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Niantic Warns Pokemon GO Players Against Using Third-Party Services

06/21/2017, Many Pokemon GO players don’t consider themselves to be cheaters when they use third-party apps and services to help better manage their Pokemon. This is because there are many who feel that Niantic’s current system isn’t particularly efficient,...

Pokemon GO To Get New Raid Battle Feature

06/20/2017, When Pokemon GO was first shown off, it was hinted that the game could see raid-like battles where groups of players could gather together to defeat enemies. However since the launch of the game, it has been mostly a single-player experience save for...

Pokemon Go Health Benefits Were Temporary

06/12/2017, Pokemon Go took the world by storm when it came out last year. The game’s health benefits were touted as well since it got players up on their feet and rewarded them for venturing out to hunt for the little monsters. However, if a new study...

Pokemon GO Has Been Downloaded More Than 750 Million Times

06/11/2017, There is no denying that Pokemon GO has had a huge impact on society today and also technology as it proved that augmented-reality based games do have a lot of potential. In a recent post on Niantic’s website, it seems that Pokemon GO has achieved...

Pokemon GO Cheaters Will Be Shadowbanned

05/28/2017, Nobody likes cheaters and developers have been working on all sorts of ways to deal with them. The most obvious and probably the most effective way is to outright ban accounts that have been found to be cheating, but there exists other methods that could...

Niantic Hints That Legendary Pokemon Will Be Coming This Summer

05/22/2017, When Pokemon GO was first shown off, it showed us what we could expect in terms of player battles, legendary Pokemon, and so on. However quite a lot of those features have yet to be launched despite Pokemon GO having been out for a while now. The good...

Russian YouTuber Found Guilty For Playing Pokemon GO In Church

05/11/2017, There’s a time and a place to play video games, and in general it is typically frowned upon to play games inside a place of worship. However while it is frowned upon, it isn’t necessarily illegal, or at least that’s the case for most parts in the...

Russian YouTuber Faces Jail Time For Playing Pokemon GO In Church

05/02/2017, There’s a time and place for everything, like when to use your phone and when not to use it. Now using your phone while in a place of worship is usually frowned upon simply because it looks rude and it can be distracting for those who are there to pray...

Study Finds Pokemon GO Players Tend To Be Friendly And Positive

04/14/2017, Competitive gaming can sometimes bring out an ugly side in people that you might not have noticed was there before. This is an issue with many games, which is why games like League of Legends and DotA 2 have tools in place to report such players, and why...

Co-Op Multiplayer Will Be Coming To Pokemon GO This Spring

04/10/2017, While Niantic has done a decent job at keeping Pokemon GO updated with new features and events, there are still quite a few features missing from the game that players are probably most excited about, such as being able to trade with each other, do...

Pokemon Go Daily Active Users Drop By 23 Million

04/04/2017, Pokemon Go was all the rage when it came out almost a year back. People were going crazy for this game and some were doing crazy things just to capture the virtual monsters. Many liked the fact that the game encouraged people to get up and get out to...

Pokemon GO Help Reduce Famous Suicide Spot Deaths To Zero

04/02/2017, Niantic’s Pokemon GO game has been somewhat of a cultural, social, and tech phenomenon. It not only highlighted the potential of augmented reality technology and how it could be used for gaming and commercialization, but it also had a social impact...

Legendary Pokemon Coming To Pokemon GO By End Of 2017

03/08/2017, Recently the folks at Niantic added a bunch of new Pokemon to Pokemon GO which we guess was kind of a welcome move. However what is still missing from the game is legendary Pokemon, something that we’re sure that collectors are very interested in. The...