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

Electric Types in Pokémon GO: past, present and the future

The type was among the first types to be introduced in the Pokémon universe. With a total of 61 type Pokémon, being...

Ditto List: Pokemon that can be Ditto and tips for finding Ditto in Pokémon...

For players who are stuck on Stage 5/8 of Mew's story quest chain (A Mythical Discovery), which requires you to catch a Ditto in...
Pokémon GO Trading

Pokemon GO Trading: Costs, Mechanics and Special Trade Rules

Pokemon GO Trading is a new game play feature introduced Pokemon GO (worldwide release: June 22 2018). Trading allows you to exchange Pokemon with Friends,...
Box Sale

Analysis of the Mewtwo Box Sale: Ultra Savings v2

Mewtwo is out, and we have a month and 3 days to get that Genetic Pokémon before its gone. There's also a new sale...

Mesprit Raid Counters Guide

Mesprit is a member of the Lake Trio with Azelf and Uxie, a legendary trio introduced in Generation 4 and having a Raid Boss...

Chansey Raid Counters Guide

Chansey is a bulky Generation 1 Pokémon that made an appearance in raids as a Tier 3 Boss during the Valentine's Day 2019 event....
Slakoth Community Day

Community Day June Guide: IV chart, search strings, Body Slam Slaking analysis

This is a no nonsense guide to the Pokemon GO June Community Day and includes everything you need to participate: perfect IVs, Slakoth search...
Pokemon GO Catch mechanics

New Pokemon GO Fast Catch Trick on Android: Back Button

Trainers, this announcement comes pretty late, but better late than never! There's a new Fast catch trick available on most Android devices which have visible...
Shiny Kanto Regionals

Ultra Bonus Event Guide: Week 2 (2019)

Pokémon from across the globe will join in the celebration this week, along with a special appearance by a Mythical Pokémon that will be...
Darkrai in Pokemon GO Raids for Halloween 2019

Pokémon GO Halloween 2019

Pokémon GO Halloween 2019 is a special spooky Halloween themed in-game event that takes place from October 17, 2019 to November 1, 2019. Pokemon...
December 2019 Community Day

December Community Day 2019 Tier List

With the announcement of Pokémon GO Community Day 2019, new and veteran players alike will have the opportunity to evolve any 2018 or 2019...

Ultra League Tier List

A comprehensive guide on the best Pokémon you can use in the Ultra League. This guide covers tiers of Pokémon best in the Ultra...

May 2020 Community Day Guide: Seedot

May 2020 Pokémon GO Community day features Seedot, the Acorn Pokémon! May CD is another Community Day organised in a Play at Home Edition,...

Mega Charizard Y Raid Guide

Mega Charizard Y is one of the first Mega Pokémon to be introduced into Pokémon Go and is one of two forms. Charizard is...

Sylveon Meta Analysis

Gen 6 has always been touted as the generation of types due to the sheer magnitude and versatility of this type in Kalos,...
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...
Pokemon GO Catch mechanics

Global Catch Challenge guide: how and when bonuses are activated and how long they...

The Global Catch challenge has officially started. This post serves as a guide and as clarification for a lot of questions that weren't answered...
Machamp Raid Boss

Fighting Type in Pokémon GO: present and future

The type was among the first types to be introduced in the Pokémon universe. As early as Generation I, 8 type Pokémon...
Pokémon GO Alola forms

Alolan Pokemon in Pokémon GO overview: stats, comparison and meta

The time has come everyone, our analysis of all Alolan form Pokémon all in one place! This will be a comprehensive article about the...

Zapdos Day Guide: Lightning Fast Lazy Mode Edition

This is a quick refresher guide for tomorrow’s Zapdos Day, a more in depth look at the Zapdos Raid boss can be found here (CLICK...
Pokemon GO Adventure Sync

Adventure Sync in Pokemon GO: Everything you need to know

Adventure Sync is a new feature that enables players to track and import walking distances from Google Fit and Apple Health app into Pokémon GO,...
Feebas Research Day

Feebas Limited Research Day announced: shiny Feebas is coming!

Trainers, Niantic has just announced a new Pokemon GO Event featuring Feebas! On January 19th (Europe, Middle East, Africa, Americas, India, Greenland) and on...

Regigigas Raid Counters Guide

Best Regigigas counters are strong Fighting types like Machamp, Hariyama, Blaziken, Focus Blast Mewtwo and Emboar. Regigigas is an EX Raid Boss with 55480...

Cresselia Heat Map

Until June 18th at 1 PM PDT, Cresselia will be the Tier 5 Raid Boss. To help you build your best possible team of...
Hypno Raid Guide

Hypno Raid Guide

Hypno is a Tier 3 raid boss. Hypno is a pure type, is boosted by weather, and has weaknesses to the following...
Lucky Friends

Best Pokémon for Lucky Trades

A complete list of Best Pokémon for Lucky Trades is finally available on the Hub! The list covers all Gen 1 through Gen 5...

Skarmory PvP Guide

Skarmory, the Armor Bird Pokémon, was released back in February of 2017 with the main release of the Johto generation of Pokémon. There have...
Pokémon GO Hub

December 2019 Legacy Moves Update

As a part of their recent Community Note, Niantic announced that select Kanto region Pokemon will be able to re-learn some of their legacy...
Pokemon GO

COVID-19: Staying safe as a Pokémon GO player

Stay safe. Seriously, stay safe. We had epidemics in the past, most of which were spread by lack of information. This one can be...

Pokémon GO Fest 2020 Weekly Challenges Guide

Niantic has announced the weekly challenges leading up to Pokémon GO Fest 2020. Trainers will be given a chance to take part in three...

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...