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The Walking Dead: Our World - How to Unlock Rick Grimes

The Walking Dead: Our World - How to Unlock Rick Grimes

Pokemon GO-inspired AR game The Walking Dead: Our World has been out for a little over a week now, giving the servers plenty of time...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
Fortnite Android Release May Be Sooner Than Expected

Fortnite Android Release May Be Sooner Than Expected

According to several files that have been datamined from Fortnite’s latest update, the release date for the game’s Android version may be much sooner than fans think.

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2018
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Mobile Spin-Off Announced

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Mobile Spin-Off Announced

Warner Bros. today announced a spin-off mobile game for Middle-earth: Shadow of War. Downloadable and free-to-play, the Middle-earth:...

By Rory Young on 20 July 2018
Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

Cuphead has sold over 300,000 copies on PC and is likely just as big a success on Xbox One. The difficult retro run and gun is a bona fide hit, so it comes as very little surprise that other developer...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 July 2018
Mortal Kombat X Enhanced Online Beta Starts Soon

Mortal Kombat X Enhanced Online Beta Starts Soon

NetherRealm Studios announces another test of Mortal Kombat X‘s online performance with the popular fighting game’s enhanced online b...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 July 2018
Fortnite Rift Spawns Animal Skeleton in Moisty Mire

Fortnite Rift Spawns Animal Skeleton in Moisty Mire

Fortnite‘s dimensional rifts have created an insane amount of chaos in and out of the game, with landmarks such as Greasy Grove’s Dur...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 July 2018
New Details On ‘Firefly Online,’ Coming To PC/Mac/Mobile in 2014

New Details On ‘Firefly Online,’ Coming To PC/Mac/Mobile in 2014

If there’s one thing that fans of the TV series Firefly have never been short on, it’s enthusiasm – even when content related to their fictional universe has been hard to come by. While reports of a...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Two More Chapters

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Two More Chapters

For the past few weeks, developer Jam City has released new chapters for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery on Thursdays, usually one cha...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
How Pokemon GO Trading Works

How Pokemon GO Trading Works

Earlier this week, developer Niantic officially announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, confirming that the ability to trade Pokemo...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 July 2018
Did Disney Infinity Reveal a Force Awakens Secret?

Did Disney Infinity Reveal a Force Awakens Secret?

A gameplay clip from Disney Infinity 3.0 possibly reveals a spoiler regarding the origins and backstory of the character Rey from J.J. Abrams’ film The Force Awakens. WARNING! SPOILERS FROM STAR WARS...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 July 2018
Disney Infinity Begins Closing Down

Disney Infinity Begins Closing Down

Disney Infinity details the beginning of the end of online functionality for the toys-to-life franchise, and reveals that many gamers won’t even be able to play offline. After years of success, fans...

By Sarah Fields on 05 July 2018
Harry Potter Pet Update Adds Another Plot Hole

Harry Potter Pet Update Adds Another Plot Hole

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players are no stranger to the game’s many plot holes. The game has been heavily criticized for its lack of consistency, including in the Year 2 story. While players hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 July 2018
PUBG Withdraws From Lawsuit Against Fortnite

PUBG Withdraws From Lawsuit Against Fortnite

PUBG Corp.’s lawsuit against Fortnite has come to an end, with neither side quite pulling off a clear Victory Royale. The PUBG develo...

By Chris Glover on 04 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Unlike other Pokemon games where players catch Pokemon with Pokeballs, Pokemon are captured in Pokemon Quest by luring them to base camp with specific food items. Prior to heading out on expeditions,...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Pets Are Expensive

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Pets Are Expensive

Shortly after Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery launched, developer Jam City promised that it would be adding pets to the game. A couple...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

The friends feature in Pokemon GO has been long-awaited, but unfortunately, it hasn’t had such a strong start in the popular mobile g...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Eevee

Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Eevee

Released last month for the Nintendo Switch, Pokemon Quest is now available on iOS and Android mobile devices. Those who are new to the game may be wondering exactly how to obtain some specific Pokemo...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans have a lot of events to keep track of in July 2018, as Niantic continues to provide a sumptuous amou...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest features a number of departures from the main series of Pokemon games, like catching Pokemon by cooking recipes as opposed to throwing Pokeballs at them. However, evolution in the game m...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Win Centaur Duel

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Win Centaur Duel

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has a dueling system that plays out like a game of rock, paper, scissors. Aggressive stances beat Snea...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
New Walking Dead Mobile Game Looks to Mimic Pokemon GO

New Walking Dead Mobile Game Looks to Mimic Pokemon GO

Last year, AMC Games and Next Games announced The Walking Dead: Our World, a Pokemon GO-inspired augmented reality game where players kill zombies out in the real world. The first gameplay trailer was...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get More Cooking Pots

Pokemon Quest: How to Get More Cooking Pots

In most Pokemon video games, players obtain new Pokemon by catching them in Pokeballs. However, the recently released mobile and Nint...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Adds New Way to Get Free Energy

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Adds New Way to Get Free Energy

In Jam City’s Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, energy governs almost every action players can take in the game, but players only recharge one bit of energy every four minutes. Running out of energy in...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Update Arrives With Gym Training Changes

Pokemon GO Update Arrives With Gym Training Changes

Niantic announces a new update for Pokemon GO that makes changes to gym training, decreases evolution animation time, adds catch bonuses, and tweaks egg incubation. Pokemon GO may not be the worldwide...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Bethesda VP Talks Elder Scrolls: Legends on Consoles

Bethesda VP Talks Elder Scrolls: Legends on Consoles

Digital card game The Elder Scrolls: Legends recently released its House of Morrowind expansion at the end of March and now it seems there may be another reason to get excited about the title. As it t...

By A.J. Plautz on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Lugia Reward Has Weird Glitch

Pokemon GO Fest Lugia Reward Has Weird Glitch

The saga of Pokemon GO Fest strangeness continues. Following major service problems and a ton of technical issues, the summer event was stamped as a total failure. Niantic, in attempts to remedy fans’...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Shiny Magikarp

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Shiny Magikarp

Now that the March update for Pokemon GO is available, players are on the hunt for one of the most notable additions: a Shiny Magikar...

By Boston Blake on 02 July 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Pyjama Party Adds New Loot

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Pyjama Party Adds New Loot

Jam City mobile game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery already offers a reasonable amount of content for players to enjoy, including sto...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 July 2018
New 'Tales From the Borderlands' Developer Diary

New 'Tales From the Borderlands' Developer Diary

Gearbox Software’s come a long way in the past five years. With critical and commercial flops like Alien: Colonial Marines and Duke Nukem Forever under their belt, legitimate momentum and popularity...

By Christopher Gates on 01 July 2018
X-Men: Battle of the Atom

X-Men: Battle of the Atom

Blessed with the power of cash-magnetism and an appeal that extends further than Mr. Fantastic, the X-Men franchise is currently enjoying something of a brand name renaissance. Half a Century on fro...

By Samuel James Riley on 01 July 2018
This Week in Mobile Gaming

This Week in Mobile Gaming

iOS Next week, March 2nd to be exact, Apple is expected to unveil the anticipated iPad 2. Not much is known of the device just yet, but the current buzz is that the next iteration will be thinner,...

By Jon Lavallee on 01 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Teases 'Special Rewards'

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Teases 'Special Rewards'

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery fans have embraced the game’s latest updates with open arms. The update that allowed players to take part in daily friend encounters, moments where they get to take...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 June 2018
Fortnite Gets Rated for Nintendo Switch

Fortnite Gets Rated for Nintendo Switch

Since Battle Royale launched for free last year, Fortnite continues to be a cultural and gaming juggernaut for PC and console players. One group that hasn’t been able to experience the game, howeve...

By Derek Nichols on 06 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Referenced in Books?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Referenced in Books?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has earned some criticism for its plot holes and contradicting established Harry Potter canon. However, it’s possible that the developers have more Harry Potter knowl...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 June 2018
The Walking Dead Getting Pokemon GO-Inspired Game

The Walking Dead Getting Pokemon GO-Inspired Game

After the unprecedented success of Pokemon GO, it was only a matter of time until companies started releasing copycats in an attempt to cash in on the phenomenon. We’ve already seen strange Pokemon...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is R?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is R?

As each year passes in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, fans get closer to learning the truth behind its many ongoing mysteries, like the fate of the player character’s brother Jacob and the identit...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery What's Coming in Year 4

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery What's Coming in Year 4

Update 5/29: This article was updated to fix errors. At the time of this writing, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery from Jam City lets players play up to Year 3 Chapter 11. There will be at least one mo...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Complete List of Alolan Forms Leaks

Pokemon GO Complete List of Alolan Forms Leaks

Earlier this week, Pokemon GO developer Niantic surprised many by announcing that Alolan forms of Pokemon would soon be added to the game. The company teased some of these Alolan forms with a promo...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO fans were already looking forward to May 19, as today is Charmander Community Day. However, Niantic has made today’s festivities even more exciting by bringing the legendary Pokemon Ho-O...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Has a Gold Limit

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Has a Gold Limit

Since being released last month, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has found itself the subject of several negative headlines. At first, reviews of the game slammed it for being so heavy on microtran...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adventure Week Has New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adventure Week Has New Shiny Pokemon

Adventure Week for Pokemon GO started earlier today and brought with it a variety of things for players to look forward to, like Rock-type Pokemon appearing more frequently and earning more XP from...

By A.J. Plautz on 04 June 2018
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Dev Admits Shortcomings

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Dev Admits Shortcomings

Since PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds left early access on PC in December 2017, developer PUBG Corp. has made an effort to roll out substantial updates to the game. This includes the upcoming island...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Deals Huge Blow to Cheaters

Pokemon GO Deals Huge Blow to Cheaters

Pokemon fans have had a whirlwind of a week so far. Between the Pokemon Let’s Go announcement for Switch and the unveiling of the Poke Ball Plus peripheral, there’s already plenty to discuss and lo...

By Jacob Bukacek on 04 June 2018
Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Earlier this week, a video went viral of 22 year old Malian migrant Mamoudou Gassama saving a young child who was dangling from a balcony in Paris, France. Gassama has been dubbed “Spider-Man” for...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Typically, Pokemon GO reveals the upcoming featured Pokemon for its Community Day a couple of days after the previous Community Day. Following Charmander’s Community day, rumor and speculation have...

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery to Add Dating in Year 4?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery to Add Dating in Year 4?

While Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has faced a great deal of criticism since launch, at least developer Jam City has supported it with regular updates. These updates have mostly added new story c...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Why is Fang A Puppy?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Why is Fang A Puppy?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is set about a decade before Harry Potter begins his adventures at Hogwarts, and it gives players a chance to see what some characters were up to before the start of...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Glitch Hides Shiny Pokemon From Players

Pokemon GO Glitch Hides Shiny Pokemon From Players

Pokemon GO’s latest event, Adventure Week, is in full swing, with the mobile augmented reality game seeing an increase of Rock-type Pokemon spawns. From Omanytes to Lileeps, this event is an excell...

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Beat Ice Knight

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Beat Ice Knight

It’s true that most of the Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery experience boils down to tapping on energy meters, but there’s also some combat in the game as well. Dueling is a fairly major part of Harr...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
New Pokemon GO Raid Boss is Giving Players Trouble

New Pokemon GO Raid Boss is Giving Players Trouble

Pokemon GO‘s Adventure Week event is well underway, giving players the chance to catch a variety of rare rock-type Pokemon. New raid bosses have also been added to the game as part of the Adventure...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Forbidden Forest

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Forbidden Forest

Jam City has quietly released yet another update for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, and this one seems to be laying the groundwork for the mobile game’s future. After downloading the latest update...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO‘s May Community Day is quickly approaching this weekend, with Niantic having already confirmed the event to be themed around Charmander and with it also including a Stardust bonus. Now,...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Friend Encounters

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Friend Encounters

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players are still waiting for Year 4 to be added to the game, but in the meantime, Jam City has released an update that adds a new feature. After downloading the new...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon fans have eagerly been awaiting an announcement for the next Pokemon games on Switch, which were recently confirmed to be Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. While that news is suf...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 June 2018
Pokemon GO Field Research Adding Articuno Soon

Pokemon GO Field Research Adding Articuno Soon

As expected, Pokemon GO will soon be rotating current Field Research breakthrough reward Zapdos out for the ice/flying-type legendary Pokemon Articuno. Beginning June 1 at 1:00pm Pacific, players w...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
Pokemon GO-Like Jurassic World Alive is Out Now

Pokemon GO-Like Jurassic World Alive is Out Now

Jurassic World Alive, a Pokemon GO-inspired game based on Jurassic World, has been available in select markets for a few months. However, the game is now available most everywhere, with both iOS an...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
PUBG Mobile 'Hack' Gives Players a Working Trigger

PUBG Mobile 'Hack' Gives Players a Working Trigger

With updates arriving a lot faster, it’s little surprise that PlayerUnknown’s Battleground continues to be a dominant force in the gaming industry, even inspiring some big name titles like Call of...

By Derek Nichols on 03 June 2018
Fortnite Warns of Free V-Bucks Scams

Fortnite Warns of Free V-Bucks Scams

As Fortnite continues to grow in popularity, scams are becoming more prevalent in all facets of the game. But the most common type of scam seen around Fortnite is the Free V-Bucks claim. Posts, video...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

It’s been a busy night for fans of the Pokemon franchise. Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee were finally announced, along with a brand new game for Switch and mobile devices called Pokemo...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds More Year 3 Content

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds More Year 3 Content

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery fans can’t complete Year 3 yet, but they’re getting closer to the end. Developers Jam City seems to be averaging about one new story chapter per week, with even more...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 May 2018
Fortnite Coming to Android This Summer

Fortnite Coming to Android This Summer

Just a couple of months ago, Epic Games launched Fortnite on iOS, which led to the developer raking in a huge sum of money due to players spending millions of dollars on the first mobile version of...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Review

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Review

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may have an intriguing story, but its gameplay is designed to frustrate and bore players so that they buy its microtransactions.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Nearly two years after its initial launch, and Pokemon GO finally added the mythical Pokemon Mew to the game as part of a Special Research quest. This eight-step quest challenged players to complet...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What You Need to Know About Field Research

Pokemon GO: What You Need to Know About Field Research

With the latest addition of Field and Special Research quests to Pokémon GO, fans of the mobile augmented reality game may very well be diving into the multitude of Field Research quests. While eac...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO‘s Field Research feature went live yesterday, giving fans of the mobile game new objectives to complete in exchange for rewards. Many of these objectives, in both the Field Research and...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Fortnite Will Fix Environment Pop-In with Future Patch

Fortnite Will Fix Environment Pop-In with Future Patch

Even though Fortnite‘s Update 3.3 was delayed past its original March 14 release, the update has still proven to have some issues. Since the update went live yesterday, players have been reporting...

By Sydney Olmstead on 20 May 2018
PUBG ‘Considering’ Region Locking After All

PUBG ‘Considering’ Region Locking After All

Not too long ago, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds creator Brendan Greene stated that “region locking just doesn’t work” when it comes to being a useful solution for curbing the rise of cheaters from...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 May 2018
PUBG Mobile: This Might Be Why You Won

PUBG Mobile: This Might Be Why You Won

To the surprise of many, PUBG Mobile was launched for iOS and Android mobile devices in western territories the other day. As gamers downloaded the mobile version of the popular battle royale game,...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO Secretly Buffed Raid Rewards

Pokemon GO Secretly Buffed Raid Rewards

It seems that popular mobile game Pokemon GO has been making a few secretive changes behind the scenes, something fans appear to be strongly in favor of this time around. According to posts on dedi...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO Opens Raid Battles to Almost All Players

Pokemon GO Opens Raid Battles to Almost All Players

Last week, Niantic released one of the most substantial updates for Pokemon GO to date, making significant changes to gyms and adding co-op raid battles. Niantic at first only allowed the highest l...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Conquer Gyms in 12 Minutes

Pokemon GO: How to Conquer Gyms in 12 Minutes

It’s been four months since Niantic rolled out the Pokemon GO Gym update and yet fans are still coming up with new strategies to make the most of the gameplay feature. The latest strategy that play...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 May 2018
PUBG Mobile Gets Miramar Desert Map Before Xbox One

PUBG Mobile Gets Miramar Desert Map Before Xbox One

PUBG Mobile has seen consistent support from Tencent since its global launch, and its latest update is one of its biggest yet. As announced by Tencent, the latest update for PUBG Mobile introduces...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Telltale's Batman: The Enemy Within Announced

Telltale's Batman: The Enemy Within Announced

Telltale has made it official, Batman: The Enemy Within is officially planned to launch later this year. While the second season of Telltale’s take on Batman unfortunately had its surprise ruined d...

By Rory Young on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO Players Catch Legendary in Memory of Friend

Pokemon GO Players Catch Legendary in Memory of Friend

Since the game launched in the summer of 2016, Pokemon GO has shown an ability to bring people together. Unlike most other video games, Pokemon GO encourages people to get out into their community,...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Reveals Who Named Fang

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Reveals Who Named Fang

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may break established Harry Potter canon in some ways, but since it’s made under the Portkey Games banner, it’s apparently still telling a canonical story of Hogwarts...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Response to the Nintendo Switch Online App is Not Good

Response to the Nintendo Switch Online App is Not Good

Nintendo has launched the smartphone app that will allow Switch owners to engage in matchmaking and chat with each other while playing online. The console’s online system caused some controversy wh...

By Brad Jones on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO EX Raid Passes Going Out

Pokemon GO EX Raid Passes Going Out

While most legendary raids in Pokemon GO simply require regular raid passes, Mewtwo raids need special EX Raid Passes that are sent to players by Niantic. Yesterday evening, Pokemon GO players all...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 3

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 3

As of its latest update, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery lets players progress farther in Year 3 and explore more of the game world. Along with this added freedom is the chance to collect more free...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
PUBG: This is When You Can Play Miramar on Xbox One

PUBG: This is When You Can Play Miramar on Xbox One

Last December, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on PC received the desert map Miramar, which also signaled the game’s exit from early access. While the Xbox One version will likely stay in early acces...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Charizard's Community Day Move Revealed

Pokemon GO: Charizard's Community Day Move Revealed

This Saturday, Pokemon GO will be hosting its May Community Day, which features the fire-type starter, Charmander. Per usual, this event will increase the spawns of the featured Pokemon, will like...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Hilarious Glitch

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Hilarious Glitch

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has not been available for very long, and like so many other mobile games, there have been teething problems, with players reporting various bugs and glitches. Some o...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds More Free Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds More Free Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery recently received a quiet update that mainly lets Hogwarts students continue Year 3. However, it also adds a new free energy source to the game, meaning players can r...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Unlock Hogsmeade

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Unlock Hogsmeade

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery recently received an update that allows Hogwarts students to continue their education in Year 3, whereas previously they would hit a roadblock and be unable to progre...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 May 2018
Call of Duty Mobile Game Being Made by Candy Crush Dev

Call of Duty Mobile Game Being Made by Candy Crush Dev

Later this year, Activision will release Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, a brand new entry in the main series of the game that will include multiplayer and Zombies gameplay, two staples of the series. B...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 May 2018
Pokemon GO Brings Back Lugia for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO Brings Back Lugia for Legendary Raids

Earlier today, Niantic brought the fighting-type event in Pokemon GO to a close, meaning that players can expect to see a more typical pool of Pokemon out in the wild. Not only did Niantic end the...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 May 2018
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Fans Find Golden Chests

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Fans Find Golden Chests

Not too long ago, Bluehole Studio opened a round of testing on PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds‘ new island map known as Sanhok, with PC fans who own the battle royale title having been given a chance...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

It’s been nearly a year since Pokemon GO increased the item storage limit from 1,000 to 1,500, but trainers can finally upgrade their bags again. As announced by Niantic, players can now upgrade th...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Limited-Time Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds New Limited-Time Legendary Pokemon

When it was discovered that the regular and shiny Kyogre assets were added to Pokemon GO, gamers around the world knew that the legendary water-type would release soon. However, it seems unlikely t...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

When Niantic announced the Pokemon GO EX Raid system, it was pitched as a way of rewarding committed players for their time spent in the game. By being invite-only, it meant that only those who pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Regional Exclusives Move Locations

Pokemon GO Regional Exclusives Move Locations

When Niantic introduced more Gen 3 Pokemon to Pokemon GO, fans were delighted that two of their favorite characters would be added to the game. Seviper and Zangoose, two iconic feuding Pokemon, wou...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 May 2018
Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

The past few months have brought plenty of reports about people playing Pokemon GO when they shouldn’t be. Over the weekend an actor played the game at the Golden Globes, while in Canada a man was...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adding Romance Options

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adding Romance Options

At the time of this writing, the recently released Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery only lets players play through the first couple years at Hogwarts, and then a small portion of Year 3. The main cha...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Gems Glitch

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Gems Glitch

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has had a number of problems since launch, but this latest one may be one of the most frustrating. Some of the game’s players have reported instances where the game...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 May 2018
Fortnite Android Beta Scams Are Fooling Players

Fortnite Android Beta Scams Are Fooling Players

Back in March, Epic Games confirmed that Fortnite Battle Royale would be coming to mobile devices. The mobile version of the game would first be made available on iOS devices, the developer confirm...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Has Major Plot Hole

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Has Major Plot Hole

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has been criticized not only for its heavy use of microtransactions, but also for contradicting established Harry Potter canon. However, there are even more problems...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2018
PUBG’s New Island Map Officially Named

PUBG’s New Island Map Officially Named

Last month, the development team behind PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds gave PC fans of the popular battle royale game a chance to try out its forthcoming island map by way of a testing period that o...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 2

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 2

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players, assuming they didn’t splurge on any microtransactions and have consistently played since launch, should now be getting through Year 2 of their Hogwarts educa...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2018
Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Niantic is notoriously secretive about its future plans for Pokemon GO, often leaving it to fans to discover when changes are being made through efforts like datamining. However, a fan that goes by...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adding Pets

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adding Pets

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has been out for about a week, and some players have already managed to play through what it has to offer (the first two years at Hogwarts and a portion of Year Three...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransaction Deal

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransaction Deal

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has been available on Android and iOS devices for a short time now. While players are mostly enjoying their time in the free to play game, earning House Points and le...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Get More Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Get More Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is notorious for its use of “energy” – the resource that governs almost every action players can take in the game. However, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players onl...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 May 2018
PUBG Suspends Personal Item Trading

PUBG Suspends Personal Item Trading

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is putting a temporary stop to personal item trading, citing instances of players selling items via third party sites. The market trade function will remain active dur...

By Jordan Gerblick on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery – Control Wand Selection

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery – Control Wand Selection

Despite having a frustrating microtransaction system, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery seems to have found a core audience, thanks to nostalgia and a love of the iconic witching and wizarding world....

By Denny Connolly on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Has Even More Plot Holes

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Has Even More Plot Holes

As Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery fans continue to make their way through the game, a number of issues with it have become apparent. Beyond its heavy use of microtransactions, the game is also bein...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - What is the Level Cap?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - What is the Level Cap?

One of the most frustrating things about Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is running out of energy in the middle of a lesson or story quest. Energy governs almost every major action players can take...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Illinois Park Asks for Removal of Pokestops

Pokemon GO: Illinois Park Asks for Removal of Pokestops

Many Pokemon GO players could be expecting the augmented reality game to add more Pokestops and gyms, but this may not be the case for residents of the Arlington Heights Park District in Illinois....

By Joshua Duckworth on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Win House Cup

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Win House Cup

The main goal in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is to complete all the story quests, but there are other objectives to go for as well. For example, players are also encouraged to earn enough house...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 May 2018
Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo has had mixed success in the mobile gaming space so far. It has released several games based on its existing properties including social game Miitomo; tactical, gacha-style game Fire Emble...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Level Up Friends

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Level Up Friends

Just like the book series and films, a large part of Portkey’s star-studded mobile RPG Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is about making friends and maintaining those relationships. Throughout the cou...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 May 2018
World of Demons Trailer Shows Okami-Like Art Style

World of Demons Trailer Shows Okami-Like Art Style

PlatinumGames, the Japanese studio responsible for the Bayonetta series, and which partnered with Square Enix to develop Nier: Automata, has revealed its next game – World of Demons. The announceme...

By Matt Morgans on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is Barnaby Lee?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is Barnaby Lee?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may be getting quite a bit of criticism for its excessive microtransactions, but the game has also managed to become somewhat popular thanks to the large and passiona...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 May 2018
Pokemon GO Could Be Adding More PokeStops and Gyms

Pokemon GO Could Be Adding More PokeStops and Gyms

Pokemon GO has a lot to offer to players these days, with a recently updated Field Research System, as well as another Pokemon GO Community Day in May. Recently Niantic has announced that it is pla...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 30 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO‘s Mareep Community Day will take place today from 11am to 3pm PST. However, fans can prepare themselves for the festivities by purchasing the Community Day Box that is on sale now. The...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 April 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Get House Points

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Get House Points

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is out now, and it tasks players with being a student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. One of the main goals in the game is to earn house points and win...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 April 2018
Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO players who have been earning stamps as part of the new Field Research system may be disappointed that Moltres has been the breakthrough reward every time since the feature launched. How...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 April 2018
Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Despite some complaints concerning the Mareep Community Day, the event remains as popular as ever, with several Pokemon GO players anxious for May’s upcoming event. Typically, the next Community Da...

By Joshua Duckworth on 29 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Charmander Community Day Date Revealed?

Pokemon GO: Charmander Community Day Date Revealed?

Following the success of April’s Community Day for Pokemon GO, which allowed players to capture shiny Mareep as well as evolve a special Ampharos with the Dragon Pulse ability, fans of the game are...

By James Lynch on 29 April 2018
PUBG Adding Armored Vehicle for Upcoming Event Mode

PUBG Adding Armored Vehicle for Upcoming Event Mode

A couple days ago, the PC-exclusive War mode that pitted three 10-man squads against each other in PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds came to an end. Understandably, fans of the multiplayer online battl...

By Joshua Duckworth on 29 April 2018
5 PUBG Mobile Features That Should Be in the Main Game

5 PUBG Mobile Features That Should Be in the Main Game

Not long after its main competitor Fortnite came to iOS devices, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds released a mobile version as well. Available to both iOS and Android users and requiring no special in...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 April 2018
PUBG Moving Level 3 Helmet to Care Packages Only

PUBG Moving Level 3 Helmet to Care Packages Only

PC players of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds have a lot to be happy about, such as the forthcoming update that’ll allow players to choose the map they want to play on. But, that doesn’t mean there’s...

By Joshua Duckworth on 24 April 2018
PUBG Xbox One Update Fixes Serious Vehicle Bug

PUBG Xbox One Update Fixes Serious Vehicle Bug

The Xbox One version of the popular battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has certainly been on the rise over the past few weeks. Not only is it improving content-wise with the impend...

