Source: Bulbapedia Currently we're having the annual Water Pokemon Festival which sees increased spawns of Water types, the debut of Shiny Barboach and Carvanha for a whole week. Last year we got the release of Shiny Kyogre for the duration of the event. This time we're seeing the return of the Lake Guardians Uxie,Azelf and … Continue reading Yes, Crabhammer Kingler Is Really Good But How Good Is It?
Part of the latest update Pokemon Go brings an update to the appraisal system, where the game lets you know the IV of the Pokemon you've caught. It was a great update when trainers were reliant on third party apps and websites to get their IV appraisals done but the in-game appraisals did have some … Continue reading Appraising The New Appraisal System.
Source: Bulbapedia By the time you read this, Groudon will have left us with Armoured Mewtwo replacing it in tier 5 raid battles. Groudon still the best Ground type around so I imagine a lot of trainers tried to get as many they could, even if they had already caught a Shiny Groudon. It's a … Continue reading Alolan Exeggutor: Underrated Groudon Counter?
I'm currently level 39, trying to get my account to the maximum level of 40 and its a real hard slog to get there. 5,000,000 XP from 39 to 40 alone. From level 1 to 40 it takes 20,000,000 XP , meaning the journey from 39 to 40 takes up one quarter of the total … Continue reading The New Jump-Start Research Is A Must Do For Everyone Who Is Not Level 40.
It should in theory be easier to get a 100% IV Pokemon from eggs and raids than from a wild encounter. The reason being that a hatched Pokemon or a raid Pokemon has an IV range of 66.7% to 100%, with its attack/defense/stamina values being 10/10/10 at the lowest and 15/15/15. All in all it … Continue reading The Perfect Hatch: Altaria
After appearing in the new loading screen background for the new year, the Lake Guardian trio of Uxie, Mesprit and Azelf finally make their debut! The trio were initially teased over the last 3 days with reports of them being sighted in the wild, the first time a legendary Pokemon has ever spawned in the … Continue reading The Lake Guardians Make Their Debut!
After two months of the same 8 Pokemon from Research Encounters, we're getting a much better set of Pokemon you may encounter on your 7th day Field Research Encounter! You get these by collecting stamps, 1 a day for completing Field Research Tasks. This is only handed out for the first task completed in a … Continue reading May and June Bring Much Improved 7th Day Rewards!