Pokémon Go Guides

Evolution Event research task rewards explained in Pokémon Go

What evolution inspired rewards are available for this week's new task set?

Pokémon Go A Challenging Development quest tasks and rewards explained

Team Go Rocket continue to invade Pokémon Go.

Friend Fest research task rewards explained in Pokémon Go

The many rewards on offer from this week's set of new tasks.

Pokémon Go Community Day: December time and date, all Community Day Pokémon and moves listed

Everything you need to know about the monthly Pokémon Go event.

Super effective research task reward explained in Pokémon Go

The reward for the sole Research Task in the latest event.

Pokémon Go Galarian Weezing counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Galarian Weezing is the first Galar form to appear in Pokémon Go!

Pokémon Go Terrakion counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

The second member of the Swords of Justice has arrived.

Pokémon Go Giovanni battling, rewards and legendary Shadow Pokémon explained

Giovanni, the leader of Team Go Rocket has arrived in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Looming in the Shadows quest tasks and rewards explained

Our guide on the continued fight against Team Go Rocket.

Pokemon Go Mysterious Components, Rocket Radar and Rocket Leaders explained

Everything you need to know about the Team Go Rocket Leaders invasion in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Cobalion counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

The first member of the Swords of Justice is here.

Pokémon Go Regigigas counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Capture Regigigas, the master of the legendary titan trio, in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Regice counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Can you melt the legendary titan Regice?

Pokémon Go Registeel counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Add Registeel to your collection of legendary titans in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Regirock counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Time to battle the Regirock - the legendary rock peak Pokémon.

Pokémon Go Niantic Wayfarer beta release, account access, and how Niantic Wayfarer reviewing works

Everything you need to know about adding new points of interest in Niantic's games.

Pokémon Go A Colossal Discovery quest steps, rewards and ticket price explained

Everything you need to know about Pokémon Go's first paid in-game event.

Pokémon Go Darkrai counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Can you add Darkrai, the creator of nightmares, to your Pokédex?

World Tourism Day research task rewards explained in Pokémon Go

The various rewards for the latest set of Research Tasks.

Pokémon Go Giratina counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Giratina emerges from the Distorted World.

Pokémon Go Unova Stone - how to get the Unova Stone for Chandelure and many more

Everything we currently know about the Unova Stone in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go EX Raids and how to get an EX Raid Pass explained

Everything you need to know about EX Raids in Pokémon Go, including how to receive an EX Raid Pass.

Pokémon Go Deoxys formes, counters and weaknesses explained

Everything you need to know about Deoxys appearance in Tier 5 Raids.

Pokémon Go Suicune counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Everything you need to know about the return of Suicune.

Pokémon Go Entei counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Everything you need to know about the return of Entei.

Pokémon Go Raikou counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Everything you need to know about the return of Raikou.

Pokémon Go Legacy Moves explained: Every Legacy Move, Event Legacy Move and Legacy Move Pokémon listed

Every Legacy Move and Event Legacy Move you can find in Pokémon Go for collectors.

Pokémon Go PokéStop nominations: How to submit PokeStops, nomination requirements and what makes a good PokéStop nomination explained

Everything you need to know about picking and submitting nomination for new PokéStops in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go - Search terms for the Pokémon storage search bar explained

Every search term you need to quickly search through and organise your Pokémon storage.

How to get back into Pokémon Go

It's always a perfect time to start playing Pokémon Go again. Always.

Pokémon Go best Pokémon: the best attackers, best defenders and best Pokémon by type

Which are the best Pokémon for Gyms, raiding and PvP in Pokémon Go?

Pokémon Go Rayquaza counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Everything you need to know about the return of Rayquaza.

Pokémon Go Shadow Pokémon counters, how to beat Shadow Snorlax and how Purified Pokémon work

What we know about Shadow and Purified Pokémon in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Team Rocket: How to find Team Rocket PokéStops and everything we know about Invasions

Here's everything we know about Team Go Rocket are blasting into Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go A Troubling Situation quest tasks explained

How to complete the Team Go Rocket themed questline in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Appraisal and CP meaning explained: How to get the highest IV and CP values and create the most powerful team

We delve into the Appraisal feature, as well as telling you how what CP, HP, IVs are and how they work.

Pokémon Go Gen 5 Pokémon list released so far, and every creature from Black and White's Unova region listed

Every creature from Gen 5 that will one day be available in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Legendary Pokémon: List of all currently and previously available Legendary Pokémon

Every Legendary Pokémon that has been released in Pokémon Go so far.

Pokémon Go Mewtwo counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

Everything you need to know about Mewtwo's return to Pokémon Go.

Go Fest Global research task rewards explained in Pokémon Go

The various rewards for the latest set of Research Tasks.

