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Niantic Apologizes For Turning Off Shiny Shadows In Pokémon GO

Niantic Apologizes For Turning Off Shiny Shadows In Pokémon GO

Yesterday, social media began to buzz with theories that Niantic had turned off the Shiny-capability of the Shadow Pokémon that could be encountered through the Team GO Rocket Leaders No Shiny Shadows had been encountered for about a week, which, considering how many people play this game and how many love a good Shiny flex..[...]

Seasons Change Part 2 Event Review In Pokémon GO

Seasons Change Part 2 Event Review In Pokémon GO

This week also added Dark-type and Poison-type Pokémon to the spawn pool, giving Shiny hunters a very good shot at a sparkling blue Houndour.There was no new Shiny forms released for wild spawns, but three new Shiny Shadows were introduced through a shift in the Team GO Rocket Leader line-up: Shiny Shadow Growlite, Drowzee, and[...]

Are The New 12KM Strange Eggs Worth Hatching In Pokémon GO

Are The New 12KM Strange Eggs Worth Hatching In Pokémon GO?

These Strange Eggs can only be obtained if you have an open slot before battling a Team GO Rocket Leader Leaders, in turn, can be encountered either by earning a Rocket Radar from defeating six Team GO Rocket Grunts or buying one for 200 Pokécoins So essentially, a Strange Egg costs either 200 coins or[...]

Defeating Sierra In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

Defeating Sierra In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

The Team GO Rocket Leaders of Pokémon GO have new Shadow Pokémon on their teams Here is everything you need to know about Team GO Rocket Leader Sierra, including her entire line-up, the best counters, and which of her Pokémon you can catch Shiny.[caption id="attachment_1280629" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Team GO Rocket Leader Sierra promotional image in[...]

Defeating Giovanni In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

Defeating Giovanni In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

The Team GO Rocket Boss of Pokémon GO has new Shadow Pokémon on his teams Here is everything you need to know about Team GO Rocket Boss Giovanni, including his entire line-up, the best counters, and how to catch his Shadow Mewtwo.[caption id="attachment_1280632" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Team GO Rocket Boss Giovanni promotional image in Pokémon GO[...]

Defeating Arlo In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

Defeating Arlo In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

The Team GO Rocket Leaders of Pokémon GO have new Shadow Pokémon on their teams Here is everything you need to know about Team GO Rocket Leader Arlo, including his entire line-up, the best counters, and which of his Pokémon you can catch Shiny.[caption id="attachment_1280630" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Team GO Rocket Leader Arlo promotional image in[...]

Defeating Cliff In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

Defeating Cliff In Pokémon GO: Rocket Leader Counters For Fall 2020

The Team GO Rocket Leaders of Pokémon GO have new Shadow Pokémon on their teams Here is everything you need to know about Team GO Rocket Leader Cliff, including his entire line-up, the best counters, and which of his Pokémon you can catch Shiny.[caption id="attachment_1280631" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Team GO Rocket Leader Cliff promotional image in[...]

Full An Inter-Egg-Sting Development Research Tasks In Pokémon GO

Full "An Inter-Egg-Sting Development" Research Tasks In Pokémon GO

The new Team GO Rocket research has been released in Pokémon GO This six-page research coincides with a shift in the Rocket line-ups, including the Team GO Rocket leaders and the boss, Giovanni Giovanni will have Shadow Mewtwo when faced any time from now until the end of the year This is the first time that[...]

Pokémon GOs Strange Eggs: How To Get Them &#038 What They Hatch

Pokémon GO's Strange Eggs: How To Get Them & What They Hatch

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Here's how to get Strange Eggs in Pokémon GO:Make sure you have at least one slot of Egg space open in your storage Turn on your Rocket Radar Battle and defeat a Team GO Rocket leaderOnce you defeat either Arlo, Cliff, or Sierra, your open slot will be filled by the most beautifully designed[...]

Shiny Shadow Omanyte Growlithe &#038 Drowsee Added To Pokémon GO

Shiny Shadow Omanyte, Growlithe, & Drowsee Added To Pokémon GO

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Currently, since the exit of Jessie and James, Shiny Shadow Pokémon are only available through the Team GO Rocket leaders.. with one exception Currently, there is a Psychic-type Team GO Rocket grunt that can still lead to Drowsee encounters This was similar to a situation that happened during the beginning of the previous Rocket[...]

