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Tips and Tricks for Hunting Gen. 2 Pokemon on Pokemon Go

Tips and Tricks for Hunting Gen. 2 Pokemon on Pokemon Go

Yesterday, anyone who has an iPhone got an email from Apple saying that there were over 80 new Pokemon added to Pokemon Go. As...

Feb 17 2017, 12:43pm CST

Pokemon Go: Legendary Birds Update

Pokemon Go: Legendary Birds Update

We've reported on it many times: fans have been easerly awaiting Moltres, Articuno, and Zapdos, the Legendary birds,...

Jan 16 2017, 12:18pm CST

China May Never Get Pokemon Go

China May Never Get Pokemon Go

Nintendo's hit app Pokemon Go and any other augmented reality games are unlikely to be released into China at any time soon, ac...

Jan 10 2017, 11:42am CST

Where are the Legendary Birds in Pokemon Go?

Where are the Legendary Birds in Pokemon Go?

Pokemon Go Gen 2 has officially started, but we don't have everything Gen 1 yet, which is making some players anxious. We are m...

Jan 5 2017, 8:39am CST

Pokemon Go Baby Pokemon: What to Know

Pokemon Go Baby Pokemon: What to Know

Niantic announced back in December that they would be adding baby Pokemon to Pokemon Go, but they left a lot unsaid up until no...

Jan 3 2017, 6:13pm CST

Pokemon Go New Year Event Details

Pokemon Go New Year Event Details

During the recent Christmas event, Niantic brought out the new nest migrations for Pokemon Go Players. Now, they will have to g...

Jan 2 2017, 1:24pm CST

Pokemon Go Trading? Video Shows How It Could Work

Pokemon Go Trading? Video Shows How It Could Work

One of the favored aspects of Pokemon games has always been the ability to trade Pokemon between players, but it is a feature t...

Dec 29 2016, 9:22am CST

Everything to Know About Pokemon Go's New Year Event

Everything to Know About Pokemon Go's New Year Event

Instead of extending the Christmas Pokemon Go event, Niantic is separating them into two different events. The first one is alr...

Dec 27 2016, 7:53pm CST

Pokemon Go Holiday Gift from Niantic is Togepi and other Pokemon

Pokemon Go Holiday Gift from Niantic is Togepi and other Pokemon

Niantic Labs announced today a special Pokemon Go Holiday event....

Dec 23 2016, 1:34pm CST

Pokemon Go Available on Apple Watch

Pokemon Go Available on Apple Watch

It is a feature that many Pokemon Go players have been asking for for months - the ability to play the game on Apple Watches.If...

Dec 22 2016, 6:31pm CST

Catch a Santa Pikachu While You Can

Catch a Santa Pikachu While You Can

The new Pokemon Go update that fans have been not so patiently waiting for has finally been announced. It isn't going to have l...

Dec 12 2016, 4:28pm CST

Pokemon Go and Starbucks May Be Teaming Up

Pokemon Go and Starbucks May Be Teaming Up

Pokemon Go players have started to look forward to big events as it is the only time they really get something new, but that mi...

Dec 7 2016, 5:49am CST

"Shiny" Pokemon Coming to Pokemon Go

"Shiny" Pokemon Coming to Pokemon Go

It looks like the team behind Pokemon Go still has some surprises up their sleeves. There were a few problems this weekend, but...

Nov 21 2016, 10:00am CST

Pokemon Go Gen 2 Update - You'll Be Waiting

Pokemon Go Gen 2 Update - You'll Be Waiting

Everyone who has been waiting for the Generation 2 Pokemon to be introduced into Pokemon Go since the launch in January. The ga...

Nov 17 2016, 11:40am CST

Pokemon Go Pre-Thanksgiving Event

Pokemon Go Pre-Thanksgiving Event

For most people, Pokemon Go is something they only open up once in a while anymore. However, Niantic and Nintendo want to chang...

Nov 16 2016, 6:33am CST

Ditto and Gen 2 Pokemon Have Been Found in Pokemon Go - More Information

Ditto and Generation 2 Pokemon Have Been Found in Pokemon Go App Source Code

There have been rumors circulating about the Generation 2 Pokemon and the always elusive Ditto since basically the start of the...

Nov 7 2016, 9:35am CST

Niantic Releases Pokemon Go App 0.41.4 for Android and 1.11.4 for iOS

Niantic Releases Pokemon Go App 0.41.4 for Android and 1.11.4 for iOS

The new Pokemon Go updates for Android and iOS are now in the respective app stores....

Oct 14 2016, 2:20pm CDT

FastPokeMap Creator Says Niantic's Security Hurts Trainers

FastPokeMap Creator Says Niantic's Security Hurts Pokemon Go Trainers

The FastPokeMap developer is close to bring back his real-time Pokemon tracker. He took some time today to take swipe at Niant...

Oct 13 2016, 10:10am CDT

Pokemon Go App 0.41.4 for Android and 1.11.2 for iOS Appear in App Stores

Pokemon Go App 0.41.4 for Android and 1.11.2 for iOS Appear in App Stores

The new Pokemon Go updates for Android and iOS are now in the respective app stores....

Oct 13 2016, 12:27am CDT

Niantic Quietly Releases Pokemon Go App 0.41.3

Niantic Quietly Releases Pokemon Go App 0.41.3

The announced new Pokemon Go update for Android got already an update....

Oct 12 2016, 1:33am CDT

Niantic Avoids Court Action Removing Pokemon  from Dutch Beaches of Kijkduin

Niantic Avoids Court Action Removing Pokemon from Dutch Beaches of Kijkduin

The threat of a court action has made Niantic agree to remove Pokemon spawn points from a protected natural area in the Netherl...

