Pokemon GO APK

Pokemon GO APK 0.41.4 – Battery life improved

While Pokemon GO 0.41.4 is slowly rolling out worldwide, you can get it before it becomes officially available at your local Google Play store. We tested APK...
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Pokemon GO APK 0.41.3 Released

While Pokemon GO 0.41.3 is slowly rolling out worldwide, you can get it before it becomes officially available at your local Google Play store. We tested APK...

Reaching Level 39/40 Bans you from Gyms

The first player to reach Level 40, Jimmie Pitts, reported that hitting Level 39 and 40 causes the game to limit your access to...

0.42.1 Hidden Patch Notes – big changes to gyms and GO Plus!

A few hours ago, Niantic released the 0.42.1 Pokemon GO update. If you still don't have the update, make sure you download the APK and...
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Pokemon GO APK 0.41.2 Instructions

While Pokemon GO 0.41.2 is slowly rolling out worldwide, you can get it before it becomes officially available at your local Google Play store. We...
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Gym Scaling update is being deployed and tested

A reddit user reported that new gym scaling update has been introduced in his area (Kansas City, Missouri). If you're not aware, Niantic announced that Gym Level...
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Pokemon GO has added 144 billion steps to US physical activity

According to a scientific study published recently, Pokemon GO is estimated to be responsible for 144 billion steps (*) walked in US. That's a...
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FastPokeMap could be back in two weeks

As we previously reported, Niantic took down all of the third party scanners and bots with it's forced update and new security features. Even though...
Pokemon GO trackers are not working anymore

Pokemon GO trackers are not working anymore

FastPokeMap (FPM) is disabled as of recently, but it’s not just FPM that’s down. All of the Pokemon GO trackers using the 0.35.0 API...
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...
Gym Battles Update

Game changing update for Gym Battles

Niantic just announced game changing changes for the gym system. You’ll be soon able to fight efficiently at a friendly gym at any level...
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Pokemon GO I am not a robot

In August of 2016, Niantic introduced a sleeve of safety features in Pokemon GO to knock out bots and tracker apps. Among those features...
Pokemon GO Nest Migration

Nests and spawn points have changed again!

TheSilphRoad sub reddit is receiving widespread reports that The Fourth Great Migration has just occurred. Nests and spawn points all across the world have changed dramatically...
Jimmie Pitts hits Level 40

Jimmie Pitts (Buffalo, NY) is the world first Level 40 Pokemon Trainer

Jimmie Pitts has did it - he has hit Level 40 and become the first Pokemon Trainer to reach the Level Cap legitimately. We previously...

FastPokeMap is not working – new safety measures from Niantic

By the look of it, FastPokeMap is down at the moment due to new safety measures from Niantic. The devs are hard at work...
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Despite being sued, Niantic adds another Pokestop in Kijkduin, Netherlands

As reported on the Dutch news site Nu.nl, Niantic has added a new Pokestop in The Hague Kijkduin beach district, even though they are being...
Pokemon GO Launches in Africa, Ditto rumored as region Exclusive

Pokemon GO Launches in Africa, Ditto rumored as region Exclusive

Niantic recently published an important update: Pokemon GO is now available in Africa. The full update is here: "Trainers in Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Rwanda, Seychelles,...
Jimmie Pitts Level 40

Jimmie Pitts (Buffalo, NY) is just 2 days away from Level 40!

Jimmie Pitts, the first in the world trainer to reach Level 39 legitimately, is now just inches away from becoming the best Pokemon Trainer in...
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GO Scan stops working and FastPokeMap API locks down

In an unfortunate turn of events, GO Scan developers have announced that they're discontinuing the service, mostly due to technical difficulties imposed by Niantic. GO...
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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...
How to find Porygon

How to find Porygon? Take yourself to court!

We recently came across a theory that Porygon spawns near court and administrative buildings. As we were always interested in how to find Porygon...
Sponsored Pokestops are now showing up worldwide

Sponsored Pokestops are now showing up worldwide

As reported by several players across the globe, sponsored Pokestops are showing up where they haven't been seen before. A sponsored Pokestop has a...
Gym Battles Update

Gym Battle Update brings Better Performance and Attack Buffer

Gyms and gym battles have received a number of significant changes in the latest 0.39.0 and 0.39.1 Pokemon GO update. In summary, Gym Battles...
Pokemon GO Nests spawn Pokemon evolution

Pokemon GO Nests can now spawn Pokemon evolutions!

As reported on TheSilphRoad by the wonderful /u/carypalmer, Pokemon GO Nests have a chance now to spawn higher tier evolutions also! The chance seems fairly...
Pokemon GO Nests Changes

Pokemon GO Nests and Spawns have just changed dramatically!

Pokemon GO related forums and sub reddits are on fire currently - Pokemon GO nests and spawns have changed a lot! This is happening as we're...
Level 39 Pokemon GO

The Jimmie Pitts Interview: Level 39 player from Buffalo, NY

We spoke with Jimmie Pitts, a truly hardcore Pokemon GO player from Buffalo, New York. Jimmie is a Level 39 Pokemon Trainer, and quite...
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Pokemon GO APK 0.39.0 Instructions

While Pokemon GO 0.39.0 is slowly rolling out world wide, you can get it before it becomes officially available at your local Google Play...

FastPokeMap reaches 10 million daily views

This morning, whitelist_ip, the author and lead developer on FastPokeMap announced on Pokemon GO Dev subreddit that FastPokeMap has reached 10 million daily page views and 3...
Pokemon GO Trading

Pokemon GO Trading details discovered in a recent code dump

We are continuing to research the global-metadata.dat we dumped from the 0.37.1 APK yesterday. Previously we reported that there are no Ditto references in the code and today we're...

Data mining: Ditto Easter Egg is NOT in the game yet

We datamined the global-metadata.dat dumped from the 0.37.1 APK today and we have some bad news to report. We are sorry, but there are no...