THE legendary creature of the deep Kyogre has arrived in the world of Pokemon GO.Like all super-powered Pokemon, Kyogre will not be easy to take down. Here’s all you need to know.Kyogre is a legendary Water-type Pokemon that first appeared in Generation 3 games Ruby and Sapphire.Along with Groudon, who has been released on Pokemon GO already, and Rayquaza, it forms one third of the weather trio.In Pokemon GO, the water-type is a Tier 5 Legendary Raid Boss and with a CP of 51,968.You should have a party of at least 4-5 if you hope to have a chance of defeating Kyogre and capturing it.He is notoriously difficult to capture due to the distance from the player – this means that throwing a curve ball can be a high-risk play.Because Kyogre floats you will find that it hovers from left to right, once again making this capture extremely difficult.We would advice that you practice throwing curveballs against other Pokemon, from both left and right sides of the screen. As Kyogre is … [Read more...] about Pokemon GO update – how do you catch Kyogre and what are the best counters to fight with?
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AN UPCOMING update for Pokemon GO is going to make the game unplayable on some older iPhones and iPads.The game’s developer, Niantic, has confirmed that the app will be discontinued to any devices that cannot run the latest operating system, iOS 11. Here’s everything you need to know.In a blog post, Niantic wrote: “In an upcoming update to Pokemon Go, we will end support for Apple devices not capable of upgrading to iOS 11.”“This change is a result of improvements to Pokemon Go.”The post says the new update will push the game “beyond the capabilities” of older operating systems.“Trainers using affected devices may no longer be able to access their Pokemon go accounts from that device, or use their PokeCoins or other items in their bags.”The important thing to note is that you don’t actually need to upgrade to iOS 11 to continue playing.You just need to make sure you have a smartphone that is capable of receiving … [Read more...] about What is the latest Pokemon Go update and will it still work on my iPhone or iPad?
POKEMON Go players rejoice – Generation 3 nearly here!Last week, Ho Oh was made available for capture but he’s now competing for affection against the 50 brand new Pokémon which will soon be added to the game.Fifty brand new Pocket Monsters are beginning to appear on screens around the world including Treecko, Torchic and Mudkip.Although the full list hasn’t yet been confirmed, Niantic have revealed that Swablu, Wailord, Salamence and Feebas will be catchable.The update will also see the game reflect real-life weather patterns whereever you are.The weather will also change what types of Pokémon you will see, for example, if it is raining you will be more likely to see a Mudkip than when it’s sunny.Ho Oh now features in Pokémon Go as part of a Raid as we have seen in other legendary Pokémon events.You will need a full squad of 20 trainers to take part in this raid and to actually stand a chance of capturing this crazy … [Read more...] about Pokémon Go update – are Gen 3 Pokémon available and how do you catch Ho Oh?
POKEMON Go players rejoice – Generation 3 nearly here!Last week, Ho Oh was made available for capture but he’s now competing for affection against the 50 brand new Pokémon which will soon be added to the game.Fifty brand new Pocket Monsters are beginning to appear on screens around the world including Treecko, Torchic and Mudkip.Although the full list hasn’t yet been confirmed, Niantic have revealed that Swablu, Wailord, Salamence and Feebas will be catchable.The update will also see the game reflect real-life weather patterns whereever you are.The weather will also change what types of Pokémon you will see, for example, if it is raining you will be more likely to see a Mudkip than when it’s sunny.Ho Oh now features in Pokémon Go as part of a Raid as we have seen in other legendary Pokémon events.You will need a full squad of 20 trainers to take part in this raid and to actually stand a chance of capturing this crazy … [Read more...] about Pokémon Go update – are Gen 3 Pokémon available and how can you catch Ho Oh?
