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Pokémon GO: Tour Kanto Will Have A Make-Up Event

Pokémon GO: Tour Kanto Will Have A Make-Up Event

Remember that, fellow trainers? Niantic hosted a make-up event soon after the main ticketed event to make amends for server errors Then, there was another issue with that event, so Niantic offered a make-up for the make-up Then, there was an issue with the following week's Dragon Week, so Niantic offered a make-up for that one as well[...]

Finally Gible Is The March 2021 Research Breakthrough In Pokémon GO

Finally! Gible Is The March 2021 Research Breakthrough In Pokémon GO

Niantic has announced the Spotlight Hours and Research Breakthrough of March, and it is none other than one of the rarest spawns in the game: Gible.[caption id="attachment_1343464" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Research Breakthrough box in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic[/caption]Let's get into the details, straight from the Pokémon GO blog: March Research Breakthrough encounterFrom Monday, March 1, 2021, at 1:00[...]

Pokémon GO All In 151 Shiny Mew Research: Pages 1 &#038 2

Pokémon GO "All In 151" Shiny Mew Research: Pages 1 & 2

Credit: Niantic[/caption]The first two pages of the All in 151 Masterwork Research in Pokémon GO is as follows:Page One of FourGet a Platinum Kanto Medal: 51 Ultra Balls Send 151 gifts to Friends: 1 Poffin Make 151 Great Throws: 1510 Stardust Rewards: 5100 XP, 1510 Stardust, 1 Premium Battle PassPage Two of FourCatch[...]

Looking Ahead: Is Pokémon GO: Tour Johto Next For Niantic

Looking Ahead: Is Pokémon GO: Tour Johto Next For Niantic?

Credit: Niantic[/caption]This is purely theoretical, but I fully believe that we will see future Tour events based on the subsequent generations Will it be an annual thing? It's impossible to say but it does seem like a good bet An annual event with annual Masterwork Research would be a very clever way to release the[...]

Tonight Is Raid Hour In Pokémon GO Featuring Mewtwo &#038 The Birds

Tonight Is Raid Hour In Pokémon GO Featuring Mewtwo & The Birds

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Focus on Mewtwo Of course, if you already have enough Mewtwo Candy and have caught the Shiny, don't listen to this... but remember that the Birds are going to have a Raid Day dedicated to them this coming Sunday Raid Days have historically boosted the Shiny rate to approximately one in 10 according to[...]

The Unreleased Hoenn Shinies In Pokémon GO – Part Two

The Unreleased Hoenn Shinies In Pokémon GO – Part Two

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Whismur, Loudred, Exploud: Is anyone else still traumatized from that time that Whismur, one of the most common spawns, became impossible to find as soon as we needed it for the Jirachi Special Research? I've never been so excited to find a non-Shiny Pokémon as I was to find the final Whismur I needed[...]

Pokémon GO Announces The Season Of Legends &#038 Therian Arrival

Pokémon GO Announces The Season Of Legends & Therian Arrival

Niantic just announced the second-ever "season" of Pokémon GO Seasons began in December with the start of the Season of Celebration, which brought a new standard of spawns themed to the hemispheres, events celebrating the various regions, major changes to GO Battle League, and more Now, with spring right around the corner we move into the[...]

What Is The New Shadow Legendary Coming To Pokémon GO

What Is The New Shadow Legendary Coming To Pokémon GO?

Credit: Niantic[/caption]First, let's take a look at who Giovanni already has used in the past He debuted with Articuno and cycled through the Legendary Birds of Kanto Then, he moved on to Raikou and Entei before an extended break as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, which interrupted a few ongoing Pokémon GO features, including the monthly[...]

Tasks &#038 Rewards In Harry Potter: Wizards Unite An Imperfect Love Pt. 2

Tasks & Rewards In Harry Potter: Wizards Unite An Imperfect Love Pt. 2

Credit: Niantic[/caption]The full Special Assignment for the Harry Potter: Wizards Unite An Imperfect Love Brilliant Event Part 2 includes:Page One of FourCollect 2 Ingredients or Portmanteaus: 2 Snowdrop Brew 3 Potions: 2 Re'em Blood Return 12 Portrait of Bellatrix Lestrange: 2 Powdered Dragon Claw Bonus Rewards: 550 XP, 50 Brilliant Family XP, 2 Defense[...]

Tonight Is Shiny Pikachu Spotlight Hour In Pokémon GO

Tonight Is Shiny Pikachu Spotlight Hour In Pokémon GO

Credit: Niantic[/caption]From 6 PM through 7 PM tonight, Tuesday, February 23rd, Pokémon GO will be flooded with the most iconic character in the world's biggest franchise That's right, we're talking Ash's best friend The ketchup lover The Electric-type who has managed to fry Ground-types for the past two decades in the anime We're talking Pikachu[...]

