Pokemon Go News

Pokemon Go Eggstravaganza
This Sunday marks the Easter holiday, which means that you'll see scores of young children looking for Easter eggs. Now players of mobile games can get into the action as Pokemon Go is offering their own take on the holiday. Niantic has announced that the Pokemon Go Eggstravaganza is now underway. This event features a greater variety of Pokemon that can now be found in 2 km Eggs, so it's time for players to get cracking and see what they can fin...
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Apr 13 2017
Pokemon Go Water Festival begins
Spring is in the air, which means that you won't freeze your buns off hitting the surf. It's also a great time to fire up Pokemon Go and venture outdoors to capture some more of those elusive critters. Now players of the mobile game can enjoy some increased chances of snagging some water-type Pokemon as the Pokemon Go Water Festival is now underway. It's time to put on those swimming trunks and flip-flops and head to the beach.A new developer...
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Mar 22 2017
2016 mmo review
Another year is in the books for the virtual worlds of online games. This has been an interesting year, with both some good and some bad. As always, a number of things that had been predicted for 2016 failed to come true while others did. Some interesting trends emerged over the last year, and we saw a cultural phenomenon take place in front of our very eyes. Before we ring in the new year, let's take a look back in our 2016 mmo review. Let's be...
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Jan 02 2017
December Pokemon Go update may add PvP and more
Some big changes may be coming to the Pokemon Go mobile game this December, which could be a huge game changer. While Pokemon Go started off blistering hot, earning more than $600 million in its first ninety days, it has cooled off quite a bit due to the limited options open for players after they've been playing the game for a bit. A lot of features that players have been looking for, such as the ability to trade with other players or engage in ...
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Nov 28 2016
Pokemon Go double xp and stardust
Niantic is getting ready to celebrate the massive success of Pokemon Go later this week, and they have ample reason to do so. The mobile game based upon the beloved franchise has been a cultural phenomenon as players from all over the world have gotten off their duffs and ventured outdoors to capture those elusive critters. The game has proven to be a financial windfall, generating $600 in revenue in its first 90 days. Now the developers are look...
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Nov 21 2016
How to watch The Game Awards 2016
Video games have definitely become a major component of mainstream culture. In the past, the gamer label was put upon children and teenagers but now it seems that everybody is a gamer. Many games now generate more revenue that the biggest Hollywood blockbusters, and millions of people fire up their consoles or log into their favorite mmo on a daily basis. Video games even now have an awards ceremony, The Game Awards, to hand out accolades to the ...
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Nov 21 2016
Pokemon Go revenue hits $600 million
Everybody knows that Pokemon Go has been a staggering success. While some point out that the mobile game is slowing down a bit, there is no denying the huge impact it has made, and we now have the numbers to confirm it. Market researcher App Annie has confirmed that Pokemon Go revenue has hit $600 million, and it did so faster than any other mobile game in history by completing the feat in just 90 days.App Annie looked at the total Pokemon Go...
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Oct 21 2016
pokemon go court
Every so often, we get to see an mmorpg transcend its digital boundaries and make real world differences. Typically, these differences come in the form of real-world friendships and relationships that have forged through a mutual love for the game, but with Pokemon Go, pretty much everything you do is going to impact the real world in one way or another. As much as I try to play it cool, I have to admit that I've altered my own route to work for...
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Sep 30 2016
Pokemon Go blocks rooted and jailbroken phones
It seems that our corporate overlords are none too pleased. Millions of gamers use their cell phones to play mobile games, and many of them use phones that have been rooted or jailbroken, which displeases the overlords. (I need to root my phone as the way the manufacturer configured it makes it almost impossible to play any game of significant size.) Niantic, the maker of Pokemon Go, has just riled plenty of gamers across the entire world with th...
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Sep 12 2016
Pokemon Go stampede in Taiwan
Just when you think that you've heard everything possible done by Pokemon Go players in their pursuit of virtual critters, something new comes along to raise the bar even higher (or lower, depending upon your viewpoint). The latest batch of mobile game craziness comes to us courtesy of a video showing an actual Pokemon Go stampede of players in Taiwan, who were racing to capture a Snorlax.The video of the Pokemon Go stampede shows hundreds of...
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Aug 24 2016