Overview of the latest and greatest Pokemon and strategies in the Pokemon GO meta game, written in a format that’s understandable for beginning and for experienced Trainers out there. Includes attacker tier lists, best Pokemon in the current meta and future Stardust investment strategies.

Reign Of Fire: Great League Remix Fire Types

"Some men just want to watch the world burn...." The quote is from the film The Dark Knight, of course, starring Christian Bale. Funny thing,...

Great League Remix 2.0 PvP Meta / Budget Analysis

The "Nifty Or Thrifty" article series takes a comprehensive look at the meta for PvP Cup formats: Great League Remix (2.0!), in this case. As...
Pokemon GO Rayquaza

Analysis of Rayquaza in the Master League

The almighty Rayquaza. A DPS monster, one of the most powerful legendaries with a broken mega evolution and an attitude so badass that it...

Bidoof Cup Guide: To Bidoof or not to Bidoof

The "Nifty Or Thrifty" article series takes a comprehensive look at the meta for PvP limited formats... ah, but this isn't really that kind...
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Dragonite Meta Analysis

Credit for the amazing featured image goes to @kee_fry   The OG type. The pioneering pseudo legendary. Lance's WMD. A 'Nite in green shining...

Nifty Or Thrifty: Element Cup

The "Nifty Or Thrifty" article series takes a comprehensive look at the meta for PvP Cup formats: Element Cup, in this case. As is...
Trainer Battles and PvP

Exploring the Steel-Fairy-Dragon (SFD) Core in PvP

Desperate for teams with A and B grades in PvP? This article will give you exactly those in all three leagues by combining the...
Pokemon GO Tyranitar

Tyranitar needs another Community Day. Here’s why!

Community Day.  Undoubtedly one of the most exciting aspects of Pokémon Go, this has become a staple for trainers each and every month. While most...

Garchomp with Earth Power Meta Analysis

Your guide to understanding Garchomp & Mega Garchomp in the meta and their viability with Earth Power post the Community Day. Also includes analysis...

Dragon Tail Meta Impact and Analysis: The Tailers are here!

The GBL Season 8 move updates are finally here and while it essentially inclines towards the typing, the biggest shocker was undoubtedly Dragon...

Analysis of Moonblast Altaria and Mega Altaria

Trainers! In the midst of the Gible Community Day hype, we have all probably put the Swablu Community Day in the backseat. Not that anyone...
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Under The Lights: Pangoro (A PvP Analysis)

"You gotta let go of that stuff from the past, ’cause it just doesn’t matter. The only thing that matters is what you choose...

The 7 Deadly Ground Types in Pokémon GO

The types are often one of the most feared Pokémon types in any meta. An absolutely remarkable offensive presence, types have the...
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Goodra Meta Analysis

With each generation of Pokémon comes a certain variant of monster that is typically the most powerful non-legendary Pokémon of the region: The pseudo...
Ylveltal Pokémon GO

Yveltal Meta Analysis: You can’t spell ‘legendary’ without Y

Yveltal is the box legendary of Pokémon Y and in case you haven't figured out till now, this Pokémon is shaped like the letter...

Great League Remix Meta Analysis

The Great League Remix Cup is here! This unique cup started on April 13th (4:00 AM GMT+8) and will end on April 27th (4:00...
Dragalge Pokémon GO

Dragalge Meta Analysis

The Kalos Pokédex is swinging out at full throttle and the tiny Skrelp marks its debut in Pokémon GO during the Rivals Week event....
A PvP Analysis on Community Day Serperior

A PvP Analysis on Community Day Serperior

Confucius say: "Men of Serperior mind busy themselves first getting at the root of things; when they succeed, the Frenzy Plant is open to them." ...or something akin...

Breaking the Mold with Excadrill: A Meta Analysis

The Unova region is often the most debated of all generations, with many trainers applauding Gen 5's remarkable plot, characters and Pokémon and others...
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Form Changing Significance and Analysis

Hey Trainers,In a recent update, there were sections datamined for form changing mechanics. Whether a minor aesthetic difference or a total stat overhaul, there's no...

Roserade Meta Analysis

With Roselia Community Day around the corner, it's time to discuss Roserade and find out how well it can perform in PvP and PvE...
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Meteor Mash Metagross – still a meta staple?

When Meteor Mash Metagross made its debut in Pokémon GO, it instantly became a meta staple. In fact, Beldum's Community Day is probably one...
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Machamp Meta Analysis

After 6 generations of Pokémon, finally, Machamp gets a meta analysis ahead of community day this month. Machamp has been, and will likely always be...
Tyrantrum in Pokémon GO

Tyrantrum Meta Analysis: A Jurassic Dragon

It took 6 whole generations for us to finally have a Pokémon that is based on a T-Rex. Jurassic Park has captured the imagination...

Noivern Meta Analysis

Three generations after Altaria made its presence in Pokémon Go and became the first type to require 400 candies for evolution, we finally...

Talonflame vs. Charizard: A PvP Perspective

The combination of and makes everyone think of the iconic Charizard.  To others, it is the legendary bird from Kanto: Moltres (Hail Team...

Fast Moves that should be fixed for Trainer Battles

There are plenty of fast moves in Pokémon GO, but the sad reality is there are only a handful that are viable in PvP....

Non-Legendary Dragons in the Pokémon GO Meta

The types have captured the fantasy and imagination of almost every Pokémon trainer from day 1. With awe-inspiring draconic powers, amazing stats and cool...
Pokemon GO Stardust

Should you power up your Pokémon beyond Level 40?

Powering up a Pokémon beyond level 40 is VERY expensive, so you're probably wondering whether or not it's worth spending your valuable resources to...

Rare Candy Tier List – Best Pokémon to use your Rare Candy on

How many times have you looked at your rare candy count and thought: "Alright, I know I have to use them on something, but...