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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 develo...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 January 2018
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 January 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 09 January 2018
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 08 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 08 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 07 January 2018
PoGO Dev Shares Release Window for Harry Potter ARG

PoGO Dev Shares Release Window for Harry Potter ARG

About a couple of months ago, Pokemon GO creator Niantic confirmed that its team is working on a new mobile augmented reality game based on author J.K. Rowling’s fantasy series entitled Harry Potte...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2018
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 03 January 2018
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 02 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 02 January 2018
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 02 January 2018
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 01 January 2018
Animal Crossing Pocket Camp: How to Get Mario's Hat

Animal Crossing Pocket Camp: How to Get Mario's Hat

Today is a big day for Nintendo. The company is celebrating a year since its first foray into the mobile games market with Super Mario Run and to mark the occasion, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is...

By Curt Hutson on 01 January 2018
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 01 January 2018
Pokemon GO Confirms AR+ Mode as Apple Exclusive

Pokemon GO Confirms AR+ Mode as Apple Exclusive

Not too long ago, a Pokemon GO datamine of version 0.87.5 revealed the developer Niantic had plans to introduce an AR Plus mode that would be a more in-depth version of the popular mobile augmented...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 2018
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 01 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 01 January 2018
Pokemon GO EX Raid Pass Trolls Players for Christmas

Pokemon GO EX Raid Pass Trolls Players for Christmas

Pokemon GO remains one of the most popular mobile games on the market, but it’s not without its flaws. One of the most common criticisms levied at the game is its EX Raid system, which invites play...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 2018
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 01 January 2018
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 01 January 2018
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 01 January 2018
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 30 December 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 29 December 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 29 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 28 December 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 28 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players in Russia Arrested During Protests

Pokemon GO Players in Russia Arrested During Protests

Pokemon GO players already face some dangers in playing the game, such as getting lost and being stranded. But a series of Russian arrests means that fans of the mobile game can also add “run-ins w...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 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 27 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Is Wurmple's Evolution Random?

Pokemon GO: Is Wurmple's Evolution Random?

The Pokemon GO community is usually quick to figure out tricks to control the evolution of certain Pokemon. Mere days after the game launched in the summer of 2016, and the Eevee evolution trick wa...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 December 2017
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 27 December 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 26 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 26 December 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 26 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 25 December 2017
Pokemon GO Adding Two New Evolution Items

Pokemon GO Adding Two New Evolution Items

Two new Evolution items are coming to Pokemon GO, according to an update on the game’s official support site. The Deep Sea Scale and Deep Sea Tooth were included in a list of Evolution items posted o...

By Curt Hutson on 25 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 25 December 2017
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO received a performance-enhancing update earlier today, and like most updates for Niantic’s popular mobile game, it has since been analyzed by dataminers. Besides some evidence that Niant...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 December 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 17 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 15 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 15 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 15 December 2017
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 15 December 2017
New Harry Potter RPG Coming in 2018

New Harry Potter RPG Coming in 2018

About a month ago, Pokemon GO developer Niantic confirmed that it is currently working on a new mobile AR game set in author J.K. Rowling’s Potterverse called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, which wil...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 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 15 December 2017
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 15 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 12 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 11 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 10 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
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 05 December 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 04 December 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 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 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 02 December 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 02 December 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 30 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 26 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 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 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 25 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 24 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 23 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 23 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 23 November 2017
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 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Delayed Safari Events Get New Dates

Pokemon GO: Delayed Safari Events Get New Dates

Not too long ago, European Pokemon GO fans were disappointed to learn that the developer Niantic decided to implement a delay for the region’s Safari Zone events following the fiasco that was the g...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 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 15 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 15 November 2017
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 15 November 2017
Pokemon GO Update Prepares for Gen 3 Release

Pokemon GO Update Prepares for Gen 3 Release

A new update for Pokemon GO is now live for the iOS version of the game, and dataminers have discovered that it is setting the stage for the addition of third generation Pokemon. The game’s GAME_MA...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 November 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 15 November 2017
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 15 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
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 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 11 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 11 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 09 November 2017
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 09 November 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 09 November 2017
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 02 November 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 29 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 29 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 26 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: 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 Safari Zone Event in Sweden is Huge Hit

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event in Sweden is Huge Hit

After few months of making headlines for all the wrong reasons — everything from fans declaring legal action after massive network outages and subsequent glitches throwing off the balance of the ga...

By AJ Caulfield on 22 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 22 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 21 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 21 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 15 October 2017
Pokemon GO Used By Russia to Tamper with US Politics

Pokemon GO Used By Russia to Tamper with US Politics

Millions of people in the United States play Pokemon GO every single day, and unfortunately this provides a lot of opportunity for misdeeds. There have already been reports of Pokemon GO murders an...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 October 2017
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: Shadow of War mobile game is a real-time RPG featuring the main...

By Rory Young on 08 October 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 03 October 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 03 October 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 03 October 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 03 October 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 02 October 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 02 October 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 02 October 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 02 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Is There a Trick to Catching Raid Bosses?

