Pokémon Go News

Pokémon Go introduces form changing mechanic

In time for Poodle pooch Furfrou.

Pokémon's new Tarzan-inspired movie hits Netflix next month

With freebies in Sword and Shield, plus Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go's postponed in-person events from 2020 will finally be held this autumn

Play in Liverpool, Philadelphia, St. Louis - or at home.

Pokémon Go developer commits to change following community outcry

"Niantic has a lot of room to grow when it comes to communication with our players."

Pokémon Go developer Niantic lays out long-term plan for "real-world metaverse"

But not the "dystopian nightmare" of Ready Player One.

Pokémon Go is five years old today

And has now Pika'd up $5bn revenue.

US military withdraws from Afghanistan base, leaves Pokémon behind

"We weren't expecting Pokémon Go to be thriving in Bagram."

Pokémon Go lays out roadmap for removing many pandemic bonuses

"In a staggered way, when it makes sense for each place in the world."

Pokémon Go Kanto Tour ticket holder bonuses live, briefly available to all

Meant to make up for the event being available to all as well.

Pokémon turns 25

I choose you!

Essex police aren't happy with local Pokémon Go players in lockdown

"Our community policing team have had cause to speak with a number of different men aged 30+..."

Pokémon Go reinstates some lockdown bonuses

Guarantees all will now remain until June 2021.

Pokémon Go raises level cap in huge new Beyond update

Seasons! Kalos Pokémon! Platinum medals! More.

Pokémon Go finally has Pokémon Home connectivity

With transfer limits you can pay to get around.

Pokémon Go maker Niantic doubles Black Lives Matter donation to $10m

As Go Fest 2020 reportedly brings game's most lucrative day since July 2016.

This weekend's Pokémon Go Fest will unlock three weeks of bonuses for everyone

More Gen 5 creatures, new regional, and the return of Rayquaza.

Everything announced in today's Pokémon Presents livestream

Café Mix! Megas in Go! And a bigger reveal next week...

Pokémon Go Fest 2020 plans laid out, as Niantic talks future of its game and company

"We see the fabric of our country being stretched, past the breaking point."

Pokémon Go will donate $5m minimum from Go Fest 2020 ticket sales

UPDATE: The Pokémon Company matches donation.

Pokémon Go Community Day returns next week with new Play At Home format

Rejigged events dated, Liverpool worries soothed.

Here's how Pokémon Go's remote raiding will work

Daily research and remote PokéStop spins, and more.

Pokémon Go adds online leaderboards tomorrow

Easter event begins today, while first PVP event starts tomorrow.

Pokémon Go will let you raid with friends from home

While this summer's Go Fest events will be redesigned.

Police stop Stevenage man playing Pokémon Go while driving

"Not essential travel" during coronavirus lockdown.

Pokémon Go's weekend Genesect event reworked to be playable from home

UPDATE: Liverpool Safari Zone now officially postponed.

Pokémon Go made easier to play at home following coronavirus concerns

UPDATE: Further changes made, no word yet on Liverpool cancellation.

Pokémon Home's premium plan will cost Ł15 a year

Limited basic plan also available.

Pokémon Go's latest event is off to a bumpy start

UPDATE: Darumaka will be available wild post-event.

Pokémon Go's next evolution event is a bit odd

Meanwhile, datamine points to possible Pikachu Libre.

First Pokémon Go players beat Team Rocket's Giovanni

New quest every month to defeat him again.

Here's what you'll get for your money in Pokémon Go's first paid-for global event

Which won't permanently lock a Pokémon behind a paywall.

Pokémon Go readying first global ticketed event

UPDATE: In-game ticket costs Ł7.99.

Pokémon Go launches two dozen Gen 5 creatures today

Unova set of regional exclusives, too.

Pokémon Go just had its most lucrative month for three years

UPDATE: Niantic offering compensation for "previous issues".

Pokémon Go's first gen five Pokémon appear next month

Plus details on Jirachi's arrival and Global Challenge Ultra bonuses.

Pop-up Pokémon Centre London announced

UPDATE: Open in Shepherd's Bush for a month.

Team Rocket blast back into Pokémon Go

UPDATE: They've returned after yesterday's disappearance.

Pokémon Go's July Community Day has heard you like Mudkips

As leak points to major new Team Rocket questline.

Four new Pokémon games and apps announced

Including a sleep tracker "consulted on by Snorlax".

17,000 Niantic players worked to collect 145 tons of rubbish in celebration of Earth Day 2019

"An effort like this highlights how much impact people can have when they work together."

Lawsuit settlement might see some Pokémon Go gyms and Pokéstops removed

Who's responsible for Pokémon Go trespassing; players or Niantic?

Pokémon Go update adds Gen 4 evolutions, Meltan, more

UPDATE: Special Meltan quest now live, after a bumpy rollout.

Pokémon Go gets spooky new species for Halloween

Special research incoming, plus new hats.

Fans think Pokémon Go data just leaked a brand new Pokémon

UPDATE: And it just got a surprise release! Sort of...

Niantic targets Pokémon Go PvP by end of 2018

Prepare for trouble - make it double.

Pokémon Go adding Lucky Pokémon, another thing to collect

UPDATE: Available now for you to take a Chansey.

