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Niantic CM Clarifies Shiny Regional Rates

Niantic's Community Manager has clarified that there were no changes to the encounter rate of Shiny Regional Pokemon. As discovered…

20 hours ago

Rejected PokeStop Nomination Emails Now Include Rejection Reasons

Trainers, a small, but significant quality of life change has been added for rejected PokeStop Nominations. If your PokeStop submission…

23 hours ago

October 2019 Community Day Features Trapinch

Pokemon GO's October Community Day featured Pokemon is Trapinch! October Community Day takes place on October 12 from 11:00 a.m.…

1 day ago

APK Teardown: What’s new in Pokemon GO 0.153.2

v0.153.2 is slowly rolling out through Google Play Store (iOS App Store lags a bit behind) and it contains a…

2 days ago

Moves and Stats for all Gen V Unova Pokemon Added

Pokemon GO now includes moves and stats for all Unova Pokemon and their forms! As spotted by several data miners…

6 days ago

Yamask silhouette hinted in a Gen V teaser tweet

Trainers, Niantic keeps heavily hinting at which Pokemon will be coming out with initial Gen V release, sharing a silhouette…

7 days ago

PokéStop Nomination Live in Turkey

PokéStop submissions are live in Turkey! Turkey has joined the list of the following countries where PokéStop submissions are currently…

7 days ago

New event in Hokkaido (Japan) 21-29 September featuring Vulpix

Trainers, a new event (source) is taking place from September 21 through September 29 in Hokkaido (Japan), featuring Vulpix and…

1 week ago

September Legendary Raid Hour Schedule

Trainers, date for September Legendary Raid Hours have just been announced! It seems like Legendary Raid  Hour is here to…

1 week ago

Generation V release teased with Snivy silhouette

They just can't help themselves, can they? Niantic has teased next week's release of Generation V in Pokemon GO by…

1 week ago

Absol, Mawile, Alolan Vulpix and Alola Sandshrew available in the wild now

Trainers, four Pokemon that were previously unavailable in wild encounters are now spawning in the wild! Absol, Mawile, Alolan Vulpix…

1 week ago

GO Hub is recruiting writers: Everything you need to know

Trainers, GO Hub is recruiting writers ahead of Generation V launch! We're looking for high level Pokemon GO players with…

2 weeks ago

Two Free Raid Passes Per Day Are Available On September 7 and 8

Niantic Support has announced that two free raid passes will be available on September 7 and September 8, following a…

2 weeks ago

PokéStop Removal Lawsuit: Everything you need to know

When Pokémon GO launched in Summer of 2016, many thought that we're now as close to world peace as we…

2 weeks ago

New Shadow Pokemon are coming to Team GO Rocket Battles

Trainers, attention! Team GO Rocket's influence has increased and now they can control even more Pokemon by turning them into…

2 weeks ago

Nintendo Direct Recap: minor Sword and Shield news, huge news for the Switch overall

More Pokemon Sword and Shield information were released during the Nintendo Direct that just aired on Youtube. As per usual,…

2 weeks ago

August 2019 was Pokemon GO’s best month since 2016

According to data released by Daniel Ahmad, a Senior Analyst at Niko Partners, August 2019 was Pokemon GO's best month…

2 weeks ago

Final Rayquaza Raid Hour: Sunday, September 1, 6PM

Trainers, Rayquaza returns for one final raid hour, taking place this Sunday, September 1st from 6 PM to 7 PM…

3 weeks ago

New in Pokemon GO 0.153.1: Non Gen 5 changes reverted

Trainers, the recent 0.153.0 update brought us first hint of Generation 5 and a number of exciting changes: VS Seeker,…

3 weeks ago

PokeStop submissions are now available in Sweden

Sweden has joined the exclusive club of countries that have access to the PokeStop submission feature! Congratulations to our Swedish…

3 weeks ago

Pokemon Masters is available worldwide, if you can get in…

Trainers, Pokemon Masters is now available for Android and iOS worldwide! Pokemon Masters brings back iconic Trainers from each generation…

3 weeks ago

The Silph Arena Season 2 starts on October 1st

Trainers who enjoy Trainer Battles will be happy to hear that Season 2 of The Silph Arena starts on October…

3 weeks ago

Lake Guardians Raid Hour is today from 6 PM to 7 PM

Trainers, we wanted to reminder everyone that today's Legendary Raid Hour mini-event takes place from 6 PM to 7 PM…

3 weeks ago

Pokemon Masters Release Date: August 29 2019

The Pokemon Company has confirmed that Pokemon Masters will be releasing this Thursday, August 29, on both iOS and Android.…

4 weeks ago

Pokemon GO Water Festival 2019

Pokemon GO Water Festival 2019 is a special in-game event that features increased Water-type Pokemon spawns in the wild, around…

4 weeks ago

New in v0.153.0: Gen V, VS Seeker, Route Maker, Unova Stone, Buddy V2 System, Competitive Play and more

The latest Pokemon GO update is now slowly rolling out on Samsung and Android App stores, but data miners have…

4 weeks ago

Pokemon GO Community Days Dates for the rest of 2019

Niantic has just shared the dates for October, November and December Community Days, alongside their Summer 2019 recap blog post:…

2 days ago

Generation V, shiny Mewtwo, Jirachi and shiny Kanto regionals are coming to Pokemon GO

Generation V, Jirachi special research, shiny Mewtwo, shiny Kanto regional Pokemon and more is coming to Pokemon GO this September!…

1 month ago

Jirachi could be announced (or released) today at 1 PM PT

Trainers, the mysterious Twitter countdown is scheduled to reach 0 today, likely around 1 PM PT. Niantic has put out…

1 month ago

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…

1 month ago