News items tagged with pokemon go

Overwatch and Inside Head Up GDC 2017 Award Nominations

Overwatch and Inside Head Up GDC 2017 Award Nominations

The full list of nominations for the GDC 2017 Choice Awards is announced, with Overwatch and Inside up for Game of the Year, as well as many other categories. Over the course of 2016, a huge number...

By Rob Gordon on 24 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Regice to Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO Adds Regice to Legendary Raids

With the Water Festival ending and the legendary Water-type Kygore leaving legendary raid battles, Pokemon GO has seen fit to introduce a new third-generation legendary in the form of the Ice-type,...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO Reveals Professor Willow's Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Reveals Professor Willow's Global Challenge

Pokemon GO is celebrating its second anniversary in July, and it’s doing so through special live events being held at different locations throughout the world. While not every Pokemon GO fan will...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO Trading Has Smart Features to Tackle Scams

Pokemon GO Trading Has Smart Features to Tackle Scams

Pokemon GO players have been asking developer Niantic to introduce trading since the game launched back in the summer of 2016. However, one concern that has prevailed is that such a gameplay featur...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 June 2018
PoGO Dispute Sees Father, Son Arrested for Assault

PoGO Dispute Sees Father, Son Arrested for Assault

Not too long ago, the game developer Niantic announced that its wildly successful mobile augmented reality title Pokemon GO would be adding a friends and trading feature in order for players to be...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Regice

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Regice

Last night, popular Pokemon GO data miner Chrales heavily suggested that the legendary golem trio would soon be coming to the game, and with Kyogre exiting the game as a legendary raid, Niantic has...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Squirtle Sprites

Pokemon GO: Shiny Squirtle Sprites

It may feel like Pokemon GO’s June Community Day just wrapped up, but trainers are already looking ahead to July. Yesterday Pokemon GO fans received confirmation that the upcoming event would be Sq...

By Denny Connolly on 23 June 2018
How Pokemon GO Trading Works

How Pokemon GO Trading Works

Earlier this week, developer Niantic officially announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, confirming that the ability to trade Pokemon would be arriving this month. While many fans are excited abou...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 June 2018
The Walking Dead: Our World Trailer Shows AR Gameplay

The Walking Dead: Our World Trailer Shows AR Gameplay

Last year, AMC and Next Level announced The Walking Dead: Our World, a new augmented reality game based on The Walking Dead TV series and inspired by Pokemon GO. The game will be featured at GDC n...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For Larvitar Community Day

Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For Larvitar Community Day

It’s almost time for what many Pokemon GO players are calling the most important Community Day event yet. This weekend Pokemon GO players will have three hours to catch as many Larvitar as possible...

By Denny Connolly on 16 June 2018
Pokemon GO: All Research Encounter Rewards For June

Pokemon GO: All Research Encounter Rewards For June

It’s a new month, which means a new world of rewards and encounters for Pokemon GO players. In addition to the opportunity to earn Articuno encounters, trainers also have some new pokemon that will...

By Denny Connolly on 06 June 2018
Pokemon GO: These Pokemon Are Missing from the Game

Pokemon GO: These Pokemon Are Missing from the Game

When Mew was finally added to Pokemon GO as part of the first Special Research quest, it meant that players could finally complete their Kanto region Pokedex (assuming they were willing to do a bit...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 June 2018
Pokemon GO Deals Huge Blow to Cheaters

Pokemon GO Deals Huge Blow to Cheaters

Pokemon fans have had a whirlwind of a week so far. Between the Pokemon Let’s Go announcement for Switch and the unveiling of the Poke Ball Plus peripheral, there’s already plenty to discuss and lo...

By Jacob Bukacek on 06 June 2018
Pokemon GO Complete List of Alolan Forms Leaks

Pokemon GO Complete List of Alolan Forms Leaks

Earlier this week, Pokemon GO developer Niantic surprised many by announcing that Alolan forms of Pokemon would soon be added to the game. The company teased some of these Alolan forms with a promo...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Rainbow Spotted In Game's Skyline

Pokemon GO: Rainbow Spotted In Game's Skyline

Pokemon GO is having a huge summer with popular Community Days, rotating Legendary Battle Raids, and frequent events. Although the current hype is centered on the ongoing Adventure Week 2018 event,...

By Denny Connolly on 02 June 2018
Pokemon GO: What Are Alola Forms?