Pokémon Go Spinda quest this month explained, plus all Spinda forms listed

How to catch the elusive Spinda in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Jump-Start Research quest tasks and rewards explained

Getting a jump-start on the Jump-Start Research quest.

Pokémon Go Ultra Bonus dates and rewards from Global Challenge 2019 explained

How to be rewarded from various Pokémon Go events wherever you are this year.

Pokémon Go December Field Research tasks and their rewards explained

All Field Research tasks listed, plus Special Research and Research Breakthroughs work in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Cherrim forms: Cherubi and how to get Sunshine Form and Overcast Form Cherrim

How to get all Cherubi and both Cherrim forms in Pokémon Go explained.

Pokémon Go Pikachu photobomb: How to get Pikachu and Smeargle in Pokémon Go's Snapshot mode

How to catch Detective hat Pikachu and the elusive Smeargle in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Lures: Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure, Magnetic Lure Modules explained

How the various Lure Modules work in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Egg charts: What's in 2km, 5km, 7km, 10km Eggs

Egg charts for 2km, 5km, 7km and 10km distances in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Lucky Friends and Lucky Pokémon - how to get Lucky Friends and guaranteed Lucky Pokémon

How to get Lucky Pokémon in Pokémon Go - and everything we know about Lucky Friends.

Pokémon Go Metal Coat - evolve Scyther into Scizor, Onix into Steelix, and how to get the Metal Coat

Evolution methods for new Gen 2 Pokémon Scizor, Steelix, and how to get the Metal Coat.

Pokémon Go Gen 4 Pokémon list released so far, and every creature from Diamond and Pearl's region listed

Every creature from Gen 4 that will one day be available in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Clamperl evolutions into Huntail and Gorebyss explained

How to evolve Clamperl into Huntail and Gorebyss in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Valentine's Day event - end date, Luvdisc, Chansey and how to get a yellow Luvdisc explained

All the details surrounding this year's Pokémon Go's pink-tinted Valentine's Day update.

Pokémon Go Sinnoh Stone - how to get the Sinnoh Stone for Gallade, Froslass, Tangrowth and much more

How to get 17 new Pokémon - including Gallade, Froslass and Tangrowth - using a Sinnoh Stone.

Pokémon Go Lunar New year event - end date, Spoink, featured Pokémon and bonuses

All the details surrounding Pokémon Go's pig-themed Lunar New Year event.

Pokémon Go Hoenn Event - bonuses, end date and everything we know

Everything you need to know about the Pokémon Go Kanto event.

Pokémon Go Battles: How to battle trainers and PvP rewards explained

Everything you need to know about Pokémon Go's Player vs Player - or PvP - 'Trainer Battles' mode.

Pokémon Go Ghost type Pokémon - where to find Ghost-types and Ghost Pokémon locations

Every source of Ghost-type Pokémon so you can grind out that Research.

Pokémon Go Buddy distance chart for when Buddy Pokémon drop rewards

Which Buddy Pokémon produce Candy faster than others?

Pokémon Go Moves - how to get a second charge move, Fast TMs, Charge TMs, and DPS explained

How moves work in Pokémon Go since the second charge move update.

Pokémon Go Type chart, Type effectiveness and weakness explained

Calculate the damage for any matchup with our Type Chart.

Pokémon Go Ditto - which Pokémon can be Ditto in the wild explained

How to find the elusive 'hidden' Pokémon Ditto.

Pokémon Go to Let's Go transfer steps explained: How to connect Pokémon Go to Nintendo Switch

How to get your Gen 1 Pokémon from Go to Let's Go on Nintendo Switch.

Pokémon Go Gen 3 Pokémon list: Every creature from Ruby and Sapphire's Hoenn region you can catch right now

Every creature from Ruby and Sapphire currently available in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go A Spooky Message quest steps - how to catch Spiritomb and Spiritomb stats

How to unlock Spiritomb in Pokémon Go's A Spooky Message event.

Pokémon Go Psychic event - Drowzee, Abra, Ralts spawns and end date explained

Everything we know about the Pokémon Go Psychic event.

Pokémon Go Trading - cost chart, Special Trades and how to trade in Pokémon Go explained

Everything you need to know about Trading in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go - Special evolution items, their drop rates, and when to evolve or Power Up your Pokémon

New items, Evolution and Power Up mechanics explained with a flowchart.

Pokémon Go Alolan Pokémon Forms list, how to get Alolan Raichu, Alolan Marowak and other Alola Pokémon

Everything we know so far about the incoming Alolan Forms of Kanto Pokémon.

Pokémon Go XP chart - Sources list and how to get XP fast with Pidgey farming

A simple way to earn a whopping 60,000 XP in 30 minutes.

