News items tagged with mobile

Fire Emblem Heroes Will Add New Stories Twice A Month

Fire Emblem Heroes Will Add New Stories Twice A Month

Nintendo details how often Fire Emblem Heroes players can expect new content to be added to the recently released smartphone app. Apparently it will be quite often. Last week, Fire Emblem H...

By Brad Jones on 07 February 2017
Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Nintendo announces that Android users can now register on the Google Play store to be notified when Super Mario Run is available to download, much like the game did for iOS users. As one of...

By Riley Little on 12 January 2017
Pokemon GO: Starter Pokemon Now Spawn More Often

Pokemon GO: Starter Pokemon Now Spawn More Often

Niantic launches a limited-time event for Pokemon Go that increases the spawn rate of starter Pokemon Squirtle, Bulbasaur, Charmander and their evolutions. Love it or hate it, there’s no de...

By Jason Gallagher on 31 December 2016
How Pokemon GO Trading Could Work

How Pokemon GO Trading Could Work

A YouTuber takes an in-depth look at how Niantic may choose to integrate Pokemon trades for Pokemon GO, using a unique patent from 2012 as the basis of his theory. YouTuber and Pokemon fan...

By John Jacques on 27 December 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Santa Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Catch Santa Hat Pikachu

For its holiday event, Niantic puts a Santa hat on Pikachu in Pokemon GO. Here’s where to find Santa Hat Pikachu in the game and the easiest way to catch it. After a successful Halloween ev...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2016
Sony Forms New Division for Mobile Game Development

Sony Forms New Division for Mobile Game Development

Sony officially announces the forthcoming launch of its brand new studio known as ForwardWorks, a mobile game development division set in Tokyo, Japan. According to an official press releas...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 March 2016
New 'Need For Speed' Game Charges Players for 'Gas'

New 'Need For Speed' Game Charges Players for 'Gas'

Electronic Arts’ new ‘freemium’ mobile racer ‘Need for Speed: No Limits’ offers an outrageous money-making dynamic: it charges players for ‘fuel.’

By Rob Gordon on 30 March 2015
‘Fairy Tail’ Game is Going Social

‘Fairy Tail’ Game is Going Social

Square Enix has announced that they are going to develop a Fairy Tail social game for mobile phones. This might not be what fans expected from a Fairy Tail game, but it actually may turn out to be a...

By Tyler Davis on 17 December 2010
Should Apple Do More to Curb Freemium Games?

Should Apple Do More to Curb Freemium Games?

After a seven-year-old boy spends nearly $6,000 on a Jurassic World freemium mobile game, we ask exactly who can do more to stop these events taking place in future. Like it or loathe it, freemium ga...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

After two years of shaking my head at the toys-to-life genre and calling it a fad, Disney Infinity 3.0 and Lego Dimensions have finally converted me to the dark side. From the 1989’s Nintendo Power G...

By Denny Connolly on 30 November -1
Mobile Devices Are Underutilized on Gaming Consoles

Mobile Devices Are Underutilized on Gaming Consoles

Touch screens have become a big part of the video game landscape over the past decade — but they’re still an untapped opportunity within the realm of console gaming. Over Christmas, I spent some time...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
Why 2016 Will Be the Year of Pokemon

Why 2016 Will Be the Year of Pokemon

2016 marks the 20th anniversary of the release of the original Pokemon games. Here’s why I believe it’s going to be the best year ever to be a Pokemon fan. Pokemon is a franchise that refuses to quit...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Crashlands Review

Crashlands Review

Developer Butterscotch Shenanigans delivers a rip-roaring success with crafting action RPG Crashlands, bringing outlandish humor and addictive gameplay to the indie scene. The crafting genre has beco...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Iron Maiden is Making an RPG

Iron Maiden is Making an RPG

Iconic British heavy metal band Iron Maiden reveals that it will be releasing a free-to-play mobile RPG named Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast in summer 2016. The history of video games is littered w...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Taylor Swift Mobile Game Hopes to Follow Kim Kardashian's Success

Taylor Swift Mobile Game Hopes to Follow Kim Kardashian's Success

Following the huge success of celebrity tie-in game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, Glu announces that it will be making a mobile game with Taylor Swift. Country/pop phenom Taylor Swift has had one incred...