Pokemon GO: What Are Alola Forms?

Pokemon GO players got a big surprise this morning, when Niantic announced that the Alola forms from Pokemon Sun and Moon are coming to the mobile AR game. After the conclusion of Community Day, ma...

By Denny Connolly on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Alola Forms Soon

Pokemon GO Adding Alola Forms Soon

In a surprise announcement, Monday morning Niantic revealed that plans to add the Alola Forms of Kanto Region Pokemon to Pokemon GO in the coming weeks. The announcement was made via the official P...

By Rory Young on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Players Unhappy With Latias/Ho-Oh Distribution

Pokemon GO: Players Unhappy With Latias/Ho-Oh Distribution

May has been a huge (and busy) month for Pokemon GO players. Events are coming and going every few week, there was a very popular Community Day, and three different Legendary Battle Raid bosses hav...

By Denny Connolly on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Source Code Reveals Adventure Week Quests

Pokemon GO: Source Code Reveals Adventure Week Quests

Although Pokemon GO Adventure Week hasn’t exactly been explicitly confirmed yet, there have been enough hints to guarantee that the event is on its way later this month. Last year’s Pokemon GO Adve...

By Denny Connolly on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO fans were already looking forward to May 19, as today is Charmander Community Day. However, Niantic has made today’s festivities even more exciting by bringing the legendary Pokemon Ho-O...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Raid End Times Extended In Some Regions

Pokemon GO: Raid End Times Extended In Some Regions

Battle Raids are one of the most popular features in Pokemon GO, due to their ability to get players working together for the chance to catch powerful and Legendary monsters. Although the feature h...

By Denny Connolly on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Nearly two years after its initial launch, and Pokemon GO finally added the mythical Pokemon Mew to the game as part of a Special Research quest. This eight-step quest challenged players to complet...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Latias Raids Are Harder Than Latios

Pokemon GO: Latias Raids Are Harder Than Latios

After about a few weeks of battling Latios in Legendary Battle Raids, western Pokemon GO players are about to start encountering Latias instead. Players in other regions have already spent weeks ba...

By Denny Connolly on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

It’s been nearly a year since Pokemon GO increased the item storage limit from 1,000 to 1,500, but trainers can finally upgrade their bags again. As announced by Niantic, players can now upgrade th...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Fest 2018 is Already Experiencing Problems

Pokemon GO Fest 2018 is Already Experiencing Problems

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has confirmed that Pokemon GO Fest will be returning this summer. Players of the hugely popular mobile game will be able to celebrate the title and catch ’em all alongs...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update: Quality Of Life Improvement For Raids

Pokemon GO Update: Quality Of Life Improvement For Raids

Pokemon GO players often complained about a lack of updates in the early months of the game, but, since then, Niantic has really picked up the pace on feature updates and bug fixes. The latest majo...

By Denny Connolly on 27 April 2018
Pokemon GO Update: Important Addition To Research System

Pokemon GO Update: Important Addition To Research System

Pokemon GO players have now been completing Field and Special Research for over two weeks and the system seems to be a major success. The new quests offer chances for rural players to earn encounte...

By Denny Connolly on 25 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Research Encounters Rewards Confirmed

Pokemon GO: Shiny Research Encounters Rewards Confirmed

Pokemon GO’s latest big addition, Field and Special Research, has players all over the world logging in daily to earn stamps, items, and complete quests. Although the gameplay loop itself is pretty...

By Denny Connolly on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Ampharos's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Ampharos's Exclusive Move for Community Day

A couple of weeks ago, Niantic announced that the next Community Day for Pokemon GO would feature Mareep and take place on April 15. We knew that anyone who evolved a Flaaffy into an Ampharos durin...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Does Pokemon GO Confirm Old Theory About Mew and Ditto?

Does Pokemon GO Confirm Old Theory About Mew and Ditto?

There are many theories surrounding the Pokemon franchise, but one of the oldest centers around the mythical Pokemon Mew and the shape-shifting Pokemon Ditto. And while we still haven’t received an...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Yesterday, Niantic and Pokemon GO revealed the exclusive move for Mareep’s upcoming Community Day. For those trainers who manage to evolve Flaaffy into an Ampharos, the Electric-type Pokemon will l...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to catch Mew, A Mythical Discovery, features some rather demanding challenges. One of the most time-consuming objectives in the quest is to evolve a Magikarp int...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Now that the Field Research quests are in Pokemon GO, players are being challenged to play the game more skillfully, especially when it comes to getting Great and Excellent throws. There are multip...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: What You Need to Know About Field Research

Pokemon GO: What You Need to Know About Field Research

With the latest addition of Field and Special Research quests to Pokémon GO, fans of the mobile augmented reality game may very well be diving into the multitude of Field Research quests. While eac...

