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Latest Pokemon GO news, updates and leaks

Pokemon GO Pikachu Guide, Tips and Tricks

Party Pikachu spawn rates increased?

Trainers, some players are reporting a noticeable increase in spawn numbers of Party Pikachu. Have you noticed a similar trend in your area? Share your...
Pokemon GO Cheats Are Finally Banned

Pokemon GO Cheats Are Finally Banned

As Pokemon GO Cheats were used by a large portion of the high level player base, the recent ban wave came as a pleasant surprise....
Team GO Rocket

New Team GO Rocket Special Research Leaked

Data miners have discovered a new Team GO Rocket Special Research quest line called "Looming in the Shadows", that features shadow Legendary Pokemon, a...

Raid Boss List: Kyogre Returns

Trainers, the following Raid Boss List is for Raids beginning June 18th, 2019 at 1 PM PDT in Pokémon GO, following the return of...
Shiny Gastly, Haunter and Gengar 3D assets

Shiny Gastly, Haunter and Gengar 3D assets discovered in app’s network traffic

Trainers, another "shiny leak" was discovered by Chrales, a data miner with the PoGODev group. In addition to the recently added Ho-Oh and Celebi 3D models,...
Pokémon GO Ingress Operation Portal Recon

Niantic extends access to Operation Portal Recon to all Level 15+ Ingress Agents

Trainers, Niantic has extended access to Operation Portal Recon (OPR) to Level 15 and Level 16 Ingress Agents worldwide (Google+ source), resulting in a large increase of...
pokemon go bot captcha

Captcha Chronicles: Game over for Pokemon GO Bots and Trackers

In a surprising turn of events, the latest Pokemon GO update introduced a new method of fighting bots, MitM abusers and trackers - good ol' captcha....
Box Sale

June 2019 Box Sale Analysis

Trainers, now that Adventure Week is over, new boxes are available in the in-game Shop! When we compare this second June Box Sale to...
Pokémon GO Hub

Nintendo, Game Freak and Creatures Inc. register a new trademark: Ultra Shiny (ウルトラシャイニー)

https://twitter.com/pokexperto/status/987235655607619584 Trainers, something exciting is going on in Japan: Nintendo, Game Freak and Creatures Inc. have registered for a new trademark, whose implications are unclear...

New Discord Alpha hints at a potential Pokémon GO – Discord Collaboration

XDA Developers published an article detailing code changes made in the new Discord Alpha version, version number Discord v16 alpha 7. The latest Discord...

Niantic Responds on Gym Bugs and Ban Issues

A few hours ago, Niantic opened the communication flood gates in a surprising flurry of social and official posts. Their official Twitter first stated that they...
Pokemon Buddy System has been data mined

Pokemon GO is helping prevent suicides in Japan

The Japanese cliffs which see dozens of tragic deaths each year are experiencing improvements thanks to Pokemon GO. Pokemon GO is preventing suicides at infamous...
Pokémon GO Datamine

Bizarre push notification observed by iOS trainers

Our Spanish team tipped us off about a really bizarre push notification observed by Spanish Trainers. The push notification was observed only on iOS...
Abra Community Day

March Community Day Pokemon: Abra

Trainers, attention! March Community Day Pokemon is Abra! March Community Day takes place on March 15th and features triple Catch experience, an exclusive move...
Niantic Wayfarer

Niantic Announces Three New AR Features

Niantic has just announced new details as to what they are planning to do with the their AR technology. There are 3 main goals...
Pokémon GO Latias and Latios

Shiny Latios and Latias models found in Pokemon GO’s network traffic

Trainers, this is not  a drill! Shiny Latios and Latias models were found in the network traffic by Chrales, a network analyst, reverse engineer...
Pokemon GO Darkrai

Darkrai Raid Hour Takes Place Today from 6 PM to 7 PM

Niantic has confirmed that a Legendary Raid Hour is happening today, October 23rd, at 6-7 p.m. in your local time zone. This Legendary Hour...
Pokémon GO Raids

Niantic sponsored Pokemon GO event in Akron, Ohio announced

Another real world official event is taking place in USA, in Akron, Ohio. Akron is the fifth largest city in the U.S. state of...
Pokemon GO APK

0.67.1 data mine, part II: Battle Teams, Bonus Gym Loot, Badge Map and more

As you're probably aware, yesterday we were unable to continue the Part I of our data mine due to severe lack of sleep and...

Potential Smeargle teasers spotted on Pokemon GO’s official social media!

Trainers, there's something strange going on with Pokemon GO's official social media accounts! Two recent images have been "vandalized" with bright green color markings,...

First Official Pokemon GO PvP Tournament takes place at 2019 Pokémon World Championships

Pokemon GO Invitational, the first ever official Pokemon GO PvP Tournament, is taking place at the 2019 Pokémon World Championships in Washington, DC. This...
Lake Guardians

Raid Boss List: May 2019

Trainers, the following Raid Boss List for May 2019 in Pokémon GO, following the raid pool changes that occurred as Uxie, Mesprite, and Azelf...

Suicune Raid Day takes place today, from 4 to 7 PM local time

Trainers, Suicune Raid Day will be happening today, from 4 PM to 7 PM in your local time zone. Suicune Raid Day is a...
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Legendary Pokémon Soon Descend into Pokémon GO

SAN FRANCISCO—JULY 18, 2017— In celebration of Pokémon GO’s one year anniversary, Niantic, Inc. and The Pokémon Company International have revealed that Legendary Pokémon...
Pokémon Sun and Moon Evolution Item Guide

Reports indicate that Evolution Item drop rates were increased

According to a growing number of reports on reddit and our official Twitter page, a lot of trainers received three evolution items on their 7th day, with some...

GO Battle Leaderboard and GO Battle Day: Marill announced!

Trainers, hold on to your seats! Niantic is going all in on Trainer Battles! On Friday, April 10, 2020 (PDT), you’ll be able to see...
Rayquaza and more flying and dragon types

List of new Dragon and Flying Pokémon released on February 9 2018

Dear reader, tomorrow is the day when Niantic will release the final large wave of new Hoenn Pokémon. We hope you're ready, as there...

A new way to earn Pokécoins is coming to Pokémon GO

Trainers, a new way to earn Pokécoins is coming to Pokemon GO! Before you get too excited this new method is being rolled out...
Machamp Raid Bossvideo

Machamp raid soloed by using only six powerful Xatu!

A trainer named DrAwesomeBlox posted a great video on Youtube, detailing how he managed to solo a Machamp by using only six Xatu. After...

We’re accepting community guides again!

Trainers, we're reopening the Community Guide submissions again! This means you can join the glorious ranks of GO Hub's community writers and earn yourself a...

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