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

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...

Updates to Existing Charge Moves and How it Will Affect the Meta

Exciting news for the Pokémon GO PvP community as Niantic has announced that several moves are being updated to better fit the release of...
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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...

Shadow vs Purified Pokémon in PvP

With the release of Shadow Pokémon this year, trainers globally have teamed up to face those pesky Team GO Rocket members in order to...

Venusaur PvP Spotlight: Great and Ultra League

The OG type, Venusaur, has always managed to impress. In the main series, Venusaur's peers (Charizard and Blastoise) have seen more preference. But...

Blastoise Raid Boss

Blastoise is one of the more difficult Tier 4 Raid Bosses in Pokemon GO. It is not soloable and it will take at least...
Charizard Raid Boss Guide

Charizard Raid Boss Guide

Charizard is a Tier 4 Raid Boss, with a Raid Boss CP of 30958 and a dual /  typing. Charizard´s max capture CP is...

Venusaur Counters Guide

Best Venusaur counters are strong Psychic and Fire Pokemon, like Mewtwo, Moltres, Chandelure, Heatran and Metagross. Venusaur is one of the oldest Tier 4...

Evolution Raid Day Guide

Hello Trainers!  The special Evolution themed Raid day event takes place this Saturday, December 7th, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in your local...

Excadrill Raid Counters Guide

Excadrill is a Tier 4 raid boss. Excadrill is a dual type, is boosted by and weather, and has weaknesses...

Raid Boss List: Evolution Time!

Trainers, the beginning of the Evolution event has brought with it a new lineup or raid bosses. Also, if you missed the announcement, Niantic has...

Ground Type Analysis: Meta, Improvements and Usage

Among the 18 different types in Pokémon Go, the type has been rather underwhelming. This comes as a surprise as this typing is...

Pokémon GO Friend Fest 2019 Guide

Friend Fest 2019 is a special Pokémon GO in-game event that features 1/2 Stardust trade cost, two special trades per day, attack boost when...
Swords of Justice

All for one: A Swords of Justice Pokémon Comparison

"All for one and one for all!" ― Alexandre Dumas, The Three Musketeers Cobalion, Terrakion, and Virizion are 3/4ths of the Swords of Justice Pokémon and are...
Pokémon GO Quests featuring Prof. Willow

Understanding DPS vs TDO in Pokémon Go

A lot of times when you're reading raid guides or articles about PvP you'll encounter two terms that deal with the damage that a...
Pokemon GO PvP

Supereffective Week Guide

Supereffective Week is a Pokemon GO event that lasts from Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at 1 p.m. PST to Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at...
Timeless Cup Silph Arena

Timeless Cup Early Meta Analysis

If the Ferocious Cup was the start to opening Pandora's Box for the Silph Arena, then the Timeless Cup certainly continues on that path....
Pokemon Sword and Shield

Pokémon Sword and Shield TM Locations

List of all Technical Machines and their locations in Sword and Shield. Technical Machines will teach a Pokémon a new move. They can be...
Pokemon Sword and Shield

Pokémon Sword and Shield Technical Records

Technical records are a new feature in Pokémon Sword and Shield. Using a Technical Record will teach a Pokémon a new move, but TRs...
Galarian Weezing

Galarian Weezing Counters

The two Best Galarian Weezing counters are the ever useful, but legacy, Psystrike Mewtwo and Meteor Mash Metagross. Galarian Weezing is a dual ...
Chimchar Pokemon GO

Chimchar Community Day Guide

Trainers, Chimchar will be appearing everywhere from 11 am to 2 pm in your local timezone on November 16th, as part of Pokémon GO...
Use of Steel and Fairy Types

Taming the Dragons: Use of Steel and Fairy Types in Pokémon GO

The types are often regarded as some of the most powerful, coveted and fascinating Pokémon out there. Most of the legendary and pseudo...
Niantic Wayfarer

Wayfarer Reviewers Test Guide

In order to start reviewing in Niantic Wayfarer, you will need to past a test. You can take the test two times. If you...

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...
Ferocious Cup Guide

Ferocious Cup Meta: In-Depth Analysis

The second cup of the Silph Arena's second season of competitive PvP tournaments is in full swing. For the first time within the Silph...
Super Rocket Radar illustration

Looming in the Shadows Guide

Looming in the Shadows is six-stage Special research quest line that introduces Team GO Rocket Leaders and Giovanni into Pokémon GO. Completing the quest...
New summer screen leak

PokéStop Submission Guide

Ever wondered how to request a PokeStop in Pokemon GO? PokeStop nominations are rapidly becoming available for Level 40 players in more and more...
Pokémon GO Medicham

Medicham PvP Guide

While Medicham's stats might not look like much at first glance, its dual and typing combined with its move-set and its stats...
Team GO Rocket Leader Guide

Team GO Rocket Leaders Guide

Team GO Rocket Leaders are now live in Pokemon GO! We've prepared a guide on how to find and defeat Cliff, Sierra and Arlo....
Giovanni Pokemon GO

A Challenging Development Research Guide

"A Challenging Development" is a new 6 steps long Special Research quest line coming to Pokémon GO. The quest line was discovered by Pokémon...

Recent guides

Kyogre Raid Counters Guide

Kyogre is a Tier 5 Legendary Raid Boss in Pokémon Go, being a member of the Weather Trio with Groudon and Rayquaza. Best Kyogre counters...

Groudon Raid Counters Guide

Groudon is a Tier 5 Legendary Raid Boss in Pokémon GO, being a member of the Weather Trio with Rayquaza and Kyogre. The best Groudon...

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...