By Jacob Bukacek on 17 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Get An Excellent Curveball

Pokemon GO: How to Get An Excellent Curveball

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest, A Mythical Discovery, challenges players to complete some tough objectives in order to earn the right to catch the game’s first Mythical Pokemon, Mew. One of th...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Assuming they’ve have been getting at least one stamp per day, April 12 marks the second time Pokemon GO players can complete a Field Research breakthrough. Last week’s Field Research breakthrough...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 April 2018
Pokemon GO Creator Talks Future of AR Gaming on Mobile

Pokemon GO Creator Talks Future of AR Gaming on Mobile

At the GamesBeat Summit on Monday, Niantic CEO John Hanke talked about his ambitions for augmented reality gaming during a session focused on how science fiction inspires today’s communications and...

By Sydney Olmstead on 16 April 2018
Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO will soon be activating one of its biggest new features since launch. The new quest system, where players will complete research objectives for Professor Willow, will go live at some poi...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
Pokemon GO Will Offer Shiny Mew Version

Pokemon GO Will Offer Shiny Mew Version

With Pokemon GO’s new field research feature poised to launch tomorrow, excitement is once again in the air for the popular pocket monster-hunting AR game. Much has already been officially revealed...

By Jacob Bukacek on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Evolve Magikarp Fast

Pokemon GO: How to Evolve Magikarp Fast

Pokemon GO‘s latest update finally gives trainers the chance to catch the mythical Pokemon Mew, but doing so is no easy task. In fact, players are expected to complete a number of time-consuming ch...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO Earth Day Event Wants to Clean Up the Planet

Pokemon GO Earth Day Event Wants to Clean Up the Planet

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has been having fun with the game’s updates lately. To celebrate April Fools’ Day, the developer gave Pokemon GO an 8-bit graphics makeover, for example, and the develo...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO Images Show Mew in the Wild

Pokemon GO Images Show Mew in the Wild

Not too long ago, the development team at Niantic officially announced the Mew “Field Research” quest’s release date in the popular mobile augmented reality game, Pokemon GO, with fans around the g...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO‘s Mew quest is live now, but it features some rather significant challenges for fans of the game. One of the biggest obstacles to players completing the Special Research quest and catchi...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Lawsuit Settled for Over $1.5 Million

Pokemon GO Fest Lawsuit Settled for Over $1.5 Million

In July of 2017, Niantic organized a festival in Chicago’s Grant Park celebrating its game, Pokemon GO. The festival had promised players that they would be able to meet fellow Pokemon Trainers and...

By Kylie Pasetchnik on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to catch Mew, A Mythical Discovery, features some rather demanding challenges. One of the most time-consuming objectives in the quest is to evolve a Magikarp int...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
WWE Champion AJ Styles Reveals His Favorite Game

WWE Champion AJ Styles Reveals His Favorite Game

WWE Champion AJ Styles will be defending his title at WrestleMania 34 on Sunday, April 8 in New Orleans, Louisiana against Royal Rumble winner Shinsuke Nakamura in what is sure to be one of the bes...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Now that the Field Research quests are in Pokemon GO, players are being challenged to play the game more skillfully, especially when it comes to getting Great and Excellent throws. There are multip...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Yesterday, Niantic and Pokemon GO revealed the exclusive move for Mareep’s upcoming Community Day. For those trainers who manage to evolve Flaaffy into an Ampharos, the Electric-type Pokemon will l...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans are excited for the mobile augmented reality game’s Eggstravaganza event, which officially made its return today, and offers players the chance to hatch rare Pocket...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

While many Pokemon GO players may be attempting to battle and catch the latest additions to the mobile augmented reality game’s Raid Boss roster, Latios and Latias, one player has slightly diverged...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
PUBG Adding New Weapon Skins System

PUBG Adding New Weapon Skins System

The developer Bluehole Studio and its parent company PUBG Corp. recently revealed to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds fans that it is “considering” region locking servers in the popular Battle Royale...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Having Special Generation 1 Event This Month

Pokemon GO Having Special Generation 1 Event This Month

Pokemon GO already has a couple of events coming up, including the Mareep Community Day on April 15 and another based on Earth Day. However, it appears as though yet another special event will be h...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to discover and catch Mew is quite the challenge, requiring players to complete difficult tasks like catching a Ditto and evolving Magikarp into Gyarados. Anothe...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Egg Event Adds New Pokemon to Hatch

Pokemon GO Egg Event Adds New Pokemon to Hatch

Last month, it felt as if Pokémon GO players were practically barraged by event after event, and this month has been no different. No one is complaining, though, as events are vital to the life of...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Details About Research

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Details About Research

The launch of Pokemon GO’s new research feature may only be days away at this point, but that hasn’t kept some determined fans from finding out everything they possibly can about the AR game’s next...

By Jacob Bukacek on 12 April 2018
PUBG Creator Says 'Region Locking Just Doesn't Work'

PUBG Creator Says 'Region Locking Just Doesn't Work'

Considering the fact that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Steam sales have made it the third-highest grossing game on Valve’s digital distribution platform, it’s safe to say that the battle royale ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Just recently, the game developers at Niantic decided to give Pokemon GO trainers some fresh assets to enjoy in the form of new Gen 3 creatures to catch, which were added to the popular mobile augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO‘s Field and Special Research quests are now available, meaning that trainers finally have the opportunity to catch the mythical Pokemon Mew in the game. However, catching Mew is easier s...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Along with the introduction of more shiny Pokemon, the latest Pokemon GO update has also, for the first time, added classic 8-bit graphics to the game, apparently as part of an April Fools’ Day jok...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 03 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Now that the majority of third generation Pokemon are available to catch in Pokemon GO, some fans are already looking to the future of the popular mobile game. The next logical step for Niantic is...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO‘s next Community Day is happening soon, and the developer Niantic has decided to make the upcoming event for the popular mobile augmented reality game themed around the Dragon-Type known...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Next weekend, Pokemon GO’s third Community Day event is set to feature Bulbasaur for a few hours on March 25. During this event, Bulbasaur will have an increased spawn rate, and moreover, if player...

By Joshua Duckworth on 22 March 2018
Pokemon GO Helped Player Lose 85 Pounds

Pokemon GO Helped Player Lose 85 Pounds

Since its release, Pokemon GO has been responsible for getting gamers, both casual and hardcore, outside and active in the real world. A game that relies on actual walking to participate, trying to...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 March 2018
Which Pokemon are the Best of Each Type in Pokemon GO

Which Pokemon are the Best of Each Type in Pokemon GO

A very devoted Pokemon GO fan has spared players the effort of trying to figure out which Pokemon are the best in Pokemon GO by making a spreadsheet of all the stats of all the Pokemon in the game....

By Janine Engelbrecht on 21 March 2018
Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne Release Date

Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne Release Date

Blizzard has announced that the upcoming Hearthstone expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, will release August 10. This time around Hearthstone players will be venturing into the frozen north to...

By Curt Hutson on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

This week should be an exciting one for Pokemon GO fans. Not only do they have the Dratini Community Day to look forward to, but they will also have additional chances to catch legendary Pokemon li...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
ARK Survival Evolved Coming to Mobile as Free-to-Play

ARK Survival Evolved Coming to Mobile as Free-to-Play

Ark Survival Evolved developer Studio Wildcard announces plans for a mobile version of the popular survival title, which will be free-to-play on iOS and Android.

By Sydney Olmstead on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Refund System is Anti-Consumer Says KSA

Pokemon GO Refund System is Anti-Consumer Says KSA

The Korea Consumer Agency, a South Korean regulatory body, has reportedly called the Pokemon GO refund system anti-consumer. Although it’s not yet in the game, the refund system would allow Pokemon...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: These are the Best Pokemon to Defend Gyms

Pokemon GO: These are the Best Pokemon to Defend Gyms

An avid Pokemon GO fan has tracked the Pokemon that players are using to defend across 100 gyms, attempting to capture a current meta snapshot. The results should point toward which Pokemon are mos...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Easily Beat Any Raid Boss

Pokemon GO: How to Easily Beat Any Raid Boss

With the latest major update for Pokemon GO, Niantic has added co-op raid battles to the game, giving players more opportunities to utilize their Pokemon’s combat skills. For the most part, these r...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Grants Extra Premier Ball to Combat Glitch

Pokemon GO Grants Extra Premier Ball to Combat Glitch

Although Pokemon GO continues to be a mobile juggernaut, the game has been on the hot seat as of late thanks to what appears to be an uptick in glitches and in-game issues. The game is currently in...

By Derek Nichols on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Anniversary Event Includes Ash Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO Anniversary Event Includes Ash Hat Pikachu

This month celebrates the one-year anniversary of Pokemon GO, which took the mobile gaming market (and by extension the world) by storm in the summer of 2016. Developer Niantic has not forgotten th...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Details Next Community Day

Pokemon GO Details Next Community Day

While it was previously known that the upcoming Pokémon GO community day would focus on Dratini and the special move Draco Meteor, exact details have been sparse. With the possibility of obtaining...

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Attendees Sue Niantic

Pokemon GO Fest Attendees Sue Niantic

It’s no secret that Pokemon GO Fest was something of a disaster. Although the event was supposed to be a celebration of Pokemon GO’s first birthday and a chance to collect rare Pokemon with communi...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Community Not Happy With This Month's Events

Pokemon GO Community Not Happy With This Month's Events

This week, Pokemon GO developer Niantic announced events for Korea and Japan that are sure to boost player count and activity in the region. However, the rest of the Pokemon GO community is not ple...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Live Event Will Unlock Mystery Challenge

Pokemon GO Live Event Will Unlock Mystery Challenge

On Saturday, July 22nd, Pokemon GO players will participate in special events at Grant Park in Chicago and elsewhere around the world to unlock special bonuses as part of Pokemon GO Fest. Now Niant...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Starts Year of the Dog Event

Pokemon GO Starts Year of the Dog Event

It is rather unfortunate for those Pokemon GO players experiencing login issues that the game has officially begun yet another event. In honor of the Lunar New Year, Niantic has launched an event t...

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Players Can Catch Multiple Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Players Can Catch Multiple Legendary Pokemon

After months of teasing and anticipation from fans, legendary Pokemon have finally been added to Pokemon GO. The prospect of catching a Lugia or a Zapdos in the wild is an exciting one for the larg...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Update Fixes Small Game Bugs

Pokemon GO Update Fixes Small Game Bugs

Following its highest grossing day ever, Pokemon GO‘s developers at Niantic continued to work diligently to track down and eliminate as many problems as possible with the next patch for the popular...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Update Fixes a Few Bugs

Pokemon GO Update Fixes a Few Bugs

Since its initial launch last year, Pokemon GO has always been a work in progress for Niantic. Pokemon GO has received a regular string of updates that have done everything from fixing performance...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Ghostbusters World is Pokemon GO, With Ghost Catching

Ghostbusters World is Pokemon GO, With Ghost Catching

Niantic’s hit mobile game Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm. In the 18 or so months that it has been available, Pokemon GO has made over $1 billion and it has also renewed the interest in AR...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Stadium Event Announced for Next Month

Pokemon GO Stadium Event Announced for Next Month

Following this month’s Pokemon GO Fest event in Chicago, Illinois that will unlock a mystery challenge for players in attendance, Niantic is set to continue providing live gatherings for fans of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO EX Raid Invite System is Broken

Pokemon GO EX Raid Invite System is Broken

Although the Pokemon GO EX Raid invite system is supposed to be exclusive, players are finding it is even more selective than intended. Due to a presumed bug with the invite system, Pokemon GO is o...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Details Leak via App Store?

Pokemon GO Legendary Details Leak via App Store?

For months, Pokemon GO players have been desperate for more news on when the hit mobile game will finally introduce legendary Pokemon. Fans are incredibly eager to get their virtual mitts on the ha...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Beat Moltres with Smaller Raid Groups

Pokemon GO: How to Beat Moltres with Smaller Raid Groups

It’s been a little over a week since Legendary Pokemon were added to the popular mobile game, Pokemon GO. While fans have already had ample opportunity to catch new Legendary Pokemon like Articuno...

By Derek Nichols on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Players Unable To Login

Pokemon GO Players Unable To Login

Pokemon GO players looking to celebrate with the game’s current double Stardust Equinox event were met with an unwanted surprise early this morning. According to Pokemon GO‘s official Twitter, the...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Sableye Confirmed

Pokemon GO: Shiny Sableye Confirmed

Pokemon GO officially introduced Gen 3 Pokemon this week as part of its Halloween event. Just a few spooky, Ghost-type Pokemon from the Hoenn region have been added to the game, but developer Niant...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Zapdos Raid Beat With Only 3 Players

Pokemon GO: Zapdos Raid Beat With Only 3 Players

When attempting a Pokemon GO legendary raid, the more players taking on the raid, the better. But some brave fans have chosen to disregard the advice and have decided instead to challenge a legenda...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Raid Boss List Updated

Pokemon GO Raid Boss List Updated

Dedicated Pokemon GO players that participate in raids have been noticing some new creatures lately. As it turns out, Niantic has added some new Pokemon to raids in Pokemon GO, which range from wel...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Raid Boss for Fans

Pokemon GO Adds Special Raid Boss for Fans

It has a busy day for raids in Pokémon GO, with the top tier gym battles adding a slew of legendary Pokemon to the mix. To kick off Legendary Week, Niantic is adding Kyogre and Groudon back to the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 March 2018
Walking Dead: New Frontier, Ep. 3 Release Date, Trailer

Walking Dead: New Frontier, Ep. 3 Release Date, Trailer

The third episode of Telltale Game’s The Walking Dead: A New Frontier has been teased in a brand new trailer, which also reveals the forthcoming episode’s release date as March 28. Episode 3 for th...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Gym Battle Leads to Real Life Threat

Pokemon GO Gym Battle Leads to Real Life Threat

While Pokemon GO may not be as popular as it was back in the summer of 2016, there are still many people that are passionate about the game. However, some people are a little too passionate about P...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Lugia Returns Tomorrow

Pokemon GO Legendary Lugia Returns Tomorrow

One of the most recent updates for the popular augmented reality game Pokemon GO brought about small changes such as minor bug fixes and improvements to the title’s GO Plus device to assuage some o...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 March 2018
Fortnite Battle Royale Announced for Mobile

Fortnite Battle Royale Announced for Mobile

With Fortnite having recently surpassed its competitor PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds to become Twitch’s most streamed and watched game, there’s no doubt that the multiplayer sandbox survival title...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 March 2018
Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

The next community day for Pokemon GO will take place on March 25 and it has been announced which Pokemon will be featured for the event. That Pokemon is none other than the Gen 1 Grass-type starte...

By A.J. Plautz on 07 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon Day is just around the corner, and Niantic isn’t leaving Pokemon GO fans out of the celebrations. Pokemon GO trainers can now purchase trainer avatar items based upon the original costumes...

By Sarah Fields on 07 March 2018
Harry Potter RPG Releases New Trailer

Harry Potter RPG Releases New Trailer

With an announcement trailer being released just over a month ago, a new gameplay trailer has now been released online for developer Jam City’s upcoming role-playing game, Harry Potter: Hogwarts My...

By Matt Morgans on 07 March 2018
PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

Although Pokemon GO‘s Community Day event centered around the Dragon-Type known as Dratini has now come and gone, it doesn’t mean that Niantic doesn’t have any additional plans to give fans incenti...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2018
Pokemon GO Removes Quest Data from Files

Pokemon GO Removes Quest Data from Files

In a prior update for Pokemon GO dataminers discovered files that suggested that developer Niantic would soon introduce quests to the game, requiring players complete different tasks (e.g hatching...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 February 2018
Blizzard Has No Plans for Hearthstone on the Switch

Blizzard Has No Plans for Hearthstone on the Switch

Dean Ayala, a game designer for Hearthstone, stated in an interview that Blizzard is not working on a Switch port for the popular digital trading card game. In an interview with PowerUp! Gaming, whic...

By A.J. Plautz on 17 February 2018
Pokemon GO: All New Gen 3 Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All New Gen 3 Pokemon Coming to the Game

Just recently, the game developer Niantic officially announced its decision to add another wave of new Gen 3 creatures to the popular mobile augmented reality game, Pokemon GO, with most of the Poc...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 February 2018
Pokemon GO Removes Two Pokemon as Regional Exclusives

Pokemon GO Removes Two Pokemon as Regional Exclusives

Yesterday, Niantic added a lot of Pokemon to the highly-popular mobile augmented reality game Pokemon GO, and the list is rather impressive. Besides new Pokemon, Niantic made some other changes to...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO players have a lot to celebrate today, because developer Niantic has announced that several new Gen 3 Pokemon (Dragon and Flying-types) are being added to the game. The update doesn’t ju...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Has New Regional Exclusives

Pokemon GO Has New Regional Exclusives

Today has been a good day for Pokémon GO fans, as Niantic has added an extensive list of gen 3 Pokémon to the game. Some of these Pokémon, however, are not as simple to find as others. While the li...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon

When it was revealed that Niantic was adding more dragon- and flying-type pocket monsters to Pokémon GO, many players may have been excited about Salamence and Rayquaza. Another dragon/flying type...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Eight New Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO Adds Eight New Raid Bosses

Yesterday was a big day for Pokemon GO fans, as a slew of new third generation Pokemon were added to the popular mobile game. Not only were new Pokemon added, but Niantic has also introduced eight...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adding More Unown Forms?

Pokemon GO Adding More Unown Forms?

It has been a busy week for Pokemon GO, as it has recently added Battle Girl, Jogger, and Fisherman outfits to the game. Moreover, dataminers have been hard at work and have revealed a lot about th...

By Joshua Duckworth on 11 February 2018
Pokemon GO Makes Controversial Change to EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO Makes Controversial Change to EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO players have long expressed concerned about the game’s EX Raid battle system and the seemingly random way in which EX Raid invites are sent out. The frustration is significant enough tha...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 February 2018
Pokemon GO EX Raid Invites Affected by a Bug

Pokemon GO EX Raid Invites Affected by a Bug

Pokemon GO players were outraged this week when developer Niantic released changes to the EX Raid battle invite system. Players were being invited to EX Raids taking place at either Gyms that they...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 February 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic released a fresh trailer for Pokemon GO mimicking the tone and style of the BBC’s Planet Earth documentary series, with the video potentially teasing that Ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Three New Character Outfits

Pokemon GO Adds Three New Character Outfits

New avatar items have been added to Pokemon GO that allow players to dress up as classic Pokemon trainers. Anyone who has played the main Pokemon series knows that being challenged by random trainers...

By Curt Hutson on 05 February 2018
Sephiroth Joins Mobius Final Fantasy in New Trailer

Sephiroth Joins Mobius Final Fantasy in New Trailer

While it looks as if Square Enix’s long-running RPG series already has a new game on the horizon, existing titles such as Mobius Final Fantasy continue to receive fresh content and updates to keep...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2018
Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO has experienced its share of problems that have made it unplayable in the past, but some gamers in the U.S. could potentially experience GPS outages that prevent playing the game normall...

By Sarah Fields on 01 February 2018
Minecraft Adds Stranger Things Skin Pack

Minecraft Adds Stranger Things Skin Pack

Minecraft has always been a property with plenty of tie-ins, but Mojang has now quite literally dialed things up to eleven. The company has just announced that an official Stranger Things skin pack...

By John Jacques on 28 January 2018
New Shiny Pokemon Added to Pokemon GO

New Shiny Pokemon Added to Pokemon GO

With a new horde of Pokemon joining the roster of Pokemon GO today, it was only a matter of time before players uncovered some secrets. Players have now discovered a shiny variant of Aron that can...

By Sarah Fields on 26 January 2018
Pokemon GO Makes Big Improvement to Weather System

Pokemon GO Makes Big Improvement to Weather System

Following the implementation of the real-world weather feature in the popular mobile augmented reality title Pokemon GO, Niantic faced a plethora of complaints from fans after they received extreme...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 January 2018
New Pokemon GO Region Exclusive Found

New Pokemon GO Region Exclusive Found

Earlier this month, Pokemon GO developer Niantic added several new Gen 3 Ice and Water-type Pokemon to the game. While players were initially delighted with this, many are now disheartened to learn...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 January 2018
Pokemon GO to Release in China

Pokemon GO to Release in China

Pokemon GO has over 500 million players and is available in most countries around the world. But the popular mobile game has been banned in China up until now. In a new interview, John Hanke, the CEO...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2018
Pokemon GO Offering Huge Rewards to Inactive Players

Pokemon GO Offering Huge Rewards to Inactive Players

The number of active Pokemon GO players has dipped dramatically since the game launched and over time it has struggled to keep people coming back. Limited time events (such as the forthcoming holiday...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 December 2017
Pokemon GO Bug Makes Organizing Pokemon Difficult

Pokemon GO Bug Makes Organizing Pokemon Difficult

With the ongoing holiday event, Pokémon GO players may not be excited to hear about the newest bug. Now, after transferring, renaming, appraising, or evolving a Pokémon, the player is returned to t...

By Joshua Duckworth on 31 December 2017
Pokemon GO Player's Car Stolen Trying to Catch Geodude

Pokemon GO Player's Car Stolen Trying to Catch Geodude

Pokemon GO players have made headlines for playing the game while driving recently, with one Pokemon GO-playing driver receiving a fine from the police. But this latest story about a Pokemon GO pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 December 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

After much anticipation, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has finally revealed the mobile augmented reality title’s holiday event for 2017, which not only brings back Santa Hat Pikachu for a limited ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 December 2017
PoGO Holiday Event Details Leak on Google Play

PoGO Holiday Event Details Leak on Google Play

It wasn’t too long ago that a recent Pokemon GO datamine of version 0.87.5 indicated that new gift boxes would be added for the popular mobile augmented reality title’s inevitable holiday event. No...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 December 2017
New Devil May Cry Game Announced

New Devil May Cry Game Announced

Devil May Cry 5 has been rumored to be in development for years, but so far nothing has been announced. Rumors of the game’s existence have heated up in the past month, but both The Game Awards and...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 December 2017
PoGO Adding New Way to Catch Pokemon with AR Plus

PoGO Adding New Way to Catch Pokemon with AR Plus

Without a doubt, there are surely still plenty of Pokemon GO fans attempting to defeat and catch Groudon in the title’s Legendary Battle Raids, while at the same time trying to nab every creature i...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 December 2017
PoGO Developing Way to Let Players Add More PokeStops?

PoGO Developing Way to Let Players Add More PokeStops?

At the moment, Pokemon GO players are currently able to catch the fresh batch of Gen 3 creatures and explore the augmented mobile reality title’s new weather features thanks to an update that came...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Getting Holiday Event This Month

Pokemon GO Getting Holiday Event This Month

Following the appearance of the generation 3 starters Treecko, Torchic, and Mudkip in an ad from the Apple Watch App Store yesterday, the developer Niantic has now officially shared the news that P...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Increases Storage Space in New Update

Pokemon GO Increases Storage Space in New Update

Not long ago, the developer Niantic announced its plans to bring Gen 3 starters and some other Hoenn region monsters to the popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO. Now, in order to prepa...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon in Update

Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon in Update

After months of anticipation, a slew of third generation Pokemon were finally added to Pokemon GO earlier today. Pokemon GO enthusiasts the world over have been out catching the new Pokemon, and so...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Battle Parties Feature Announced

Pokemon GO Battle Parties Feature Announced

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has already made several big announcements about the game this week as more Gen 3 Pokemon are on the way and the new dynamic weather system is also releasing soon. But...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 December 2017
Pokemon GO Bug Leaves Nearby Radar Blank

Pokemon GO Bug Leaves Nearby Radar Blank

Sadly, Pokémon GO is no stranger to bugs (and not just the Pokémon type). iOS players previously encountered a bug that would require frequent tapping to prevent the game from going to sleep, and n...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 December 2017
You Must Catch This New Pokemon in Pokemon GO

You Must Catch This New Pokemon in Pokemon GO

Pokemon trainers the world over have been busy catching the 50 new Pokemon added to Pokemon GO as of the game’s latest update. However, out of all the new Pokemon added to the game, one is standing...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 December 2017
Why Pokemon GO is Giving You Extreme Weather Warnings

Why Pokemon GO is Giving You Extreme Weather Warnings

The Pokemon GO dynamic weather update is now here, providing players with bonuses and increased Pokemon spawns based on their local weather conditions. But unfortunately not all Pokemon GO players...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 December 2017
Pokemon GO Reveals Photo Contest with Special Prize

Pokemon GO Reveals Photo Contest with Special Prize

Pokemon GO players are well-experienced when it comes to capturing their best moments in the game. From silly AR antics to impressive “squad goals” put together with the help of the Family Photo fe...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Did PokeStops Get Stealth Nerfed?

Pokemon GO: Did PokeStops Get Stealth Nerfed?

While many people stopped playing Pokemon GO last year, there are millions of fans that have remained dedicated to the innovative augmented reality game. These dedicated players spend their days ha...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 December 2017
Adorable Pokemon Playhouse App Ideal for Preschoolers

Adorable Pokemon Playhouse App Ideal for Preschoolers

Pokemon are going to preschool in the Pokemon Company’s latest mobile app, Pokemon Playhouse. Pokemon Playhouse is a free app downloadable on both iOS and Android devices made for kids between the...

By Rory Young on 15 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Release Date Confirmed

Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Release Date Confirmed

Over the past week or so, Pokemon GO fans have  caught on to several teases and hints that Gen 3 Pokemon would be added to the game. Proving that nothing can get past eagle-eyed fans, today, Nianti...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2017
Pokemon GO: How New Weather Feature Works

Pokemon GO: How New Weather Feature Works

Trainers will soon encounter another level of immersion in Pokemon GO with the introduction of a dynamic weather system. This new system is being implemented to encourage players to head outdoors,...

By Curt Hutson on 13 December 2017
Reality Clash Lets You Pre-Order Microtransactions

Reality Clash Lets You Pre-Order Microtransactions

There are many ways to fund video game development. Some ambitious indie developers pay for games out of their own pocket, sometimes taking second mortgages out on their homes to see their vision t...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 December 2017
Pokemon GO Changes In-Game Map Feature

Pokemon GO Changes In-Game Map Feature

Pokémon GO players may have noticed a change in their game’s overworld map. This news is due to developer Niantic switching from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap (OSM.). OSM is an open source, editable m...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 December 2017
Pokemon GO Changes Egg Rarity for Certain Pokemon

Pokemon GO Changes Egg Rarity for Certain Pokemon

Niantic is constantly making changes to its popular augmented reality game Pokemon GO, though it doesn’t always share these changes with players. Over the past month, it seems as though Niantic has...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players Discover Trick to Get EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO Players Discover Trick to Get EX Raid Invite

In order for Pokemon GO fans to catch Mewtwo, one of the rarest and most recognizable legendary Pokemon in the history of the franchise, they have to receive a special EX Raid invite. The only requ...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Pokemon GO Secretly Releases Ho-oh Raid

Pokemon GO Secretly Releases Ho-oh Raid

Pokemon GO has been keeping trainers busy recently with the Global Challenge Event, and it looks like users may have one more thing to look forward to soon. Players in Japan have discovered a Ho-Oh...