THE team behind Pokemon Go is bringing out a Harry Potter themed augmented reality smartphone game.Niantic yesterday confirmed that it will team up with Warner Brother Games to bring the wizarding world to a neighbourhood near you.Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will let players learn spells.Similarly to Pokemon Go, players will wander around outside hunting for beasts which have featured in JK Rowling’s smash hit series.Rumours of the release had been swirling for some time, but the company confirmed the move in a statement that was scant of much detail.It read: “We’re incredibly excited to announce this next step in the evolution of AR mobile entertainment.“With Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, players that have been dreaming of becoming real-life Wizards will finally get the chance to experience J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World.“Players will learn spells, explore their real-world neighbourhoods and cities to discover and fight legendary beasts and team … [Read more...] about Harry Potter: Wizards Unite augmented reality smartphone game coming from makers of Pokemon Go
THE latest Pokemon Go update might not be the major release we were hoping for, but it contains some seriously juicy gossip that hints at things to come.While we blub over the annoying GPS Drift fix, there's evidence below the surface for a major Pokemon Go update soon.The Pokemon Go v0.53.1 update might not be the biggest to date, offering users little more than "minor fixes".However, thanks to the clever folks over at Silph Road who have delved into the tech code that powers the app and there's plenty to suggest that the Generation 2 Pokemon are on the way.Yes, that's right, we could soon see fan favourites like Umbreon, Ampharos and Blissey along with the starter Pokemon Chikorita, Totdile and Cyndaquil arrive in the game.The Generation 2 baby Pokemon like Togepi and Pichu are already available in the app by hatching eggs, but we're more than ready to see other Generation 2 Pokemon roaming the streets near our house.So here's everything creator Niantic wants and … [Read more...] about What is in the latest Pokemon Go update? From new monsters to evolution items and events – here’s all you need to know
Anyone who's on a quest to catch 'em all will be absolutely distraught to hear that the next Pokemon Go update is going to totally change the way you play.The update, which is due to land sometime today, may just make getting all the Pokemon completely impossible.Since the game first launched back in July, Pokemon Go players have been on a quest to catch 'em all, with most of the rare Pokemon only found by hatching eggs.But unfortunately, the little tricks most of the Poke pros have been using to help get them towards the end goal is just about to be wiped out.In the recently revealed update notes, one of the main things Pokemon Go creator Niantic has done is "changed distance tracking to better account for GPS drift".Although that might sound like a weirdly specific and minor update, anyone who's been avidly playing Pokemon Go will know this is a MAJOR issue.GPS Drift is where the satellites tracking your position get a little confused and can't quite work out where you are, … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go update is going to change the game FOREVER by ruining egg hatching, gamers fear
POKEMON Go is finally available on the Apple Watch having taken the world by storm this summer.Rumours had abounded that Niantic had abandoned plans to make a version of the game for the platform.But they were put to bed as the games release on Apple Watch was announced yesterday.Now the questions remain what are gamers going to be able to do with the new platform and how is it going link up with the iPhone. The Sun Online explains.The game is an Augmented Reality (AR) and Geosatellite Positioning System (GPS) powered which has so far been downloaded 600 million times as of November 2016.It uses a combination of AR gameplay and physical activity to allow gamers to walk to new locations to find Pokemon and go to Pokestops.The phone version of the game required users to cover a set distance to hatch some of the "eggs" that can be found in the game.The new app is going to incorporate the Apple Watch's fitness tracking ability and will feed gameplay into users overall physical activity for … [Read more...] about What is Pokemon Go for Apple Watch and what are the features? Here’s what we know
THE Pokemon Go Halloween event is on NOW and there are a whole new batch of monsters to catch and collect.But which creatures are involved in the special event, can you catch Mewtwo and how will it all work?Pokemon Go fans spent months speculating whether the Halloween event will be used to launch Generation 3 Pokemon.Turns out they were right! Among the new creatures are Sableye, Shuppet, Bannette, Duskull and Dusclops.The Halloween event comes to an end on November 2 and as well as temporary Pokemon being available for a limited period of time there will also be certain creatures who suddenly become a lot more common – such as the ghost Pokemon Gastly.Developer Niantic has also told fans that further additions to the Pokemon world will arrive in December as brand-new creatures from Pokemon Sapphire and Ruby crossover.At present, it’s not clear if you will be able to catch Mewtwo during the Halloween event.The Equinox event did include Mewtwo raids which enabled the … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go Halloween event 2017 ends TODAY! Which Gen 3 Pokemon can you get in the latest update?
THE Equinox event is underway on Pokemon Go, with players netting new finds during the special update – which now lasts until tomorrow (October 3) after the app experienced server issues this week.Which legendary Pokemon are involved in the special event, what are Mewtwo raids and what is a super incubator? Here is everything you need to know.Pokemon Go players are being treated to a special Equinox event this week.The new event for the iOS and Android game began on September 22 at 7pm BST.The event, which takes place in-game, will give players the opportunity to earn double Stardust for catching Pokemon as well as hatching Eggs.The event was initially set to run until 7pm BST on October 2 2017, but will now last until 9pm BST on October 3 after the app went down for several hours on September 26 due to technical issues.The Pokemon Go team said: “With cool autumn nights quickly approaching in the Northern Hemisphere and sunny spring days arriving in the Southern Hemisphere, … [Read more...] about When does the Pokemon Go Equinox event end, what is the super incubator and what are the Mewtwo raids?