Detective Pikachu 2 Developer Says It May Be ‘Nearing Release’

Image: Nintendo It’s been three years since The Pokémon Company announced Detective Pikachu 2 for the Nintendo Switch. And given the complete silence on the project since, you’d be forgiven for having completely forgotten it was ever a thing. However, due to a throwaway line on a developer’s LinkedIn profile, it seems it’s not only … Read more

Pokemon Go Maker Reveals New Social Media App

pokemon go developer Niantic is launching a new social media app called Campfire this week, which will allow users to better organize in-person meet-ups. Players that sign-up and opt-in can share their locations, and chat with other users. The idea is that the Campfire app would be used in conjunction with AR games like pokemon … Read more

Detective Pikachu 2 Game “Nearing Release” According To Pokémon Job Profile

Image: The Pokémon Company In case you missed it, there’s a new Detective Pikachu game on the way to the Nintendo Switch. When The Pokémon Company originally announced it in 2019, it was mentioned how it would conclude the original game’s story. If you’re wondering what’s happened to this project since then – don’t worry, … Read more

Hori Reveals New Pokémon-Themed Designs For The Switch Split Pad Fit

Image: HORIA Accessory creator Hori has revealed it’s teaming up with The Pokémon Company to release Pokémon-themed Split Pad Fit. In case you missed it, these Joy-Con-like controllers are a follow-up to Hori’s Switch Split Pad Pro, and are officially releasing here in the west as the Switch Split Pad Compact. They’ll be available here … Read more

Pokémon GO Spotlight Hour Times: This Week’s Featured Pokémon And Mystery Bonus -September 20th 2022

The Pokémon GO Spotlight Hour and Mystery Bonus Hour events were first introduced to the game in February 2020. Every week for one hour only (6pm – 7pm local time) a specific surprise Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild and a Mystery Bonus will activate. This gives you a chance to catch as … Read more

Does Riolu have a significantly lower hatch rate? Pokemon GO players suggest so

Another day, another Reddit post pointing out something negative the Pokemon Go community has noticed from Niantic. This time it revolves around the hatch rate of Riolu from Eggs. Many believe that it is much lower than other Pokemon, but are disappointed by the fact that there was no announcement that this would be the … Read more

Random: Kit And Krysta Claim They Were Nearly Fired Over Nuzlocke Pokémon Run

Image: Nintendo Life Well then, here’s your ‘Bizarre News Story of the Week™’. In a clip posted on Twitter via the latest episode of the Kit and Krysta podcast, the ex-Nintendo employees received a question from one of their Patreon supporters on whether they had ever played a ‘Nuzlocke run’ of Pokémon. This prompted the … Read more

Pokemon Go Creators Are “Ramping Up” Actions Against Cheaters

Niantic, the creators of games like pokemon go and other mobile titles, has plans to crack down on cheaters, the company announced this week. This commitment and more were shared in the latest of Niantic’s ongoing anti-cheat talks with Niantic promising that this is “only the first step” in the anti-cheat efforts. These measures will … Read more