Legendary Pokemon Base Capture Rate is 2%, Buddy Distance is 20KM for 1 Candy

Trainers, the GAME_MASTER file was updated today and it finally contains new Base Capture Rates and Buddy Distances for Legendary Pokemon. You can download the...
Pokemon GO spawn rates region exclusives

7KM Egg hatch rates for regionals have been discovered

Trainers, a redditor by the name cjmithli has collected hatch data from 2573 eggs from 23 redditors scattered throughout /r/pokemongo and /r/thesilphroad and managed to calculate...
Ivysaur Grimer Bug

Grimer and Ivysaur bugs have been fixed

According to several reports from reddit, friends and family, the "Grimer crash" and the "Ivysaur model crash" bugs have been fixed. The fix is not...
Pokémon GO Datamine

Last Resort Stats Have Been Added in the Game Master… and they’re meh!

Trainers, the Game Master has finally updated to reflect the stats of Eevee's exclusive move: Last Resort! In short: its alright. It's not going to...
Sun and Moon Legendary Pokémon

Marshadow coming to Pokemon Sun and Moon!

Trainers, Marshadow has been officially confirmed for Sun and Moon. There are currently no details on when and how the promotion will take place, but...
Pokémon GO Legendary Raid Boss List

New Round of EX Raid Passes: April 29/30 2018

With the Kanto Celebration over, there isn't much going in the realm of Pokémon GO for a nice intro, so let's go straight to...
Gym Battles Update

What? Pokémon GO Hub’s Battledex is evolving!

Pokémon GO Hub's Battledex, a metagame-oriented Pokédex, is evolving! Get those TMs, rare candies and stardust ready as your team will get in shape...

Deoxys Ex Raids Are Live and Deoxys Duo Raids Are Everywhere

Trainers, Deoxys raids are live! You can read all about Deoxys counters in our Deoxys Counters Guide (EX Raid, Normal Form) and all about Deoxys in...
GO Hub Image Atlas

Announcing Global Photo Atlas Project #3: Mareep Community Day

Trainers, the Kanto event is in full swing, bringing double candies for each catch / transfer and 50% buddy walking distance, which will run...
Meltan evolution, Melmetal in Pokemon GO

More details on the Mysterious Box in Pokemon GO

More details about the Mysterious Box have been revealed during a Nintendo Treehouse Live that took place after the Super Smash Bros Direct today,...
Join Us for a Worldwide Cleanup with Mission Blue!

Pokémon GO Earth Day 2018 Cleanup event announced

In partnership with Mission Blue, Niantic is organizing a Worldwide Cleanup event taking place on April 22. More than 30 local cleanup events are...
Gym Glitch Adds Pokémon to Pokedex

New Gym Feature Adds Pokémon to Pokedex

As reported by several players on reddit, you are now able to "obtain" a Pokemon entry in Pokedex when you face him in the...
Zapdos Pokémon GO

News Round Up: Research Task Shakeup Imminent, Zapdos, and new Update

What a day it has been! With no prior hinting, Niantic has announced via Twitter and in-game news that come May 1st at 1:00...
Pokemon GO Daily Bonus

Niantic confirms Pokemon GO Daily Bonuses!

A week after we data mined the Daily Quests feature, Niantic confirms it's coming! There is no ETA on the feature, but it all of...
Lugia and Ho-Oh

Lugia and Ho-Oh raids are coming back this weekend, Dec 14 – 17 2018!

Lugia raids and Ho-Oh raids are coming back during a special raid challenge weekend, starting this Friday (Dec 14) and lasting until Monday (Dec...

Rural spawns increased by roughly 15% over the past two days (27.04 and 28.04.2017)

We observed a flat 15% increase in number of rural spawns over the past 3 days. Our analysis of data provided by a local Croatian tracker suggests...

Promo codes added to the store!

Trainers, we have some breaking news to share! It seems Niantic is actively testing Promotional codes we data mined before. UPDATE: We created a subsection for promo...

Sprint’s Japan sweepstakes details leaked: go to Yokohama, Japan for free!

Trainers, Sprint has officially opened the Japan sweepstakes event for all eligible US residents! You can join the event no matter which carrier you're on and...
Pokemon GO Nest Migration

The first Generation II Nest Migration has occurred!

Trainers, Nests have migrated again, this time including the newly added Generation II Pokémon. Despite the launch of Generation 2 and the recent Nest shake up,...
Generation III Pokemon GO

Niantic officials: Weather update to come later this month, no weather exclusives

Trainers, it seems that the weather update will come as a separate update from the release of new Hoenn Pokemon. In an article given to...
Pokémon GO Unown

0.53.1 Data Mining: Unown added, new avatar customization options

Trainers, here's the result of our data mine of the new 0.53.1 APK! It's very exciting moment, as we see more and more Generation 2...
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POKÉMON Detective Pikachu gets it’s first official trailer – and it’s awesome

Detective Pikachu is the first ever live action Pokemon movie, staring Ryan Reynolds (yes, Deadpool!) as a Pikachu voice actor, a crazy plot that takes...
Pokémon GO Legendary Raid Boss List

New round of EX Raid passes for March 17th – Two days in a...

Trainers, For a second day in a row, this is not a drill, a new wave of EX Raid passes has gone out, targeting an...

Ban wave is here – Necrobot shut down, perma bans handed out

As we previously announced, and then re discussed, Niantic should do something about GPS abusers and cheaters. It looks like the ban wave is finally...
Regigigas battling with Groudon

IGN’s PvP video leaks four unreleased Pokemon: Garchomp, Regigigas, Heatran and Smeargle

Trainers, we almost missed this one, but after accidentally re-watching IGN's video about PvP, we noticed a few things that probably shouldn't be there!...
Pokemon GO spawn rates region exclusives

Redeemable code rewards discovered: items, avatar swag, stardust and Coins!

Trainers, in our APK Mine of 0.59.1 it was discovered that Niantic is working on an in game system for redeeming passcodes in exchange for "something...

Happy New Year 2019 from the GO Hub team!

Trainers, the GO Hub team wishes you a Happy New Year! May 2019 be better than 2018 in every way to you, your friends,...
Pokémon Sun and Moon Starters with Stats

How to chose your Pokémon Sun and Moon starter

With Sun and Moon only 3 days away, it's time to talk about starters. You know, that not-so-little decision you make at the start...
Pokémon GO Hub

News Roundup: Entei Arrives, Silver Pinap, Shiny Growlithe, New Research Rewards, EX Raid Wave,...

Trainers, with the start of September, Niantic has decided to mix things up a little bit, so much so that we thought it only...
Generation 3 Shiny discovered

Normal and Shiny sprites for released Gen 3 Pokemon (Groudon included) discovered on Niantic’s...

Trainers, we know it's been a wild ride today, but be prepared for another heart stopping news item. ZeChrales, a regular data miner and reverse engineer...