Oct 11 2016, 9:09am CDT

Pokemon Go Maps that Still Work after New Pokemon Go API Change

Pokemon Go Maps that Still Work after New Pokemon Go API Change

Niantic has disabled access for all real-time Pokemon tracker and mapping services. Also all bots stopped working as the Pokemo...

Oct 8 2016, 1:52pm CDT

Pokemon Go Capture Bonus for Rare Pokemon Announced by Niantic

Pokemon Go Capture Bonus for Rare Pokemon Announced by Niantic

Niantic has announced a new feature coming to Pokemon Go....

Oct 6 2016, 12:41am CDT

Niantic Enables Captcha Aimed at Blocking 3rd Party Pokemon Go Scanners, Bots and Apps

Niantic Enables Captcha Aimed at Blocking 3rd Party Pokemon Go Scanners, Bots and Apps

It has happened. Niantic unleashed the pending security update blocking bots and scanners....

Oct 5 2016, 4:06pm CDT

Google Is Proud of How it Handled the Pokemon Go Launch

Google Is Proud of How it Handled the Pokemon Go Launch

Pokemon Go players might disagree. Niantic's Pokemon Go had a very rough launch in July as the viral popularity was not an...

Sep 30 2016, 9:11am CDT

Pokemon Go App Updates 0.39.0 and 1.9.0 Are Must Have for Pokemon Go Plus Owners

Pokemon Go App Updates 0.39.0 and 1.9.0 Are Must Have for Pokemon Go Plus Owners

Niantic announced new updates for Pokemon Go, bringing a major change for Pokemon Go Plus users....

Sep 23 2016, 3:12am CDT

Trading, Player v. Player Battles, and More: What's Next for Pokemon Go

Trading, Player v. Player Battles, and More: What's Next for Pokemon Go

John Hankey, the CEO at Niantic, says that after the Pokemon Go launch in July, he is "exhausted, but elated." He also says tha...

Sep 19 2016, 1:27pm CDT

Niantic CEO John Hanke Talks Pokemon Go Future Features Trading, Events and Battling

Niantic CEO John Hanke Talks Pokemon Go Future Features Trading, Events and Battling

Now that Pokemon Go is stable, Niantic has time to think about the future features of Pokemon Go....

Sep 19 2016, 2:25am CDT

Pokemon Go App Update 0.37.0 Blocks Rooted Phones and Changes Server Communication

Pokemon Go App Update 0.37.0 Blocks Rooted Phones and Changes Server Communication

Niantic serves big blow to bot users and GPS spoofers with the latest Pokemon Go App Update 0.37.0....

Sep 11 2016, 1:21am CDT

Niantic and Government Talk Pokemon Go Privacy Problems

Niantic and Government Talk Pokemon Go Privacy Problems

Pokemon Go creators Niantic have responded to a letter from Senator Al Franken that questioned whether the popular game's priva...

Sep 1 2016, 1:58pm CDT

Niantic Reversing a few Pokémon Go Account Bans

Niantic Reversing a few Pokémon Go Account Bans

On Monday, the company announced it will lift up a few mistake bans issued last week....

Aug 30 2016, 9:43am CDT

Niantic Allows Use of Pokemon Go Trackers For the Time Being

Niantic Allows Use of Pokemon Go Trackers For the Time Being

A new update from Niantic about Pokemon Go account bans basically says you can use 3rd party Pokemon Go maps and trackers for n...

Aug 30 2016, 1:47am CDT

Get A Pokemon Go Permit for Parks Says Milwaukee County to Niantic

Get A Pokemon Go Permit for Parks Says Milwaukee County to Niantic

The Milwaukee County calls for order and asked Niantic's CEO to apply for a permit to use state parks as locations. Update...

Aug 24 2016, 4:24am CDT

Niantic CEO John Hanke Will Talk Pokemon Go at Disrupt SF 2016

Niantic CEO John Hanke Will Talk Pokemon Go at Disrupt SF 2016

TechCrunch announced that John Hanke will be on stage at the Disrupt SF 2016 next month....

Aug 23 2016, 8:26am CDT

Niantic Response To Pokemon Go Ban Appeal Is Tough

Niantic Response To Pokemon Go Ban Appeal Is Tough

First permanently banned Pokemon Go trainers get harsh response to ban appeal....

Aug 19 2016, 3:29am CDT

Niantic Sends Out Pokemon Go Account Termination Emails

Niantic Sends Out Pokemon Go Account Termination Emails

Pokemon Go trainers report receiving emails from Niantic that their account has been banned....

Aug 18 2016, 1:26am CDT

Trick to Throw a Perfect Pokeball Every Time in Pokemon Go

Trick to Throw a Perfect Pokeball Every Time in Pokemon Go

There is a lot to learn to become a better trainer in Pokemon Go. Check out these great tutorials to learn how to throw very ac...

Aug 17 2016, 1:49am CDT

Poke Go++ 1.5 with Built-in Map is the Better Pokemon Go App

Poke Go++ 1.5 with Built-in Map is the Better Pokemon Go App

Developer Will Cobb enhances the Pokemon Go app with real-time map and tons of features to track and catch Pokemon anywhere. Yo...

Aug 16 2016, 8:54am CDT

Pokemon Go Maker Niantic Is Worth More Than $10 Billion

Pokemon Go Maker Niantic Is Worth More Than $10 Billion

One game can make the difference for a game developer. For Niantic that game is Pokemon Go....

Aug 12 2016, 9:42am CDT

Niantic Broke Pokemon Go API and Trackers to be able to Launch in Latin America

Niantic Broke Pokemon Go API and Trackers to be able to Launch in Latin America

Pokemon Go maker Niantic shared the reasons why the company had to shutdown 3rd party Pokemon Go trackers now....

Aug 5 2016, 2:13am CDT