By Sarah Fields on 08 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Still No Timetable for Pokemon Trading

Pokemon GO: Still No Timetable for Pokemon Trading

With the release of 50 third generation Pokemon imminent as well as the introduction of a new dynamic weather system, it’s an exciting time to be a Pokemon GO fan. However, some fans are upset that...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 December 2017
Pokemon GO: 3 Ways to Improve Combat

Pokemon GO: 3 Ways to Improve Combat

Pokemon GO remains one of the most popular mobile games on the market, but few would argue that it’s a perfect experience. On the contrary, there are still many ways Niantic could improve Pokemon G...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 December 2017
Chrissy Teigen Criticizes Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Chrissy Teigen Criticizes Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is available now, allowing players to design their own campsites on a smartphone. Fans have been anticipating the release of the mobile game, eager for a chance to make...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 December 2017
AC: Pocket Camp Had a Bigger Launch Than Pokemon GO

AC: Pocket Camp Had a Bigger Launch Than Pokemon GO

Earlier this month Nintendo released Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, which allows players to design their own campsites and make some new friends. After the game suffered multiple delays during devel...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Farfetch'd is Now Available Worldwide

Pokemon GO: Farfetch'd is Now Available Worldwide

When Niantic launched the Global Catch Challenge in Pokemon GO a few days ago, it looked like fans weren’t going to meet their goal of catching 3 billion Pokemon by November 26th. However, the Poke...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Adding New Villagers Soon

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Adding New Villagers Soon

Nintendo’s mobile Animal Crossing game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, has now arrived, letting players design and manage their own campsites. Players are already enjoying what the new game has to o...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players Unlock Silver Tier Rewards

Pokemon GO Players Unlock Silver Tier Rewards

Pokemon GO players have managed to catch over 1.5 billion Pokemon over the last few days, which has seen the community earn the silver tier reward in the ongoing Global Catch Challenge. With the si...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO Lawsuit to Cost County Thousands of Dollars

Pokemon GO Lawsuit to Cost County Thousands of Dollars

Earlier this year, Milwaukee County in Wisconsin created a new ordinance that developers of AR games like Pokemon GO would need a permit in order for players to use any of the county’s parks while...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
New Pokemon GO Feature Complicates the Game

New Pokemon GO Feature Complicates the Game

It appears that, with the latest Pokémon Go update, a new bug has appeared on iOS. iPhone users have revealed that the game is automatically locking after a few seconds up to a minute, making it ve...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO: New Legendary Appearing in Raids Worldwide

Pokemon GO: New Legendary Appearing in Raids Worldwide

Pokemon GO players managed to complete Niantic’s Global Catch Challenge, catching over 3 billion Pokemon in a week’s time. As a result, various rewards were unlocked for all Pokemon GO players, but...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Why Alolan Pokemon Might Come Soon

Pokemon GO: Why Alolan Pokemon Might Come Soon

We’re nearly a year and six months removed from the game’s launch in June of 2016 and Pokemon GO is still missing hundreds of Pokemon. Developer Niantic has announced plans to slowly introduce gen...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO Releases New Update for Android and iOS

Pokemon GO Releases New Update for Android and iOS

Developer Niantic today announced that a new update is heading to Pokemon GO. The update consists of a handful of bug squashes, as well as support for the iPhone X. The update was revealed through th...

By Curt Hutson on 26 November 2017
Pokemon GO Unlocks Double XP for Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Unlocks Double XP for Global Challenge

The first tier in the Pokemon GO Global Catch Challenge has been unlocked after the total number of Pokemon caught in the game reached 500 million. Players can now reap all the rewards of the Bronze...

By Curt Hutson on 26 November 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raids Get Major Improvements

Pokemon GO EX Raids Get Major Improvements

Since the feature was launched, EX Raid Battles in Pokemon GO have been the cause of a lot of complaints. The only way to get hold of the legendary Pokemon Mewtwo, EX Raiding is a process that has...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 November 2017
Pokemon GO Fixing Raid Battle Tracking

Pokemon GO Fixing Raid Battle Tracking

Pokemon GO raids continue to be a source of controversy for the popular mobile game. Many fans have criticized the way raids are implemented in the game, particularly EX Raids, which currently seem...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 November 2017
Pokemon GO Delays Update on New Features

Pokemon GO Delays Update on New Features

A few days ago, reports circulated that Niantic was going to announce updates on various Pokemon GO features sometime this week. However, it appears as though the studio is too busy with its recent...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 November 2017
Pokemon GO Adds New Sale Items for Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Adds New Sale Items for Global Challenge

To assist players in the newly-announced Pokemon GO Global Catch Challenge, developer Niantic is offering some major discounts on select premium items for a limited time only. Two new item boxes ha...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 November 2017
Pokemon GO Players are Feeling 'Very Discouraged'

Pokemon GO Players are Feeling 'Very Discouraged'

Pokemon GO continues to receive support from Niantic, with the company running special events like the recent Halloween event as well as adding new features and Pokemon to the game. Even so, the ad...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raid System is Still Broken

Pokemon GO EX Raid System is Still Broken

Ever since EX Raids were first introduced to Pokemon GO, many fans have expressed frustration with the system. For the uninitiated, EX Raids are special raids with ultra rare Pokemon, like Mewtwo,...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 November 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Release Date

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Release Date

Nintendo has announced a release date for its next smartphone game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. Originally teased with a “late November” release date, Nintendo is making good on that promise by r...

By Curt Hutson on 23 November 2017
Pokemon GO: 5 Things Draconius GO Does Better

Pokemon GO: 5 Things Draconius GO Does Better

Considering the massive success that is Pokemon GO, it’s not surprising that other developers have attempted to emulate it. While there are numerous Pokemon GO clones out in the wild, the most prom...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Ending Support for Millions on iOS

Pokemon GO Ending Support for Millions on iOS

Pokemon GO has over 500 million players, with many of them playing the game every single day. But those numbers may soon drop as the game will no longer be playable for millions of users running an...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Testing New Features Ahead of Next Event?

Pokemon GO Testing New Features Ahead of Next Event?

Over the past year and a half, Pokemon GO fans have seen a number of significant new features added to the game, with arguably the most notable being raid battles. Niantic has promised even more fe...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Alola Items from Ultra Sun and Moon

Pokemon GO Adds Alola Items from Ultra Sun and Moon

As a nice surprise for any hardcore Pokemon fans looking forward to the launch of Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon on November 17th, Pokemon GO players can now dress their avatar with new items fro...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2017
Pokemon GO Player Fined for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO Player Fined for Playing While Driving

By now Pokemon GO players are keenly aware of the dangers of playing the game at inappropriate times. And yet, some players still choose to take that chance, finding themselves in hot water when th...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Conserve Potions During Gym Battles

Pokemon GO: How to Conserve Potions During Gym Battles

Now that raiding is a definitive part of the Pokemon GO experience, dedicated fans who participate daily may struggle from time to time with keeping their potion levels high. Thankfully, players on...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 November 2017
Pokemon GO Tips for New EX Raid Players

Pokemon GO Tips for New EX Raid Players

As Pokemon GO EX Raid battle testing continues, developer Niantic has been hosting battles in new locations and sending out more invites to players. While this is good news for fans eager to try th...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 November 2017
Pokemon GO's Latest Legendary Has a Big Problem

Pokemon GO's Latest Legendary Has a Big Problem

Pokémon GO is no stranger to bugs and glitches, but it seems that the problems with Suicune – its latest addition – run deeper than that. Since Suicine’s release, players have discovered that it is...

By Olivia Falk on 20 November 2017
Harry Potter Mobile Game Won't Impact Pokemon GO

Harry Potter Mobile Game Won't Impact Pokemon GO

This week, the gaming world was shocked by the announcement of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, a forthcoming title for mobile devices. Under normal circumstances a mobile game based in the Harry Potte...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 November 2017
Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Nintendo is introducing Super Mario Odyssey-themed content to Super Mario Run players for a limited time, as part of a crossover promotional campaign. For the next few weeks and until the end of Nove...

By Curt Hutson on 14 November 2017
New Pokemon GO Improvements Will Be Announced Next Week

New Pokemon GO Improvements Will Be Announced Next Week

Earlier this week, Niantic announced a new venture with Warner Bros. Interactive and Portkey Games called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Recognizing that some fans may be worried that the new Harry P...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2017
South Park Mobile Game Makes Fun of Microtransactions

South Park Mobile Game Makes Fun of Microtransactions

South Park games have never shied away from touchy subjects, like when Fractured But Whole based game difficulty on the color of the player’s skin. In the gaming industry, companies have been quick...

By John Jacques on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO Changes PokeStop and Gym Drops

Pokemon GO Changes PokeStop and Gym Drops

Pokemon GO players who rely upon visiting Pokemon Gyms and PokeStops to collect items will notice a significant change in what they receive. Niantic has altered the drop rate from PokeStops and Gym...

By Sarah Fields on 12 November 2017
Harry Potter Game Will Feature 'Iconic Characters'

Harry Potter Game Will Feature 'Iconic Characters'

Niantic took the world by storm yesterday when it announced Harry Potter: Wizards Unite for mobile devices. As the first major release from the studio since Pokemon GO, there’s a great deal of exci...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Fan with MD Reaches Level 32

Pokemon GO: Fan with MD Reaches Level 32

Sarah Ehrenfried wasn’t supposed to live past the age of two. Now at the age of 12, Sarah is a straight-A student who loves reading, going to school, and playing video games. One of Sarah’s favorit...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO: All the Shiny Pokemon in the Game

Pokemon GO: All the Shiny Pokemon in the Game

In the second generation of Pokemon games, Gold and Silver, Game Freak introduced palette-swapped creatures called shiny Pokemon. Encountering a shiny Pokemon in the wild is extremely rare, and so...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Buys Evertoon Team for Social Features

Pokemon GO Dev Buys Evertoon Team for Social Features

Since Pokemon GO launched, developer Niantic has already teased some social features for the game in order to increase interactivity. While Hanke and Niantic have yet to fully outline these Pokemon...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 November 2017
Pokemon GO Update Could Intrude on Players' Privacy

Pokemon GO Update Could Intrude on Players' Privacy

Pokemon GO has had its fair share of controversies since its initial release, and another one has just emerged. Players have discovered that the game’s privacy policy has been updated in order to a...

By Sarah Fields on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Releases Two More Shiny Pokemon for Halloween

Pokemon GO Releases Two More Shiny Pokemon for Halloween

Pokemon GO‘s collection of shiny Pokemon continues to grow. Pokemon GO fans around the world have reported sightings of shiny Shuppets and Banettes out in the wild, meaning all five of the third ge...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Extends Deal on Pokeball Boxes

Pokemon GO Extends Deal on Pokeball Boxes

Trainers who aren’t quite ready to wrap up the Pokemon GO Halloween event festivities will be pleased to know that the availability of special boxes in the game’s shop has been extended. The news...

By Curt Hutson on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Duskull and Shiny Dusclops Confirmed

Pokemon GO: Shiny Duskull and Shiny Dusclops Confirmed

Pokemon GO now has Gen 3 Pokemon, with several Ghost-type Pokemon from that generation currently available. The Pokemon arrived as part of the game’s Halloween event, giving players something to sm...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 November 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Announced for Mobile

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Announced for Mobile

The Animal Crossing mobile experience fans have been waiting for has finally seen an announcement as Nintendo confirms that Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp will be launching on Android and iOS devices...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 October 2017
Pokemon GO Announces New Event for Korea

Pokemon GO Announces New Event for Korea

It’s time for another Pokemon GO event, but unlike the currently-active Halloween update this one will only be available in South Korea. Earlier this week, developer Niantic announced that ‘Pokemon...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 October 2017
Animal Crossing Mobile Game Turns Tom Nook Into a Meme

Animal Crossing Mobile Game Turns Tom Nook Into a Meme

Yesterday, Nintendo revealed more details about its highly anticipated Animal Crossing mobile game. Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp lets players customize their campsites and take part in all sorts of...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 October 2017
Pokemon GO Pokestop Bug Finally Fixed

Pokemon GO Pokestop Bug Finally Fixed

After a couple of weeks where players could only receive two items from PokeStops, Pokemon GO has finally fixed the bug and will now allow all trainers to take full advantage of the Halloween event...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 27 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Increases Corsola Spawn Rate

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Increases Corsola Spawn Rate

Pokemon GO fans the world over are currently participating in the game’s Halloween 2017 event, which includes double candy and a huge increase in ghost-type Pokemon. However, the Pokemon GO Hallowe...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 October 2017
Pokemon GO is Still Removing Pokestops from Rural Areas

Pokemon GO is Still Removing Pokestops from Rural Areas

Every so often, Pokemon GO introduces new Pokestops for players to visit. However, it seems that Pokemon GO developer Niantic may have recently removed several PokeStop in rural areas, leading to a...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 October 2017
Pokemon GO: These Gen 3 Ghost Types Only Spawn at Night

Pokemon GO: These Gen 3 Ghost Types Only Spawn at Night

Pokemon GO fans dove head-long into the mobile title’s Halloween event earlier this week, eager to capture new-to-the-game creatures from Generation 3. Three of the five newly added third-generatio...

By AJ Caulfield on 24 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Does Include Witch Hat Pichu

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Does Include Witch Hat Pichu

The Pokemon GO Halloween Event is in full swing, bringing plenty of tricks and treats to trainers. One part of the special event is the ability to catch a Pikachu wearing a witch’s hat. However, pl...

By Curt Hutson on 24 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Capture These Pokemon to Prepare for Gen 4

Pokemon GO: Capture These Pokemon to Prepare for Gen 4

With Pokemon GO‘s Halloween event promising improved spawn rates for a range of spooky Pokemon, trainers everywhere now have the perfect opportunity to stock up on candies for those creatures that...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 24 October 2017
Pokemon GO: How Easy is it to Catch Gen 3 Ghost Types?

Pokemon GO: How Easy is it to Catch Gen 3 Ghost Types?

As soon as Niantic kicked off the Pokemon GO Halloween event earlier this week, players quickly hit the streets to capture the five new Generation 3 Pokemon, clearly excited about the opportunity t...

By AJ Caulfield on 23 October 2017
Pokemon GO: How PokeStop Drop Rates Have Changed

Pokemon GO: How PokeStop Drop Rates Have Changed

The role of the PokeStop is a big one for Pokemon GO players, with PokeStops acting as a vital place to receive important drops. However, recently users noticed that PokeStops may have been stealth...

By Rob Gordon on 23 October 2017
Pokemon GO: These are the New Gen 3 Pokemon to Collect

Pokemon GO: These are the New Gen 3 Pokemon to Collect

In the days since Pokemon GO fans first caught word that the monster-catching mobile game would introduce Generation 3 Pokemon to the mix as part of the title’s upcoming Halloween event, excitement...

By AJ Caulfield on 23 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Starbucks Hosts Gen 3 Pokemon Promotion

Pokemon GO: Starbucks Hosts Gen 3 Pokemon Promotion

After months of waiting, Niantic finally introduced Gen 3 Pokemon to Pokemon GO this week. The Gen 3 characters will be available in the wild during the duration of the Halloween event and so it be...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 October 2017
Pokemon GO Update Teases 'Battle Teams' Feature

Pokemon GO Update Teases 'Battle Teams' Feature

The days of ignoring prompts to install the latest version of Pokemon GO are over, as Niantic has officially forced players to download the mobile title’s newest update — a move that has heightened...

By AJ Caulfield on 21 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Leak Shows Witch Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO Halloween Leak Shows Witch Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO‘s Halloween 2017 event still has yet to kick off, but even so, information on what it will entail has leaked to the public. The latest leak surrounding the event is thanks to a premature...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Adding New Battle Mode in 2018

Pokemon GO Adding New Battle Mode in 2018

Pokemon GO may be set to introduce Gen 3 Pokemon in its next, major update, but it seems that this isn’t the only thing that developer Niantic is secretly working on. The company’s boss has now con...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Removed Some Pokestops to Fix 2 Item Glitch

Pokemon GO Removed Some Pokestops to Fix 2 Item Glitch

The smash-hit iOS and Android title of last summer, one that took the world by storm and reinvigorated the mobile gaming scene, Pokemon GO has sadly suffered a number of hardships recently. From th...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 October 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Beat Solo Using Six Xatu

Pokemon GO Raid Beat Solo Using Six Xatu

YouTuber and avid Pokemon GO player DrAwesomeBlox has been trying to complete a solo raid with his team of Xatus for awhile now. After a couple of failed attempts, he has finally achieved his goal,...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 October 2017
Pokemon GO's Ho-Oh EX Raid Rumor Debunked

Pokemon GO's Ho-Oh EX Raid Rumor Debunked

Yesterday, an e-mail posted on Reddit sent waves throughout the Pokemon GO community. The e-mail, supposedly from a Japanese Niantic representative, claimed that the legendary bird Ho-Oh would be a...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 October 2017
Pokemon GO Brings Back Legendary Birds in Select Areas

Pokemon GO Brings Back Legendary Birds in Select Areas

It’s been a few weeks since Legendary Birds appeared in Pokemon GO, as the beloved creatures faded into the ether at the end of August following the limited-time-only Raid Battles. The sky-faring c...

By AJ Caulfield on 10 October 2017
Stranger Things Mobile Game Released For Free

Stranger Things Mobile Game Released For Free

Stranger Things, the popular Netflix show that pays homage to a number of 80s films, is just a few weeks away from its second season premiere on October 27th. For fans of the show that can’t wait f...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 October 2017
Pokemon GO Glitch Lets You Play in Landscape Mode

Pokemon GO Glitch Lets You Play in Landscape Mode

When Niantic created Pokemon GO, the game was designed to be played in portrait mode. But this hasn’t stopped players of the hit mobile game from actively seeking out ways to play it in different w...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Each Legendary Raid Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Each Legendary Raid Pokemon

Dedicated Pokemon GO players that are looking to catch ’em all should know that the three legendary beasts, Entei, Raikou, and Suicune from Pokemon Gold, Silver, and Crystal, have yet again been ro...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 October 2017
Pokemon GO Players Find Russian Cyberweapon?

Pokemon GO Players Find Russian Cyberweapon?

Pokemon GO GPS spoofing has been a concern in the game for a long time. It allows players to abuse the game, catching Pokemon and visiting Gyms that they otherwise would not be able to reach. But o...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 October 2017
Pokemon GO Players Discover New, Double Bounce Throw

Pokemon GO Players Discover New, Double Bounce Throw

Players of the popular Pokemon GO mobile game have discovered a new Poke Ball throwing technique that doesn’t really do anything special. The idea is to throw the Poke Ball and have it bounce off a P...

By Curt Hutson on 28 September 2017
Pokemon GO User Receives Fine for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO User Receives Fine for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO has always been a bit of a troublemaker for the subsection of its users with less self-control than others. The app’s addictive gameplay has caused problems for players before, with news...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 September 2017
Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Nintendo has never made it secret that it planned on adding new playable characters to Super Mario Run, and on September 29th, a new character will finally join the game. In the next update, Prince...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
Telltale's Batman Reveals First Harley Quinn Clip

Telltale's Batman Reveals First Harley Quinn Clip

With the Joker being present in Telltale Games’ episodic graphic adventure title Batman: The Enemy Within as the character John Doe, it makes sense for the developer to eventually include his main...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 September 2017
Pokemon GO Equinox Event Boxes Detailed

Pokemon GO Equinox Event Boxes Detailed

The popular mobile game Pokemon GO is currently holding an Equinox Event that affords trainers unique opportunities, such as the chance to purchase special boxes from the in-game shop. For the Poke...

By Curt Hutson on 25 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Mewtwo EX Raids at Starbucks

Pokemon GO Adds Mewtwo EX Raids at Starbucks

Last month, Pokemon GO officially introduced Mewtwo as a legendary Pokemon. Mewtwo would be part of the game’s EX raid battle system, an invite-only feature that is currently in testing. While many...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Reroll Raid Bosses for Higher CP

Pokemon GO: How to Reroll Raid Bosses for Higher CP

Pokemon GO fans who have been getting involved in the game’s new legendary Pokemon raids will all know the pain of finally defeating the powerful raid boss, only for it to drop in Capture Points (C...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mewtwo

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mewtwo

Catching any legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO is no easy task, but Mewtwo puts up an even greater challenge than his counterparts. This isn’t because of his catch rate, which is actually higher than...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Global Goals Avatar Item

Pokemon GO Adds Global Goals Avatar Item

In the past, gamers have seen Niantic Inc. use the enormous Pokemon GO player base as a captive audience for companies like McDonalds and Starbucks. Now, the studio is introducing some new content...

By Brad Jones on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Developer Teases Next Game

Pokemon GO Developer Teases Next Game

Pokemon GO has been a huge success for its developer, Niantic. The game has already made over $1 billion and has hundreds of millions of users around the world. But Niantic does not want to settle...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle Test Locations Revealed

Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle Test Locations Revealed

Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle testing would begin in September, was the latest word from Niantic on the new Raid Battle feature. The new system, which was first unveiled as Exclusive Raids, offers invi...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Cancels Some EX Raid Tests in Japan

Pokemon GO Cancels Some EX Raid Tests in Japan

Not too long ago, the developers at Niantic added Mewtwo EX Raids for Starbucks and other sponsored locations in the United States, Europe, and Asia, much to the delight of fans of the popular augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO Tells Player to Go Outside in Hurricane Irma

Pokemon GO Tells Player to Go Outside in Hurricane Irma

As a mobile game, Pokemon GO is able to use push notifications to remind its players to go outside and get involved in the fun. But while the game’s notification feature may be annoying for some, t...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adjusts Auto Pick for Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Adjusts Auto Pick for Raid Battles

Raiding in Pokemon GO is a feature that has managed to breathe new life into the incredibly popular title, bringing a large portion of the playerbase together again, in order to take on and capture...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 September 2017
The Wolf Among Us Season 2 Announced

The Wolf Among Us Season 2 Announced

Today, the video game developer Telltale Games officially unveiled the forthcoming release of The Wolf Among Us Season 2, confirming fan speculation that the next run of content for the series was...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 September 2017
Pokemon GO: The Problem With Legendaries

Pokemon GO: The Problem With Legendaries

Ever since Pokemon GO‘s announcement trailer, fans have been eagerly awaiting the release of their favorite legendary Pokemon. Starting strong with the team mascots Zapdos, Articuno, and Moltres, t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 20 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battle Bosses Don't Scale Down

Pokemon GO Raid Battle Bosses Don't Scale Down

Since Pokemon GO added Raid Battles with its latest Gym update developer Niantic has made clear that the experience is a work in progress. The gameplay may be set in stone but how exactly Raid Batt...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Is There is a Trick to Catching Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO: Is There is a Trick to Catching Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO may finally have raids, but actually catching the bosses isn’t quite so easy. And while there are how-to guides to catch raid bosses more easily, some Pokemon GO players remain convinced...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 September 2017
Pokemon Go: How Safari Zone Events Work

Pokemon Go: How Safari Zone Events Work

The first Safari Zone events for Pokemon GO kick off in Europe today. The cities hosting the event for September 16 are Barcelona, Paris, and Oberhausen. Information on the event is pouring in from...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Resident Evil 4: New Easter Egg Found 12 Years Later

Resident Evil 4: New Easter Egg Found 12 Years Later

Thanks to the Internet, video game Easter eggs seem to spread like wildfire, with most of a game’s secrets revealed to the world not long after launch. But every once in awhile, a video game Easter...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO: These are the Hyper-Rare Egg Hatches

Pokemon GO: These are the Hyper-Rare Egg Hatches

Eggs have always been a big part of the Pokemon GO experience, with players walking thousands of real miles each day in the hopes of hatching a rare Pokemon for their collection. Although it’s far...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Features Promised Again

Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Features Promised Again

Without a doubt, two of the most highly requested features for Pokemon GO that have yet to make it into the augmented reality title are trading and PvP, as Niantic has been assuring fans that they...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event Sells Out Instantly

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event Sells Out Instantly

The Pokemon GO Safari Zone events in Europe are on the horizon and tickets for the events have recently become available. The tickets are free, but require trainers reserve a spot for the event. To...

By Curt Hutson on 10 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Eggs Return

Pokemon GO Raid Eggs Return

Developer Niantic Inc. is constantly tweaking Pokemon GO to make sure that the experience keeps players invested. Now, the studio has seemingly retracted a recent change made to the game’s new Raid...

By Brad Jones on 10 September 2017
Pokemon GO: 8 Big Updates We're Still Waiting For

Pokemon GO: 8 Big Updates We're Still Waiting For

On July 6th, 2016, Pokemon GO launched for iOS and Android mobile devices, changing the face of mobile gaming in the process. It shattered records for mobile games, broke through the mainstream in...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Gen 1 Pokemon You Still Want to Catch

Pokemon GO: Gen 1 Pokemon You Still Want to Catch

It’s been over a year since the mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO originally launched with most of the 151 original Pokemon available for players to catch in the game. That’s a long time for play...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Needs to Increase Golden Razz Berry Drops

Pokemon GO Needs to Increase Golden Razz Berry Drops

Catching legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO is no easy task. Doing so requires players to assemble a large group of experienced trainers with powerful Pokemon to complete the legendary raid, and then...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Species from Egg Hatch Pool

Pokemon GO Removes Species from Egg Hatch Pool

Niantic is fairly transparent when it comes to the updates it makes to Pokemon GO, but it keeps some things under wraps. For example, the company rarely reveals when it has made changes to the egg...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Exclusive Raid Invites Going Out

Pokemon GO Exclusive Raid Invites Going Out

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic promised that Exclusive Raid Battles would be coming to Pokemon GO soon, and it looks like the time is nigh for the feature’s arrival in the popular augmente...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Bug Won't Load Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Raid Bug Won't Load Legendary Pokemon

There is a bug in Pokemon GO that’s causing major problems for trainers attempting to catch legendary Pokemon. The bug is one of many that came with the game’s latest update. While most of the bugs...

By Curt Hutson on 08 September 2017
84-Year-Old Pokemon GO Player Has Caught Every Pokemon

84-Year-Old Pokemon GO Player Has Caught Every Pokemon

Since being released last summer, Pokemon GO has been downloaded over half a billion times. The mobile game has been such a hit because it appeals to a wide demographic, with young and old mobile u...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 September 2017
Pokemon GO: The Best Counters to the New Legendaries

Pokemon GO: The Best Counters to the New Legendaries

Now that the long-awaited legendary dog Pokemon have finally made their appearance in Pokemon GO, trainers all around the globe are doing battle with Raikou, Suicune, and Entei in fierce new raid b...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 05 September 2017
Pokemon GO Curveball Bug Acknowledged by Niantic

Pokemon GO Curveball Bug Acknowledged by Niantic

Developer Niantic has acknowledged a new bug with Pokemon GO that affects curved Pokeball throws, more commonly called curveballs, while trying to catch Pokemon. At present, the developer has only...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 September 2017
Pokemon GO Confirms Premier Ball Glitch is Real

Pokemon GO Confirms Premier Ball Glitch is Real

With Pokemon GO players flocking to the various Raids around the world, some players have found that the Premier Pokeballs aren’t working as intended. Fortunately, it looks like Niantic is aware of...

