Should you buy a Pokemon GO Plus?

If you are a casual player, you might have seen intense players with Pokemon GO Plus around their wrists or in their pockets, some even having more than one. A 33 USD accessory for a single game might be steep for casual players but is it worth the money? Should you buy a Pokemon GO […]

Movesets in-depth explanation

In Pokémon Go, the term “Movesets” refers to the available attacks each monster can learn. These movesets directly impact how useful that Pokémon will be in the meta game. The goal of a moveset is to optimize a Pokémon’s Damage per Second (DPS) for its dedicated purpose, be it attacking rival gyms, defending gyms for […]

Pokeball types

The Pokéball. The staple of the all Pokémon games and your ticket to obtaining that ??? CP Snorlax you happened to stumble upon on your way home from work. There are several types of ball available currently in Pokémon Go and this article aims to explain each one, their catch multipliers (more on that later) […]

Egg Hatching

Egg hatching plays a big part in Pokemon Go. From the exclusive “baby” Pokemon that can only be obtained in eggs to those ever elusive 10Km eggs. You can pick them up randomly from any Pokestop in the game (providing you have space for them.) The below chart outlines the different types of eggs and […]

Pokemon Go Weather and how it affects moves

Weather is a recent feature introduced to Pokemon GO in December of 2017. Not only does it look cool, it brings diversity and a lot more to the game. Let’s take a closer look at what this recent change involves and how it affected Pokemon moves. Pokemon of a weather’s corresponding types will appear more frequently Weather-influenced […]

IVs and their Influence

IVs can be thought of as a Pokémon’s potential to be great within its species. Similar to how genes determine human height, build, eye and hair color, IVs determine Pokémon strength, bulkiness and stamina. IVs are an acronym for Individual Values and their value can range from 0 to 15 (per IV). Understanding Pokémon Statistics […]

Earning Experience (EXP)

In Pokémon Go, you gain experience for almost all in-game actions, in the form of the common RPG-like EXP rewards. You can view your Experience status on your Trainer profile. There are a few important topics to be discussed in regards to Experience and leveling in Pokemon GO. Trainer Level The more XP you earn, […]

Is Draco Meteor better than Outrage on Dragonite?

Evolving a Dragonair into Dragonite during this month’s Community Day will give it the ability to learn a special move, Draco Meteor. Comets summon down from the sky onto the target when a Pokémon uses this move, which has always been regarded as one of the most powerful Dragon-type attacks (if not the most powerful) […]