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

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...
Pokémon GO Valentine's Event

Valentine’s Day Event Guide: Porygon, Blissey and Buddy time!

Trainers, the Pokémon GO Valentine event is live now and lasts until 11:00 A.M. PST on February 15, 2017. The rewards for participating in this...
Pokemon GO APK

How to APK mine Pokémon GO: a data miners guide

APK mining, or data mining, is the process of exploring and reading the code behind Pokémon GO. We've been doing this for a while already,...
Pokemon GO APK

Guide: how to decode the Pokémon GO GAME_MASTER file

Trainers, it's time to share some APK and game mining knowledge with the community. Here's the first installment in our upcoming "APK Mining" series, explaining...
Pokemon GO Tyranitar vs Dragonite

Tyranitar vs Dragonite

Tyranitar vs Dragonite USER GUIDE | ? ADVANCED GUIDE | Submitted by Chateranga Many trainers believe that with the addition of Tyranitar into the gym meta things will change drastically....

Pokémon GO Nest Migration Tracker

Pokémon GO Nest Migration Tracker Following the well established pattern, Pokémon GO Nest Migrations occur every 2 weeks. This pattern was observed and verified by...

Christmas Box buying guide: which Pokemon GO bundle is the best for you?

In honor of Christmas and Winter festivities, Niantic has released a couple of sweet items and bundles in the Shop. We decided to take...
Apple Watch Guide

Pokémon GO on Apple Watch

Apple Watch Pokémon GO The official Pokémon GO app for Apple Watch was released on December 22, 2016 to  much excitement and joy of Apple...
Players find a way to get new Pokéstops

Tracking Sightings Tab Pokémon using Ingress and XM points

Tracking Sightings Tab Pokémon using Ingress and XM points All credit for this guide goes to RDash123, the highest level Pokemon GO player in Croatia....

PokeStop Item Drop Rates

PokeStop Item Drop Rates A reddit researcher named Greenkappa1 tested more than 160 PokeStops to see if the item drop rates have changed significantly recently....
Pokémon Sun and Moon Starters with Stats

How to chose your Pokémon Sun and Moon starter

With Sun and Moon only 3 days away, it's time to talk about starters. You know, that not-so-little decision you make at the start...
Sun and Moon Legendary Pokémon

Preparing for the Pokémon Sun and Moon release day

Trainers, Sun and Moon is coming out on 18th of November, so we have only 6 more days to prepare and read up on...
Pokemon GO Gen 2 Candy

Gen 2 Cross Evolution Candy

Pokémon Candy you should save for Gen II We've received a number of questions what Pokémon Candy should you save for when Generation II releases. We've compiled...
Pokemon GO Tyranitar

Pokemon GO Tyranitar: the Hype is Real, a new Gym god is coming

With the recent discovery that Generation 2 has been added to the game code, we are officially hyped for what's coming up! One of...
Pokemon GO Nests

How to find and report Pokemon Nests in Europe and Asia

There seems to be a lot of confusion around Pokemon Nests, especially in Europe and Asia, where the Global Nest Atlas has not yet been widely...

Lapras biome (spawn area) has been discovered!

Lapras is one of the rarest, if not the rarest, top tier Pokemon in the game. It's also top tier defender and attacker. Recently, we managed...
Pokemon GO Catch bonus calculator

Pokemon GO Catch Chance Calculator

Pokemon GO Catch Chance Calculator Based on research conducted by Gamepress and verified by the reddit Silph Road community, we're finally able to devise a calculator...
Pokemon GO Daily Bonus

Pokemon GO Daily Quests and Bonuses

Pokemon GO Daily Bonuses We were the first who managed to data mine the details on Daily Quests in the 0.43.3 APK. As new info comes...
Pokemon GO Halloween

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Guide

BREAKING: Upcoming Daily Quest feature datamined in the new APK! Niantic announced that Halloween is coming to Pokemon GO! Starting October 26 and lasting through November...
Pokemon GO Catch mechanics

How to throw Pokemon GO Curveball correctly

We found an amazing guide on curveballs on reddit (/r/thesilphroad), so decided to share it here also. Thanks to ohbearly for this great guide. TL;DR: If you...
History of Pokemon World

Pokémon Genesis: History of the Pokémon world

Genesis In the beginning there was nothing. What would eventually become the Universe consisted of a formless black mass, hovering over an endless plain of...
Pokemon GO Catch mechanics

Curveball bonus increases capture chance!

According to a statistical analysis posted on TheSilphRoad website curveballs increase the odds of capturing Pokemon! This is great news, as there was a...

Top 6 Pokemon NOT to place in gyms

In order to minimize the amount of work required to maintain 10 gyms in and near my hometown, I focus on training up friendly gyms...

How to play Pokemon Go on rooted Android devices (Marshmallow)

A few notes: this only works on Android 6+, could work earlier, but we do not recommend it. Big thanks to whoever created this...

October 2016 bugs and workarounds list

Pokemon GO is not a perfect game by any means, but some of the bugs can be easily avoided and fixed temporary by using...
Pokemon GO Top 5 Grass

Top 5 Grass Pokemon in Pokemon GO

A growing number of players has recently been looking into Grass and Electric type Pokemon, mostly due to their double effectiveness against Water type Pokemon...
Pokemon GO Top 5 Rock Types

Top 5 Rock Type Pokemon

If you're a sucker for Brock and Rock types, we can't blame you! Rock types comprise some of the coolest and most iconic Pokemon...
Pokemon GO Has Stopped

Unfortunately, Pokemon GO has stopped

Recently, Pokemon GO has started crashing for a lot of people, even if they did not open the app at all. Usually, this crash...
How to dodge in Pokemon GO

How to dodge in Pokemon GO

We get the same question all the time, by new and old players alike: "How to dodge in Pokemon GO?". The confusion behind dodging...
pokemon go bot captcha

Pokemon GO I am not a robot

In August of 2016, Niantic introduced a sleeve of safety features in Pokemon GO to knock out bots and tracker apps. Among those features...

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...