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Latest Pokemon GO news, updates and leaks

January 2020 Combat Rebalance Update

A new set of combat rebalance changes has been announced, aimed at improving Trainer Battles balance before GO Battle League…

20 hours ago

0.165.0 APK Teardown: Closer to Go Battle League

Hello Trainers! Pokemon GO 0.165.0 is slowly rolling out through Google Play Store (iOS App Store lags a bit behind). …

1 day ago

Voting for February Community Day’s featured Pokémon Announced

Trainers, attention! In order to bring Community Day closer to the Pokemon GO community, Niantic is allowing players to vote…

2 days ago

Niantic Announces First Four Pokémon GO Live Events of 2020

Niantic has just announced the first four live events coming in 2020! The events take place in Taiwan, the US…

2 days ago

Pokémon GO Lunar New Year 2020 and Minccino special research

Trainers, attention! Pokémon GO Lunar New Year 2020 and Minccino special research are coming! As mentioned earlier today, 2020 is…

3 days ago

Niantic is teasing a moon themed event on Twitter? 🌗

Trainers, Niantic has been continuously teasing something on Twitter, with many players believing they're teasing a new iteration of the…

3 days ago

Minccino Quests, Sponsored Stop Editing and small GO Battle Updates Discovered by Dataminers

Trainers, a fairly exciting change was observed in the Game Master file today. Pokemon GO dataminers have found the following…

1 week ago

Latios and Latias Special Raid Weekend: Jan 24 – 27, 2020

Trainers, attention, a Special Latios and Latias Raid Weekend event is on its way! The Legendary Pokémon Latias and Latios…

1 week ago

Hydro Cannon announced as Empoleon’s Community Day move

Trainers, Niantic has shared that you will be able to evolve Prinplup (Piplup’s evolved form) during the event or up…

1 week ago

New Gen 5 Pokémon and Trade Evolution Added to Pokémon GO

Niantic has announced that a new feature called Trade Evolution is coming to Pokémon GO! Additionally, several new Unova region…

2 weeks ago

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX Announced for Nintendo Switch

During yesterday's Pokémon Direct presentation, The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo also unveiled Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX. The…

2 weeks ago

Piplup is January 2020 Community Day Pokémon

Niantic just announced that Piplup is January 2020 Community Day Featured Pokémon! January Community Day bonuses are 1/4th egg hatch…

2 weeks ago

Pokemon Direct January 2020 scheduled for Jan 9 2020

Nintendo has scheduled a new Pokémon Direct livestream for Thursday, January 9th, at 6:30 a.m. PT. The presentation promises 20…

2 weeks ago

Pokémon GO Fest 2020: Spreading of wrong date information

Trainers, we wanted to share an update on incorrect information that is currently getting traction on The Silph Road subreddit.…

2 weeks ago

Pokémon GO Earned $1.4B Dollars in 2019

According to data released in SuperData's 2019 Year In Review report , Pokémon GO has earned $1.4B US Dollars in…

3 weeks ago

New Unova Themed Loading Screen Discovered by Data Miners

Pokémon GO data miners have discovered a new loading screen (pictured above), hidden among the files Pokémon GO downloads on…

3 weeks ago

January 2020 Pokémon GO Events and Field Research

Trainers, attention! Niantic just released a bulk of information detailing what's coming to Pokémon GO in January 2020. We're getting…

3 weeks ago

Regice Raid Day Takes Place Today

Today, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., a special Regice themed raid day takes place in your local time zone.…

4 weeks ago

Team GO Rocket Leaders New Lineups and New Shiny Shadow Pokémon

Trainers have reported that Team GO Rocket Leaders (Sierra, Cliff and Arlo) have new Pokémon lineups and can reward you…

1 month ago

Pokémon GO Holidays 2019 Guide

Trainers, attention! The Pokémon GO Holidays 2019 event starts at 12:00 a.m. December 24 in your local time zone and…

1 month ago

Pokemon GO December Events Guide

Holiday season is upon us! Niantic has just announced a bulk of information detailing the upcoming Pokemon GO events that…

1 month ago

Shared AR Buddy Adventure Beta Is Live For Select Players

Trainers, Niantic is aggressively moving towards releasing the shared AR Buddy Adventure experience! For now, the feature is only available…

1 month ago

Buddy Adventure Live For Level 2+ Pokémon GO Players

Attention Trainers! Buddy Adventure feature (click for guide) is now live for level 2+ players around the world! You can play…

1 month ago

Buddy Adventure Is Coming to Pokémon GO

After almost three years, Pokémon GO is dramatically improving its Buddy Pokémon system! Buddy Adventure is a new feature that…

1 month ago

Shiny Gible is Now Available in Pokémon GO

Trainers, shiny Gible has been silently released in Pokémon GO! Yesterday evening, players started reporting shiny Gible sightings, just as…

1 month ago

Pokemon GO 0.163.0 APK teardown: Buddy V2 is here

Hello Trainers! Pokemon GO 0.163.0 is slowly rolling out through Google Play Store (iOS App Store lags a bit behind).…

1 month ago

Celebrate 2019 Special Research goes live

"Celebrate 2019", a new Special Research quest line, has appeared in regions where December Community Day 2019 has gone live!…

1 month ago

Data Miners Find More Hints of the New Ar Buddy V2 System

Yesterday, players reported that Pokemon GO downloaded a large amount of new strings and descriptions on Android. Today, we're bringing…

1 month ago

GO Battle League Preview and more!

Trainers, major changes are coming to Pokemon Go very soon! Most notably, Go Battle League just got some details revealed,…

1 month ago

December Community Day Eggs Feature Pichu, Not Pikachu

Niantic has shared an update for the December Community Day schedule. On Saturday, December 14, 2019, Pokémon available to hatch…

2 months ago