStop Item Drops: Berries and Evolution Items changed it all!

Trainers, we are currently doing a research on PokéStop drops. Currently we are at 23700 recorded drops and will continue to aggregate data submitted by researchers and...

How to evolve Tyrogue into Hitmontop, Hitmonlee or Hitmonchan

In the core game series, Tyrogue evolves into one of its' three forms based on it's highest stat. The same behaviour has been confirmed in...
Pokemon GO spawn rates region exclusives

Generation 2 Region Exclusive Pokémon

Trainers, there has been a lot of debate on which Generation II Pokémon are region exclusive and where they are. We've seen a huge amount of...
Pokemon GO Heracross

Pokémon GO Heracross Max CP, Stats and Moves

The Bug is out There Heracross, the elusive. Heracross, the one to lead the Bugs. That's how people usually refer to Heracross both inside and...
Pokemon GO Ampharos

Mareep, Flaaffy and Ampharos Overview | Max CP, Stats, Moves

You've been Thunderstruck With the advent of moves like Volt Switch ELECTRIC and the addition of a stamina heavy Electric Sheeps, the current runs high again. Ampharos is...
Pokemon GO Noctowl Gen 2

Pokemon GO Noctowl: “Why not nurture that Noctowl?”

Why not nurture that Noctowl? USER GUIDE | Submitted by JovJov14 on Feb 22 2017 I’ll start this with a note that I love Noctowl. When I watched the...
Pokemon GO Tyranitar

Pokémon GO Larvitar, Pupitar and Tyranitar | Max CP, Stats and Moves

At the Feet of a Giant Before Generation II launched Tyranitar was the most hyped Generation II Pokémon, with numerous threads, articles and speculations highlighting...
Pokemon GO Gen 2

Best Prestigers for Generation 2

Trainers, this page represents the best prestigers now that Generation 2 has landed. Credit, where credit is due: the initial results were calculate by /u/pulsivesilver on...
Totodile, Croconaw and Feraligatr

Pokémon GO Totodile, Croconaw and Feraligatr | Max CP, Stats and Moves

Cry me a river Water Pokémon are traditionally very strong in Pokémon GO meta. Such is also the case with Feraligatr and the entire Totodile...
Cyndaquil, Quilava and Typhlosion

Pokémon GO Cyndaquil, Quilava and Typhlosion Max CP, Stats and Moves

Halt and Catch Fire It's often the case that Starter Pokémon create fanboys and we all know how vocal and irritating Cyndaquil fanboys can be....
Chikorita, Bayleef and Meganium

Pokémon GO Chikorita, Bayleef and Meganium | Max CP, Stats and Moves

The Curse of Grass Generation I offered very few high tier Pokémon for Grass loving trainers, with even the mighty Venusaur family line being a rather...
Pokémon GO Unown

The Unown quest – everything we know about Unown in Pokémon GO

Trainers, Unown is among the oldest Pokémon species and it has finally found it's way in Pokémon GO. This post summarises everything we know about Unown at...
Pokemon GO Gen 2

New Generation I Movesets after Generation II Launch

New Generation I Movesets after Generation II Launch Trainers, a number of Generation I move sets has changed in the GAME_MASTER and is no longer available...
Shiny Pokémon GO

Full technical breakdown of Shiny Pokémon in Pokémon GO

Trainers, today we continued to investigate the metadata inside the 0.57.2 APK and one specific mechanic caught our attention: shiny Pokémon. After a few hours of...
Cyndaquil, Quilava and Typhlosion

9 essential tips to prepare for the Pokémon GO Generation II release

With Generation 2 coming out this week, preparations are in order! This list shows 9 most important tips to prepare for the release. Follow it to...

Updated Egg Chart: Valentine’s Day

We've observed a shift in the Egg hatching groups following the Valentine's day event on 08th February 2017. Refer to the updated chart below...

Recent guides

Unova Celebration Event

Pokémon GO's Unova Celebration Event celebrates Pokémon first found in the Unova region. The event last from Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at 10:00 a.m....

Collection Challenges launch in Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO is introducing a new feature – Collection Challenges! Collection Challenges are a handy concept that tasks players with collecting Pokémon featured during...

Ho-Oh Raid Counters Guide

Best Ho-Oh counters are strong Rock type attackers that utilize Ho-Oh's double weakness to Rock moves. Ho-Oh raid boss is a Tier 5 Legendary Raid Boss...

2020 Recap and a Message From The Pokémon GO Hub

2020 has been an unprecedented year, to say the least. We all have had to adapt to new circumstances and situations together all while...