By Joshua Duckworth on 11 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO‘s Field Research feature went live yesterday, giving fans of the mobile game new objectives to complete in exchange for rewards. Many of these objectives, in both the Field Research and...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Along with the introduction of more shiny Pokemon, the latest Pokemon GO update has also, for the first time, added classic 8-bit graphics to the game, apparently as part of an April Fools’ Day jok...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 11 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO‘s Field and Special Research quests are now available, meaning that trainers finally have the opportunity to catch the mythical Pokemon Mew in the game. However, catching Mew is easier s...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to discover and catch Mew is quite the challenge, requiring players to complete difficult tasks like catching a Ditto and evolving Magikarp into Gyarados. Anothe...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO‘s Mew quest is live now, but it features some rather significant challenges for fans of the game. One of the biggest obstacles to players completing the Special Research quest and catchi...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO Earth Day Event Wants to Clean Up the Planet

Pokemon GO Earth Day Event Wants to Clean Up the Planet

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has been having fun with the game’s updates lately. To celebrate April Fools’ Day, the developer gave Pokemon GO an 8-bit graphics makeover, for example, and the develo...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

While many Pokemon GO players may be attempting to battle and catch the latest additions to the mobile augmented reality game’s Raid Boss roster, Latios and Latias, one player has slightly diverged...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans are excited for the mobile augmented reality game’s Eggstravaganza event, which officially made its return today, and offers players the chance to hatch rare Pocket...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Details About Research

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Details About Research

The launch of Pokemon GO’s new research feature may only be days away at this point, but that hasn’t kept some determined fans from finding out everything they possibly can about the AR game’s next...

By Jacob Bukacek on 04 April 2018
Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza Returns

Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza Returns

Pokemon GO players who are itching for the next event only need to wait a few more hours! As many fans were expected, Niantic announced yet another Eggstravaganza event to span the final weeks of M...

By Denny Connolly on 03 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Now that the majority of third generation Pokemon are available to catch in Pokemon GO, some fans are already looking to the future of the popular mobile game. The next logical step for Niantic is...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 April 2018
Pokemon GO: New Community Day Box Revealed

Pokemon GO: New Community Day Box Revealed

The third Pokemon GO Community Day event has arrived, which means that players all over the world are out trying to hunt down as many Bulbasaurs as possible. Some areas of the world are already fin...

By Denny Connolly on 02 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Not too long ago, it was discovered that the game developers at Niantic added new Shiny creatures for the Eggstravaganza event that’s currently underway in the popular mobile augmented reality game...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2018
Pokemon GO Research Feature Coming Soon

Pokemon GO Research Feature Coming Soon

Pokemon GO players have been asking for a more substantial quest system since the early days of the game and it sounds like Niantic is finally ready to deliver on that request. The mobile AR game’s...

By Denny Connolly on 30 March 2018
Pokemon GO Update Adds Facebook Login Option

Pokemon GO Update Adds Facebook Login Option

The latest Pokemon GO update is arriving today and it doesn’t introduce any new monsters, Battle Raids, and certainly not any trading functionality. Instead, the latest update solves a problem that...

By Denny Connolly on 23 March 2018
PoGO-Esque Jurassic World Alive Gets Release Window

PoGO-Esque Jurassic World Alive Gets Release Window

With the game developer Niantic’s Pokemon GO still making bank by generating a huge sum of revenue in 2017, it makes sense as to why other companies are attempting to emulate the popular augmented...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 March 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Move

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Move

Every few months (or weeks when we’re lucky) a new datamine gives Pokemon GO players a feast of code to scour for hints about what might be arriving to the game in an upcoming patch. The latest Pok...

