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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...
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...

Recent guides

Pokémon GO Special Partnered Weekend

Niantic has partnered with Verizon, 7-Eleven Mexico and Yoshinoya to bring Trainers a new and exciting ticketed event that will feature rare Pokémon alongside...

Luminous Legends X Event Guide

Xerneas, the pure type Legendary Pokémon is coming soon to Pokémon GO during the Luminous Legends X event that features the debut of...

Swablu Community Day

After much speculation, we can now confirm that Swablu will feature as the May Community Day Pokémon, and that Mega Altaria will be appearing...

New Pokémon Snap Celebration Event Guide

In celebration of the release of New Pokémon Snap on Nintendo Switch, you can look forward to an event inspired by the photography-focused game and the...