Mega Charizard Y Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: February 2021

Mega Charizard Y Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: February 2021

As part of the Kanto Celebration event, the Mega Evolved starters have returned to raids. Let's take a look at the top counters to help trainers take down Mega Charizard Y a dual Fire/Flying-type, which can be encountered in its Shiny form. With this Raid Guide, you can prepare a team, perfect your catching strategy, […]

The Unreleased Hoenn Shinies In Pokémon GO – Part One

The Unreleased Hoenn Shinies In Pokémon GO – Part One

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Surskit, Masquerain: This Shiny line starts out okay with Surkit which is a darker version of its standard light blue.. and then goes wild with the bright green Masquerain -- a major change from its normal white and orange colorway This is about as stunning as a Shiny can get, even though Surskit itself doesn't[...]

Mega Blastoise Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: February 2021

Mega Blastoise Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: February 2021

As part of the Kanto Celebration event, the Mega Evolved starters have returned to raids. Let's take a look at the top counters to help trainers take down Mega Blastoise, a pure Water-type, which can be encountered in its Shiny form. With this Raid Guide, you can prepare a team, perfect your catching strategy, and […]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite: An Imperfect Love Part 2 Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite: An Imperfect Love Part 2 Details

Credit: Niantic[/caption]The full details for the An Imperfect Love Brilliant Event Part 2 in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite are:Timing: Tuesday, February 23rd at 11 AM Pacific until Tuesday, March 2nd at 11 AM Pacific. The Brilliant Foundables for this event are...Sword of Gryffindor Replica which can be earned through Wizarding Challenges Morsmordre Dark[...]

Mega Charizard X Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: February 2021

Mega Charizard X Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: February 2021

As part of the Kanto Celebration event, the Mega Evolved starters have returned to raids. Let's take a look at the top counters to help trainers take down Mega Charizard X, a dual Fire/Dragon-type, which can be encountered in its Shiny form. With this Raid Guide, you can prepare a team, perfect your catching strategy, […]

Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto 2021 Complete Event Review

Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto 2021 Complete Event Review

Yesterday, Niantic made Pokémon history with Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto Did this remote event go beyond nostalgia and live up to the hype? Let's dive into the details with this comprehensive review.[caption id="attachment_1338679" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kanto species in Pokémon GO Credit: Niantic[/caption] What Worked in this Pokémon GO EventResearch: Ticketed players received a Special Research that[...]

The Unreleased Sinnoh Shinies In Pokémon GO – Complete Rankings

The Unreleased Sinnoh Shinies In Pokémon GO – Complete Rankings

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Here is our entire "The Unreleased Sinnoh Shinies in Pokémon GO" series, as well as my selected winner from each piece:Part One: Cranidos is the easy winner It's an amazing useful Pokémon, cute in its base form, and has a bold color change A perfect Shiny. Part Two: The little pink Pachirisu takes[...]

Complete Kanto Celebration Raid Rotation In Pokémon GO

Complete Kanto Celebration Raid Rotation In Pokémon GO

Credit: Niantic[/caption]The complete Kanto Celebration Raid Rotation in Pokémon GO includes:Tier OneBulbasaur - Shiny available, standard rate Charmander - Shiny available, standard rate Dratini - Shiny available, standard rate Pikachu - Shiny available, standard rate Magikarp - Shiny available, standard rate Squirtle - Shiny available, standard rateHonestly, not much worth your raid pass in Tier[...]

The Kyurem Scale: Rating Bosses In Pokémon GO – Forces Of Nature

The Kyurem Scale: Rating Bosses In Pokémon GO – Forces Of Nature

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Tornadus, Thundurus, and LandorusNormally, all Pokémon get their own entry on the Kyurem Scale, but come on Let's keep it a buck here These three? It's the same guy If your friend Larry shows up one day with blue face paint on instead of green, that's still damn Larry, okay? These Planet Fitness genies[...]

The Kanto Celebration Is Now Live In Pokémon GO

The Kanto Celebration Is Now Live In Pokémon GO

Credit: Niantic[/caption]The full details from the official Pokémon GO blog: Sunday, February 21, 2021, at 10:00 a.m to Saturday, February 27, 2021, at 8:00 p.m local timeFeatures Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle, Weedle, Pikachu, Geodude, Clefairy, Psyduck, Slowpoke, Gastly, Voltorb, Magikarp, and more will be appearing more frequently in the wild. While most of these are Community Day species,[...]