By Denny Connolly on 09 March 2018
Pokemon GO Makes Controversial Change to EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO Makes Controversial Change to EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO players have long expressed concerned about the game’s EX Raid battle system and the seemingly random way in which EX Raid invites are sent out. The frustration is significant enough tha...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 March 2018
Pokemon GO Trainers Encountering Login Issues [UPDATE]

Pokemon GO Trainers Encountering Login Issues [UPDATE]

[UPDATE: According to Niantic, Pokemon GO‘s login issues have been resolved for both Google accounts and Pokemon Trainer Club accounts. The original story continues below.] Without a doubt, there w...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 March 2018
Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Just recently, the game developers at Niantic decided to give Pokemon GO trainers some fresh assets to enjoy in the form of new Gen 3 creatures to catch, which were added to the popular mobile augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2018
PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

Although Pokemon GO‘s Community Day event centered around the Dragon-Type known as Dratini has now come and gone, it doesn’t mean that Niantic doesn’t have any additional plans to give fans incenti...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Proposed Bill May Impact Younger Players

Pokemon GO: Proposed Bill May Impact Younger Players

The recent wave of controversy surrounding loot boxes and microtransactions has obviously made a wave for players of Battlefront 2 and games like Overwatch or CS:GO, but Pokemon GO players could al...

By Denny Connolly on 04 March 2018
Pokemon GO Removes Quest Data from Files

Pokemon GO Removes Quest Data from Files

In a prior update for Pokemon GO dataminers discovered files that suggested that developer Niantic would soon introduce quests to the game, requiring players complete different tasks (e.g hatching...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

This week should be an exciting one for Pokemon GO fans. Not only do they have the Dratini Community Day to look forward to, but they will also have additional chances to catch legendary Pokemon li...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2018
Ghostbusters World is Pokemon GO, With Ghost Catching

Ghostbusters World is Pokemon GO, With Ghost Catching

Niantic’s hit mobile game Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm. In the 18 or so months that it has been available, Pokemon GO has made over $1 billion and it has also renewed the interest in AR...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO‘s next Community Day is happening soon, and the developer Niantic has decided to make the upcoming event for the popular mobile augmented reality game themed around the Dragon-Type known...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Raid Boss for Fans

Pokemon GO Adds Special Raid Boss for Fans

It has a busy day for raids in Pokémon GO, with the top tier gym battles adding a slew of legendary Pokemon to the mix. To kick off Legendary Week, Niantic is adding Kyogre and Groudon back to the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO: More EX Raid Passes Sent Out

Pokemon GO: More EX Raid Passes Sent Out

Perhaps the most controversial feature in Pokemon GO at this point are the EX Raids. These exclusive, invite-only events allow small groups of players the chance to get together and take down a spe...

By Denny Connolly on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Battle Raid Group Reported In Police Log

Pokemon GO Battle Raid Group Reported In Police Log

Pokemon GO players have been accidentally getting into trouble since the game launched. From driving recklessly to gathering in parks after closing time to crossing into crime scenes; there have be...

By Denny Connolly on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Details Next Community Day

Pokemon GO Details Next Community Day

While it was previously known that the upcoming Pokémon GO community day would focus on Dratini and the special move Draco Meteor, exact details have been sparse. With the possibility of obtaining...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Team Rocket Clothing

Pokemon GO Adds Team Rocket Clothing

Prepare for trouble, Pokemon GO players, and make it double. The game has added two new set of costumes based on the infamous Team Rocket, including Team Rainbow Rocket from Pokemon Ultra Sun and M...

By Curt Hutson on 01 March 2018
How to Get Every Shiny in Pokemon GO

How to Get Every Shiny in Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO shinies are some of the most elusive creatures in the game. Shinies are rare color variations of a Pokemon and although they offer no gameplay benefit because they are so hard to find, e...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 February 2018
Pokemon GO Starts Year of the Dog Event

Pokemon GO Starts Year of the Dog Event

It is rather unfortunate for those Pokemon GO players experiencing login issues that the game has officially begun yet another event. In honor of the Lunar New Year, Niantic has launched an event t...

By Joshua Duckworth on 25 February 2018
Pokemon GO Players Collected More Data Than Naturalists Did

Pokemon GO Players Collected More Data Than Naturalists Did

It’s no secret that Pokemon GO got gamers from all walks of life out into parks and communities in a way that no other video game has ever been able to pull off. The popularity of the Pokemon brand...

By Denny Connolly on 22 February 2018
Pokemon GO: What Are Rayquaza's Weaknesses?

Pokemon GO: What Are Rayquaza's Weaknesses?