By Boston Blake on 05 September 2017
Pokemon GO Sprint Super Pack Detailed

Pokemon GO Sprint Super Pack Detailed

The relationship between cell provider Sprint and Niantic’s hugely popular mobile game Pokemon GO has gone from strength to strength, with the Sprint trainer rewards program proving a popular one f...

By Rob Gordon on 02 September 2017
New Legendary Pokemon GO Video Teases Epic Battles

New Legendary Pokemon GO Video Teases Epic Battles

Although Pokemon GO has remained a consistent earner for developer Niantic, it has been some time since the game was discussed as often as it is now. The reveal of the Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 September 2017
Pokemon GO New Nest Migration Has Gone Live

Pokemon GO New Nest Migration Has Gone Live

As dedicated Pokemon GO players were informed yesterday, the game’s latest nest migration has gone live. Players are encouraged to hit their favorite Pokemon hunting spots, where they could find so...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 September 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Teases Improvements to Gyms and Raids

Pokemon GO Dev Teases Improvements to Gyms and Raids

Pokemon GO is a constantly evolving experience, with Niantic consistently supporting the game with updates that add new content and tweak existing features. These updates show no sign of slowing do...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 August 2017
Pokemon GO Team Cares About Rural Players

Pokemon GO Team Cares About Rural Players

Pokemon GO is a location-based game, which means that the experience can be very different depending on whether you’re living in the city, or in a more rural area. There are tons of monsters, gyms...

By Brad Jones on 29 August 2017
Pokemon GO Event in Ohio Taking Place This Month

Pokemon GO Event in Ohio Taking Place This Month

While Niantic continues its campaign to improve Pokemon GO with updates, such as the latest raid reward buff that offers successful players a variety of different healing accessories alongside the...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Get Invited to a Mewtwo Raid

Pokemon GO: How To Get Invited to a Mewtwo Raid

Now more than ever, it appears that Pokemon GO has managed to make a resurgence amongst the masses, with the game having its highest grossing day ever just a few weeks ago. The game’s developer, Ni...

By Riley Little on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Reward Drops Nerfed?

Pokemon GO Raid Reward Drops Nerfed?

The Pokemon GO raids are a fun way for players to work together and beat Pokemon, but the game also gives them several useful items for completing the activity. But unfortunately, Pokemon GO player...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Update Adds Super Incubator and More

Pokemon GO Update Adds Super Incubator and More

A new update is on its way for Pokemon GO, this time bringing bug fixes, changes to shiny Pokemon, and the Super Incubator that dataminers previously found in the game’s code. Although the Super Incu...

By Sarah Fields on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Petition Calls for Major Changes to Raids

Pokemon GO Petition Calls for Major Changes to Raids

For most players, Pokemon GO raids are a welcome feature to the game and give them a new way of working together with their friends. But for others, the new gameplay feature is more of a headache t...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Gen 3 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Gen 3 Pokemon

It hasn’t been all too long since Niantic released Generation 2 Pokemon for Pokemon GO, but it looks like the developer is already moving on. Datamining efforts of the upcoming Pokemon GO update sh...

By Sarah Fields on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Pikachu Released Worldwide

Pokemon GO: Shiny Pikachu Released Worldwide

As part of the Pikachu Outbreak event in Yokohama, Japan, Pokemon GO developer Niantic introduced a shiny Pikachu to the game. However, the creature was only available to those who showed up to the...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Pocket Edition Announced

Final Fantasy 15 Pocket Edition Announced

While the core game in the Final Fantasy 15 universe stood tall as one of the best releases of 2016, the spin-offs Square Enix has produced after have struggled. Beyond the main game and its core D...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Tell if You Can Evolve a Pokemon

Pokemon GO: How to Tell if You Can Evolve a Pokemon

The popular mobile game, Pokemon GO, celebrated its one year anniversary earlier this month, bringing with it new events, rewards, and the inclusion of legendary Pokemon such as Articuno and Lugia....

By Derek Nichols on 24 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Kangaskhan to California

Pokemon GO Adds Kangaskhan to California

For Pokemon GO players in America, locating a Kangaskhan has been one of the more difficult tasks. Typically the large Pokemon only spawns in Australia as one of the game’s region-exclusive creatur...

By Alexander Pan on 24 August 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Challenge Times Changed Slightly

Pokemon GO Fest Challenge Times Changed Slightly

At Pokemon GO Fest, Niantic will host several in-game challenges allowing players to work together, and so ahead of the event the developer created and infographic to inform everyone of the challen...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Beat Tier 4 Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO: How to Beat Tier 4 Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO is experiencing a resurgence, as absurd as that claim is to make about a game that generated over $1.2 billion in revenue over its first year of existence. The past year has seen the gam...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 August 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Attendees Have Trouble Getting Refunds

Pokemon GO Fest Attendees Have Trouble Getting Refunds

After Pokemon GO Fest’s technical issues spoiled everybody’s summer weekend, developer Niantic vowed to make amends. As part of that, the company also promised to offer refunds to Pokemon GO fans w...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 August 2017
Pokemon GO: First Mewtwo Raid Begins in Japan

Pokemon GO: First Mewtwo Raid Begins in Japan

Since introducing legendary raids to Pokemon GO last month, developer Niantic has steadily made more legendary characters available in the game. Lugia, as well as Zapdos, Moltres, and Articuno have...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 August 2017
Pokemon GO Super Incubator Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO Super Incubator Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has introduced several new features for the game over the last few weeks. From legendary Pokemon to exclusive raids, the company has been hard at work giving players of...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Two Million Players Participate in Event

Pokemon GO: Two Million Players Participate in Event

Following the disastrous Pokemon GO Fest event in Chicago, Niantic hosted another major live event for its popular mobile game in Japan called Pikachu Outbreak. It sounds like the Pikachu Outbreak...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2017
Legendary Birds Coming Back to Pokemon GO

Legendary Birds Coming Back to Pokemon GO

Ever since the game released in July 2017, Pokemon GO players have been eager for the opportunity to catch some legendary Pokemon. Now, Niantic Inc. has detailed a new opportunity for trainers to c...

By Brad Jones on 16 August 2017
Pokemon GO Outbreak Event Lets Ditto Hide as Pikachu

Pokemon GO Outbreak Event Lets Ditto Hide as Pikachu

Those attempting to catch a shiny Pikachu through the new Pokemon GO event in Japan might be getting something else entirely. Players have confirmed a Pikachu caught in the wild might actually be a...

By Curt Hutson on 15 August 2017
Pokemon GO Teases More Legendary Raid Battles Soon

Pokemon GO Teases More Legendary Raid Battles Soon

Since Pokemon GO‘s introduction of Legendary Pokemon last month, the game’s player-base has risen dramatically. Although the AR title doesn’t seem to be able to return to the staggering numbers it...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 August 2017
How to Watch the Pokemon GO Stadium Event

How to Watch the Pokemon GO Stadium Event

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has revealed that a new event named Pokemon GO STADIUM will be livestreamed to Facebook in Japan. Invites to see the event live are extremely rare and no details have bee...

By Rory Young on 14 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Champion Medal Fix in the Works

Pokemon GO: Champion Medal Fix in the Works

Recently, Niantic has teased that more Legendary raid battles are on the way in its popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO, but the developer also wants to try and assure fans that it’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 August 2017
Pokemon GO Move-Set Ranking Data Expands

Pokemon GO Move-Set Ranking Data Expands

The latest update to the Pokemon GO community’s “Species Data and Moveset Rankings” spreadsheet has been released, perhaps the best collection of Pokemon GO statistics outside of Niantic’s own info...

By Rory Young on 12 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Magikarps Fight in 'Epic' Raid Battle

Pokemon GO: Magikarps Fight in 'Epic' Raid Battle

As many gaming fans are likely aware at this point, Magikarp is generally considered to be a somewhat useless creature in Pokemon GO due to the monster’s inability to attack thoroughly, as all it r...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pikachu, Raichu to Game

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pikachu, Raichu to Game

Over the past few weeks, Niantic has added several new, high profile Pokemon to Pokemon GO as part of the game’s summer festivities. Legendary Pokemon raids have been available for a short time now...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Update Hasn't Fixed All Game Crashes

Pokemon GO Update Hasn't Fixed All Game Crashes

Despite the worldwide sensation known as Pokemon GO having been available to download for over a year now, the game still feels reasonably unstable, with many players complaining about crashes occu...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Unlocked Some Region Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon GO Unlocked Some Region Exclusive Pokemon

Europe is in line for some region exclusive Pokemon spawning for Pokemon GO in certain cities this weekend. Niantic has decided to reward European players in 46 different cities across more than 15...

By Rory Young on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Testing Release in China?

Pokemon GO Testing Release in China?

Late last year, Chinese officials banned Pokemon GO from being released in the country due to safety concerns. While the Google services require to play the game are already unavailable in the regi...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Deluxe Set Bundle Launches in Japan Soon

Pokemon GO Deluxe Set Bundle Launches in Japan Soon

There’s no doubt that Pokemon GO has a global appeal, and some fans have purportedly spotted some “test” PokeStops and Gyms in China, intimating the possibility of a forthcoming release in the Asia...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Poses Danger for Certain Pokestops

Pokemon GO Poses Danger for Certain Pokestops

The very real dangers of playing Pokemon GO have been a talking point for Niantic’s killer app since it was released just over a year ago. Ever since Pokemon GO players were shot at by someone for...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO: 80 People Show Up to Moltres Raid

Pokemon GO: 80 People Show Up to Moltres Raid

Pokemon GO Moltres raids are now rolling out across the globe, giving people a chance to catch the legendary fire and flying type Pokemon. Although the Pokemon’s release follows that of other high...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2017
Hearthstone Streamer Finds Sniper Plot Against Him

Hearthstone Streamer Finds Sniper Plot Against Him

It’s hardly a secret that gaming is competitive. In a matter of minutes, a session of Overwatch can easily escalate from a way to unwind to an all-out digital brawl, with players screaming obscenit...

By AJ Caulfield on 07 August 2017
Why Pokemon GO Shouldn't Increase Stardust Rewards

Why Pokemon GO Shouldn't Increase Stardust Rewards

Pokemon GO has long been seen as having a Stardust problem, with players annoyed at the lack of the in-game currecncy awarded for performing certain tasks. Stardust, which allows trainers to manual...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 August 2017
Pokemon GO Begins Teasing Legendary Event With Clues?

Pokemon GO Begins Teasing Legendary Event With Clues?

Pokemon GO may be teasing an upcoming legendary event with in-game clues. The rumored teasers come not long after Niantic hinted at a ‘legendary’ summer for its massively popular mobile game. Acco...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 August 2017
Sprint Giving Away Pokemon GO Free Promo Codes

Sprint Giving Away Pokemon GO Free Promo Codes

Looking to spend Memorial Day weekend on the hunt for Pokemon with Pokemon GO? Well, Sprint is giving away promo codes that give Pokemon GO users on Android phones free Great Balls, Lucky Eggs, Inc...

By Weston Albert on 07 August 2017
The Elder Scrolls: Legends - Heroes of Skyrim Review

The Elder Scrolls: Legends - Heroes of Skyrim Review

While it was once considered an entirely niche market, online card games have now become a staple on PC and mobile devices. What was once a genre almost completely dominated by Magic: the Gathering...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 August 2017
Batman: The Enemy Within Has Players Create The Joker

Batman: The Enemy Within Has Players Create The Joker

Since Batman: The Enemy Within was revealed at San Diego Comic Con last month, fans have been eager to hear what new directions the iconic vigilante’s story will progress in when the game finally r...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 05 August 2017
Pokemon GO: The Problem with Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: The Problem with Legendary Raids

Following a year of waiting and a disastrous Pokemon GO Fest event, legendary Pokemon have finally been added to Niantic’s popular mobile game in the form of Articuno and Lugia. Unfortunately, the...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zone Events Delayed

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Events Delayed

Despite past promises of an incredible summer filled with raids, gatherings, and the introduction of Legendary creatures, Pokemon GO has suffered some seriously disappointing setbacks. From service...

By AJ Caulfield on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Lesser Pokemon from 10KM Egg Pool

Pokemon GO Removes Lesser Pokemon from 10KM Egg Pool

Just recently, the developers at Niantic rolled out an update for the popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO that fixed several small bugs in order to ensure that the game continues to r...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
First Pokemon GO Moltres Raid Took Place at Funny Spot

First Pokemon GO Moltres Raid Took Place at Funny Spot

Now that Legendary Pokemon have been popping up in Pokemon GO, fans seem more into the game than ever before. In fact, Pokemon GO had...

By Riley Little on 03 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Articuno

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Articuno

Shortly after Lugia’s debut in Pokemon GO, Niantic added a second legendary Pokemon to the game, the ice- and flying-type Pokemon Art...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 July 2017
Pokemon GO 'Exclusive' Raids On the Way?

Pokemon GO 'Exclusive' Raids On the Way?

It has been a big week for Pokemon GO, with the game introducing legendary Pokemon and the chance to take part in legendary Raids. Wh...

By Jasmine Henry on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Here's When You Can Catch Moltres and Zapdos

Pokemon GO: Here's When You Can Catch Moltres and Zapdos

Despite Pokemon GO Fest being a failure in the eyes of attendees, developer Niantic has been trying its best to make up for the lackl...

By Riley Little on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Lugia

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Lugia

As of July 22nd, 2017, it’s finally possible to catch legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO. The very first legendary added to the game was...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 July 2017
Niantic CEO Explains Pokemon Go Fest Failure

Niantic CEO Explains Pokemon Go Fest Failure

For many Pokemon GO players, summer was going to be legendary. Developer Niantic even promised as much, hinting that fans still hooke...

By AJ Caulfield on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: 5 Best Pokemon for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: 5 Best Pokemon for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO fans have been waiting over a year for their chance to catch legendary Pokemon, and now it’s finally possible. Instead of...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Articuno Might Leave Raid Battles Soon

Pokemon GO: Articuno Might Leave Raid Battles Soon

With legendary Pokemon now available in Pokemon GO, gamers are hard at work battling and catching the rare creatures. Sadly, it looks...

By Boston Blake on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Raids Are Broken Right Now

Pokemon GO Raids Are Broken Right Now

Somewhere in the last 24 hours, Pokemon GO‘s new raid feature broke, which adds to a very disappointing week for the mobile game. The...

By Rory Young on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest to Be Streamed Live Via Twitch

Pokemon GO Fest to Be Streamed Live Via Twitch

This weekend, Niantic will be hosting Pokemon GO Fest at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois on July 22, 2017, giving fans of the popular...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon Arriving July 22

Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon Arriving July 22

For months, Pokemon GO players have been speculating about when legendary Pokemon will be added to the game. A recent leak of a Pokem...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 July 2017
Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne Legendaries

Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne Legendaries

The newest Hearthstone expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, is just a month away, and Blizzard has started teasing the game’s new...

By Curt Hutson on 26 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest: Why Attendees Had So Many Problems

Pokemon GO Fest: Why Attendees Had So Many Problems

As many gaming fans are well aware by now, Pokemon GO Fest – which was held in Chicago, Illinois’ Grant Park over the weekend – suffe...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Disaster Leads to Refunds and More

Pokemon GO Fest Disaster Leads to Refunds and More

It’s official: Pokemon GO Fest was an unmitigated disaster. The first ever live event for Pokemon GO was plagued by long lines, poor...

By Curt Hutson on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

Pokemon GO Fest: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

A disaster. A calamity. A catastrophe. A nightmare. All of these would be appropriate descriptions of Pokemon GO Fest which took plac...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Why Can't Players Switch Teams?

Pokemon GO: Why Can't Players Switch Teams?

When players reach level 5 in Pokemon GO and they attempt to participate in a gym battle, they are first asked to choose a team to re...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 July 2017
Wisconsin Lawsuit Ends in Pokemon GO's Favor

Wisconsin Lawsuit Ends in Pokemon GO's Favor

A preliminary injunction blocking a Milwaukee County ordinance preventing augmented reality games like Pokemon GO from being used at...

By Rory Young on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Lugia Raids Available in Next 48 Hours

Pokemon GO Lugia Raids Available in Next 48 Hours

The confirmation that Pokemon GO would finally be adding legendary Pokemon had players delighted. Developer Niantic teased and hinted...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Region Specific Pokemon Visit Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO: Region Specific Pokemon Visit Pokemon Fest

As Pokemon GO players prepare for the exciting activities of Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago today, there’s a new reason to get pumped for...

By Boston Blake on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Golem May Be Best Bet in Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: Golem May Be Best Bet in Legendary Raids

Over a year after the game’s release and Pokemon GO is finally adding legendary Pokemon to the experience. Instead of players simply...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Teased in Legendary Trailer

Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Teased in Legendary Trailer

This weekend, Pokemon GO players the world over are congregating in Chicago for the special Pokemon GO Fest live event. This event wi...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO Update Makes Defending Gyms Easier

Pokemon GO Update Makes Defending Gyms Easier

The Pokemon GO Gym update is here, allowing players to bag some worthwhile rewards for making use of the feature. Although most playe...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
Sharknado AR Game Borrows Some Pokemon GO Ideas

Sharknado AR Game Borrows Some Pokemon GO Ideas

Having made over $1 billion in less than a year, Pokemon GO is one seriously hot property and it only makes sense that so many develo...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
Pokemon GO Bug Removes Pokecoins for Gym Defend Bonus

Pokemon GO Bug Removes Pokecoins for Gym Defend Bonus

Players who have been making good use of Pokemon GO‘s updated gym system might be frustrated to learn that their bonuses for leaving...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 July 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zones Have Player Limits

Pokemon GO Safari Zones Have Player Limits

Several days ago, it was announced that Pokemon GO would be holding Safari Zone events in Europe later this summer that will offer pl...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Get the Most Items from Gyms

Pokemon GO: How to Get the Most Items from Gyms

With the Pokemon GO Gym update, developer Niantic has brought the fun back to the feature. But not only are fans having more fun with...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 July 2017
Pokemon GO Murder Suspect Reward Raised to $110,000

Pokemon GO Murder Suspect Reward Raised to $110,000

There has been no shortage of reports about the dangers of Pokemon GO since Niantic released the mobile game last summer. Players hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 July 2017
Pokemon GO: US Spends Most on In-App Purchases

Pokemon GO: US Spends Most on In-App Purchases

It’s no big secret at this point that Pokemon GO is an absolute juggernaut when it comes to making money, as it was recently revealed...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 July 2017
Pokemon GO Plus Turned into Ring Accessory

Pokemon GO Plus Turned into Ring Accessory

Released in time for the holiday shopping season, the Pokemon GO Plus was the hottest gaming accessory of the year. It was a must-hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Get Massive XP from Raid Battles

Pokemon GO: Get Massive XP from Raid Battles

Now more than one year into the game’s lifespan players often find it hard to gain the required XP to level up to some of Pokemon GO‘...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 July 2017
Pokemon GO Player Banned Despite Crazy In-Game Spending

Pokemon GO Player Banned Despite Crazy In-Game Spending

A Pokemon GO player has been banned after spending over $2,400 in microtransactions, claiming he’s the target of falsified report har...

By Rory Young on 14 July 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Still Working on Player Trading, PvP

Pokemon GO Dev Still Working on Player Trading, PvP

It was one year ago that Pokemon GO launched onto mobile app stores (in a staggered release) and was quick to take the world by storm...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 July 2017
Major Pokemon GO Event Announced for the UK

Major Pokemon GO Event Announced for the UK

Niantic announces a major Pokemon GO event for the UK. The event will take place the same time as the summer event in the United Stat...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Anniversary Box Deal Isn't Worth It

Pokemon GO Anniversary Box Deal Isn't Worth It

The Pokemon GO Anniversary Box deal just isn’t worth it, argue players who aren’t satisfied with Niantic’s latest discount bundle. Ni...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Celebrates First Birthday

Pokemon GO Celebrates First Birthday

Today marks the first year anniversary since Niantic’s augmented reality title Pokemon GO was launched to massive success, and the co...

By Alexander Pan on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Tool Helps Players Find Raid Battle Groups

Pokemon GO Tool Helps Players Find Raid Battle Groups

The Silph Road team is back with another tool to make life easier for Pokemon GO players. Pokemon GO recently introduced raid battles...

By Mark Knapp on 12 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Will Feature 'Ultimate Gym'

Pokemon GO Fest Will Feature 'Ultimate Gym'

When Niantic announced the summer event for its game Pokemon GO known as Pokemon GO Fest, it promised a celebration of the game that...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Adding More Golden Berry Types Soon

Pokemon GO Adding More Golden Berry Types Soon

The latest series of Pokemon GO updates from Niantic have to be in consideration for some of the game’s best. Not only has the update...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Has Made $1.2 Billion in Revenue

Pokemon GO Has Made $1.2 Billion in Revenue

Pokemon GO has been nothing short of a massive success ever since its release last July, managing to hit revenue milestone after reve...

By Alexander Pan on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Teases Anniversary Event

Pokemon GO Teases Anniversary Event

On July 6th, 2016, Pokemon GO launched and started what can only be described as a worldwide phenomenon. Appealing to hardcore fans a...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Releasing Rare Pikachu Soon

Pokemon GO Releasing Rare Pikachu Soon

Pokemon GO will introduce a ‘rare’ Pikachu to the game soon, if a recent newsletter is to be believed. The news provides players with...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Electric Event Coming Later This Month?

Pokemon GO: Electric Event Coming Later This Month?

While many Pokemon GO players are still waiting to find out how developer Niantic plans to celebrate the game’s one year anniversary,...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 July 2017
Pokemon GO Bug Prevents Players From Defending Gyms

Pokemon GO Bug Prevents Players From Defending Gyms

It’s already been a busy summer for Niantic and its popular mobile game, Pokemon Go. While the portable pocket monster game is quickl...

By Derek Nichols on 07 July 2017
Pokemon GO's Rare Pikachu May Be Ash Version

Pokemon GO's Rare Pikachu May Be Ash Version

Pokemon GO is a game that has thrived on the presence of whispers and rumors about its upcoming content. Developer Niantic’s glacial...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 July 2017
Pokemon GO: A Guide to All Raid Battle Bosses

Pokemon GO: A Guide to All Raid Battle Bosses

The latest update for Pokemon GO expands the game’s combat options to include more than just gym battles. Now players of a certain le...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2017
Pokemon GO Players Reported Egg Reset Problem With Gyms

Pokemon GO Players Reported Egg Reset Problem With Gyms

It’s both a strike against and a badge of honor for Pokemon GO that, nearly an entire year after its release, it is still both one of...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 June 2017
Pokemon GO Site Helps Track Gyms and Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Site Helps Track Gyms and Raid Battles

Ever since the latest update to Niantic’s incredibly-successful Pokemon GO, players all over the globe have been coming together in o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 June 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Tickets Sold Out in 30 Minutes

Pokemon GO Fest Tickets Sold Out in 30 Minutes

Pokemon GO is one of the most popular mobile titles in the history of mobile gaming, and the response to the recently-announced Pokem...

By Sarah Fields on 27 June 2017
Pokemon GO Lowers Raid Battle Level Requirement

Pokemon GO Lowers Raid Battle Level Requirement

When Raid Battles first launched for Pokemon GO they carried with them a level requirement that, for most casual players, was quite s...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Ditto Sweeping Makes Beating Gyms Easy

Pokemon GO: Ditto Sweeping Makes Beating Gyms Easy

The Pokemon GO Gym update is now available and has proved to be a huge hit with players. But the updated feature has also given rise...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Gyms Now Award More Pokecoins for Defending

Pokemon GO Gyms Now Award More Pokecoins for Defending

The latest update for Pokemon GO made some fairly significant tweaks to gyms, but Niantic hasn’t been upfront with all the changes it...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles Feature Some Weird Bosses

Pokemon GO Raid Battles Feature Some Weird Bosses

The latest update for Pokemon GO is a rather substantial one, making major changes to gym battles and adding raids. The latter sees p...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Garfield GO is Like Pokemon GO With Free Food

Garfield GO is Like Pokemon GO With Free Food

In what is possibly the strangest news out of E3 2017, the Garfield GO mobile game has been announced. The game is offering free food...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Increases Item Storage in New Update

Pokemon GO Increases Item Storage in New Update

While Pokemon GO may never be as popular as it was last summer, the game is still played by millions of dedicated fans on a daily bas...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles May Feature Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Raid Battles May Feature Legendary Pokemon

Ever since the game’s official reveal trailer showed players teaming up to do battle with and capture the legendary Mewtwo, Pokemon G...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO Starts Branding Cheaters' Accounts

Pokemon GO Starts Branding Cheaters' Accounts

Niantic has had its hands full since Pokemon GO‘s release combatting cheaters and GPS spoofers to keep the game fair. In its latest e...

By Sarah Fields on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO Removing Key Feature Temporarily

Pokemon GO Removing Key Feature Temporarily

Niantic has announced that it’s planning to remodel Pokemon GO Gyms, which means the game’s Gyms will be closing soon. As part of the...

By Boston Blake on 20 June 2017
Pokemon GO Shadowbans Are Not Permanent

Pokemon GO Shadowbans Are Not Permanent

Are Pokemon GO shadowbans permanent? Niantic answers the frequently asked question from players who want to know if Pokemon GO shadow...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
Ubisoft Reveals South Park Mobile Game

Ubisoft Reveals South Park Mobile Game

Ubisoft’s E3 press conference has featured a number of big surprises already, but one thing that was expected was a heavy presence ou...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 June 2017
Pokemon GO Fire and Ice Event Detailed

Pokemon GO Fire and Ice Event Detailed

Pokemon GO developer Niantic reveals details about the game’s upcoming Fire and Ice-type event. Niantic also announces plans to celeb...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 June 2017
Minecraft Story Mode Second Season Confirmed

Minecraft Story Mode Second Season Confirmed

Telltale Games has become something of a go-to developer for creating story-driven games out of outside properties, as seen with the...

By Rob Gordon on 18 June 2017
Nintendo's Live Action Super Mario Run was an Epic Fail

Nintendo's Live Action Super Mario Run was an Epic Fail

In recent months, we’ve learned a lot about Nintendo’s partnership with Universal Studios, which will result in themed attractions in...

By Brad Jones on 17 June 2017
Pokemon GO Summer Event Reveal Set for July?

