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Latest Pokemon GO news, updates and leaks

PokeStop Names influence Spawns

Niantic announces 1000+ new PokeStops in various European shopping malls!

Niantic has made an agreement with Unibail-Rodamco about putting a gym and Pokéstop in their 58 different shopping malls in Europe. This according to...
Pokemon GO Gen 2

Albert Choi rethinks the UI of Pokemon GO for the upcoming Generation 2 release

Albert Choi is a 20 year old designer living in Vancouver, and he might just created the best possible UI for Pokemon GO we've...
Pokemon GO Nest Migration

The 11th Nest Migration should be coming in two days, on 12th of January...

Trainers, we observed a nest migration every two weeks seven times in a row. We're fairly confident to say it's a rule of a thumb...

January 2017 To Do list: read, level and farm is the name of the...

Happy New Years Trainers (a bit late, but hey, better ever than never)! 2016 was a curious year, we can't argue that, but we have...
Pokemon GO Egg Hatch Speed Increased

A new Poké Egg ordering theory was discovered, still pending verification

Trainers, we all know how difficult it can be to understand where and when a Poké Egg was picked up. According to a member of TheSilphRoad community,...
Pokemon GO Nest Migration

10th Great Pokémon Nest Migration has occurred!

Trainers, Pokémon Nests have changed again! This was observed in the wild around 8 hours before the writing of this post, at UTC midnight of...

Niantic announces Pokémon GO Christmas Event Guide (2016)

Niantic just announced the details of the Pokémon GO Xmas event, meaning it's time to start preparing with this handy guide! Phase 1: Beginning Dec...
Winter Ice Type Pokemon GO

Pokémon GO 0.51.0 APK hints possible Christmas event, Apple watch integration confirmed

As reported by several online media outlets, the new 0.51.0 APK contains files that reference to an upcoming Pokémon GO Christmas event. Six Christmas Box...
Players find a way to get new Pokéstops

Research confirmed: you can find Sightings Pokémon using Ingress!

Trainers, over the period of the past two weeks a research was conducted with the hope to make finding Pokémon from Sightings tab easier. Today, we're...

Rural, urban and outdoor spawns have been increased!

According to the Pokémon GO official Twitter account, rural players just received an early Christmas present from Niantic: rural, outdoor and park spawns have...
Pokemon GO Generation 2 Starter Models

Niantic teases more December updates, 9th Nest Migration and a Togetic was evolved!

Today morning was quite eventful for Pokémon GO, with 3 big news landing short one after another. The 9th Big Nest Migration is underway,...
Pokemon GO India Release Date Leaks

Pokemon GO launches in India on 14th of December!

According to Firstpost.com, a company owned by Reliance Jio, Pokemon GO is coming to India on 14th of December. Reliance Jio will be the first official...

Niantic announces Generation 2 and Pikachu Holiday Special

Just minutes ago, Niantic has announced that Professor Willow has discovered Togepi and Pitchu hatching from Pokemon eggs! Starting later today, Trainers will have the...
Pokemon GO Generation 2 Starter Models

More details on new Pokémon coming on 12th of December! More events announced!

Niantic just announced on their Facebook and Twitter that new Pokémon are going to be added on 12th of December. It's still unclear if it...

Bulk Transfer and UI improvements coming in Pokémon GO 0.49.1 for Android and 1.19.1...

Niantic announced a new version of Pokémon GO on their official blog. The change log is not big, but it's interesting to see that they're...

More details on the Pokémon GO Starbucks leak: December 8th new date

A few hours ago, more details about the "Starbucks leak" and rumored Generation 2 release have leaked. A number of Starbucks employees posted pictures confirming and...
Ditto SA

Pokémon GO Ditto has finally been caught and tracker rollout!

As reported and verified on TheSilphRoad reddit, a Trainer caught a Rattata and his Rattata turned into Ditto after the capture screen! More than hundred other...

Ditto encounter is now in the Pokémon GO code

Trainers, the latest game update (0.47.1) and the recent GAME_MASTER change brought a plethora of updates and adjustments, but one change slipped under the radar. Ditto encounter is...

Pokémon GO Combat Power Balancing and Changes

Update: We created a chart, visit NEW MAX CP CHART for new Max CP values. As announced by Niantic this morning, a number of Pokémon CP values were...

Pokémon GO Thanksgiving Event announced: Double XP and Stardust from November 23rd to 30th!

Just a few days after our initial 0.47.1 data mining, Niantic officially announced that a new Pokémon GO event is going live on 23rd...

Possible Thanksgiving event hints discovered in the new 0.47.1 APK

We are currently data mining the new 0.47.1 APK that was leaked around 20 minutes ago. We have no ground breaking news to report, but...
Pokemon GO APK

Pokémon GO 0.47.1 Leaked APK Download Instructions

The new Pokémon GO 0.47.1 APK has been leaked on APK Mirror and you can get it before it becomes officially available at your local Google...
Pokémon GO Gen 2 release date leak

Starbucks employee leaks Pokémon GO Generation 2 release date?

This morning two biggest Pokémon GO subreddits, The Silph Road and /r/pokemongo, are on fire. A Starbucks employee leaked an internal email that was sent out...
Pokemon GO Nest Migration

The 7th Pokémon GO Nest migration has just happened!

Originally hinted by a Trainer on The Silph Road, the 7th Nest Migration started some 15 minutes ago, on 16th November 2016. The past 3...

Pokémon GO evolution moves are completely random!

According to research done by the Silph Road research group, and later confirmed by research of several other private Pokémon Trainers, moves that Pokémon learn...
Pokémon Sun and Moon Starters with Stats

How to chose your Pokémon Sun and Moon starter

With Sun and Moon only 3 days away, it's time to talk about starters. You know, that not-so-little decision you make at the start...
Players find a way to get new Pokéstops

Players find a way to get new Pokéstops

According to a Pokémon Trainer from Wyoming, West Virginia, he found an interesting way to get new Pokéstops and Gyms. As he reports, uploading several portal images to...
Trainer Tips in Japan

Pokémon GO players raise $17,000 in less than 4 hours for a Youtuber’s trip...

Nick from Trainer Tips, a very popular Pokémon GO Youtube Channel, announced that his GoFundMe crowdfunding campaign is successfully funded! As of the time...
Pokemon GO Lapras Event

Niantic launches a “Lapras event” in Japan, from November 11th to November 23rd

The official Pokémon GO Japan Twitter account announced this morning that a Lapras event has started in Tohoku region! During the event, Lapras will appear more...
Pokemon GO Battery Drain

Pokemon GO Drains A LOT MORE Battery since the last update!

We've observed a significant increase in battery drain while playing with the new 0.45.0 version of the game on our Oneplus One device. Curious...

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