Category: Meta

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.

Should you spend Stardust on Rayquaza, Groudon and Kyogre?

Legendary Pokémon are a group of incredibly rare and often very powerful Pokémon, generally featured prominently in the legends and myths of…

15 hours ago

The Future of Gym Battling

Barring some rework of the gym mechanics, this current gym system is here to stay, and it is rather clear…

1 day ago

How to Order Gym Defenders

At this point of the game, the vast majority of players probably already know who the best gym defender is.…

1 week ago

Machamp Meta Discussion: Will 4 biceps keep it strong for long?

Machamp... Oh the infamous Machamp. Machamp rapidly became one of the most (if not the most) useful Pokémon in the…

1 week ago

Dragon Pulse Ampharos: A comprehensive meta analysis

Dragon Pulse, a type charge move, has just been confirmed as the exclusive move that Ampharos will be able to…

1 week ago

Exeggutor: Grade A+ Pokémon GO Grass Type

First introduced in Generation One, this seemingly silly looking Pokémon is not to be underestimated. In fact, it sits on…

2 weeks ago

Gym Battling Strategies

Gym Battling is one of the most important meta-game aspects in Pokémon Go, and while you may know from our…

2 weeks ago

Suicune’s Disappointment and Fix

Suicune is arguably the most disappointing Legendary Pokemon in all of Pokemon GO. It suffers from a lack of a…

2 weeks ago

Spending Stardust on Raikou, Entei, Suicune, Lugia and Ho-Oh

Legendary Pokémon are a group of incredibly rare and often very powerful Pokémon, generally featured prominently in the legends and myths of…

2 weeks ago

Steel Types in Pokémon GO Meta: past, present, and future

The type Pokemon weren’t around until Gen 2, when they were first put into the Pokemon main series games with…

3 weeks ago

Jynx Future Meta Discussion, aka Fall of the Ice Queen

Jynx has proven rather useful in recent raids, allowing trainers with high level Jynx and Dragonites to duo the mighty…

3 weeks ago

Pokemon GO Generalists: A Comprehensive Overview

You may have heard about so-called generalists in Pokémon GO. Who are they and what they’re good for? Simply put,…

3 weeks ago

Meta Relevant Legacy Moves – Which Ones to Keep?

Legacy moves, or moves that are no longer obtainable on a certain Pokémon species, are coveted by many avid Pokémon…

3 weeks ago

Do Rare Pokémon Equal Strong?

There are a bunch of Pokémon who were hyped before their release but never made it to the top. Most…

3 weeks ago

Evolving to Gen IV and its Meta relevance

Pokemon Go has a wide variety of Pokemon that have a CP range of between 1000-2000. You could be asking…

3 weeks ago

Raikou, Entei, and Suicune in the Current and Future Meta

As soon as the Legendary Birds went away, the Legendary Beasts went to play, in a way that we did…

4 weeks ago

Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres in the Current and Future Meta

After Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago last year, Niantic surprised us with the first release of Legendary Raids, with Lugia…

4 weeks ago

Multi-Bar Vs. Single-Bar Charged Moves

Charged moves allow for some serious damage to be dealt to any opposing Pokémon, but not all charged moves are…

4 weeks ago

Gardevoir: Phenomenal Psychic or Fantastic Fairy?

General Overview Pokémon Attack Defense Stamina 237 220 136 The premiere fairy type of Generation Three, Gardevoir brings a presence…

4 weeks ago

Hidden Gems of the Pokémon GO Meta

You may have realized by now that the Hub is celebrating "March is for Meta", a month in which we…

4 weeks ago

Where should I spend my Rare Candies?

Picture this: It’s late afternoon on a Saturday and you’ve just finished your first WaFu raiding session. Feeling the buzz…

4 weeks ago

Mythical Pokémon in the Meta-game

A comprehensive overview of Mew, Celebi, Jirachi and Deoxys in the Pokémon GO meta. In the first three generations, there…

4 weeks ago

Frenzy Plant Venusaur: A Comprehensive Meta Analysis

Frenzy Plant, a type signature move that can be learned by the starter Pokémon in the main series games, has…

1 month ago

Ho-Oh Meta: Current and Future Viability

The Rainbow Pokémon. In the world of Pokémon Go, this Pokémon is not to be underestimated. Unlike Charizard, it has…

1 month ago

Should You Spend Stardust on Gen 1 Legendaries?

Legendary Pokémon are a group of incredibly rare and often very powerful Pokémon, generally featured prominently in the legends and myths of…

1 month ago

Best Meta Relevant Pokemon by Type

With the meta of Pokémon Go ever evolving as new generations are released, it’s easy to question which Pokémon are…

1 month ago

Lugia in the Current Pokémon Go Meta-game

Niantic just announced that the Legendary Pokémon Lugia will return to Raid Battles in Pokémon GO on March 16, right…

1 month ago

Mewtwo and Its Future in the Meta-game

Mewtwo is one of the very strongest Pokémon currently in the meta game, and will remain so for generations to…

1 month ago

Frenzy Plant, Hydro Cannon and Blast Burn – Will They Make the Starters Meta-Relevant?

Starter Pokémon were not very relevant in the current metagame, as it was discussed in this article. However, the introduction…

1 month ago

Latios and Latias – Dragon Psychic Types and Their Place in the Meta

The Eon Duo - Latios and Latias are speculated to be (some of) the next in line to become Legendary…

1 month ago