Pokemon GO Summer Event Reveal Set for July?

Pokemon GO is set to celebrate its first anniversary next month, and its developer Niantic Inc. has big plans for the occasion. On Ju...

By Brad Jones on 15 June 2017
Pokemon GO Update Will Let Players Take 'Family Photos'

Pokemon GO Update Will Let Players Take 'Family Photos'

An upcoming Pokemon GO update will allow players to take “family photos” of their Pokemon. The feature will be available thanks to Ap...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
Pokemon GO Reportedly Adding New Stops and Gyms

Pokemon GO Reportedly Adding New Stops and Gyms

Pokemon GO has reportedly begun to add new PokeStops and Gyms. Fans say that new locations have begun to pop up all over the globe. On social media, fans who play both Ingress and Pokemon GO (which a...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 June 2017
Man Sentenced to Prison for Striking Pokemon GO Player

Man Sentenced to Prison for Striking Pokemon GO Player

Although Pokémon GO has brought plenty of entertainment to mobile gamers and Pokefans the world over, the title has had its fair shar...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 June 2017
Pokemon GO's Next Event is Fire and Ice

Pokemon GO's Next Event is Fire and Ice

Mobile sensation Pokemon Go continues to be a massive hit for Niantic and the Pokemon Company as the game nears its one year annivers...

By Derek Nichols on 09 June 2017
Pokemon GO Study Says Playing Game is Good for Health

Pokemon GO Study Says Playing Game is Good for Health

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association found that players that regularly engage with Pokémon GO ar...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 June 2017
Pokemon GO Player Getting Sent to Japan

Pokemon GO Player Getting Sent to Japan

Since the release of the original Pokemon games, beloved Electric-type Pokemon Pikachu has become one of the most iconic video game m...

By Rob Gordon on 05 June 2017
Injustice 2 Mobile Game Launch Trailer

Injustice 2 Mobile Game Launch Trailer

Injustice 2 Mobile has launched on iPhone, iPad, and Android Devices, accompanied by a new official launch trailer. The touch-control...

By Rory Young on 02 June 2017
Magikarp Jump: How to Evolve into a Gyarados

Magikarp Jump: How to Evolve into a Gyarados

Magikarp Jump players are able to evolve their Magikarp into Gyarados, it seems. The mobile game was released last week on iOS and An...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 June 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Wedding Event Announced

Fire Emblem Heroes Wedding Event Announced

Nintendo has announced a new update event for its free-to-play RPG Fire Emblem Heroes. Entitled “Bridal Blessings,” the upcoming even...

By AJ Caulfield on 01 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Legendary Monsters Coming Soon

Pokemon GO: Legendary Monsters Coming Soon

Ever since Pokemon GO came out last summer, intrepid trainers have been eager for more content to arrive for the GPS-heavy applicatio...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Store Makes Small Change

Pokemon GO Store Makes Small Change

While Pokemon GO fans continue to wait on proverbial pins and needles for the release of the augmented reality game’s long-promised f...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Easter Event is an 'Eggstravaganza'

Pokemon GO Easter Event is an 'Eggstravaganza'

Niantic announces the Pokemon GO Easter event, promising an ‘Eggstravaganza’ for players of the hugely popular mobile game. The theme...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Gold Goombas Mega Event Returns

Super Mario Run Gold Goombas Mega Event Returns

The second major attempt at capitalizing on the power of Nintendo’s IP for mobile devices took on the form of Super Mario Run, althou...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: All Grass-Types In Worldwide Bloom

Pokemon GO: All Grass-Types In Worldwide Bloom

As Pokemon GO fans are no doubt well-aware, the mobile sensation’s Worldwide Bloom event is taking place this weekend. Originally nam...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Grass Event Extended Because of Bans

Pokemon GO Grass Event Extended Because of Bans

While it was supposed to end at some point on May 8th, the Pokémon GO Worldwide Bloom event has seemingly been extended. Whether that...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Catch Over 500 Million Magikarp

Pokemon GO Players Catch Over 500 Million Magikarp

Pokemon GO players caught over half a billion Magikarp during the game’s Water Festival event. The Pokemon GO event increased the lik...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Model Preferred by Nintendo

Super Mario Run Model Preferred by Nintendo

Today, a senior Nintendo official made clear that Super Mario Run‘s premium pricing is the preferred business model for Nintendo on m...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Releases on Android Early

Super Mario Run Releases on Android Early

Super Mario Run has released on Android ahead of schedule. Nintendo’s popular mobile platformer was initially confirmed for a March 2...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
GR Pick: Pokemon GO Fan Imagines How PvP Could Work

GR Pick: Pokemon GO Fan Imagines How PvP Could Work

One talented Pokemon GO fan has come up with a design for the game’s PvP (player versus player) battles. The Pokemon Company and deve...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Almost 300M Pokemon Caught in Grass Event

Pokemon GO: Almost 300M Pokemon Caught in Grass Event

Through the Pokemon GO Grass-focused event Worldwide Bloom, developer Niantic offered up plenty of chances for fans of the game to ca...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Is More Profitable Than Super Mario Run

Fire Emblem Heroes Is More Profitable Than Super Mario Run

Nintendo has produced two of the hottest mobile gaming apps on the market in the last three months in Fire Emblem Heroes and Super Ma...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Spot Unown in the Wild

Pokemon GO Players Spot Unown in the Wild

Pokemon GO players start compiling evidence on Unown, a rare psychic-type Pokemon that can be found in the game after downloading th...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Needs to Fix Candy Error

Pokemon GO Needs to Fix Candy Error

Pokemon GO players have noticed that the game’s Pinap Berries seemingly aren’t working as designed, and Niantic has know officially a...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Promo Code Feature for Android

Pokemon GO Adds Promo Code Feature for Android

The latest update to Pokemon GO adds the ability to redeem promo codes from within the app, rewarding trainers with various items. Ho...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Update Increases Evolution Stone Rewards

Pokemon GO Update Increases Evolution Stone Rewards

Developer Niantic has heard Pokémon GO fans loud and clear and today released an update that, while small in scope, is sure to please...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Daily Users Drop by 80%

Pokemon GO Daily Users Drop by 80%

Despite releasing as a worldwide phenomenon last year, Niantic’s mobile title, Pokemon GO, seems to have taken quite a huge hit in te...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Minecraft Marketplace Lets Players Make Real Money

Minecraft Marketplace Lets Players Make Real Money

Microsoft and Mojang‘s popular open world sandbox building title, Minecraft, is set to receive a marketplace for player-made content...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players are More Positive and Friendly

Pokemon GO Players are More Positive and Friendly

If you got involved in the global phenomenon that is Niantic’s Pokemon GO, you’re more likely to be a more positive and friendly pers...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Next Pokemon GO Update Will Overhaul Gyms

Next Pokemon GO Update Will Overhaul Gyms

While most of the Pokemon GO population is wrapped up in this weekend’s Rock-type event, dubbed Adventure Week, there is growing spec...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2017
The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

Telltale Games reveals the season 3 premiere date for The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier, as well as when players...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Boss: VR Could Be a 'Problem for Society'

Pokemon GO Boss: VR Could Be a 'Problem for Society'

John Hanke, the CEO of Pokemon GO developer Niantic, says that virtual reality gaming could become a “problem for society.” The execu...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Injustice 2 Adds Doctor Fate to the Roster

Injustice 2 Adds Doctor Fate to the Roster

Last week, NetherRealm Studios promised to reveal a new character for Injustice 2 on March 2nd, and today, the company has delivered....

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Report Grass Type Event is Broken

Pokemon GO Players Report Grass Type Event is Broken

If you’re a Pokemon Go fan who logged on to take part in the game’s Worldwide Bloom event, only to find that there isn’t a Grass-Type...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Rock-type Event Details

Pokemon GO: Rock-type Event Details

Despite the numerous criticisms that have plagued the app since its launch, Pokemon GO has maintained a vice-like grip on the imagina...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Is Shiny Magikarp Chaining Possible?

Pokemon GO: Is Shiny Magikarp Chaining Possible?

It’s not much of a secret at this point that shiny Magikarp could very well be the most sought-after and rare creature in Niantic’s a...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Go: What Are Cooperative Raids?

Pokemon Go: What Are Cooperative Raids?

Pokemon Go‘s latest update includes at least one mention to a “Raid,” according to data-miners. Raids are, of course, a long-rumored...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Might Add Raids in Future Update

Pokemon GO Might Add Raids in Future Update

Datamining gamers have discovered a new potential cooperative game feature coming to Pokemon GO. After a recent Niantic blog post men...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
New Hearthstone Exploit is Ruining Online Matches

New Hearthstone Exploit is Ruining Online Matches

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft might be the most successful digital card game of all-time – and that’s a claim that becomes worth mo...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Trading Will Not Work How Players Want

Pokemon GO Trading Will Not Work How Players Want

In its initial announcement trailer, Pokemon GO promised a number of features that still have yet to make it to the game, like player...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Controversial Attack Animation

Pokemon GO Removes Controversial Attack Animation

When Niantic made some adjustments to Pokemon GO before the weekend, most fans thought that the changes were limited to a reshuffled...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy Ep. 2 Release Date

Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy Ep. 2 Release Date

Today, the publisher and developer Telltale Games has revealed that the release date for the second episode in its serialized graphic...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Update Adding New  Playable Characters

Super Mario Run Update Adding New Playable Characters

Now that Super Mario Run‘s Android release date is almost here, Nintendo is set to roll out the red carpet for fans of the title on G...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Robbery Suspect Could Face Life in Prison

Pokemon GO Robbery Suspect Could Face Life in Prison

A man from Tuskegee, Alabama is convicted of robbing a Pokemon GO player at gunpoint. This becomes just the second high profile convi...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Update Shows Egg Locations Now

Pokemon GO Update Shows Egg Locations Now

Pokemon GO has been given some major updates in recent weeks, headlined by the addition of Gen 2 Pokemon last month. Now, the game ha...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Player on Trial for Gaming in Church

Pokemon GO Player on Trial for Gaming in Church

Russian blogger Ruslan Sokolovsky is facing up to three and a half years of jail time on charges of “incitement to hatred and attacks...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
How Pokemon GO is Combating Pokemon Snipers

How Pokemon GO is Combating Pokemon Snipers

As players continue to boot up Pokemon GO on their mobile phones in the wake of the ongoing Grass-type event, there are still major i...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
New Pokemon GO Event Features McDonald's Tie-In

New Pokemon GO Event Features McDonald's Tie-In

Ever since the successful Halloween event, Pokemon GO events have been appearing on a more frequent basis. Some of these events are r...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Report: Shiny Magikarp Are Being Captured in Pokemon GO

Report: Shiny Magikarp Are Being Captured in Pokemon GO

It was confirmed today that Pokemon GO would be receiving a new event know as the Water Festival, where Water-type monsters would app...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle: How to Nuke a Boss

Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle: How to Nuke a Boss

Knowing how to “Nuke” a boss in Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle is a required skill, so it’s in a player’s best interest to know just wha...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Magikarp Jump Mobile Game is Available Now for Pokefans

Magikarp Jump Mobile Game is Available Now for Pokefans

New Pokemon mobile game Magikarp Jump releases worldwide on iOS and Android. Magikarp Jump had a soft launch in Italy on iOS last wee...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
App Store Update Raises Pokemon GO Prices

App Store Update Raises Pokemon GO Prices

An update to the Apple App Store has led to a rise in Pokemon GO prices. The hugely popular free to play game has already made bank f...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Help Catch Armed Robbery Suspects

Pokemon GO Players Help Catch Armed Robbery Suspects

Pokemon GO players in Kansas City have helped the police to catch armed robbery suspects while out playing the game. This isn’t the f...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 May 2017
Pokemon GO 'Legendary' Summer Teased by Niantic

Pokemon GO 'Legendary' Summer Teased by Niantic

An executive at Pokemon GO developer Niantic teases a ‘legendary’ summer for the game. Could legendary Pokemon finally be about to be...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 May 2017
Pokemon GO Begins Adding New Pokestops for Players

Pokemon GO Begins Adding New Pokestops for Players

Players have begun reporting new Pokestops appearing in Pokemon GO, with some even popping up in rural areas where Pokestops are few...

By Curt Hutson on 21 May 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Annoying Feature for Lapsed Players

Pokemon GO Adds Annoying Feature for Lapsed Players

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has introduced a new feature to get people playing the game again. However, some fear that the update co...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 May 2017
Russian Gets 3.5 Years for Playing Pokemon GO in Church

Russian Gets 3.5 Years for Playing Pokemon GO in Church

A Russian blogger arrested for playing Pokemon GO in a church has now been sentenced to three and a half years in prison. He is just...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 May 2017
Pokemon GO Spoofing is Still a Major Problem

Pokemon GO Spoofing is Still a Major Problem

Last summer, Pokemon GO inspired countless would-be trainers to head out into the world in search of new Pokemon. However, certain pl...

By Brad Jones on 26 April 2017
Pokemon GO Easter Event Could Add New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Easter Event Could Add New Shiny Pokemon

Last month, an update to Pokemon GO introduced shiny Pokemon, starting with a shiny version of Magikarp. Now, it’s being reported tha...

By Brad Jones on 16 April 2017
How Pokemon GO Made Magikarp a Star

How Pokemon GO Made Magikarp a Star

When Pokémon GO first launched, every player had his or her issue with the game, big or small. Some felt like the spawn rates were to...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 April 2017
Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy Ep 1 Release Date

Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy Ep 1 Release Date

Today, the video game developer Telltale Games decided to unveil the official release date for the first episode in its serialized ga...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 April 2017
Pokemon GO Water Festival Event Begins Today

Pokemon GO Water Festival Event Begins Today

A brand new Pokemon GO event begins today as players can take part in the “Water Festival” fun. Following another recent update that...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 April 2017
Pokemon GO Players Say Latest Update Broke the Game

Pokemon GO Players Say Latest Update Broke the Game

Pokemon GO players are saying that the latest update broke the game. A patch released earlier this week altered the evolution item ra...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 April 2017
Niantic Dev Explains Pokemon GO Trading Wait

Niantic Dev Explains Pokemon GO Trading Wait

Pokemon GO has continued to dominate the mobile app market in spite of the game’s many well-documented flaws. Players have been clamo...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 April 2017
Super Mario Run Gives Daily Log-In Bonus for Two Weeks

Super Mario Run Gives Daily Log-In Bonus for Two Weeks

Just a couple of days ago, Nintendo’s mobile title Super Mario Run released early on Android devices, so it seems as if the Big N is...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2017
Pokemon GO to Receive 3 More Major Updates in 2017

Pokemon GO to Receive 3 More Major Updates in 2017

John Hanke, CEO of Niantic Labs, announced today that Pokemon GO is slated to receive three additional major updates in 2017. Those a...

By Rory Young on 25 March 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get King's Rock

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get King's Rock

Pokemon GO has enjoyed a renewed surge in popularity thanks to the addition of over 80 new creatures to catch in the game. Besides a...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 March 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Sun Stone

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Sun Stone

Pokemon GO fans that are jumping back into the game after the introduction of over 80 second generation Pokemon may be surprised to s...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 March 2017
Super Mario Run Finally Getting Android Release

Super Mario Run Finally Getting Android Release

Following its announcement that Super Mario Run will be making its way to Android devices in March, Nintendo has finally confirmed th...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2017
GR Pick: Check Out This Zelda-Themed Home Automation

GR Pick: Check Out This Zelda-Themed Home Automation

Now that Nintendo fans the world over are able to experience the latest entry in The Legend of Zelda franchise with Breath of the Wil...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2017
Telltale CEO Kevin Bruner Resigns

Telltale CEO Kevin Bruner Resigns

According to a leaked email from Telltale Games’ internal mail-list, CEO Kevin Bruner is resigning his position within the company. B...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2017
GDC Survey Shows Very Few Devs Working on Switch games

GDC Survey Shows Very Few Devs Working on Switch games

A survey of GDC 2017 attendees shows that just 3% of developers are working on titles for the Nintendo Switch. Each year GDC attendee...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide Lists Interesting Stat

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide Lists Interesting Stat

The official guide for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild reveals an interesting statistic about the game’s progression. The gui...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Switch: Kids Can Bypass Parental Controls

Nintendo Switch: Kids Can Bypass Parental Controls

One of the unique selling points of the Nintendo Switch is the amount of flexibility the system provides, with even the console’s par...

By Rob Gordon on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Fastest Load Times on Internal Storage

Nintendo Switch Fastest Load Times on Internal Storage

When it comes to the Nintendo Switch’s load times for games, it turns out not every file save location is created equal. According to...

By Boston Blake on 21 March 2017
Survey: Switch Price Significantly Impacting Sales

Survey: Switch Price Significantly Impacting Sales

The price of the Nintendo Switch may be significantly impacting sales of the new console, according to a new survey. The poll, carrie...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2017
10 Most Wanted Characters in Smash Bros. for Switch

10 Most Wanted Characters in Smash Bros. for Switch

There’s little denying the raw appeal of seeing mascots from different franchises going toe-to-toe with one another, and it’s that ve...

By Riley Little on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Teases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary

Nintendo Teases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary

Gamers will soon get a glimpse into the creation of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild thanks to a three-part documentary series...

By Boston Blake on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Production Will Increase By Double

Nintendo Switch Production Will Increase By Double

Even with Nintendo’s plan to ship 2 million Nintendo Switch units in March, the console is still hard to find at retailers, seemingly...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2017
How Splatoon Has Only Gotten Better

How Splatoon Has Only Gotten Better

As one of Nintendo’s biggest games this year, Splatoon arrived with an ample amount of hype and hope from longstanding fans of the...

By Riley Little on 20 March 2017
Dave and Busters Player Earns Nintendo Switch Off $50

Dave and Busters Player Earns Nintendo Switch Off $50

An arcade game player claims to have earned a Nintendo Switch off of about $50 through ticket redemption at Dave & Busters. Dave...

By Rory Young on 20 March 2017
Russian Pokemon GO User Faces Jail Time

Russian Pokemon GO User Faces Jail Time

A Pokemon GO player in Russia faces jail time for playing the game inside of a church. Ruslan Sokolovsky, a blogger from the country,...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 March 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Blazing Shadows Update

Fire Emblem Heroes Blazing Shadows Update

A new update has been released for hit Nintendo mobile game Fire Emblem Heroes. Called “Blazing Shadows,” the latest content drop for...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 March 2017
Kingdom Hearts Mobile Game Adding Multiplayer Mode

Kingdom Hearts Mobile Game Adding Multiplayer Mode

Square Enix announced during PAX East 2017 that Kingdom Hearts: Unchained X will be receiving a major update next month that will bri...

By Boston Blake on 11 March 2017
Pokemon GO: Niantic Teases Multiplayer Gyms

Pokemon GO: Niantic Teases Multiplayer Gyms

Niantic may have just teased Pokemon GO multiplayer gyms. In an interview at GDC 2017, senior product manager Tatsuo Nomura admittedl...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2017
Pokemon GO Players Say GPS Drifting's Still a Problem

Pokemon GO Players Say GPS Drifting's Still a Problem

Pokemon GO players are voicing their frustration at the GPS drifting problem that they say plagues the game. Problems with GPS drifti...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2017
Nintendo Takes Aim at Fire Emblem Heroes Cheaters

Nintendo Takes Aim at Fire Emblem Heroes Cheaters

Nintendo has taken aim at Fire Emblem Heroes cheaters with a series of new countermeasures that fight back against players who use ex...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 March 2017
Pokemon GO Hit Peak Worldwide Projections in Hours

Pokemon GO Hit Peak Worldwide Projections in Hours

The success of Pokemon GO is now part of video game folklore, with the title currently sitting at 650 million worldwide downloads. Ho...

By Rob Gordon on 03 March 2017
Pokemon GO Crosses 650 Million Downloads

Pokemon GO Crosses 650 Million Downloads

Pokemon GO has now been downloaded over 650 million times, according to new data shared by Niantic Labs CTO Phil Keslin. Speaking dur...

By Rory Young on 28 February 2017
Epic Games Announces Battle Breakers

Epic Games Announces Battle Breakers

Epic Games proudly announced Battle Breakers today, making the most of their Google Development Day keynote at the ongoing Game Devel...

By Rory Young on 28 February 2017
Pokemon GO: Sprint Launches a Trainer Rewards Program

Pokemon GO: Sprint Launches a Trainer Rewards Program

Back in December, U.S. cellular provider Sprint confirmed its partnership with developer Niantic for use with mobile sensation Pokemon GO, but the company is now upping the ante in terms of...

By Rob Gordon on 25 February 2017
Pokemon GO Adding Festive Hat Pikachu for Pokemon Day

Pokemon GO Adding Festive Hat Pikachu for Pokemon Day

Pokemon GO is going to let players celebrate Pokemon Day in style as a limited edition Pikachu wearing a festive hat will soon be added to the hugely popular mobile game. It’s quite safe t...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 February 2017
Pokemon GO Tops App Store Again

Pokemon GO Tops App Store Again

Due to the recent update adding Generation 2 Pokemon to the roster, Pokemon GO is once again the top ranked app on the Apple App Store in the United States. Pokemon GO has been a staggering...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Up-Grade Item

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Up-Grade Item

Use this guide to learn where to find an Up-Grade evolutionary item in Pokemon GO, which is used to evolve the normal-type Pokemon Porygon into Porygon2. Anyone that has jumped back into th...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 February 2017
Pokemon Go Guide: How to Trigger Gen 2 Evolutions

Pokemon Go Guide: How to Trigger Gen 2 Evolutions

Follow this helpful Pokemon GO guide to learn how to evolve some of the current Pokemon into the new generation 2 Pokemon that were added with the latest update. Although Pokémon GO has had many updat...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 February 2017
Pokemon GO: Is Heracross Region-Exclusive?

Pokemon GO: Is Heracross Region-Exclusive?

Evidence compiled by Pokemon GO players seems to suggest that Heracross is the only region-exclusive Pokemon added in the game’s new Johto region update. If someone wants to fully complete...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Metal Coat

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Metal Coat

The latest update for Pokemon GO adds evolution stones to the game like the Metal Coat. Here is how to find the Metal Coat and which Pokemon can evolve with it. With the latest update for P...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: What Gen 2 Pokemon Hatch from Eggs

Pokemon GO Guide: What Gen 2 Pokemon Hatch from Eggs

Trying to find out which Generation 2 Pokemon hatch from eggs in the recent Pokemon GO update? Look no further than this guide for the answers needed. With over 80 Johto region Pokemon maki...

By Rob Gordon on 18 February 2017
Bethesda's Next Mobile Game Teased by Skyrim Director

Bethesda's Next Mobile Game Teased by Skyrim Director

Fallout 4 and Skyrim game director Todd Howard teases Bethesda’s next mobile game, also revealing that the company was ‘ecstatic’ when Fallout Shelter was so successful. Despite only relea...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 February 2017
Pokemon GO: Everything That Changed With New Update

Pokemon GO: Everything That Changed With New Update

With so many changes and new additions in the Generation 2 update for Pokemon GO, here’s Game Rant’s guide to the most significant changes to the game. Pokemon GO’s newest update is now liv...

By Boston Blake on 17 February 2017
Injustice 2 Mobile Game Confirmed With Screenshots

Injustice 2 Mobile Game Confirmed With Screenshots

NetherRealm creative director Ed Boon takes to Twitter to officially confirm the existence of a mobile version of Injustice 2, complete with four screenshots of the game. Fans of Injustice...

By Jason Gallagher on 16 February 2017
Pokemon GO Update Includes Discount on Storage Upgrades

Pokemon GO Update Includes Discount on Storage Upgrades

Pokemon GO discounts storage space upgrades making it easier to collect many Pokemon, but some players express frustration that the default spaces haven’t been increased. Earlier this year...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 February 2017
Hearthstone Update Will Nerf 2 OP Cards

Hearthstone Update Will Nerf 2 OP Cards

Blizzard drops the nerf hammer in Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and also announces a big change for the game’s Ranked Play ladder that should help reduce player anxiety. Ever since Blizza...

By Jason Gallagher on 16 February 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Adds New Heroes and Missions

Fire Emblem Heroes Adds New Heroes and Missions

Fire Emblem Heroes adds new heroes and missions in its latest update, with Nintendo also extending the game’s launch celebration, continuing to give out free orbs. Nintendo’s latest mobile...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: Make Eevee Evolve to Umbreon & Espeon

Pokemon GO Guide: Make Eevee Evolve to Umbreon & Espeon

After figuring out the trick to get Flareon, Jolteon, or Vaporeon, it seems like Pokemon GO players have already learned how to evolv...

By Riley Little on 14 February 2017
Pokemon GO Adding 80+ New Pokemon & More

Pokemon GO Adding 80+ New Pokemon & More

Niantic announces a new Pokemon GO update that adds over 80 Gen 2 Pokemon including Cyndaquil, Totodile and Chikorita, along with new gameplay features and items. Although Pokemon GO was on...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 February 2017
Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Battles Coming 'Soon'

Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Battles Coming 'Soon'

Pokemon GO will add trading and PvP battles ‘soon’ according to Niantic CEO John Hanke who blames the games server issues at launch for the delay of the features. Ever singe the augmented...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 February 2017
Pokemon GO Needs a Permit for Milwaukee County Parks

Pokemon GO Needs a Permit for Milwaukee County Parks

The Milwaukee county parks board enacts a new ordinance that requires Pokemon GO developer Niantic obtain a permit to use locations for the popular mobile game. While Pokémon GO is busy ent...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 February 2017
New The Walking Dead Season 3 Episode Coming Soon

New The Walking Dead Season 3 Episode Coming Soon

Telltale Games officially provides a release window for the third episode in Season 3 of its interactive adventure game with zombies, The Walking Dead. Without a doubt, ever since the relea...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 February 2017
Injustice 2 Reschedules This Week's Character Reveal

Injustice 2 Reschedules This Week's Character Reveal

NetherRealm Studios reschedules this week’s original character reveal date for its forthcoming fighting game, Injustice 2, pushing the unveiling back until next week. Several days ago, the...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 February 2017
Injustice 2: Next Character Reveal Date

Injustice 2: Next Character Reveal Date

NetherRealm Studios uses Injustice 2‘s official website to list the forthcoming date of the reveal for the next character in its DC-themed superhero fighting game. Just a couple of days ago...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Will Add New Stories Twice A Month

Fire Emblem Heroes Will Add New Stories Twice A Month

Nintendo details how often Fire Emblem Heroes players can expect new content to be added to the recently released smartphone app. Apparently it will be quite often. Last week, Fire Emblem H...

