Niantic announces important Raid Battles changes for Pokemon GO

Niantic, the team behind Pokemon GO smash hit has just announced a major update will hit the mobile game in the coming days, which contains important Raid Battles changes. Most of the changes have been carefully thought after developers reviewed players feedback.

Furthermore, Niantic confirmed that Pokemon GO players won’t need to manually download the update and that these changes should not impact the gameplay in any way. You can find below all the changes that affect EX Raid Battles after the update:

EX Raid Battles will take place most commonly at Gyms …


Pokemon GO developer Niantic to launch new Harry Potter AR game in 2018

Niantic Labs, the maker of the Pokemon GO smash hit, is expected to launch another AR (augmented reality) game for mobiles next year. The new game will benefit from another tremendously popular franchise: Harry Potter.

According to a new report from TechCrunch, a new mobile game called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, which is co-developed by Warner Bros. Interactive’s sub-brand Portkey Games, will be launched in 2018.

Not much is known about the upcoming AR game, just that Niantic will heavily draw inspiration from Ingress, its less popular take on …

Niantic celebrates the Equinox with major Pokemon GO in-game event


The US company behind Pokemon GO smash hit has just announced it will kick off a new in-game event in celebration of the Equinox. The new event is supposed to run from 1:00 PM PDT on September 22 to 1:00 PM PDT on October 2 and will allow players to earn double Stardust for catching Pokemon and hatching Eggs.

With cool autumn nights quickly approaching in the Northern Hemisphere and sunny spring days arriving in the Southern Hemisphere, we thought it would be the perfect time to celebrate the coming equinox with an in-game event. New seasons mean new adventures!