GDC 2020: how Niantic adapted the game

How do you adapt a game that relies on the three pillars of: exploration, exercise, and social activity during a global lockdown? Well, that’s exactly what Niantic had to do with Pokémon Go back in March, when the unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic struck. We know now that Niantic’s changes and additions proved to be a roaring … Read more

Raids – legendary raid boss month

If you want to catch the best Pokémon, you’re going to have to participate in Pokémon Go raids. These are difficult events that pit you against a variety of your favourite monsters alongside your friends, providing you with a bunch of rewards if you succeed. You’ll also get a chance to catch the monster you fought, … Read more

Update – v1.151.3

Pokémon Go is a very busy game. Niantic has settled into a nice rhythm of providing a wealth of content via Pokémon Go updates, which introduce new events, features, and more to your favourite mobile game. There is so much happening on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis that it’s actually really challenging to keep … Read more

The new scan feature

Pokémon Go news comes thick and fast, with a big new feature, event, or update arriving on a near-daily basis at times. While that’s positive, as it means new stuff in your favourite mobile game, it is difficult at times to keep up with all of the changes. Well, until now, that is, as this Pokémon … Read more

Upcoming Events

Pokémon Go event – Every single upcoming Pokémon Go Event listed: Go Battle League Season Four The latest Pokémon Go Battle League, season four, will kick off on Monday, September 14 at 13:00 PDT, and will feature a myriad of changes and rewards. Here are the full details: Season five will commence with the Great League on … Read more

Mega Pidgeot Guide

Mega Pidgeot is a mega raid boss in Pokémon GO. Its best counters are strong Rock types and Electric types such as Rampardos, Rhyperior, Terrakion, Zekrom, Raikou, Electivire, Magnezone and Zapdos. Mega Pidgeot can be duoed fairly easily with powered up Rock types and/or Electric types, regardless of weather. The safest, fastest and least costly … Read more