By Brad Jones on 05 February 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Fans 'Re-Roll' for Better Characters

Fire Emblem Heroes Fans 'Re-Roll' for Better Characters

Players of Nintendo’s newest mobile game, Fire Emblem Heroes, use ‘re-rolling’ to get better characters, by deleting and reinstalling the game over and over for better summons. Nintendo’s l...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 February 2017
Fallout Shelter Comes To Xbox One Next Week

Fallout Shelter Comes To Xbox One Next Week

Publisher and developer Bethesda Game Studios officially announces its construction and management simulation mobile game, Fallout Shelter, comes to Xbox One next week. As many gaming fans...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 February 2017
Injustice 2 Confirms Poison Ivy, Bane, & Black Canary

Injustice 2 Confirms Poison Ivy, Bane, & Black Canary

NetherRealm Studios releases a new gameplay trailer for Injustice 2 that features Black Canary in action, plus confirms Bane, Brainiac, and Poison Ivy for the roster. With a few months to g...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 February 2017
Nintendo Wants to Make 2-3 Mobile Games Per Year

Nintendo Wants to Make 2-3 Mobile Games Per Year

As revealed by Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima, Nintendo plans on releasing two to three original mobile games for iOS and Android devices every year. There was once a time when Ninten...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 February 2017
Man Killed By Security Guard While Playing Pokemon GO

Man Killed By Security Guard While Playing Pokemon GO

An unnamed security guard in Chesapeake, Virginia reportedly shoots and kills 60 year old Jiansheng Chen, who was playing Pokemon GO inside a parked van. At the height of its popularity, Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 January 2017
Mobius Final Fantasy Will Crossover with FF 7 Remake

Mobius Final Fantasy Will Crossover with FF 7 Remake

Mobile game Mobius Final Fantasy will be playable on PC via Steam on February 6 with a special crossover event with Final Fantasy VII Remake starting one day later. Mobius Final Fantasy rel...

By Jason Gallagher on 30 January 2017
A New, Safer Pokemon GO Device Might Be In The Works

A New, Safer Pokemon GO Device Might Be In The Works

The Pokemon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara reveals that a new Pokemon GO device may be in the works, with the president citing safety concerns when playing the game. To say that Pokem...

By Rob Gordon on 27 January 2017
New Pokemon Game Released on iOS and Android

New Pokemon Game Released on iOS and Android

The Pokemon Company releases Pokemon Duel on iOS and Android, with the free-to-play game being described as ‘a strategy board game that uses Pokemon figures.’ Pokemon developer The Pokemon...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 January 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Announced for Android and iOS

Fire Emblem Heroes Announced for Android and iOS

Nintendo unveils the first-ever Fire Emblem title arriving for mobile devices in the form of Fire Emblem Heroes, allowing fans to take charge of their favorite warriors. A few years ago it...

By Riley Little on 19 January 2017
Super Mario Run Coming to Android in March

Super Mario Run Coming to Android in March

Nintendo of Japan announces on Twitter that Mario’s first mobile outing, Super Mario Run, will finally be making its way to Android devices at some point in March. Leading up to its release...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 January 2017
Pokemon GO Datamine Suggests More Gen 2 Additions

Pokemon GO Datamine Suggests More Gen 2 Additions

The dataminers at Silph Road are back at it again, this time unveiling code that suggests that Pokemon GO will be getting more Gen 2 monsters in the near future. Pokemon GO might not have m...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 January 2017
Pokemon GO Starbucks Promotion Adds 5,000 Locations

Pokemon GO Starbucks Promotion Adds 5,000 Locations

Pokemon GO developer Niantic announces it’s expanding its PokeStop and Pokemon Gym partnership with Starbucks to an additional 5,000 locations in the United States. There’s little doubt th...

By Boston Blake on 13 January 2017
Pokemon GO Study Estimates Over 144 Billion Steps Taken

Pokemon GO Study Estimates Over 144 Billion Steps Taken

A new Pokemon GO study emerges that calculates the number of steps taken by the mobile game’s players, with an estimate of an unbelievable 144 billion steps. Whether Pokemon GO is seen as o...

By Rob Gordon on 11 January 2017
Pokemon GO is Too Dangerous for China, Claim Officials

Pokemon GO is Too Dangerous for China, Claim Officials

Much to the chagrin of Pokemon fans in China, the country officially bans Pokemon GO from its borders, citing the game as a major hazard to its citizens. Although Pokemon GO is a record-set...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 January 2017
Pokemon GO Revenue Bounces Back Over Holidays

Pokemon GO Revenue Bounces Back Over Holidays

Pokemon GO bounces back to score its highest revenue in several months, after a compelling holiday event prompts scores of players to return to the game. Pokemon GO was undoubtedly one of...

By Brad Jones on 09 January 2017
Ariana Grande Coming to Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius

Ariana Grande Coming to Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius

Pop music sensation Ariana Grande takes to Instagram to reveal her character DW that will be added to the mobile game Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius in a future update. Nickelodeon star turned...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 2017
Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Nintendo announces that Android users can now register on the Google Play store to be notified when Super Mario Run is available to download, much like the game did for iOS users. As one of...

By Riley Little on 30 December 2016
Pokemon GO Reference Appears in Doctor Who

Pokemon GO Reference Appears in Doctor Who

The Doctor Who Christmas special contains a nod to popular mobile game, Pokemon GO, getting a short mention and playing a small role in the episode’s plot. Pokemon GO continues to be a popu...

By Weston Albert on 29 December 2016
Pokemon GO Update Fixes Minor Bugs

Pokemon GO Update Fixes Minor Bugs

Niantic releases the latest update for Pokemon GO, although the update brings little excitement to the table for the holidays, simply offering some minor bug fixes. A new Pokemon GO update...

By John Jacques on 23 December 2016
Pokemon GO Players Help Save Lives In Warehouse Fire

Pokemon GO Players Help Save Lives In Warehouse Fire

Two Pokemon GO players help save lives in St. Louis, discovering a warehouse fire while playing the game and getting hold of the authorities to rescue those trapped inside. The way that Pok...

By Rob Gordon on 22 December 2016
Pokemon GO Releases Apple Watch App

Pokemon GO Releases Apple Watch App

The long-awaited Pokemon GO app for the Apple Watch is now available for download, bringing limited features of Pokemon GO to the Apple Watch experience. The day has finally come for Pokemo...

By Weston Albert on 22 December 2016
Fallout Shelter Gets a Christmas Update

Fallout Shelter Gets a Christmas Update

Publisher and developer Bethesda Game Studios rings in the season by giving its settlement management simulator, Fallout Shelter, an official Christmas update. When Fallout Shelter was init...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 December 2016
Mega Man 1-6 Coming To Mobile Next Month

Mega Man 1-6 Coming To Mobile Next Month

Capcom reveals that the first six games in the Mega Man franchise will be released for iOS and Android devices, with a release date set for January 2017. When it comes to Capcom franchises...

By Rob Gordon on 20 December 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Santa Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Santa Hat Pikachu

For its holiday event, Niantic puts a Santa hat on Pikachu in Pokemon GO. Here’s where to find Santa Hat Pikachu in the game and the easiest way to catch it. After a successful Halloween ev...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 December 2016
The Walking Dead Skips PS3, Xbox 360 for Season 3

The Walking Dead Skips PS3, Xbox 360 for Season 3

The third season of the episodic The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series, A New Frontier, skips a release for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles. Those who have been following The Wa...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2016
8 Super Mario Run Alternatives for iOS and Android

8 Super Mario Run Alternatives for iOS and Android

As Nintendo’s new mobile game costs $10 to unlock completely and won’t launch on Android until 2017, Game Rant has put together a list of Super Mario Run alternatives. Nintendo’s mobile pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 December 2016
Pokemon GO Announces New Pokemon

Pokemon GO Announces New Pokemon

Niantic reveals new Pokemon coming to Pokemon GO, including Pichu and Togepi, which can be hatched from eggs that players pick up from Pokestops in their communities. Last week, developer N...

By Boston Blake on 12 December 2016
Pokemon GO Bug Turns Buddy Pokemon into Scary Giants

Pokemon GO Bug Turns Buddy Pokemon into Scary Giants

A new bug in Pokemon GO is making buddy Pokemon appear as Godzilla-sized giants, sometimes engulfing the entire map under the size of the monstrous Pokemon. The popular Pokemon GO applicati...

By John Jacques on 12 December 2016
Pokemon GO: How to Make Raichu Wear A Santa Hat

Pokemon GO: How to Make Raichu Wear A Santa Hat

The holiday update for Pokemon GO is well underway, allowing fans to go out and capture a festive Pikachu. But there’s a way to secure a Santa hat-wearing Raichu as well. The holiday season...

By Riley Little on 11 December 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Baby Pokemon

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Baby Pokemon

Niantic adds seven baby Pokemon to Pokemon GO, but trainers will have to work to add them to their collections. Check out Game Rant’s guide for collecting all the baby Pokemon. Pokemon GO d...

By Sarah Fields on 10 December 2016
Niantic Shares Crazy Pokemon GO User Stats

Niantic Shares Crazy Pokemon GO User Stats

Pokemon GO users rack up some insane statistics while playing the game, including walking far enough to encompass a large portion of the solar system. For those who thought Pokemon GO was...

By Weston Albert on 10 December 2016
Man Spends $1 Million in Stolen Funds on Game of War

Man Spends $1 Million in Stolen Funds on Game of War

A man from California pleads guilty to embezzling $4.8 million from his place of work, after spending an incredible $1 million on purchases for mobile title Game of War. The notion of free-...

By Rob Gordon on 09 December 2016
Pokemon GO and Starbucks Partnership Is Official

Pokemon GO and Starbucks Partnership Is Official

Pokemon GO developer Niantic confirms that the mobile title’s partnership with Starbucks is now official, bringing with it thousands more Pokestops for players to use. The partnership betw...

By Rob Gordon on 08 December 2016
New Pokemon Confirmed for Pokemon GO

New Pokemon Confirmed for Pokemon GO

Niantic, Inc. officially confirms that brand new Pokemon are going to be on their way to Pokemon GO, with more details set to follow within the next week. If there was any one reason that P...

By Brad Jones on 07 December 2016
Pokemon GO Gym Training Fixed

Pokemon GO Gym Training Fixed

Niantic addresses the balance of gym training in Pokemon GO, putting training rewards back to their original level after a recent update for the mobile title. Pokemon GO has been perhaps th...

By Rob Gordon on 06 December 2016
Pokemon GO's Next Massive Update Leaked by Starbucks?

Pokemon GO's Next Massive Update Leaked by Starbucks?

A huge update for Pokemon GO appears as a possible leak by coffee company Starbucks, as a memo sent to employees hints at ‘new Pokemon’ being added to the game. Over the past week, Niantic...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 December 2016
The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Game Awards Trailer

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Game Awards Trailer

A brand new trailer for the episodic interactive adventure game The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier debuts at The Game Awards 2016. Following the reveal of The Walking De...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 December 2016
Pokemon GO New Tracker Tool Spreads To Other Regions

Pokemon GO New Tracker Tool Spreads To Other Regions

The long awaited Nearby Pokemon feature for Pokemon Go is slowly rolling out to new regions, including the rest of the continental United States and sections of Europe. The history of Pokem...

By Curt Hutson on 01 December 2016
Facebook Launching New Gaming Platform

Facebook Launching New Gaming Platform

Facebook announces Facebook Instant Games, a collection of titles which can be played within Facebook Messenger or the Facebook News Feed on iOS and Android. While Facebook is mostly associ...

By John Jacques on 29 November 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Ditto

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Ditto

Niantic finally releases Ditto into the wild in Pokemon GO, but catching it isn’t so easy. Check out Game Rant’s guide to adding Ditto to a Pokemon collection. Fans of Pokemon GO have been...

By Sarah Fields on 22 November 2016
Pokemon GO May Now Have Shiny Pokemon Variants

Pokemon GO May Now Have Shiny Pokemon Variants

A new datamining effort from the team at The Silph Road indicates that Pokemon GO may be implementing rare “shiny” variants of Pokemon in-game very soon. Pokemon GO might have made a name f...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 November 2016
Pokemon GO May Have Added Ditto Finally

Pokemon GO May Have Added Ditto Finally

The dataminers at The Silph Road are back at it again, and it appears that Pokemon GO‘s latest update might finally include the arrival of the highly sought-after Ditto. It might feel like ...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 November 2016
Pokemon GO Boosts Combat Power for Select Pokemon

Pokemon GO Boosts Combat Power for Select Pokemon

Niantic reveals that some Pokemon have had their Combat Power adjusted in Pokemon GO, and data miners uncover what players can expect from the change. Some Pokemon always have the upper han...

By Sarah Fields on 22 November 2016
Pokemon GO Gets Double XP Event for Thanksgiving

Pokemon GO Gets Double XP Event for Thanksgiving

As a way to say ‘thank you’ to Pokemon GO fans that made it one of the biggest video games of 2016, Niantic is launching a double XP Thanksgiving event. This past summer was huge for Nianti...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2016
Pokemon GO: Users Report Eevees Hatch From 5k Eggs

Pokemon GO: Users Report Eevees Hatch From 5k Eggs

Niantic might be on a roll with the developer’s recent changes to Pokemon GO. After its Halloween event, it appears Eevee is now hatchable from 5k eggs instead of 10k ones. Every time Pokem...

By Cody Gravelle on 03 November 2016
Pokemon GO Revenue Up Due to Halloween Event

Pokemon GO Revenue Up Due to Halloween Event

Mobile app analysis firm SensorTower reveals that popular mobile game Pokemon GO saw a significant boost in revenue during its recent Halloween event. After skyrocketing to popularity this...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 November 2016
Pokemon GO Players Make Amazing Halloween Costumes

Pokemon GO Players Make Amazing Halloween Costumes

Pokemon GO enthusiasts flex their creative muscles to put together impressive Pokemon GO-themed Halloween costumes, dressing up as Pokemon trainers, PokeStops, and more. Thanks to its mass...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 November 2016
Final Fantasy Legends 2 Announced On Mobile

Final Fantasy Legends 2 Announced On Mobile

Square Enix announces that the publisher’s next Final Fantasy project will be Final Fantasy Legends 2, a game made exclusively for iOS and Android mobile devices. Even for a franchise with...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 November 2016
Final Fantasy Project with Chrono Trigger Director

Final Fantasy Project with Chrono Trigger Director

A website teasing a new Final Fantasy announcement pops up online, and it appears famed Chrono Trigger director Takashi Tokita is heavily involved in the project. The list changes drastica...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 October 2016
New Hearthstone Expansion Mean Streets of Gadgetzan

New Hearthstone Expansion Mean Streets of Gadgetzan

Blizzard reveals the newest expansion coming to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, entitled Mean Streets of Gadgetzan, with 132 new cards and brand new tri-class cards on the way. BlizzCon of...

By Sarah Fields on 28 October 2016
Super Mario Run Will Be Partly Free to Play

Super Mario Run Will Be Partly Free to Play

During a financial briefing, Nintendo confirms that mobile game Super Mario Run will be partly free to play and that friends from Miitomo can be carried over. Announced as part of Nintendo...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 October 2016
Pokemon GO Update Changes Egg Color

Pokemon GO Update Changes Egg Color

Niantic begins rolling out a new update for Pokemon GO that fixes some lingering issues with the game and makes some minor tweaks, such as changing the color of eggs. Pokemon GO is the fast...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 October 2016
Nintendo Speaks On Pokemon GO Plus Shortages

Nintendo Speaks On Pokemon GO Plus Shortages

In the wake of shortages of the Pokemon GO Plus, Nintendo makes a statement regarding the wearable Pokemon GO accessory, directly addressing stock shortages and future production. Fans of t...

By Rob Gordon on 26 October 2016
Pokemon GO Still Fastest Selling Mobile Game in History

Pokemon GO Still Fastest Selling Mobile Game in History

Although many users have abandoned the app, Pokemon GO continues to make huge earnings, maintaining its title as the fastest earning mobile gaming app of all time. Pokemon GO has let down a...

By Sarah Fields on 19 October 2016
New Pokemon GO Update Improves Pokemon GO Plus

New Pokemon GO Update Improves Pokemon GO Plus

Niantic releases a new update for Pokemon GO that improves the Pokemon GO Plus watch, making it possible for the device to focus exclusively on PokeStops or Pokemon. Pokemon GO may not be a...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2016
Candy Crush TV Show in the Works

Candy Crush TV Show in the Works

A Candy Crush television show is in the works at Lionsgate, with the TV adaptation being a game show that sees players go through obstacle courses in order to collect pieces of candy. Once...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 October 2016
Pokemon GO: No Plans For Improved Tracker Tool

Pokemon GO: No Plans For Improved Tracker Tool

Niantic reveals that there are no firm plans to release an improved Pokemon GO tracker tool for all users, after removing the original tracker alongside the closure of third-party sites. Al...

By Rob Gordon on 15 October 2016
Sony Will Enter Mobile Game Market By 2018

Sony Will Enter Mobile Game Market By 2018

Looking to capitalize on the massive success of mobile games like Pokemon GO, Sony announces that it is planning to launch up to five smartphone games by early 2018. After launching earlier...

By Derek Nichols on 14 October 2016
Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Niantic quietly rolls out a Pokemon GO tweak, causing the Pokedex to record encounters with Pokemon in Gyms in addition to the existing wild Pokemon encounters. Although Niantic generally a...

By Sarah Fields on 11 October 2016
New Pokemon GO Update Changes How Gyms Work

New Pokemon GO Update Changes How Gyms Work

A new update is announced for Pokemon GO, which will bring a whole new gym experience to the game, making it easier for all players to train at a friendly location. Updates continue to be p...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 10 October 2016
Pokemon GO Players File Complaints With FTC

Pokemon GO Players File Complaints With FTC

Several Pokemon GO users who are upset with Niantic’s popular game take their protests all the way to the top – filing complaints with the federal government. Since Pokemon GO‘s release in...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 09 October 2016
Big Fallout Shelter Patch Adds New Features

Big Fallout Shelter Patch Adds New Features

Bethesda rolls out a new update for Fallout Shelter, bringing back holiday cheer and introducing brand new quests, rewards, and faction-based room themes. The last of Fallout 4‘s official e...

By Sarah Fields on 07 October 2016
BioWare's Jade Empire Hits The App Store Today

BioWare's Jade Empire Hits The App Store Today

BioWare’s epic role-playing game Jade Empire has released on the App Store, allowing gamers to live out their kung fu fantasies in a mythical setting inspired by Imperial China. Having rele...

By Curt Hutson on 07 October 2016
The Netherlands Sues Pokemon GO Developer

The Netherlands Sues Pokemon GO Developer

Authorities from The Netherlands are taking Pokemon GO developer Niantic to court over damage being done by rowdy Pokemon GO players to protected dunes in Kijkduin. It was only three months...

By John Jacques on 05 October 2016
Five Nights at Freddy's Sequel Delayed for Weird Reason

Five Nights at Freddy's Sequel Delayed for Weird Reason

Five Nights at Freddy’s creator Scott Cawthon takes to Steam to tease a possible delay for Five Nights at Freddy’s: Sister Location, the fifth game in the series. For the past couple of ye...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 October 2016
Pokemon GO Will Make Catching Rare Pokemon Easier

Pokemon GO Will Make Catching Rare Pokemon Easier

A new update is set to come to Pokemon GO, bringing with it the ability to raise capture rates for Pokemon by catching many creatures of the same type. Capture rates in Pokemon GO have alwa...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 04 October 2016
Pokemon GO Available in Even More Countries

Pokemon GO Available in Even More Countries

Niantic announces that it has expanded the availability of Pokemon GO even further, with a number of new countries and regions now able to play the game. To say that Pokemon GO has been a g...

By Rob Gordon on 04 October 2016
Pokemon GO Makes $2 Million Every Day

Pokemon GO Makes $2 Million Every Day

Analysis firm Newzoo offers updated revenue and download figures for Pokemon GO, stating that the game makes $2 million for developer Niantic on a daily basis. It’s clear that the massive p...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 October 2016
Pokemon GO Preventing Suicides in Japan

Pokemon GO Preventing Suicides in Japan

The amount of suicides taking place at Japan’s infamous Tojinbo cliffs has reportedly decreased over the last two months as a result of Pokemon GO‘s popularity. Niantic’s massively popular...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 October 2016
Pokemon GO Available In Five New Countries

Pokemon GO Available In Five New Countries

Niantic reveals that Pokemon GO can now be downloaded and played in five new regions, furthering attempts for the game to become a worldwide sensation. Although players who have already got...

By Sarah Fields on 30 September 2016
PewDiePie Teams with Goat Simulator Dev to Make Games

PewDiePie Teams with Goat Simulator Dev to Make Games

PewDiePie reveals that he’s teaming up to make new video games with the creator of Goat Simulator, Armin Ibrisagic, in an effort to bring more comedy to the gaming industry. Goat Simulator...

By Sarah Fields on 30 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Third Nest Migration Has Rolled Out

Pokemon GO: Third Nest Migration Has Rolled Out

Pokemon GO players notice some major changes to the game’s Pokemon nests, and determine that Niantic has once again refreshed the species that appear in each nest. Big updates to Pokemon G...

By Sarah Fields on 27 September 2016
Pokemon Go Plus Review: Engaging But Frustrating

Pokemon Go Plus Review: Engaging But Frustrating

We spend some rigorous time with the highly desired Pokemon GO Plus peripheral, coming away both impressed and a little deflated by the companion accessory. I’ve always thought of myself as...

By Riley Little on 26 September 2016
Animal Shelter Raises $13K With Pokemon GO Event

Animal Shelter Raises $13K With Pokemon GO Event

A Pokemon GO fundraiser event raises an astounding $13,000 in donations for the Wood Green Animal Shelter, a testament to both gaming goodwill and the app’s popularity. The main wave of Pok...

By John Jacques on 26 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Niantic Thanks Google, Talks Launch Issues

Pokemon GO: Niantic Thanks Google, Talks Launch Issues

Niantic CTO Phil Keslin discusses the company’s appreciation for Google’s support during Pokemon GO‘s surge in popularity and how the teams handled server outages. Millions of gamers have p...

By Sarah Fields on 25 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Region Exclusive Pokemon Clarified

Pokemon GO: Region Exclusive Pokemon Clarified

Niantic CEO John Hanke responds to a fan on Twitter, clarifying whether or not region-exclusive Pokemon in Pokemon GO can be hatched from eggs anywhere in the world. Even after one dedicate...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 September 2016
Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

An unidentified assailant attacks Pokemon GO player and Twitch streamer Rickey Yaneza while the latter was livestreaming Pokemon GO gameplay in Central Park. Since Pokemon GO launched last...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 September 2016
Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

A new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine reveals shocking statistics about how many drivers are distracted because they’re playing Pokemon GO in the car. Unfortunately, there are man...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 September 2016
Pokemon GO Patch Brings Back Capture Map

Pokemon GO Patch Brings Back Capture Map

New Pokemon GO update in the works, Niantic claims that update will bring back the Capture Location feature, as well as fix issues with Pokemon GO Plus. Niantic released Pokemon GO Plus a w...

By Fred Harvey on 21 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a t...

By Riley Little on 21 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No  Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO fans dig deep into the game’s latest update, hunting for data indicating that the rare Pokemon Ditto can be unlocked, but find no evidence that’s the case. Pokemon GO re-imagine...

By Sarah Fields on 21 September 2016
Pokemon GO Plus Having Issues on Android

Pokemon GO Plus Having Issues on Android

It seems that Android users are being left behind by Niantic again, as the newly-released Pokemon GO Plus devices are having issues with many smartphones. Ever since the release of Niantic’...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 September 2016
Pokemon GO Player Versus Player Possibly On the Way

Pokemon GO Player Versus Player Possibly On the Way

The Pokemon Company CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara offers an update for fans waiting on the anticipated player-versus-player battling feature in the popular Pokemon GO. It’s safe to say that when p...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 September 2016
Pokemon GO Dev Talks Pokemon Battles Between Players

Pokemon GO Dev Talks Pokemon Battles Between Players

Niantic Labs CEO John Hanke talks about the future of Pokemon GO, and discusses the interest in trainers battling each other and whether it will come to the game. Pokemon GO‘s initial debut...

By Sarah Fields on 17 September 2016
500,000 Users Download Fake Pokemon GO Malware App

500,000 Users Download Fake Pokemon GO Malware App

An App entitled Guide for Pokemon Go has been removed after invasive malware was found hidden inside, but only after half a million users downloaded it. Since its release this past July Pok...

By Fred Harvey on 17 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Buddy Update Launches After Delays

Pokemon GO: Buddy Update Launches After Delays

After much anticipation, Niantic finally releases the hotly anticipated Buddy update for Pokemon GO, allowing fans to take their Pokemon for walks to earn candies. After a delay, and despit...

By Riley Little on 17 September 2016
Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Soccer fans can now download a demo of FIFA 17 that gives players a sneak peek at The Journey, which is EA Sports’ attempt to add a story to the traditional FIFA experience. When EA showed...

By Jason Gallagher on 15 September 2016
Pokemon GO Will Release for Android Watches

Pokemon GO Will Release for Android Watches

Android Wear users are in luck, as dataminers at the Pokemon GO Hub have confirmed that the app will be coming to the smartwatch devices in the near future. Global sensation Pokemon GO may...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 14 September 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use Pokemon GO Plus

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use Pokemon GO Plus

Now that the Pokemon GO Plus accessory is available for Pokemon GO players, we explain how to set up the device, how to catch Pokemon with it, and much more! After the device was delayed ea...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 September 2016
Report: Pokemon GO Paying Player Total Has Dropped 79%

Report: Pokemon GO Paying Player Total Has Dropped 79%

Despite dropping a whopping 79% in paying players since its peak in mid-July, Pokemon GO still remains the most profitable mobile game currently on the marketplace. Despite many writing off...

By Riley Little on 12 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Pikachu Buddy System Easter Egg

Pokemon GO: Pikachu Buddy System Easter Egg

Pokemon GO fans discover an Easter Egg added to the game in the buddy system update that sees Pikachu jumping on the player’s shoulder after walking 10km. By now, it’s no secret that the n...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 September 2016
Pokemon GO: Distance To Walk For Candy For Each Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Distance To Walk For Candy For Each Pokemon

With the buddy update arriving for Pokemon GO, eager walkers-turned-trainers can check out this guide to see how many kilometres they’ll need to walk to get candy for each monster. The late...

By Riley Little on 12 September 2016
Pokemon GO Buddy System Update is Released

Pokemon GO Buddy System Update is Released

Pokemon GO finally gets another way for players to earn candy for their favorite creatures, in the form of a new buddy system that releases in today’s update. Last week, Niantic revealed i...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 September 2016
City Debates How To Handle Pokemon GO's Impact

City Debates How To Handle Pokemon GO's Impact

Citizens of Milwaukee, Wisconsin hold a town meeting to discuss the impact of Pokemon GO on its community, with both its defenders and haters letting loose. There’s no denying that Pokemon...

