Aug. 17, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ raid rewards now include potions and players are pretty split on it

A new item type is spawning after players complete raids in 'Pokémon Go', but not everyone is happy about it. Here's what's going on.

Aug. 16, 2017

Shiny Pikachu ‘Pokémon Go’: Exciting discovery may make the rare variant easier to catch

There may be a way to increase your chances of finding a shiny Pikachu in 'Pokémon Go.'
Aug. 14, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Legendary Birds Event: Niantic extends window to catch Gen 1 legendary birds and Lugia

Legendary birds are sticking around in 'Pokémon Go' for a little while longer. But will it be enough to help players who haven't caught them yet?
Aug. 14, 2017

Mewtwo Weakness ‘Pokémon Go’: Best counters to defeat and catch the legendary psychic

Mewtwo has arrived. Here's how to fortify your offense in 'Pokémon Go' by taking advantage of its weaknesses.
Aug. 14, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Mewtwo Raid: Stadium event offers 100% catch rates, but it won’t last

Mewtwo appeared in 'Pokémon Go' at the Yokohama Pikachu Outbreak, and everyone who tussled with it walked away with one. Here's why.
Aug. 14, 2017

Exclusive raids in ‘Pokémon Go’ bring Mewtwo to the game — here’s how they work

Here's what the heck "exclusive raid battles" in 'Pokémon Go' mean.

Aug. 14, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Mewtwo Event: When will the first legendary Pokémon be available globally?

Mewtwo has come to Japan. Here's when it could come stateside.
Aug. 11, 2017

Shiny Pikachu in ‘Pokémon Go’ is rare, but the real hardcore players have Shiny Pichu too

Shiny Pikachu aren't cool. You know what's cool?
Aug. 10, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Stadium Event: Pikachu Outbreak will be streamed on Aug. 14 and fans are freaking out

A mysterious advertisement for 'Pokémon Go' Stadium has showed up at the Yokohama Pikachu Outbreak, and fans are busy speculating on what that could mean for the game.
Aug. 10, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Dragonite Raid: New bosses keep showing up at the Yokohama, Japan event

If you've wanted Dratini candy, you may soon be in luck
Aug. 10, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’: Notification of new Pokémon in parks confirms Nest Migration 27 is here

It's time for the 27th nest migration in 'Pokémon Go'. If it's your first, here's how to help with the changing spawns.

Aug. 9, 2017

New Raid Bosses ‘Pokémon Go’: Update debuts during park event at Yokohama, Japan’s Pikachu Outbreak

The Yokohama Pikachu Outbreak is offering new raid bosses, from Houndoom to ... Wobbuffet? If you're confused, we've got the skinny on why Wobbuffet's there too.
Aug. 9, 2017

Shiny Pikachu ‘Pokémon Go’: A rare variant of the electric mouse appears at Yokohama event in Japan

The Yokohama Pikachu Outbreak has officially started. Surprising no one, there's a new variant Pikachu for players to catch. But are we reaching Peak Pikachu? "Peakachu"?
Aug. 8, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Zapdos Raids: Update bugs make catching the legendary bird harder than it should be

Avoid these bugs when playing 'Pokémon Go' if you want to catch Zapdos or any other legendary Pokémon.
Aug. 8, 2017

Shiny Zapdos ‘Pokémon Go’: Did Niantic accidentally release this rare version?

'Pokémon Go' players think that Niantic has accidentally released a shiny version of Zapdos into the game. It's a little difficult to say for sure though, and here's why.
Aug. 8, 2017

Zapdos Moveset ‘Pokémon Go’: Best moves for the electric-type legendary bird

Zapdos has officially landed in 'Pokémon Go', and the big question is what moves should you look for. We've got the answers, but there are some disagreements about what's optimal and what's not.

Aug. 8, 2017

Zapdos Weakness ‘Pokémon Go’: The best Pokémon counters to catch the legendary bird in a raid

These are the Pokémon you should train up to take advantage of Zapdos' weaknesses and catch it in a raid.
Aug. 7, 2017

Zapdos ‘Pokémon Go’ Release Date and Time: When will the legendary bird show up in raids?

Want to know when Zapdos will fly into 'Pokémon Go' legendary raids? We've got the answers for you,.
Aug. 4, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Fest Safari Zones: Niantic teases Australian regional events and Unown coming to Europe

Niantic has promised Europe more rare Pokémon in lieu of going forward with the promised Safari Zones — here's the scoop on what Pokémon are coming where, and when to expect them.
Aug. 4, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Raids: Inside the Deaf community and its own unique culture

The Silph Road talks about how to make sure that trainers who are deaf feel included in 'Pokémon Go,' and they give some good advice.
Aug. 3, 2017

Moltres ‘Pokémon Go’ Weakness: Two players toppled the legendary bird in a raid to prove they could

Two enterprising trainers have managed to take down Moltres in 'Pokémon Go' using a dizzying number of Golems, but being able to take down legendaries using a small team shouldn't have to be a fluke.

Aug. 2, 2017

Moltres Weakness ‘Pokémon Go’: How to defeat and catch the legendary bird in a raid

How to take on Moltres and win in 'Pokémon Go' by exploiting its weaknesses.
Aug. 2, 2017

Moltres Moveset ‘Pokémon Go’: Best moves for the legendary fire bird

How to give your Moltres the best moveset in 'Pokémon Go' — and what that says about legendaries in the game so far.
Aug. 1, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Moltres Location: How to find the fiery legendary and catch it in a raid

Here's where to find Moltres sightings in 'Pokémon Go.'
July 31, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Ho-oh Event: Will raids be fixed in time for the Gen 2 legendary’s release date?

Here's why Niantic needs to hold off on a legendary raid event for Ho-oh in 'Pokemon Go.'

July 28, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ fans traveled from all over the country for the game’s first live event — here’s why

Niantic's first festival was a mess all the way around — but the 'Pokémon Go' community isn't going anywhere.
July 27, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Nest Migration 26: Find changing spawn locations in parks with the Silph Road atlas

The 26th nest migration has occurred. Chances are this isn't your first rodeo but it's always good to get a refresher. Here's what's changed.
July 27, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Legendary Birds Event: Here’s why the raids are for a limited time only

Legendaries in 'Pokémon Go' are available for a limited time only — but why?