Pokemon GO: Is There 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 02 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Last Ball Bug Fixed

Pokemon GO: Last Ball Bug Fixed

Since Pokemon GO released its newest raiding feature, allowing players to catch powerful Pokemon and legendary creatures alike, one of the biggest complaints that have been made to developer Nianti...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 02 October 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 02 October 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 30 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 22 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 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 16 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 16 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 16 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 16 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 12 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 12 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 12 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 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 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
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 06 September 2017
Pokemon GO Players Can Now See Who is in a Raid

Pokemon GO Players Can Now See Who is in a Raid

The latest update for Pokemon GO has made a smart change for players that enjoy raids. Gone are the days of wasting a Raid Pass only to find out that no nearby players are involved, and thus losing...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 September 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 can see the game next. After months of speculation, Telltale Ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 August 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
Snapchat Introduces a Pikachu Filter

Snapchat Introduces a Pikachu Filter

Pikachu is by far the most famous character in the entire Pokemon series, but the character’s popularity has soared in the past few weeks. Not only did Niantic release a shiny Pikachu in Pokemon GO...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 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 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Login Issue Fixed by Developer

Pokemon GO Login Issue Fixed by Developer

When Pokemon GO first launched last summer, the servers just couldn’t keep up with demand and they were also hit by a DDoS attack. But although developer Niantic managed to get the game over these ...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 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 company has decided to commemorate the last 12 months by getting p...

By Alexander Pan on 26 August 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 the most popular and one of the most flawed mobile games availa...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 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 23 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 21 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 21 August 2017
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 August 2017
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 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 21 August 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 are likely to be healthier than those do not. Specifically, the st...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 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 21 August 2017
Pokemon GO Extends Radius of Rare Pokemon

Pokemon GO Extends Radius of Rare Pokemon

While many of the creatures in Pokemon GO can be found all over the world, there are some rare monsters that can only be found in specific locations. Now, Niantic Inc. is expanding the radius that...

By Brad Jones on 19 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 19 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 19 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 19 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 19 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 18 August 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 18 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 18 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 12 August 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 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pokemon by Mistake

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pokemon by Mistake

It seems that Pokemon GO has got a new shiny Pokemon available to catch right now, although its addition is likely a mistake on developer Niantic’s part. Now that the last of the three legendary bi...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 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 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 10 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 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 09 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 09 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 09 August 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...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 August 2017
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 playin...

By Brad Jones on 06 August 2017
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 T...

By Rory Young on 06 August 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 04 August 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 03 August 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 02 August 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 02 August 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 oft...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 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 01 August 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 31 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 31 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 31 July 2017
Pokemon GO Has Highest Grossing Day Ever

Pokemon GO Has Highest Grossing Day Ever

Pokemon GO is one of the most popular games in the world – mobile or otherwise. As a result, it has made a ton of money, becoming the...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 July 2017
Pokemon GO Glitch Makes Lugia and Articuno Hideous

Pokemon GO Glitch Makes Lugia and Articuno Hideous

Legendary Pokemon have finally come to Pokemon GO, but players lucky enough to catch one might find their Lugia or Articuno don’t qui...

By Curt Hutson on 31 July 2017
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 w...

By AJ Caulfield on 29 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 29 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 29 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 28 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 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...

By Alexander Pan on 27 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: 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 23 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 12 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 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 sto...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 July 2017
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 u...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 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 12 July 2017
Hearthstone Expansion Reveals Lich King, Death Knights

Hearthstone Expansion Reveals Lich King, Death Knights

It has been a while since Blizzard announced Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft‘s most recent expansion, Journey to Un’Goro, to a lot of...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 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 12 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 11 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 11 July 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles Will Add These Bosses

Pokemon GO Raid Battles Will Add These Bosses

Although Pokemon GO‘s Raid Battles haven’t been around for too long, fans of the mobile release are already wondering which creatures...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 July 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 prog...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 July 2017
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...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 July 2017
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...

By Rory Young on 11 July 2017
Super Mario Run Download, Revenue Stats Revealed

Super Mario Run Download, Revenue Stats Revealed

Super Mario Run downloads hit 150 million seven months after it was first released, but its revenue statistics remain disappointing....

By Jasmine Henry on 11 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 05 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 04 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 04 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 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 02 July 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 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO Changes Raid Battle Curfew Hours

Pokemon GO Changes Raid Battle Curfew Hours

Pokemon GO may have relaxed its curfew hours for raid battles, presumably in an effort to get more players involved in the experience...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 July 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 26 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 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
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 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 26 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 19 June 2017
Pokemon GO Gyms Will Add Multiplayer Gameplay Soon

Pokemon GO Gyms Will Add Multiplayer Gameplay Soon

For a while now there have been rumors that Pokemon GO would be revamping its Gym gameplay by adding some form of multiplayer compone...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 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 16 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 16 June 2017
Pokemon Co. Releases Music Video Starring Magnemite

Pokemon Co. Releases Music Video Starring Magnemite

At this point, The Pokemon Company is notorious for releasing some of the most absurd music videos based on various Pocket Monsters....

By Riley Little 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
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 04 June 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...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 June 2017
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,...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2017
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 des...

By Fred Harvey on 03 June 2017
Pokemon GO Summer Event Will Feature Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Summer Event Will Feature Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO have been teasing an upcoming legendary Summer event and the inclusion of legendary creatures for some time, and now a Nia...

By Alexander Pan on 03 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 02 June 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 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
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 22 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 22 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 16 May 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 15 May 2017
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 Mii...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 May 2017
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...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 May 2017
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 P...

By Riley Little on 13 May 2017
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 existi...

By Sarah Fields on 13 May 2017
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...

By Sarah Fields on 13 May 2017
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 pla...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 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 12 May 2017
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 obs...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 May 2017
Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

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 12 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are 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 P...

By Riley Little on 12 May 2017
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 ep...

By Rory Young on 12 May 2017
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...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2017
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...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2017
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 g...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2017
Walking Dead: New Frontier, Ep. 3 Release Date, Trailer

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

The third episode of Telltale Games’ interactive adventure The Walking Dead: A New Frontier gets a tease in a new trailer which confirms its release date as well.

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2017