By Sarah Fields on 10 September 2016
Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Shigeru Miyamoto reveals that Super Mario Run will be a timed-exclusive for iOS devices when it releases in December, but the game will come to Android in 2017. The demise of headphone jack...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2016
Sony CEO: Pokemon GO is a 'Game-Changer'

Sony CEO: Pokemon GO is a 'Game-Changer'

Kaz Hirai, CEO of Sony, reveals plans for the company to pursue mobile gaming ‘aggressively’, while praising the success of Pokemon GO as a prime example of how to achieve success. There’s...

By Riley Little on 05 September 2016
Pokemon GO Hybrids Will Haunt Your Nightmares

Pokemon GO Hybrids Will Haunt Your Nightmares

Twitter artist BrachyZoid recreates screenshots of Pokemon GO Pokemon that appear to be fused together, creating terrifying Pokemon hybrid monstrosities. Pokemon GO, despite its incredible...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 September 2016
Pokemon GO Plus Watch Has a New Release Date

Pokemon GO Plus Watch Has a New Release Date

Nintendo announces the release date for the Pokemon GO Plus watch, which allows users to collect items and capture Pokemon without having to open their phones. When investors realized that...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 September 2016
Pokemon GO Has Been Downloaded Over 500 Million Times

Pokemon GO Has Been Downloaded Over 500 Million Times

Shortly after announcing Pokemon GO for the Apple Smart Watch, Niantic reveals impressive statistics about the success of the popular mobile game so far. While developer Niantic is working...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 September 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: Buddy System

Pokemon GO Guide: Buddy System

Learn all about the buddy system that is being added to Pokemon GO in a future update, including how much distance needs to be walked to earn extra candy. From the outset, Niantic has made...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 September 2016
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Buddy Pokemon Mechanic

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Buddy Pokemon Mechanic

By datamining Pokemon GO, fans discover the ‘buddy Pokemon’ gameplay feature that is set to be added to the popular augmented reality mobile game in a future update. While Pokemon GO fever...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 August 2016
Pokemon GO Getting Homebrew Release for Dreamcast VMU

Pokemon GO Getting Homebrew Release for Dreamcast VMU

One intrepid Dreamcast Visual Memory Unit homebrew developer takes it upon themselves to bring Pokemon GO over to the device, with a VMU port of the title in the pipeline. Although Pokemo...

By Rob Gordon on 29 August 2016
Pokemon GO Dev Will Reverse Some Bans

Pokemon GO Dev Will Reverse Some Bans

Pokemon GO developer Niantic reveals that some banned players who used third-party apps to view Pokemon spawning areas will have their access to the game restored. Many gamers were shock...

By Sarah Fields on 29 August 2016
Pokemon GO Datamining Reveals Upcoming Additions

Pokemon GO Datamining Reveals Upcoming Additions

A Pokemon GO player publishes code samples datamined from the game that seem to reference player trading, a new type of location, and even a means of catching legendary Pokemon. It’s no s...

By Brad Jones on 29 August 2016
Playing Pokemon GO While Driving May Soon Be Illegal

Playing Pokemon GO While Driving May Soon Be Illegal

Lawmakers in California introduce a bill that would make it illegal to play Pokemon GO and other distracting mobile games while operating a motor vehicle. Japan was one of the last region...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 August 2016
Woman Killed By Driver Playing Pokemon GO

Woman Killed By Driver Playing Pokemon GO

One woman is dead and another is seriously injured after a reckless driver in Tokushima, Japan hits them with his vehicle while playing Niantic’s Pokemon GO. Despite losing 15 million dai...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 August 2016
Lucky Pokemon GO Player Lives On Top Of Rare Spawnpoint

Lucky Pokemon GO Player Lives On Top Of Rare Spawnpoint

One Pokemon GO player cannot believe their luck, as their condo acts as a spawnpoint for a variety of incredibly hard-to-find Pokemon available for the mobile sensation. As soon as Pokemo...

By Rob Gordon on 24 August 2016
Pokemon GO Has Lost Over 15 Million Daily Users

Pokemon GO Has Lost Over 15 Million Daily Users

According to a report from Axiom Capital Management, Pokemon GO has lost more than 15 million daily users, accounting for a third of the game’s peak player numbers. Since it first launche...

By Boston Blake on 24 August 2016
Pokemon GO: Thousands in Taiwan Try to Catch Snorlax

Pokemon GO: Thousands in Taiwan Try to Catch Snorlax

Watch as thousands of dedicated Pokemon GO players in Taipei, Taiwan stampede through the city’s busy Xinbeitou district in search of a rare wild Snorlax. Love it or hate it, there’s no d...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 August 2016
Pokemon GO Player Gets Entire Country Banned

Pokemon GO Player Gets Entire Country Banned

By targeting a national cell phone carrier’s IP address, one Pokemon GO player gets the entire country of Belgium banned from the game for a couple days. Unsurprisingly, the incredible su...

By Boston Blake on 23 August 2016
1,000,000 EXP Pokemon Go Charity Run Results in Ban

1,000,000 EXP Pokemon Go Charity Run Results in Ban

A Pokemon Go player attempting to earn a record breaking 1,000,000 experience in a single day is now banned after triggering a Niantic anti-botting measure. With the success of Pokemon Go...

By Rory Young on 23 August 2016
Pokemon GO 'Tours' Selling for $200 in Europe

Pokemon GO 'Tours' Selling for $200 in Europe

One touring company gets in on the Pokemon GO obsession, offering a variety of walking and driving tours in the U.S. and Europe so trainers can catch ’em all. Pokemon GO has had an unexpe...

By Sarah Fields on 20 August 2016
Pokemon GO Hit With Class Action Lawsuit

Pokemon GO Hit With Class Action Lawsuit

Niantic, Nintendo and The Pokemon Company face a class-action lawsuit from a couple who are upset about Pokemon GO players trespassing on their property. About two weeks ago, Pokemon GO d...

By Jason Gallagher on 17 August 2016
Pokemon GO: Volkswagen Employees Banned From Playing

Pokemon GO: Volkswagen Employees Banned From Playing

German vehicles manufacturer Volkswagen bans its employees from playing Pokemon GO, fearing that it could potentially be used for corporate espionage. Niantic’s augmented-reality app Poke...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 August 2016
Pokemon GO Could Be Banned From This French Town

Pokemon GO Could Be Banned From This French Town

The mayor of a small town in France has sent an official decree to Niantic requesting that they remove everything Pokemon GO related from within the town’s borders. Pokemon GO may be a gl...

By John Jacques on 15 August 2016
1 Million UK Pokemon GO Players Have Spent Money on App

1 Million UK Pokemon GO Players Have Spent Money on App

One study reveals that Pokemon GO is a huge success in the UK, with 6.1 million downloads and over 1 million of those users spending money on the game. Pokemon GO took the United States b...

By Sarah Fields on 15 August 2016
Pokemon Gym Glitch Needs Fixing

Pokemon Gym Glitch Needs Fixing

A new troublesome glitch in Pokemon GO lets players occupy gyms without any fear of losing a Pokemon battle and, in turn, earn an endless source of Pokecoins. Beware Pokémon GO players, t...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 August 2016
Pokemon GO Players in Florida Being Stalked by a Clown

Pokemon GO Players in Florida Being Stalked by a Clown

Wrinkles the Clown, a deranged performer that can be hired to scare people as a prank, is seen stalking unsuspecting Pokemon GO players in southwest Florida. Over the past couple of years...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 August 2016
Pokemon GO Companies Sued Over Trespassing Issues

Pokemon GO Companies Sued Over Trespassing Issues

New Jersey resident Jeffrey Marder files a lawsuit against Nintendo, Niantic, and The Pokemon Company, claiming Pokemon GO encourages people to trespass on his property. Since its launch last month,...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 August 2016
Pokemon GO Banned in Iran

Pokemon GO Banned in Iran

The Iranian government decides to ban its people from playing the popular augmented reality mobile game Pokemon GO, citing security concerns as the reason. Since its release last month, P...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 August 2016
Pokemon GO Causes Surge in Battery Pack Sales

Pokemon GO Causes Surge in Battery Pack Sales

Pokemon GO impacts the economy again, this time causing the sales of external battery packs for mobile devices to increase dramatically in just two weeks. While far from every Pokemon GO...

By Sarah Fields on 08 August 2016
Twitch Bans Pokemon GO Streams That Use Cheats

Twitch Bans Pokemon GO Streams That Use Cheats

Twitch announces that users using cheats for their streams of mobile title Pokemon GO will be on the receiving end of punishment, up to and including bans. Online streaming service Twitch...

By Rob Gordon on 08 August 2016
Pokemon GO's Improved Tracker Tool is in Beta Testing

Pokemon GO's Improved Tracker Tool is in Beta Testing

Niantic’s latest Pokemon GO update introduces a new iteration of the ‘nearby’ monster tracking system — but not all players have access to the feature just yet. When Niantic removed the f...

By Brad Jones on 07 August 2016
No Man's Sky Companion App Available Now

No Man's Sky Companion App Available Now

No Man’s Sky fan and Reddit user aleator83 creates a mobile companion app for the game that features a planet name generator, an elements journal, and more. For many blockbuster video ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 August 2016
Pokemon GO Dev Takes Legendary Pokemon Away From Cheats

Pokemon GO Dev Takes Legendary Pokemon Away From Cheats

Pokemon Go developer Niantic is cracking down on cheaters who obtained legendary Pokemon like Articuno ahead of schedule, completely removing the creatures from their accounts. It’s been...

By Jason Gallagher on 05 August 2016
Pokemon GO Will Return Battery Saver Mode to iOS Soon

Pokemon GO Will Return Battery Saver Mode to iOS Soon

The developer behind Pokemon GO provides gamers with an update on the battery saver mode for its immensely popular mobile game. Don’t worry, it’s on the way. Despite how popular the game...

By Riley Little on 05 August 2016
Why Pokemon GO Tracking Sites Were Shut Down

Why Pokemon GO Tracking Sites Were Shut Down

Pokemon GO developer Niantic gives a detailed explanation about why it closed down popular Pokemon tracking sites like Pokevision, citing server issues for the action. Despite being a re...

By Boston Blake on 05 August 2016
Pokemon Go Tracker PokeVision Accrued 50 Million Users

Pokemon Go Tracker PokeVision Accrued 50 Million Users

The creator of the Pokemon GO tracker PokeVision reveals the website’s count of over 50 million unique visitors over three weeks and 11 million per day prior to its closure. The unstable...

By Rory Young on 03 August 2016
Pokemon GO Bug Causes Pokemon To Change After Capture

Pokemon GO Bug Causes Pokemon To Change After Capture

A new bug is being reported in Pokemon GO that transforms Pokemon into another one altogether after being caught, causing more headaches for trainers. Just days after the controversial up...

By Curt Hutson on 02 August 2016
Niantic Explains Controversial Pokemon GO Changes

Niantic Explains Controversial Pokemon GO Changes

Following a series of controversial updates made to Pokemon GO, such as the removal of the Pokemon tracker, Niantic have posted up a response explaining why the changes were made. In the...

By Alexander Pan on 02 August 2016
Parents Chose Pokemon GO Over Watching Toddler

Parents Chose Pokemon GO Over Watching Toddler

The parents of a toddler are charged with child neglect and endangerment after abandoning their child in order to play Niantic’s popular mobile title Pokemon GO. Since Pokemon GO launched...

By Rob Gordon on 02 August 2016
Pokemon GO Dev Will Remove Pokestops If Requested

Pokemon GO Dev Will Remove Pokestops If Requested

Pokemon GO developer Niantic appears to be responding to requests to remove Pokestops if they are known to be causing problems for local businesses or the surrounding community. One of the more amus...

By Jason Gallagher on 02 August 2016
New Pokemon GO Tracking Site Appears

New Pokemon GO Tracking Site Appears

A new mobile app surfaces that functions a lot like Pokevision, allowing Pokemon GO players to accurately track Pokemon, find rare Pokemon, and know how long they are available. When site...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 August 2016
New Five Nights at Freddy's Gets Release Date

New Five Nights at Freddy's Gets Release Date

The newest installment to the horror series just got a Steam page, which gives a release date, some new screenshots, and a creepy description of the game’s setting. 2016 has been a big ye...

By Fred Harvey on 02 August 2016
Pokemon GO Players Turning Against Developer

Pokemon GO Players Turning Against Developer

Pokemon GO fans are not happy following the latest update to Niantic’s popular Pokemon-themed AR game, with many voicing their anger through online protests. There’s no doubt that Nianti...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 01 August 2016
Pokemon GO's Rating Removed from the Apple App Store

Pokemon GO's Rating Removed from the Apple App Store

Following a tremendous player fallout after the latest Pokemon GO update, ratings have been removed from the game’s page in the Apple App Store due to an outpour of bad reviews. Update: T...

By Curt Hutson on 01 August 2016
Pokemon GO Revenue Reaches $160 Million

Pokemon GO Revenue Reaches $160 Million

A mobile application monitoring website reports that Pokemon GO has now made over 160 million dollars in revenue, and posts some interesting statistics about the application. Pokemon GO m...

By John Jacques on 01 August 2016
Pokemon Go CEO Has His Twitter Account Hacked

Pokemon Go CEO Has His Twitter Account Hacked

Hacker group Our Mine confirms that they have hacked into the Twitter account of Pokemon Go/Niantic CEO John Hinke to protest an issue may not be on the radar of many at the moment. For a...

By Derek Nichols on 01 August 2016
Pokemon GO Players Have Begun Requesting Refunds

Pokemon GO Players Have Begun Requesting Refunds

Pokemon GO players request and receive refunds following the removal of the game’s tracking system and the forced shutdown of some third party websites. Pokemon GO remains one of the mos...

By Jason Gallagher on 01 August 2016
Pokemon GO Usage Dropped Off After Three-Step Bug

Pokemon GO Usage Dropped Off After Three-Step Bug

A new survey reveals that the number of gamers actively playing Pokemon GO has been gradually falling ever since the three-step Pokemon Tracker bug began. Pokemon GO has experienced remar...

By Sarah Fields on 31 July 2016
Pokemon GO Developer Shuts Down Sites Like Pokevision

Pokemon GO Developer Shuts Down Sites Like Pokevision

Two major third-party Pokemon GO Pokemon tracking websites cease operations on the same day, likely indicating that they were forced to shut down by Niantic. Due in part to the broken Pok...

By Sarah Fields on 31 July 2016
Pokemon GO Update Removes Footprints, Fixes Bugs

Pokemon GO Update Removes Footprints, Fixes Bugs

The newest update for Pokemon GO begins rolling out, bringing bug fixes, the option to customize a trainer’s appearance anytime, and a change to the Pokemon Tracker. The next version of P...

By Sarah Fields on 30 July 2016
Pokemon GO Updates To Be Careful With PokeStops, Gyms

Pokemon GO Updates To Be Careful With PokeStops, Gyms

Pokemon GO‘s marketing director explains that The Pokemon Company will be mindful of real-world locations not necessarily wanting a PokeStop or Gym at their location. Pokemon GO has alre...

By Sarah Fields on 30 July 2016
Pokemon GO Dev Doesn't Like Pokevision

Pokemon GO Dev Doesn't Like Pokevision

Niantic CEO John Hanke chastises the use of tracking apps/sites like Pokevision for the way they access the back-end data of Pokemon GO without permission. In just a short amount of time...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 July 2016
Pokemon GO: These GPS Cheating Apps Could Get You A Ban

Pokemon GO: These GPS Cheating Apps Could Get You A Ban

Pokemon GO requires players to leave the comfort of their own a home – a feature that has led to many people heading for a ban, as GPS spoofing becomes a popular workaround. Pokemon GO has become...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 July 2016
Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan Expansion Details

Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan Expansion Details

Blizzard unveils the newest adventure that Hearthstone players will be able to embark on, as One Night in Karazhan looks to disco strut its way into stardom next month. Hearthstone is yet a...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 July 2016
Pokemon GO Plus Watch Delayed to September

Pokemon GO Plus Watch Delayed to September

Nintendo of America announces that the wearable Pokemon GO Plus accessory has been delayed beyond its expected release date of July 2016, despite massive demand for the product. Pokemon GO has been...

By Brad Jones on 27 July 2016
Pokemon GO: How to Trigger Pokemon Spawns

Pokemon GO: How to Trigger Pokemon Spawns

By now most gamers are well aware of Pokémon GO, the massive mobile phenomenon that has been dominating the conversation for the past few weeks. Many are even engrossed in the experience, desperate...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 July 2016
Pokemon GO Will Stop Gym Poaching

Pokemon GO Will Stop Gym Poaching

Niantic CEO John Hanke promises that the Pokemon GO developer will take steps to eliminate Gym poaching from the game, hopefully alleviating one of its major issues. During the Pokémon GO panel at...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 July 2016
Pokemon GO Hunt Results in Late-Night Shootout

Pokemon GO Hunt Results in Late-Night Shootout

A group of Las Vegas Pokemon GO players are targeted by armed robbers in a park, but one armed player fights back, drawing a weapon and starting a shootout. While Pokemon GO draws a lot of people t...

By Sarah Fields on 27 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: Every Type's Strengths and Weaknesses

Pokemon GO Guide: Every Type's Strengths and Weaknesses

This Pokemon GO guide helps new Pokemon trainers be successful in gym battles by explaining all the different Pokemon types, their strengths, and weaknesses. The millions of people that h...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 July 2016
Thousands of Pokemon GO Players Fall for Mewtwo Prank in Japan

Thousands of Pokemon GO Players Fall for Mewtwo Prank in Japan

Thousands of Pokemon GO players flock to Tsuruma Park in Nagoya, Japan after a prank pulled them in with the hopes of catching the Legendary Mewtwo. Evidently, that didn’t pan out. As any Pokemon f...

By Riley Little on 26 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Disproved Ditto Theories

Pokemon GO: Disproved Ditto Theories

Ditto is one of the most sought after creatures in Pokemon GO, but many methods of finding him have already been disproven — here’s the lowdown on which strategies are fake. Just like prior games i...

By Brad Jones on 26 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use Incense Correctly

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use Incense Correctly

Incense is a valuable tool in any Pokemon GO trainer’s arsenal, but using it with these tips will make it an even more effective way of catching Pokemon. Catching Pokemon is how players get anythin...

By Sarah Fields on 26 July 2016
Twitch Streamer Swatted While Playing Pokemon GO

Twitch Streamer Swatted While Playing Pokemon GO

Twitch streamer Summit1G has a scary experience while playing Pokemon GO in a public park as he becomes the latest gaming celebrity to fall victim to a “Swatting” prank. While Pokemon GO is clearly...

By Jason Gallagher on 26 July 2016
GR Pick: Sir David Attenborough Narrating Pokemon GO

GR Pick: Sir David Attenborough Narrating Pokemon GO

One creative group pairs the legendary naturalist Sir David Attenborough with footage of Pokemon GO, creating a glimpse of what a Pokemon nature show could be like. Pokemon has seen its fair share...

By Sarah Fields on 26 July 2016
Pokemon GO Could Add Pokemon Centers

Pokemon GO Could Add Pokemon Centers

Speaking at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, Niantic CEO John Hanke hinted that Pokemon Centers could be introduced to Pokemon GO in a future update. Pokemon GO has been available for a matter of...

By Brad Jones on 25 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Future Generation Pokemon Are Coming

Pokemon GO: Future Generation Pokemon Are Coming

During the Pokemon GO panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Niantic CEO John Hanke suggested that new generations of creatures will eventually make their way into the game. Now that we’re a few...

By Alexander Pan on 25 July 2016
Pokemon GO Team Leaders Revealed

Pokemon GO Team Leaders Revealed

At its Comic-Con 2016 panel, Pokemon GO developer Niantic reveals the team leaders for the three teams in the game and teases future legendary Pokemon release events. When Pokémon GO first debuted...

By Anthony Taormina on 25 July 2016
Pokemon GO Still Has Undiscovered Easter Eggs

Pokemon GO Still Has Undiscovered Easter Eggs

During the Pokemon GO panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Niantic CEO John Hanke confirmed the infamous Eevee naming tactic – but also teased more undiscovered Easter Eggs. At this point, the...

By Riley Little on 24 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Here Are the Region-Specific Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Here Are the Region-Specific Pokemon

Reports suggest that a number of Pokemon in Pokemon GO are specific to different regions of the world. Read on to find out where to catch these elusive monsters. Although all 151 of the original ge...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2016
South Park Won't Have A Pokemon GO Episode

South Park Won't Have A Pokemon GO Episode

During the South Park 20th anniversary panel at San Diego Comic-Con, the possibility of a Pokemon GO-inspired episode was brought up – but it sounds as if there won’t be one. There are few shows th...

By Riley Little on 24 July 2016
Teens Cross US-Canada Border Playing Pokemon GO

Teens Cross US-Canada Border Playing Pokemon GO

United States Border Patrol agents pick up a pair of Canadian teenagers who had inadvertently entered the United States illegally while playing Pokemon GO. Although Pokemon GO already warns users t...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2016
Pokemon GO Gym and PokeStop Request Form is Now Closed

Pokemon GO Gym and PokeStop Request Form is Now Closed

Niantic announces it’s no longer taking requests for new Pokemon GO Gym and PokeStop locations, while also adding a form to request the removal of a Gym or PokeStop. One of the most surprising resu...

By Fred Harvey on 22 July 2016
Snowden Director: Pokemon GO is Invasion of Privacy

Snowden Director: Pokemon GO is Invasion of Privacy

Director Oliver Stone accuses Pokemon GO of being a massive security threat during a panel for his upcoming film Snowden at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con. While the many negative news stories that s...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: Trainer Rewards For Every Level

Pokemon GO Guide: Trainer Rewards For Every Level

Leveling trainers in Pokemon GO can be a daunting task, but luckily, there are plenty of incentives to keep going and important milestones that help players catch even the most elusive Pokémon. Whe...

By Curt Hutson on 22 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Catches Every Pokemon in America

Pokemon GO Player Catches Every Pokemon in America

Pokemon GO has only been out in the US for a couple of weeks, but one enthusiastic Pokemon trainer has already caught every available creature in their region. From pushing Nintendo’s market value...

By Alexander Pan on 22 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: Every Way To Earn Experience Points

Pokemon GO Guide: Every Way To Earn Experience Points

As fun as Pokemon GO can be, it can become a grind as players begin to gain levels slower. Here’s every known method of earning XP to help plan and speed up trainer growth. Pokemon GO may be a game...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 July 2016
Pokemon GO Japanese Launch Delayed

Pokemon GO Japanese Launch Delayed

In what remains one of the stranger news stories stemming from the staggered Pokemon GO global release, Japanese gamers still don’t have their hands on the game. It’s hard to remember the last time...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 July 2016
Pokemon GO: High Level Players Face Major Scaling Issue

Pokemon GO: High Level Players Face Major Scaling Issue

One Pokemon GO player posts their experience reaching level 30, explaining that climbing past that rank is nearly impossible at this time, and that changes need to be made. Like all games, leveling...

By Sarah Fields on 21 July 2016
Microsoft Reimagines Xbox Games As Pokemon GO Clones

Microsoft Reimagines Xbox Games As Pokemon GO Clones

Microsoft releases a trio of concept images showing Microsoft games getting the Pokemon GO spin, prompting some to wonder if the company is gauging fan interest in such an idea. Microsoft has offic...

By John Jacques on 21 July 2016
South Park Special Edition Comes With RC Coon Mobile

South Park Special Edition Comes With RC Coon Mobile

A special edition of South Park: The Fractured But Whole appears online, and it includes a mobile-device controlled coon mobile driven by Cartman as The Coon. Special editions are often big sellers...

By Sarah Fields on 21 July 2016
Pokemon GO Has Made Nintendo Worth More Than Sony

Pokemon GO Has Made Nintendo Worth More Than Sony

A new Bloomberg report shows that thanks to the mobile gaming sensation that is Pokemon GO, Nintendo’s market value is now greater than that of Sony’s. After a rather impressive performance in the...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Drives into Cop Car

Pokemon GO Player Drives into Cop Car

Watch as a Pokemon GO player in Baltimore, Maryland ends up sideswiping a parked police vehicle while trying to play the game and drive at the same time. As soon as Pokemon GO launched, a police st...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2016
Opinion: Nostalgia Is What Makes Pokemon GO Work

Opinion: Nostalgia Is What Makes Pokemon GO Work

With mobile sensation Pokemon GO seemingly going from strength to strength, one Game Rant writer takes a look at exactly how important nostalgia is for the success of the game. In a year full of hu...

By Rob Gordon on 20 July 2016
Pokemon GO is Boosting Sales for GameStop

Pokemon GO is Boosting Sales for GameStop

GameStop claims that the augmented reality game Pokemon GO has caused a significant boost in sales and foot traffic at stores that have been designated PokeStops and Gyms. People and organizations...

By Fred Harvey on 20 July 2016
High Level Pokemon GO Accounts Selling on eBay

High Level Pokemon GO Accounts Selling on eBay

Some business-minded mobile gamers are making good use of their high level Pokemon GO accounts, selling them on sites like eBay for hundreds of dollars. Pokemon GO has already become a massive mone...

By Rob Gordon on 20 July 2016
Pokemon GO Helps Nintendo Break Stock Market Records

Pokemon GO Helps Nintendo Break Stock Market Records

Nintendo breaks a Tokyo stock market record, thanks to the release of successful mobile game Pokemon GO, the announcement of the NES Classic, and other factors. Some may not realize this, but Ninte...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Japan Launch Date, McDonald's Partnership

Pokemon GO: Japan Launch Date, McDonald's Partnership

Niantic reveals the Japanese launch date for mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO, and also confirms that the game’s first sponsored location will be McDonald’s. Pokemon GO surpassed Candy Crush Sag...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2016
Pokemon GO Tracker Glitch is Making it Hard to Find Pokemon

Pokemon GO Tracker Glitch is Making it Hard to Find Pokemon

Pokemon GO players report a new bug with the massively popular mobile game that makes it almost impossible to capture desired Pokemon using the tracker. By now it’s pretty clear that Pokémon GO is...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 July 2016
Pokemon GO Purchases Are 50% of Daily Mobile Purchases

Pokemon GO Purchases Are 50% of Daily Mobile Purchases

Pokemon GO isn’t hindered by its Free-to-Play price tag when it comes to making money – with the app’s microtransactions proving to be incredibly popular. If you’ve been paying attention over the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 19 July 2016
GR Pick: The Simpsons Play Pokemon GO

GR Pick: The Simpsons Play Pokemon GO

Fox releases a new video showing The Simpsons hopping onto the Pokemon GO craze. Between playing the app and being a responsible parent, Homer’s choice is obvious. The world seems to have ignited i...

