Pokemon GO Research update and Shiny Eevee Let’s GO to mobile transfer

New Pokemon GO Field Research updates and the re-appearance of Latias, Latios, Kyogre, and Groudon have appeared in this week’s update for the monster-laden game. This update also brings about a new Shiny Pokemon rarity change, if only temporarily, in the Pokemon named Spinda! If you accomplish the latest Field Research in time, you’ll get the opportunity to see a … Continue reading

Reset Shiny Pokemon GO: Yes or No?

I think Niantic needs a serious re-think of its process with Shiny Pokemon in Pokemon GO. With the incoming possibility of a connection between games with Pokemon Bank and Pokemon Home, the company needs to make a serious effort to reign in not only the amount of Shiny Pokemon that exist in the game, but in how the game is … Continue reading

Pokemon GO Kyogre raid guide: The best counters, moves, and monsters

If you’re all about finding the best water-type Pokemon in the game Pokemon GO, now’s your best chance – perhaps ever! Right this minute the Pokemon GO Raid Battle circuit is teeming with Kyogre, but the legendary Pokemon is far from the easiest boss to beat. If you’re going to go out and attempt to beat Kyogre in a raid … Continue reading

Niantic sues group of alleged ‘Pokémon Go’ cheaters

It's not just multi-platform gaming giants suing cheaters. Niantic has sued members of Global++ for allegedly offering "unauthorized derivative" (read: hacked) versions of Pokémon Go, Ingress and even the still-in-beta Harry Potter: Wizards U...

Pokemon Sword and Shield are ditching Mega Evolution and Z-Moves

In recent years – ever since the series jumped to the Nintendo 3DS – the Pokemon franchise has been introducing some wide-reaching battle mechanics. First we had Mega Evolution, which allowed certain Pokemon to evolve into even more powerful monsters for the duration of a battle. Then, Pokemon Sun and Moon introduced Z-Moves, powerful attacks that any Pokemon could potentially … Continue reading

Shiny Pokemon GO Fest unlock steps and a pair of surprise shinies

To gain access to easier-than-normal Shiny Pokemon for Pokemon GO Fest starting this week, you’ll need to follow some steps. Today we’re taking a look at the steps you’ll need to take to get to a new, more extraordinary place in your Pokemon GO journey via Global Challenges and Rewards for Pokemon GO Fest – with the newly rebranded Pokemon … Continue reading

Pokemon boss justifies Sword and Shield Pokedex limitations

Pokemon Sword and Shield‘s appearance at E3 2019 was somewhat marred by the reveal that the Pokemon you’ll be able to use will be limited by the Galar region’s Pokedex. Essentially, if you have a Pokemon that doesn’t appear in the Galar Pokedex, you won’t be able to transfer it over to Sword and Shield. As you might imagine, the … Continue reading

Pokemon Sword and Shield will limit which Pokemon can be imported

One of Pokemon’s core game mechanics is the collection of these critters. After all, the slogan “gotta catch ’em all” appeals to the basic human nature to own. That’s also why Pokemon keeps on increasing the number of “monsters” generation after generation, at times allowing players to carry over their collection to the next game. Not so in the upcoming … Continue reading