Pokémon Go Gifts - How to send and receive Gift boxes in Pokémon Go

How sending and receiving Gifts works in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Friends - Friendship levels, bonuses and how to add friends in Pokémon Go

Everything you need to know about Friendship levels in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Stardust and Star Pieces explained - How to get Stardust sources to strengthen your Pokémon

The best ways to gather Stardust, from Eggs to Gyms, and what Star Pieces do.

Pokémon Go Water Festival event - end date, Shellder and other water Pokémon explained

All the details surrounding Pokémon Go's Water Festival update.

Pokémon Go's Tyrogue and how to evolve into Hitmontop, Hitmonlee and Hitmonchan

There's a trick to evolving new Gen 2 baby Tyrogue into one of three fighting Pokémon.

Pokémon Go Kanto Event - bonuses, end date and everything we know

Everything we know about the upcoming Pokémon Go Kanto Week event.

Pokémon Go Easter Eggstravaganza event - Egg list, start date, end date and bonus Stardust and Candy explained

All the details surrounding Pokémon Go's Easter event, from bonus Candy to new 2km Egg Pokémon.

Pokémon Go Castform forms explained

How to make use of the weather to help you catch each type of Castform form in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Swablu, evolution Altaria and how to get a yellow Swablu explained

What to do with all those Swablu you've been catching in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go Weather effects system benefits and boosts explained to help you get Cacnea and Lotad

Whether rain or shine, expect to see interesting changes to Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go: Level rewards list, level up items and max level cap in full

Here's what items and rewards you unlock as you collect XP, and when.

Pokémon Go Global Catch Challenge - Catch goals and rewards for the Thanksgiving travel event explained

The many rewards you'll (hopefully) see when the Thanksgiving event ends.

Pokémon Go Coins - How to get PokéCoins in the latest update

Gyms have changed the way you get the game's premium currency for free.

Pokémon Go Gym rework - Motivation, Gym Battles, Defender Bonus and how Gyms work in the new Gym update

New update! Plus: how to win the current Gym Battles and earn their spoils.

Pokémon Go Unown - Everything we know about the elusive alphabet Pokémon

It's exceedingly rare, but the Gen 2 Pokémon and its many forms are out there.

Pokémon Go Candy - How to get Candy easily, and how Rare Candy works

How to get Candy as easily as possible, and how much you'll need to spend to evolve it.

Pokémon Go - Gen 2 Pokédex from the Johto region in Gold and Silver and how to get them

A checklist of the creatures available from Gold, Silver and Crystal as part of Pokémon Go's big February update.

Pokémon Go Ash Hat Pikachu Anniversary event - everything you need to know about Anniversary Boxes and the Anniversary Pikachu

Everything you need to know about the Pokémon Go Anniversary and Pikachu's latest cool hat.

Pokémon Go Dragon Scale - evolve Seadra into Kingdra and how to get the Dragon Scale

Evolution method for the new Gen II Pokémon Kingdra, and how to get the Dragon Scale.

Pokémon Go Up-Grade - evolve Porygon into Porygon2 and how to get the Up-Grade

Evolution method for the new Gen II Pokémon Poryon2, and how to get the Up-Grade.

Pokémon Go Sun Stone - evolve Gloom into Bellossom, Sunkern into Sunflora, and how to get the Sun Stone

Evolution methods for new Gen II Pokémon Bellossom, Sunflora, and how to get the Sun Stone.

Pokémon Go King's Rock - evolve Poliwhirl into Politoed, Slowpoke into Slowking, and how to get the King's Rock

Evolution methods for new Gen II Pokémon Politoed, Slowking, and how to get the King's Rock.

Pokémon Go - How to find Pokémon in spawn locations, biomes and using radars

How and where to discover Pokémon out in the real world.

Pokémon Go nests - Where to find nests in London, the UK and other areas worldwide

Find clusters of specific Pokémon fast with these maps and lists, up to date until late September.

Pokémon Go Daily Bonus - Rewards for streaks and first catch and Pokéstop of each day

Here's how much XP and Stardust you get for playing Pokémon Go each day.

Pokémon Go Pikachu: How to get Pikachu as your starter and out in the wild

How to start with Ash's favourite Pokémon over Bulbasaur, Charmander or Squirtle.

Pokémon Go - Battery saver mode explained, other ways to save battery

There's various ways to help your Poké adventure last longer on your phone.

Pokémon Go username: How to change username, change Trainer appearance

How you can swap the look and nickname of your Trainer.

Pokémon Go Curveballs - Throw perfect Curveballs and get Nice, Great, Excellent bonuses

How to trap Pokémon effectively inside those valuable Pokéballs.

Pokémon Go server status - check Pokémon Go servers are down in UK, US, Europe and more

Pokémon Go isn't the most reliable game right now, so here's now to navigate its various errors.