Pokemon GO is about to release its latest Legendary Raid boss, which means it’s time to master a new matchup. The new Legendary will only be available for a limited amount of time, so players who w...

By Denny Connolly on 20 February 2018
Pokemon GO: How Weather Affects Each Raid Boss

Pokemon GO: How Weather Affects Each Raid Boss

Pokemon GO’s new weather system has offered players a chance to catch some extra powerful monsters if they manage to hunt them down during one of their corresponding weather patterns. That’s a nice...

By Denny Connolly on 20 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO players have a lot to celebrate today, because developer Niantic has announced that several new Gen 3 Pokemon (Dragon and Flying-types) are being added to the game. The update doesn’t ju...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adding More Gen 3 Flying- and Dragon-Types

Pokemon GO Adding More Gen 3 Flying- and Dragon-Types

Although it’s a little too cold to go outside and play Pokemon GO in some regions over the winter, Niantic is doing everything possible to keep players engaged in the game over these chilly months....

By Denny Connolly on 20 February 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic released a fresh trailer for Pokemon GO mimicking the tone and style of the BBC’s Planet Earth documentary series, with the video potentially teasing that Ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2018
Pokemon GO: Community Day Stardust Bonus Guide

Pokemon GO: Community Day Stardust Bonus Guide

Pokemon GO’s first Community Day event was a success, despite the cold weather in some regions, and players are already planning and looking forward to the next special day. Surf Pikachu was the ma...

By Denny Connolly on 01 February 2018
Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO has experienced its share of problems that have made it unplayable in the past, but some gamers in the U.S. could potentially experience GPS outages that prevent playing the game normall...

By Sarah Fields on 01 February 2018
Here's How Much Money Pokemon GO Made in 2017

Here's How Much Money Pokemon GO Made in 2017

Pokemon GO has been a seriously big earner for developer Niantic and it even became the fastest app ever to reach $1 billion in revenue. But has the hugely popular mobile game been able to maintain...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 February 2018
Pokemon GO Introduces Monthly Community Day Event

Pokemon GO Introduces Monthly Community Day Event

Just recently, Niantic disappointed many Pokemon GO fans by announcing plans to end support for certain iPhones and iPads that are “not capable of upgrading to iOS 11,” as it could leave many playe...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 January 2018
Pokemon GO Hacker Jailed in the UK

Pokemon GO Hacker Jailed in the UK

Pokemon GO is no stranger to server problems and outages, including those as a result of DDoS attacks. But now, it has been reported that one notorious Pokemon GO hacker has been punished for his r...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 January 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Limited-Time Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds New Limited-Time Legendary Pokemon

When it was discovered that the regular and shiny Kyogre assets were added to Pokemon GO, gamers around the world knew that the legendary water-type would release soon. However, it seems unlikely t...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 January 2018
10 Most Controversial Video Games Ever

10 Most Controversial Video Games Ever

Featuring games like Bully, Grand Theft Auto, and South Park: The Stick of Truth, Game Rant names the 10 most controversial video games produced to date. As one of the world’s largest entertainment...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 January 2018
Pokemon GO Ending Support for More iPhones and iPads

Pokemon GO Ending Support for More iPhones and iPads

Niantic has already ended support for Pokemon GO on millions of older iOS devices, but the developer behind the hit mobile game isn’t done shifting its support plans yet. It has now announced that...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 January 2018
Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

When Niantic announced the Pokemon GO EX Raid system, it was pitched as a way of rewarding committed players for their time spent in the game. By being invite-only, it meant that only those who pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 January 2018
Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

The past few months have brought plenty of reports about people playing Pokemon GO when they shouldn’t be. Over the weekend an actor played the game at the Golden Globes, while in Canada a man was...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 January 2018
This Actor Was Playing Pokemon GO On The Golden Globes Red Carpet

This Actor Was Playing Pokemon GO On The Golden Globes Red Carpet

The Pokemon GO craze may have peaked during the summer of 2016, but that doesn’t mean the game’s die-hard fans aren’t still playing even at the most surprising times and places. Most recently, a ce...

By Denny Connolly on 12 January 2018
Pokemon GO Regional Exclusives Move Locations

Pokemon GO Regional Exclusives Move Locations

When Niantic introduced more Gen 3 Pokemon to Pokemon GO, fans were delighted that two of their favorite characters would be added to the game. Seviper and Zangoose, two iconic feuding Pokemon, wou...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a tough slo...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Niantic quietly rolls out a Pokemon GO tweak, causing the Pokedex to record encounters with Pokemon in Gyms in addition to the existing wild Pokemon encounters. Although Niantic generally announces...