Pokémon Go Fest Chicago and Dortmund events announced

"After getting off to a bumpy start..."

Pokémon Go's last big wave of Gen 3 creatures arrives tomorrow

All wild spawns will be Gen 3 for five days, while Rayquaza raids begin this weekend.

Pokémon Go rips up its Mewtwo raid rulebook

UPDATE: Mewtwo's birthday invites were "bug", Niantic says.

There's a touching tribute to Satoru Iwata in Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon

"When we were really in a pinch, this amazing guy came along..."

Pokémon Go raid rewards are getting better

Mewtwo requirements tweaked, too.

Pokémon Go event to unlock Farfetch'd

UPDATE: 1.5bn catch milestone reached, more rewards live.

Pokémon Go introduces first Gen 3 creatures tomorrow

Halloween event detailed, more Gen 3 coming this year.

Pokémon Go introduces Super Incubators in Equinox event

Plus double stardust and special 2km eggs.

Legendary beasts Raikou, Entei, and Suicune coming to Pokémon Go today

Plus, see who else is raiding without using a pass first.

Australasia-exclusive Kangaskhan headed to Pokémon Go in Europe

London! Belfast! Birmingham! Cardiff! Glasgow! Manchester!

Pokémon Go event bonuses extended following Go Fest kerfuffle

Legendary Pokémon still spawning, for now.

Pokémon Go Fest attendees to be compensated following widespread connection problems

UPDATE: Legendaries unlocked for players worldwide, without a fight.

Pokémon Go celebrates first anniversary with new Pikachu event

UPDATE: New end date set. Happiny birthday!

Pokémon Go raid battles launch, currently locked to players level 35+

UPDATE: Now playable for users with accounts level 25 and up.

Pokémon Go raids confirmed

We've played the app's big summer update.

Legendary Pokémon and PVP battling headed to Pokémon Go this summer

Along with "more value" for your choice of team.

This week, Pokémon Go gets its biggest update since launch

UPDATE: 80 new Gold and Silver Pokémon are now live.

Pokémon Go Valentine's Day event begins today

Will increase your Chansey of rare, baby Pokémon.

Google's most searched term in 2016 was Pokémon GO

Followed by iPhone 7, Trump, and Prince.

New Pokémon were just added to Pokémon GO

UPDATE: All the baby Pokémon spotted too.

Starbucks may have just spoiled a big Pokémon Go update

UPDATE: New Pokémon confirmed to be joining Go very soon.

Pokémon Go's Nearby feature live now in the UK

PokéStop what you're doing and play.

Ditto finally released into Pokémon Go

And how you catch him Transforms the game.

Pokémon Go streamer mugged live on camera

While filming on a lit street in Central Park.

Pokémon Go announced for Apple Watch

App passes 500m downloads.

New Pokémon Go Buddy feature coming

Have your own Ash-Pikachu moment.

Pokémon Go cheaters get the boot

Playing unfair was always Chancey.

3DS sales nearly doubled last month in US retail following Pokémon Go craze

The aging handheld tops hardware charts, Monster Hunter leads software.

Pokémon Go removed from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial and Holocaust Museum

Issue resolved six hours before anniversary ceremony.

Pokémon Go developer explains why it shut down third-party apps

Because of a "negative impact on game resources".

Pokévision creator issues impassioned plea to Pokémon Go boss

When millions give feedback, listen to what they say.

Pokémon Go player claims to have first ever legendary

UPDATE: Niantic is pulling legendary Pokémon from Trainers' accounts.

Pokémon Go players erupt in anger after fan tools forced offline

But why have Pokevision and other apps shut down?

Pokémon Go update removes broken nearby footprints feature

Spawn locations changed, PokéStops removed, extra safety warnings added.

Someone's hit the Pokémon Go level cap

Here's what happens when you reach Lv 40.

Pokémon Go fan actually catches 'em all

Well, as far as you can in the US.

3000 McDonald's to become sponsored Pokémon Go gyms - in Japan

UPDATE: Japan launch rolls out today, order your Big Muk now.

Even The Simpsons has spoofed Pokémon Go

A weekend's worth of videos captured.

Pokémon Go is the most popular mobile game in US history

With 21m daily active users after only one week.

Pokémon Go success prompts live-action movie chatter

Legendary Pictures wants to cash them all.

Holocaust museum pleads: stop playing Pokémon Go here

UPDATE: Pokémon Company tells museum to fill out its contact form.

These new Pokémon are some of the weirdest yet

UPDATE: A mud horse! A piece of fruit! Some petals!

Pokémon Go does not snoop on your Google Account, developer insists

But app "erroneously" hands The Pokémon Company full access.

Pokémon Go is a phenomenon that's pushing people together

And that's an unpredictable thing indeed.

UK release of Pokémon Go "paused until we're comfortable"

UPDATE: European launch "within days" says Wall Street Journal.

Watch Pokémon GO parodied by Square Enix

From the creators of Hitman GO and Lara Croft GO.

Pokémon GO hides Sandshrew at police station with hilarious results

"Please be advised that you don't actually have to step inside."

Pokémon Go is out now in US, Australia, New Zealand

UPDATE: Now it's available in Germany.