The Seasons Change: Part 2 Event Surprises Pokémon GO Players

The Seasons Change: Part 2 Event Surprises Pokémon GO Players

Stay tuned for our full breakdown of what is inside, but these are collected exclusively from defeating Team GO Rocket Leaders. In addition to some of the last event's spawns, Dark-type and Poison-type Pokémon are spawning with a specific focus on Houndour, Purrloin, Poochyena, Spinarak, Skorupi, Stunky, Nuzleaf, Croagunk, Sableye, and Gulpin. New Special Research[...]

Shadow Skarmory Kabuto &#038 More Coming To Pokémon GO

Shadow Skarmory, Kabuto, & More Coming To Pokémon GO

Earlier this week, we reported that Shadow Mewtwo and a new kind of Egg dropped by Team GO Rocket, called "Strange Eggs," were arriving imminently in Pokémon GO Now, there is reason to believe that new Shadow Pokémon including Skarmory, Kabuto, and more will be arriving in the game as well Here's what was found.[caption id="attachment_1278969"[...]

New Eggs &#038 Shadow Mewtwo Coming To Pokémon GO

New Eggs & Shadow Mewtwo Coming To Pokémon GO

The new information that Dataminers have found has been pulled from a punny Special Research titled "An Inter-egg-sting Development." This new set of Team GO Rocket activity is set to be the non-GO Fest debut of Shadow Mewtwo for free-to-play players along with a brand new Egg in Pokémon GO called "Strange Eggs." Here's a few[...]

What Shiny Shadow Should Rocket Leaders Have Next In Pokémon GO

What Shiny Shadow Should Rocket Leaders Have Next In Pokémon GO?

It has been a long time since there has been a shift in Team GO Rocket's line-ups With Niantic already having announced that "Giovanni Special Research will return in October," the pattern set by previous Giovanni researches dictates that we should expect a shake-up with the leaders as well This may mean that we should[...]

Full Niantic Fifth Birthday Event Timed Research In Pokémon GO

Full Niantic Fifth Birthday Event Timed Research In Pokémon GO

The six-hour event is set to feature increased Team GO Rocket balloons and some in-game bonuses There is also a Timed Research quest, and reports have come in from earlier timezones on what this Research entails Get prepared for this Pokémon GO celebration with the breakdown below.[caption id="attachment_1275424" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Promotional image of Kirlia and Smoochum[...]

Pokémon GO Celebrates Niantics Fifth Birthday With Sunday Event

Pokémon GO Celebrates Niantic's Fifth Birthday With Sunday Event

The full details of this event are:Timed Research: Trainers will be tasked with research during the event's hours that will reward Incense, an Egg Incubator, a Lucky Eggs, both Fast and Charged TMs, a Star Piece, and more. Team GO Rocket: Increased Balloon activity In our upcoming report on the full Timed Research, we[...]

Team GO Rockets Giovanni Is Set To Return To Pokémon GO This Month

Team GO Rocket's Giovanni Is Set To Return To Pokémon GO This Month

Before the COVID-19 pandemic led Niantic to make temporary changes in Pokémon GO, monthly Team GO Rocket research was given to trainers on the first of every month After completing a series of tasks that included defeating Grunts and Leaders, catching and purifying Shadow Pokémon, and more, trainers would be tasked with finding, battling, and defeating[...]

Jessie &#038 James Featured In Surprise Pokémon GO Team Rocket Event

Jessie & James Featured In Surprise Pokémon GO Team Rocket Event

They arrive on players' screens in their infamous Meowth balloon at random during the Team GO Rocket encounter windows, which happen every six hours Now, Niantic has announced a surprise event next week focusing on these two that will increase the odds of an encounter.[caption id="attachment_1268054" align="aligncenter" width="600"] team Rocket blasts into a brand new[...]

No New Shadow Pokémon Released For Pokémon GO Mega Battle Event

No New Shadow Pokémon Released For Pokémon GO Mega Battle Event

Credit: Niantic[/caption]Initially, Niantic said: "We're getting word that Team GO Rocket will be using different Shadow Pokemon during this event as well." This was interpreted to mean, by seemingly all who read it, that.. well, that Team GO Rocket would be using different Shadow Pokémon during the event It says it right there in the[...]

Where Are The New Shadow Pokémon In Pokémon GO

Where Are The New Shadow Pokémon In Pokémon GO?

Where are these new Shadow Pokémon and will they be added to Team GO Rocket's roster before the event is over?[caption id="attachment_1264955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Where Are the New Shadow Pokémon in Pokémon GO? Credit: Niantic[/caption]Niantic's original announcement for the Mega Battle Event described the week as such: The following Bug-type Pokémon will appear more frequently in[...]