By Sarah Fields on 08 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a tough slo...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Pokemon GO Player Versus Player Possibly On the Way

Pokemon GO Player Versus Player Possibly On the Way

The Pokemon Company CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara offers an update for fans waiting on the anticipated player-versus-player battling feature in the popular Pokemon GO. It’s safe to say that when people sa...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No  Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO fans dig deep into the game’s latest update, hunting for data indicating that the rare Pokemon Ditto can be unlocked, but find no evidence that’s the case. Pokemon GO re-imagines one of...

By Sarah Fields on 07 January 2018
Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

A new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine reveals shocking statistics about how many drivers are distracted because they’re playing Pokemon GO in the car. Unfortunately, there are many people...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Weather Features Broken For Many Players

Pokemon GO: Weather Features Broken For Many Players

Pokemon GO players have been enjoying the benefits of the new weather system for the last few weeks with increased sightings, more candy, and strength bonuses in certain conditions. The new system...

By Denny Connolly on 07 January 2018
PoGO Dev Shares Release Window for Harry Potter ARG

PoGO Dev Shares Release Window for Harry Potter ARG

About a couple of months ago, Pokemon GO creator Niantic confirmed that its team is working on a new mobile augmented reality game based on author J.K. Rowling’s fantasy series entitled Harry Potte...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 January 2018
Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

An unidentified assailant attacks Pokemon GO player and Twitch streamer Rickey Yaneza while the latter was livestreaming Pokemon GO gameplay in Central Park. Since Pokemon GO launched last July, th...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 January 2018
Pokemon GO to Release in China

Pokemon GO to Release in China

Pokemon GO has over 500 million players and is available in most countries around the world. But the popular mobile game has been banned in China up until now. In a new interview, John Hanke, the CEO...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Delibird Added with Surprise Gift

Pokemon GO: Delibird Added with Surprise Gift

Today, the game developer Niantic brought some sizable updates to the popular mobile augmented reality title, Pokemon GO, with the inclusion of Gen 3 Ice and Water-types from Pokemon Ruby and Sapph...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 January 2018
Top 10 Augmented Reality Games We Want

Top 10 Augmented Reality Games We Want

After the massive success of Pokemon GO, we couldn’t help but brainstorm other properties that would make for fun augmented reality games. Here are our top 10 ideas. Despite losing a significant nu...

By Boston Blake on 04 January 2018
Pokemon GO: This is What Star Pieces Do

Pokemon GO: This is What Star Pieces Do

Pokemon GO‘s holiday 2017 event is set to kick off later today, and it is bringing with it plenty of reasons for fans to get excited. Besides third generation water- and ice-type Pokemon and the ch...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 January 2018
Pokemon GO Holiday 2017 Event Start Time Confirmed

Pokemon GO Holiday 2017 Event Start Time Confirmed

While Taiwan’s Google Play Store leaked details on Pokemon GO‘s holiday 2017 event, Niantic itself has now confirmed its existence. Not only has Niantic detailed what fans can expect from the game’...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Niantic Adding New Pokestops

Pokemon GO: Niantic Adding New Pokestops

With Pokemon GO‘s holiday event for 2017 set to go live today, it won’t be a major surprise if many fans of the popular augmented reality title jump back into trainer mode in order to discover the...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO: How To Get Free Single-Use Incubators

Pokemon GO: How To Get Free Single-Use Incubators

After weeks of waiting, Pokemon GO players finally are getting some information about this year’s holiday event. In addition to the opportunity to catch a new batch of water- and ice-types, trainer...

By Denny Connolly on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

After much anticipation, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has finally revealed the mobile augmented reality title’s holiday event for 2017, which not only brings back Santa Hat Pikachu for a limited ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Ice and Water Types Released

Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Ice and Water Types Released

After much anticipation, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has finally announced the game’s holiday event for 2017. Not only does the event bring back Santa Hat Pikachu for a limited time, but it will a...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 January 2018
Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

In Nintendo’s latest financial earnings report, the company reveals that the Wii U continues to struggle in sales, but 3DS is enjoying a sales bump thanks to Pokemon GO. It’s no secret that the Wii...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2018