1. Pokémon Go is finally getting online player battles in 2020

    Introducing the Go Battle League, Online player battles and a ranking system are finally coming to Pokémon Go starting in 2020. As of writing, players can only battle other trainers locally, with the exception of non-player characters that can be battled whenever.
  2. November’s Pokémon Go Community Day Focuses On Chimchar

    November’s Pokémon Go Community Day will feature the monkey fire-type Pokémon, Chimchar. The Community Day will take place on Nov. 16 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m, local time. During this time, Chimchar will spawn much more frequently, and players will have an increased chance to nab its Shiny form.
  3. Pokemon Go Bringing Giratina Back Next Week

    Mewtwo may be leaving Raid Battles in Pokemon Go very soon, but another Legendary is set to return in its place. Giratina, the Legendary Ghost/Dragon Pokemon from Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum, is making an encore appearance in Raids beginning 1 PM PT / 4 PM ET on September 23, giving you another chance to add it to your collection.
  4. Pokémon Go Ultra Bonus Event Will Bring Regional And Unova Pokémon

    Pokémon Go players managed to successfully complete three challenges that coincided with the 2019 Pokémon Go Fests across the world. As a reward, there will be special events in Pokémon Go spanning three weeks starting on Sept. 2.
  5. Pokemon Go Adds New Shiny Pokemon For A Limited Time

    The third and final Pokemon Go Fest of the summer kicks off in Yokohama, Japan, this week, and to commemorate the event, Niantic is making a new Shiny Pokemon available worldwide for a limited time. Beginning today, August 5, at 2 PM PT / 5 PM ET / 10 PM BST (6 AM JST on August 6), players around the globe will have a chance of encountering Shiny Poliwag in the wild.
  6. Pokemon Go Adding Even More Shadow Pokemon

    Team Rocket recently made their debut in Pokemon Go, and the villainous trainers have brought with them Shadow Pokemon--dark versions of Pokemon that are surrounded by a sinister aura. Only a few Shadow Pokemon have been available thus far, but it appears Team Rocket will be expanding their lineup.
  7. Pokemon Go Adding Shiny Rayquaza This Week

    Armored Mewtwo may be leaving Raid Battles in Pokemon Go in only a few days, but a new Legendary is set to take its place. Rayquaza, the Legendary Dragon Pokemon from Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald, is returning to Raids beginning Wednesday, July 31, and this time around, you'll have your first chance to capture its Shiny form.
  8. Pokemon Go: Team Rocket Invasion Event Happening Today

    After numerous teases, Team Rocket finally made their debut in Pokemon Go earlier this week. The villainous trainers would "take over" various PokeStops around the world and challenge players to battles using their Shadow Pokemon. Although Rocket sightings up until now have been relatively rare, particularly if you live in rural areas, you'll have a better chance to encounter some Rocket grunts today, July 28, thanks to a special limited-time event.
  9. Pokemon Go Crossing Over With One Piece For Special Event

    A special event has been announced for Pokemon Go. Niantic's hit Pokemon mobile game is teaming up with the popular manga series One Piece for a collaboration event next week, which will give players around the world a chance to capture a special Pikachu.
  10. Pokemon Go: Armored Mewtwo Available Now For A Limited Time

    The Legendary Pokemon Mewtwo has returned to Pokemon Go for a limited time. Following Groudon's departure from the game, the powerful Psychic-type is back again in Raid Battles through the end of July, and this time around, it's donning some special armor.
  11. Pokemon Go Adding Shiny Spinda And More In July's Field Research

    A new month is just around the corner, which means Pokemon Go players will soon have a new batch of Field Research tasks to complete. Niantic will be rolling out a new set of quests in the game beginning at 1 PM PT / 4 PM ET on July 1, and they'll give you a chance to encounter more Legendaries, as well as another Shiny Pokemon.
  12. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Release Date Announced

    Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, the Pokemon Go-style AR game from Niantic set in the fantastical world of Harry Potter, is launching very soon. It was confirmed today during a presentation in Los Angeles that the game will launch on June 21.
  13. Pokemon Go: New Legendary Pokemon Available For A Limited Time

    A new Legendary Pokemon has arrived in Pokemon Go. Following Cresselia's departure, the Legendary Water-type Kyogre is making an encore appearance in Raid Battles for the next few days--and this time, you'll have a chance to encounter its Shiny form.
  14. Call of Duty: Mobile Revealed For Android and iOS

    Activision and Tencent are bringing Call of Duty to mobile devices in the West with Call of Duty: Mobile, a free-to-play game that will draw inspiration from the Black Ops and Modern Warfare franchises.
  15. Pokemon Go Spring Event Starts Tomorrow

    Spring is just around the corner, and Niantic is celebrating the start of the season with a special event in Pokemon Go. Beginning tomorrow, March 19, the developer is holding an equinox event in the hit mobile game, which will feature increased Grass-type Pokemon spawns, new Field Research tasks, and more.