By John Jacques on 19 July 2016
Pokemon GO: 5 Ways to Make It Even Better

Pokemon GO: 5 Ways to Make It Even Better

Pokemon GO has quickly become a mobile gaming phenomenon, but there’s still room for improvement. Here are five ways Niantic can make Pokemon GO even better. Many people thought Pokemon GO was goi...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2016
Police Using Pokemon GO To Lure Fugitives

Police Using Pokemon GO To Lure Fugitives

The police department of Manchester, New Hampshire, is attempting to capture fugitives through tempting suspects with the prospect of rare Pokemon GO monsters. Pokemon GO has managed to grab the at...

By Rob Gordon on 18 July 2016
Justin Bieber Joins Rare Pokemon GO Hunt

Justin Bieber Joins Rare Pokemon GO Hunt

A mass of Pokemon GO gamers out to catch a Gyarados were so focused on the application that they didn’t notice when Justin Bieber joined in on the hunt. Now that Pokemon GO has released in Canada,...

By John Jacques on 18 July 2016
Pokemon GO Players Shot At After Trespassing

Pokemon GO Players Shot At After Trespassing

A Florida man has fired warning shots at two teenagers who were attempting to catch monsters in Pokemon GO near his property in the middle of the night. Since its release earlier this month, Pokemo...

By Brad Jones on 18 July 2016
Pokemon GO Finally Arrives in Canada

Pokemon GO Finally Arrives in Canada

Nintendo and Niantic have officially launched the incredibly popular Pokemon GO game for iOS and Android smartphones in the one and only Great White North. Since Pokemon GO has been making headline...

By Riley Little on 18 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Does Eevee Need Nerfing?

Pokemon GO: Does Eevee Need Nerfing?

Eevee holds a lot of potential in Pokemon GO, to the point where fans are taking to the internet to complain about the evolution Pokemon being too over-powered. Pokemon GO has been out for a while...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Arrested Visiting Police Station

Pokemon GO Player Arrested Visiting Police Station

A Pokemon GO player unknowingly walks into a police station in search of a Pokemon gym, only to to be quickly arrested due to an outstanding warrant. Between weary players hiring drivers in order t...

By Alexander Pan on 18 July 2016
Mobius Final Fantasy Gets US Release Date

Mobius Final Fantasy Gets US Release Date

Square Enix announces that Mobius Final Fantasy title will be hitting North American shores ahead of Final Fantasy 15, and pre-registration bonuses are still available. There might not be a better...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 July 2016
Craziest Pokemon GO Stories of the Week

Craziest Pokemon GO Stories of the Week

Pokemon GO players all over the world have had many crazy stories to share since the game’s launch, and we have collected the craziest Pokemon GO stories so far. Mobile gaming sensation Pokemon GO...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 July 2016
MMA Fighter Rolls Pokeball At Defeated Opponent

MMA Fighter Rolls Pokeball At Defeated Opponent

MMA fighter Michael Page just took the Pokemon GO craze to new heights as after knocking out Evangelista Santos, he pulls out a Pokeball and rolls it towards his downed opponent. From Pokemon GO gy...

By Alexander Pan on 17 July 2016
Pokemon GO Panel Upgraded at San Diego Comic-Con

Pokemon GO Panel Upgraded at San Diego Comic-Con

Due to the game’s massive popularity, Pokemon GO‘s panel at San Diego Comic Con next week is being upgraded to Hall H, which will allow for 6,500 attendees. Ever since Pokemon GO was first announce...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Vaporeon Appearance Causes Stampede

Pokemon GO: Vaporeon Appearance Causes Stampede

Pokemon GO players flock in great numbers to New York City’s Central Park after the rare and illusive Water-type Eevee evolution, Vaporeon, appears in the area. There’s no denying just how impactf...

By Riley Little on 16 July 2016
Pokemon GO Released in Italy, Spain, and Portugal

Pokemon GO Released in Italy, Spain, and Portugal

Niantic releases the smash hit mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO in more regions, with players in Italy, Spain, and Portugal now able to join in on the fun. Pokemon GO is probably the most popula...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2016
Pokemon GO Servers Hit by DDoS Attack

Pokemon GO Servers Hit by DDoS Attack

The Pokemon GO servers are down again, this time allegedly due to the efforts of hacker group PoodleCorp who used a DDoS attack to keep fans from their Pokemon adventure. If you’re one of Pokemon G...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 16 July 2016
Pokemon GO Used by Animal Shelter to Find Dog Walkers

Pokemon GO Used by Animal Shelter to Find Dog Walkers

Pokemon GO continues to be a force for good, as Muncie Animal Shelter encourages gamers to take a dog with them as they head out on their Pokemon adventures. Niantic Inc.’s latest Pokemon-themed a...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Quits Job to Play the Game Full-Time

Pokemon GO Player Quits Job to Play the Game Full-Time

One Pokemon GO player recreates the classic in-game Pokemon trainer experience, quitting his job to travel the country and capture every Pokemon in the game. Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm...

By Sarah Fields on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Contest Offers $5,000 for Rare Pokemon

Pokemon GO Contest Offers $5,000 for Rare Pokemon

Ripley’s Believe it or Not announces a contest in which Pokemon GO players can compete to win $100 daily prizes and a $5000 grand prize for their Pokemon captures. Filling out the Pokedex in any P...

By Sarah Fields on 15 July 2016
6 Strange Pokemon Go PokeStops

6 Strange Pokemon Go PokeStops

While Pokemon GO typically has sensible PokeStop locations, sometimes Pokemon trainers might find themselves in a strange, or downright dangerous, location. Pokemon GO has truly transformed how the...

By John Jacques on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Players Search Area 51

Pokemon GO Players Search Area 51

The writers from Frag Hero recently played Pokemon GO on the Extraterrestrial highway near Area 51 in Arizona, finding empty gyms and quite a few Pokemon. Pokemon GO has been putting its players in...

By Fred Harvey on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Taking PokeStop and Gym Requests

Pokemon GO Taking PokeStop and Gym Requests

Pokemon GO developer Niantic begins taking new requests for PokeStops and Gyms for the mobile title, allowing players to try and open up more vital locations in their area. Those playing Pokemon G...

By Rob Gordon on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO: What Can Hatch From Each Type of Egg

Pokemon GO: What Can Hatch From Each Type of Egg

Eggs are a sure-fire way of catching Pokemon in Pokemon GO — here’s a guide on what to expect from the three types of egg that are currently available in the game. Trainers who have found themselve...

By Brad Jones on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Breaks the Often-Solitary Nature of Gaming

Pokemon GO Breaks the Often-Solitary Nature of Gaming

Pokemon GO allows players a way to live out an augmented reality version of the Pokemon world, but it’s also bringing gamers together like never before. Pokemon GO has taken the gaming world by st...

By Sarah Fields on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How To Use Tracker Tool

Pokemon GO Guide: How To Use Tracker Tool

Pokemon GO’s tracker tool is incredibly helpful, but the game doesn’t do a great job explaining how to use it. This guide explains how to find ’em all. One of the great things about Pokemon GO is...

By Denny Connolly on 14 July 2016
Pokemon GO Players Get Unlimited Data with T-Mobile

Pokemon GO Players Get Unlimited Data with T-Mobile

T-Mobile announces a free promotion that will make the Pokemon GO application exempt from data charges for a year, along with some extra prize giveaways. It looks like Mcdonald’s isn’t the only com...

By John Jacques on 14 July 2016
Pokemon GO is Available Now in the UK

Pokemon GO is Available Now in the UK

Pokemon GO releases in another major international market, this time bringing the phenomenon of real-life Pokemon training to the shores of the United Kingdom. Countless prospective Pokemon traine...

By Brad Jones on 14 July 2016
Mom Blames Pokemon Go After Teenager Gets Hit By Car

Mom Blames Pokemon Go After Teenager Gets Hit By Car

The mother of a 15-year-old girl who was hit by a car says Pokemon Go is to blame for her daughter’s injuries and is urging other parents to keep their kids away from the game. Pokemon Go has taken...

By Jason Gallagher on 14 July 2016
Pokemon GO Players Help Catch an Attempted Murderer

Pokemon GO Players Help Catch an Attempted Murderer

During their hunt for Pokemon in downtown Fullerton, two Marine Corps veterans and Pokemon GO players unintentionally help to catch an attempted murderer. Since launching in the United States, New...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 July 2016
Pokemon GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO becomes the biggest mobile game in U.S. history and shows no signs of slowing down as it continues to surpass the user base of multiple services. Since its launch, some Pokemon GO player...

By Weston Albert on 14 July 2016
Pokemong GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemong GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO becomes the biggest mobile game in U.S. history and shows no signs of slowing down as it continues to surpass the user base of multiple services. Since its launch, some Pokemon GO player...

By Weston Albert on 14 July 2016
Rumor: Pokemon GO Partnering With McDonald's

Rumor: Pokemon GO Partnering With McDonald's

Gamers digging through Pokemon GO‘s code on Android discover the existence of sponsored locations, with direct reference to fast food chain giant McDonald’s. Seemingly overnight, Pokemon GO has blo...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 July 2016
Pokemon GO Has Made Over $14 Million Already

Pokemon GO Has Made Over $14 Million Already

Pokemon GO‘s microtransactions are optional, but that hasn’t stopped the outrageously popular game from generating a massive profit in just under a week. Pokemon GO has been an explosive success f...

By Sarah Fields on 13 July 2016
Now Twitch is Playing Pokemon GO

Now Twitch is Playing Pokemon GO

The Pokemon GO phenomenon has now taken over Twitch with livestreamers taking their outfits on the road, and even the ‘Twitch Plays’ experiment returning for the mobile hit. About two years ago the ga...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Rare Pokemon

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Rare Pokemon

Pokemon GO is filled with Pokemon of all kinds, including rare creatures that are difficult to catch. Read our guide for tips on how to make catching rare Pokemon easier. While we don’t have exact...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 July 2016
Pokemon GO: Ripoff App is No. 1 In Several App Stores

Pokemon GO: Ripoff App is No. 1 In Several App Stores

A Pokemon GO ripoff application is tricking gamers into downloading the false product, and then manipulating votes in order to top iTunes charts in several regions. It’s no secret that Pokemon GO h...

By John Jacques on 12 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use Pokestops

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use Pokestops

To truly master Pokemon Go, players need to take full advantage of the Pokestops they come across over the course of their travels — here’s all the latest intel on how to get the most out of these...

By Brad Jones on 12 July 2016
Pokemon GO Plus Selling for $100 on eBay

Pokemon GO Plus Selling for $100 on eBay

Pre-order customers of Pokemon GO Plus look to make some money on their yet-to-be released peripheral, inviting bids upwards of $100 on eBay for the device. Mobile phenomenon Pokemon GO may be free...

By Rob Gordon on 11 July 2016
Pokemon GO Will Add Pokemon Trading

Pokemon GO Will Add Pokemon Trading

John Hanke, CEO of Pokemon GO developer Niantic, reveals that Pokemon trading will eventually come to the massively popular mobile game in a future update. While Pokémon GO is already a worldwide p...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 July 2016
Robbers Used Pokemon GO to Lure in 9 Different Victims

Robbers Used Pokemon GO to Lure in 9 Different Victims

The O’Fallon Missouri Police Department issues a statement stating that a group of armed robbers has been arrested after using Pokemon GO to lure in victims. There’s no questioning the impact that...

By Riley Little on 10 July 2016
Donald Trump's Trump Tower is a Pokemon GO Gym

Donald Trump's Trump Tower is a Pokemon GO Gym

Pokemon GO players from New York City discover that Trump Tower, the skyscraper owned by current Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, is a gym in the game. In the world of Pokemon GO, p...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 July 2016
Pokemon Go Guide: How to Get Pokecoins

Pokemon Go Guide: How to Get Pokecoins

While Pokemon GO may be a “free” game, it incorporates microtransactions via Pokecoins. Here’s our guide on how to get the in-game currency without opening up your wallet. Now that Pokemon GO is av...

By Alexander Pan on 10 July 2016
Amazon CTO Wants to Help Fix Pokemon GO's Servers

Amazon CTO Wants to Help Fix Pokemon GO's Servers

Pokemon GO is struggling, but it seems that Amazon’s Chief Technology Officer might just be able to offer the help that the game needs to get its launch back on track. Incredible, massive, and ins...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 09 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use and Hatch Eggs

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Use and Hatch Eggs

Pokemon GO eggs can potentially provide the trainer with rare Pokemon, but not without hatching them first. Read our guide to find out how Pokemon GO eggs work. One of the best ways to level up in...

By Sarah Fields on 09 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Rank Up Fast

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Rank Up Fast

Being successful in Pokemon GO requires raising the trainer’s level as well as the trainer’s Pokemon CP rank. Check out Game Rant’s guide on increasing both fast. Pokemon GO is now officially avail...

By Sarah Fields on 09 July 2016
Pokemon Go Player Finds Dead Body

Pokemon Go Player Finds Dead Body

Teenage Pokemon GO player tragically discovers body of a dead man floating in a river while playing the augmented reality game in her hometown of Riverton, Wyoming. Stories of the weird and wild pl...

By Fred Harvey on 09 July 2016
Pokemon Go Player Keeps Playing as Wife Gives Birth

Pokemon Go Player Keeps Playing as Wife Gives Birth

Reddit user Jonathan Theriot plays the smash hit mobile game Pokemon Go while his wife gives birth to their child, and manages to catch a Pidgey in the process. Since the launch of Pokemon Go a cou...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2016
Pokemon GO Fan Almost Loses Job for Playing at Work

Pokemon GO Fan Almost Loses Job for Playing at Work

A Pokemon GO player’s Reddit post details how playing the game at work leads him to being suspected of breaching company security, putting his career at risk. Pokemon GO has seen massive popularity...

By Fred Harvey on 08 July 2016
Pokemon Go Guide: How to Catch Pikachu as a Starter

Pokemon Go Guide: How to Catch Pikachu as a Starter

With this guide, learn how to catch Pikachu at the beginning of the hugely popular Pokemon GO instead of the usual Bulbasaur, Charmander, or Squirtle. Like other Pokemon games, when someone begins...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 July 2016
Pokemon Go Tops iOS App Store on Launch Day

Pokemon Go Tops iOS App Store on Launch Day

The recently released augmented reality title Pokemon Go is a hit on the iOS App Store so far, and is currently the top grossing game and most popular free game. Go outside right now, and there’s a g...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 July 2016
Final Fantasy 7 Releases for Android Phones Today

Final Fantasy 7 Releases for Android Phones Today

Square Enix suddenly releases Final Fantasy 7 on Android devices, but this version of the popular game has a game-breaking bug that needs to be squashed. iOS owners have been able to play Square Enix...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 July 2016
Pokemon GO Available for US Smartphones Now

Pokemon GO Available for US Smartphones Now

After a day of bizarre hacks and workarounds, the augmented-reality game Pokemon GO is officially released on the Google Play Store and iOS App Store. Although nobody from Niantic or The Pokemon Comp...

By Denny Connolly on 07 July 2016
Police Station Offers Tips to Pokemon GO Players

Police Station Offers Tips to Pokemon GO Players

Pokemon GO might just start a worldwide craze – and if an Australian police station’s involvement with the game is any indication, that craze is already beginning. When Nintendo and Niantic first pa...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 July 2016
Here's How Pokemon GO Handles Microtransactions

Here's How Pokemon GO Handles Microtransactions

Pokemon GO is now rolling out internationally, and as a result there’s new information about how much cash players can expect to splash out on microtransactions. As soon as Nintendo announced its pl...

By Brad Jones on 06 July 2016
When Will Pokemon GO Release?

When Will Pokemon GO Release?

Beta testing for the ambitious augmented reality mobile game Pokemon GO concludes, and fans speculate as to when the game will have its full release in July. As of yesterday, Pokemon GO has finished...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2016
Opinion: Is Pokemon GO The Mobile Pokemon We Deserve?

Opinion: Is Pokemon GO The Mobile Pokemon We Deserve?

With Pokemon GO set to release sometime in the near future, one author considers whether this is truly the Pokemon mobile experience we thought it would be. Ever since the first Pokemon games were re...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 29 June 2016
Cartoon Characters Team Up for Hearthstone-Style Game

Cartoon Characters Team Up for Hearthstone-Style Game

Fox and Kongregate announce Animation Throwdown: The Quest for Cards, a Hearthstone-style mobile game featuring characters from Family Guy, Futurama, and more. Over the last decade and a half, Fox ha...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 June 2016
Pokemon GO Beta End Date Announced

Pokemon GO Beta End Date Announced

Testing for Pokemon GO will officially end on June 30, according to an email sent out to testers, to prepare for the game’s presumed release in July. Niantic, the developer for Pokemon GO, has announ...

By Curt Hutson on 27 June 2016
Bernie Sanders RPG Funded on Kickstarter

Bernie Sanders RPG Funded on Kickstarter

Bernie Sanders supporter Gerald Smith successfully funds a Final Fantasy-style video game based on the 2016 US presidential candidate via Kickstarter. Ever since Double Fine’s Broken Age adventure ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2016
Fallout Shelter Quest Update and PC Version Trailer

Fallout Shelter Quest Update and PC Version Trailer

Bethesda reveals that major updates are coming to the Fallout Shelter vault simulator, including quests, new characters, new enemies, and the ability to play it on PC. Last year’s E3 was a doozy for...

By Sarah Fields on 13 June 2016
The Walking Dead Season 3 Reveal Set for Sunday

The Walking Dead Season 3 Reveal Set for Sunday

Telltale Games announces that the reveal for the third season of The Walking Dead episodic game series will take place this Sunday as part of E3 2016. The episodic adventure game series The Walking D...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 June 2016
Minecraft Crossplay: The Friendly Update

Minecraft Crossplay: The Friendly Update

During Microsoft’s E3 2016 press conference, a couple of members of Minecraft developer Mojang take the stage to detail the game’s new “Friendly Update.” When Microsoft purchased the IP, ma...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 June 2016
Kim Kardashian Doesn't Like Microtransactions

Kim Kardashian Doesn't Like Microtransactions

Speaking in a recent interview, Kim Kardashian expresses her dislike for microtransactions, despite the fact that her own mobile game relies on them to make money. Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is the su...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2016
Pokemon GO Gameplay Detailed: How Gyms Work

Pokemon GO Gameplay Detailed: How Gyms Work

Pokemon GO‘s developer Niantic releases details on how Pokemon Gyms work in the augmented reality game, showcasing a real-world, complex PvP game mechanic. The announcement of an augmented reality P...

By Sarah Fields on 26 May 2016
Pokemon GO US Field Tests Start Today

Pokemon GO US Field Tests Start Today

Developer Niantic Labs officially announces that field tests for its augmented reality game for mobile devices, Pokemon GO, begin today in the United States. According to a post on Niantic Labs’ Face...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 May 2016
Sign Up for the Pokemon Go Field Test Right Here

Sign Up for the Pokemon Go Field Test Right Here

Fans of The Pokemon Company’s and Niantic Lab’s forthcoming augmented reality game Pokemon GO can now sign up for its field test in the United States. After assuring fans about a month ago that it wo...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2016
Megan Fox Stars in Stormfall: Rise of Balur

Megan Fox Stars in Stormfall: Rise of Balur

Transformers actress Megan Fox is cast as Amelia Delthanis in the mobile game Stormfall: Rise of Balur, both as an in-game character and for an advertising campaign. Since the mobile gaming market i...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 May 2016
Party Hard Review

Party Hard Review

There are some things to like about Party Hard, but overall, the game feels like a half-baked experience that doesn’t evolve beyond its basic premise. When neighbors are partying too loud into the la...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 April 2016
Nintendo's Miitomo and MyNintendo Out Now

Nintendo's Miitomo and MyNintendo Out Now

Nintendo’s shift towards social networks and online services begins today with the launch of the MyNintendo loyalty program and Miitomo for smart devices. Nintendo‘s mobile revolution is starting tod...

By Rory Young on 01 April 2016
Loot Crate March 2016

Loot Crate March 2016 "Versus" Review

Game Rant takes an in-depth look at the products on offer in the March edition of the popular Loot Crate subscription system and if the classic option still appeals to gamers. Loot Crate has become a...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 March 2016
Pokemon GO Field Tests Begin in Japan

Pokemon GO Field Tests Begin in Japan

Developer Niantic Labs officially begins the initial launch of field tests in Japan for its forthcoming augmented reality release known as Pokemon GO. About a month ago, Pokemon GO announced sign-ups...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 March 2016
I Have Concerns About Pokemon GO

I Have Concerns About Pokemon GO

One editor talks about major concerns he has for the mobile game Pokemon GO – based on the footage and information about the title that has found its way onto the web thus far. As of this writing, I’...

By Riley Little on 29 March 2016
Loot Crate March 2016 'Versus' Review

Loot Crate March 2016 'Versus' Review

Game Rant takes an in-depth look at the products on offer in the March edition of the popular Loot Crate subscription system and if the classic option still appeals to gamers. Loot Crate has become a...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 March 2016
New Pokemon GO Details Arrive in Wake of Leaked Footage

New Pokemon GO Details Arrive in Wake of Leaked Footage

A flood of new details arrive on the highly anticipated mobile game Pokemon GO, including information on catching Pokemon, evolving them, and challenging gyms. As one of the top ten most Google se...

By Riley Little on 25 March 2016
Sony Forms New Division for Mobile Game Development

Sony Forms New Division for Mobile Game Development

Sony officially announces the forthcoming launch of its brand new studio known as ForwardWorks, a mobile game development division set in Tokyo, Japan. According to an official press release from...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 March 2016
Three More Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes in 2016

Three More Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes in 2016

Telltale reveals Minecraft: Story Mode is concluding its first season with Ep. 5 on March 29, with the developer also announcing an additional 3 episodes to be released in 2016. Minecraft: Story Mo...

By Rory Young on 09 March 2016
Some Lucky Fans Get to Play Pokemon GO Early

Some Lucky Fans Get to Play Pokemon GO Early

The Pokemon Company and Niantic reveal plans to hold a ‘field test’ of upcoming mobile title Pokemon GO, with some fans allowed to play the game before its release. Western video game fans sometimes...

By Rob Gordon on 04 March 2016
Disney Infinity 3.0 Will Add New Marvel, Star Wars Sets

Disney Infinity 3.0 Will Add New Marvel, Star Wars Sets

Disney announces plans to continue supporting Disney Infinity 3.0 throughout 2016, with the addition of four new Play Sets based on Marvel, Star Wars, and more. Instead of churning out a new Disney I...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 March 2016
New Mobile Game Slashy Souls Emulates Dark Souls

New Mobile Game Slashy Souls Emulates Dark Souls

A surprise announcement from Bandai Namco reveals the publisher will be releasing a new game called Slashy Souls for the iOS and Android platforms today. Bandai Namco is also the publisher behind Dar...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 February 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

Telltale Games releases a launch trailer for In Too Deep, which is the first of three planned episodes of the upcoming miniseries The Walking Dead: Michonne. While fans patiently wait for the third s...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2016
Bethesda Plans to Make More Mobile Games

Bethesda Plans to Make More Mobile Games

Bethesda director Todd Howard discusses that the long-term success of Fallout Shelter came as a surprise, and that more mobile games are on the horizon. The outstanding success of Fallout Shelter, th...

By Sarah Fields on 20 February 2016
Fallout 4 Shelter is Most Played Fallout Game

Fallout 4 Shelter is Most Played Fallout Game

Bethesda’s creative director Todd Howard reveals that Fallout Shelter is officially the most played Fallout game in the series with over 4 billion play sessions. Bethesda’s creative director Todd How...

By Alexander Pan on 19 February 2016
Mobile To Be More Powerful Than Consoles

Mobile To Be More Powerful Than Consoles

ARM ecosystem director Nizar Romdan claims that smartphones will be able to generate greater visuals than the PlayStation 4 or the Xbox One by the end of 2017. For years, analysts have predicted that...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 February 2016
Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 42 Million Times

Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 42 Million Times

UPDATE: Glu Mobile has issued a statement clarifying that Kim Kardashian: Hollywood has been downloaded 42 million times, not 84 million times as was previously reported While most gamers are probabl...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 February 2016
Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 84 Million Times

Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 84 Million Times

UPDATE: Glu Mobile has issued a statement clarifying that Kim Kardashian: Hollywood has been downloaded 42 million times, not 84 million times as was previously reported While most gamers are probabl...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2016
Five Nights at Freddy's World Returns for Free

Five Nights at Freddy's World Returns for Free

Five Nights at Freddy’s creator re-releases the controversial spin-off role-playing game Five Nights at Freddy’s World on Steam for free, with additional content. Franchise creator Scott Cawthon kne...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 February 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Premiere Date

The Walking Dead: Michonne Premiere Date

Telltale Games announces the release date for Episode 1: In Too Deep of their mini-series, The Walking Dead: Michonne. Pick up the episode on major platforms Feb. 23. Telltale Games has entered a lul...

By Rory Young on 10 February 2016
Final Fantasy 9 Stealth Launched on Smartphones

Final Fantasy 9 Stealth Launched on Smartphones

Square Enix launches an enhanced version of the JRPG classic Final Fantasy 9 for both Android and iOS devices without making an official announcement. Last month, Square Enix confirmed that the class...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 February 2016
Minecraft February Update Details

Minecraft February Update Details

Microsoft announces the next major update for the Windows 10 and Pocket editions of Minecraft, which will finally get a fresh batch of redstone contraptions. Fans went all 2015 without seei...

By John Jacques on 26 January 2016
Crashlands Review

Crashlands Review

Developer Butterscotch Shenanigans delivers a rip-roaring success with crafting action RPG Crashlands, bringing outlandish humor and addictive gameplay to the indie scene. The crafting genre has beco...

By Rob Gordon on 26 January 2016
Iron Maiden is Making an RPG

Iron Maiden is Making an RPG

Iconic British heavy metal band Iron Maiden reveals that it will be releasing a free-to-play mobile RPG named Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast in summer 2016. The history of video games is littered w...

By Rob Gordon on 18 January 2016
Star Wars: Turn Your Phone into a Lightsaber

Star Wars: Turn Your Phone into a Lightsaber

With world on the brink of the general release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Google releases a game that turns the player’s phone into a lightsaber. In case the news of its release has somehow bee...

By Rob Gordon on 16 December 2015
New Heroes Coming to 'Hearthstone' for $9.99 Each

New Heroes Coming to 'Hearthstone' for $9.99 Each

There’s no denying just how successful Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has been, that much every gamer can be assured. At last word, the free-to-play digital card game had amassed over 20 million pl...

By Riley Little on 28 December 2014
New Pokémon GO Details Announced

New Pokémon GO Details Announced

In a new interview, Pokémon GO developers share details about how the game will work, as well as confirm the inclusion of gyms, live events and teams. With September’s announcement of Pokémon GO, an...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 01 January 1970
Final Fantasy 9 Coming to PC, Mobile

Final Fantasy 9 Coming to PC, Mobile

Square Enix rings in the new year in style, announcing that PlayStation One classic Final Fantasy 9 will be coming to PC and mobile platforms in 2016. Square Enix announced its intent to release Fina...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 January 1970