Category: News

Under the hood OSM data update brings new Pokémon Nests around the world

Trainers, hold on to your chairs, this is big news! The underlying OpenStreetMap data used for creating in-game spawns and…

1 hour ago

Pokémon GO Earth Day Cleanup Recap: 68 events, 19 countries, +4K Participants, 5 tons of garbage

Trainers, the official numbers and stats behind Pokémon GO's first Earth Day Cleanup event are live! As shared in John…

19 hours ago

Mission Blue bonuses are live! Shiny Wailmer confirmed + 3x Stadust until April 30, 2018!

Good news trainers! As of 1:00 p.m. PST, trainers have reported receiving 3x catch Stardust bonuses for Grass-, Water; and Ground-…

2 days ago

April Community Day in pictures: Global Mareep Photo Atlas

April’s Community Day has come and gone leaving a wake of pink puff and cotton candy fluff everywhere! As the…

2 days ago

Argentinian Pokemon GO community collects 1700 KG of charity donations during April Community Day

Trainers, today we're reporting on something truly miraculous! The Argentinian Pokemon GO community, organised by the Pokemon GO Argentina Facebook…

3 days ago

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…

4 days ago

Regional Raid Bosses in the Recent Shake-up

Before the Kanto raid bosses threw us all off track, it was brought to our attention, and with a lot…

4 days ago

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…

5 days ago

Ingress “Limbo” portals are getting fixed: influx of PokéStops and Gyms expected

Trainers, Niantic has shared that they are implementing a fix for Ingress portals that are stuck in the "limbo" state,…

5 days ago

Weather system stops working for players worldwide

Trainers, reports are coming in from players across the globe that weather data is missing from their games. This hasn't…

6 days ago

News Roundup: Raid Boss shakeup, Yokohama Pikachu Outbreak, Update is forced, and more!

Wondering what's been going on in the realm of Pokémon GO recently? Worry not, the Pokémon GO Hub is rounding…

6 days ago

Third Research Breakthrough Rewards

Reports are coming in (by trainers using the same time-zone trick as before) that Moltres is once again the research…

7 days ago

Pokémon GO Japanese Site Hints a Charmander May Community Day

Disclaimer: The Pokémon GO Hub DOES NOT PRESENT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION AS FACT, WE PRESENT IT AS THE SOURCES PROVIDED HAVE…

1 week ago

News Report – Community Day April: Mareep

With a 10 minute delay, Community Day finally started in the Asia-Pacific region! Obviously, the first reports confirming cotton candy,…

1 week ago

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…

2 weeks ago

0.99.2 APK tear down: bug fixes and two mysterious additions

Table of Contents Asset changes Code changes Mysterious code additions Closing words Trainers, the latest Pokemon GO update (0.99.2 on…

2 weeks ago

New Earth Day shirt and weather reporting hinted in game’s translation files

Trainers, a few interesting things were discovered in the game's translation files by Chrales this morning, shining more light on…

2 weeks ago

Shiny Mareep family leaked in the game’s network traffic!

Trainers! This is not a drill! Oh, do we love saying that! We come to you with great news! Although…

2 weeks ago

New Round of EX Raid Passes: April 22/23 2018

As trainers express their disappointment with the Kanto Celebration and the recent shadowban waves, Niantic jumps in as expected with…

2 weeks ago

Pokémon GO Travel campaign nominated for the Webby 2018 award

Trainers, last year's Pokémon GO Travel campaign is nominated for the 22nd Webby Award in the Events category. You can…

2 weeks ago

Second Field Research Breakthrough encounter rewards: still Moltres

Reports are coming in (by trainers using the same time-zone trick as before) that Moltres is also the second research…

2 weeks ago

Kanto Celebration News roundup: Raid Boss Shakeup, 2x Candy bonus, 6 hour Lures

Trainers, the Kanto Celebration has finally begun and we have a lot of important news to share with you!  Still…

2 weeks ago

Kanto Week! April 10th Kanto Event Announced!

Trainers, Kanto (or Can Tho according to translate from the original Japanese notification) Week has officially been announced, and we…

2 weeks ago

GO Hub Latin America joins the Hub Twitter family!

Finally, over two years after the Hub was launched, we are launching a dedicated Twitter account to bring our news…

2 weeks ago

Kanto and Johto Shiny sprites confirmed in the network traffic!

At last, the time has come! The sun is shining! Or perhaps should we say that Pokémon are now shiny!…

2 weeks ago

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2 weeks ago

Shiny Mareep family and Mareep quest found in Network Traffic

Shiny Mareep, Flaffy and Ampharos models were found in the network traffic by Chrales, a network analyst, reverse engineer and…

2 weeks ago

Unown (LOND) spotted at the London Games Festival 2018

Four Unown letters (L, O, N and D) have been spotted appearing in London, as a tie-in to the London…

3 weeks ago

Curious announcement in Pokémon GO Live’s Newsletter – Event starting April 10?!

Trainers, in the past few hours, some trainers have reported receiving a very curious email Newsletter from Pokémon GO Live,…

3 weeks ago

New Round of EX Raid Passes: April 14/15 2018

Trainers, in the last few days or maybe even today, some of you finally had the chance to complete your…

3 weeks ago