By Jasmine Henry on 30 November -1
Nintendo President Lays Out 2016 Plans

Nintendo President Lays Out 2016 Plans

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima reveals Nintendo’s plans for 2016, which include the reveal of the Nintendo NX, anime TV shows, and mobile gaming apps. Ever since Satoru Iwata’s untimely passing...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Bethesda Plans to Make More Mobile Games

Bethesda Plans to Make More Mobile Games

Bethesda director Todd Howard discusses that the long-term success of Fallout Shelter came as a surprise, and that more mobile games are on the horizon. The outstanding success of Fallout Shelter, th...

By Sarah Fields on 30 November -1
DICE Awards Gives Fallout 4 Top Prize

DICE Awards Gives Fallout 4 Top Prize

Fallout 4 wins the top prize at the 19th annual DICE Awards, earning its place as Game of the Year against the likes of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Super Mario Maker. Fallout 4 has proved to be a m...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Nintendo Details Miitomo Gameplay, Microtransactions

Nintendo Details Miitomo Gameplay, Microtransactions

Nintendo reveals more details about its first smartphone game Miitomo, including the free to play app’s gameplay, social interactions, and microtransactions. Last year, Nintendo made the surprising a...

By Jasmine Henry on 30 November -1
Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 42 Million Times

Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 42 Million Times

UPDATE: Glu Mobile has issued a statement clarifying that Kim Kardashian: Hollywood has been downloaded 42 million times, not 84 million times as was previously reported While most gamers are probabl...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Nintendo: Smartphone Plans and Virtual Reality Update

Nintendo: Smartphone Plans and Virtual Reality Update

During Nintendo’s latest earnings briefing, the company discusses the central figure of its next smartphone game and its plans on using virtual reality. Nintendo CEO Tatsumi Kimishima – the company’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Kanye West Video Game Teaser Trailer

Kanye West Video Game Teaser Trailer

A teaser trailer for the mysterious Kanye West video game, Only One: The Game, shows the polarizing rapper’s mother, the late Donda West, ascending into Heaven. Not content on just being a star in th...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 84 Million Times

Kim Kardashian Game Downloaded Over 84 Million Times

UPDATE: Glu Mobile has issued a statement clarifying that Kim Kardashian: Hollywood has been downloaded 42 million times, not 84 million times as was previously reported While most gamers are probabl...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Fallout 4 Shelter is Most Played Fallout Game

Fallout 4 Shelter is Most Played Fallout Game

Bethesda’s creative director Todd Howard reveals that Fallout Shelter is officially the most played Fallout game in the series with over 4 billion play sessions. Bethesda’s creative director Todd How...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1
Mobile To Be More Powerful Than Consoles

Mobile To Be More Powerful Than Consoles

ARM ecosystem director Nizar Romdan claims that smartphones will be able to generate greater visuals than the PlayStation 4 or the Xbox One by the end of 2017. For years, analysts have predicted that...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Stormfall: Age of War Review

Stormfall: Age of War Review

Stormfall: Age of War brings plenty of longevity to the crowded web-based PVP strategy game market, though a pay-to-win aspect of the game raises concerns. Plarium’s Stormfall: Age of War tasks play...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Sign Up for the Pokemon Go Field Test Right Here

Sign Up for the Pokemon Go Field Test Right Here

Fans of The Pokemon Company’s and Niantic Lab’s forthcoming augmented reality game Pokemon GO can now sign up for its field test in the United States. After assuring fans about a month ago that it...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO is Available Now in the UK

Pokemon GO is Available Now in the UK

Pokemon GO releases in another major international market, this time bringing the phenomenon of real-life Pokemon training to the shores of the United Kingdom. Countless prospective Pokemon traine...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO 1.0.1 Update Goes Live

Pokemon GO 1.0.1 Update Goes Live

Niantic delivers the first incremental update to Pokemon GO, making some small but valuable changes to the login process and tackling a nagging security issue. It’s only been one week since Pokemon...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
6 Strange Pokemon Go PokeStops

6 Strange Pokemon Go PokeStops

While Pokemon GO typically has sensible PokeStop locations, sometimes Pokemon trainers might find themselves in a strange, or downright dangerous, location. Pokemon GO has truly transformed how the...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Guide: How To Control Eevee's Evolution

Pokemon GO Guide: How To Control Eevee's Evolution

After a series of failed theories, it seems like Pokemon GO players have finally figured out how to control Eevee’s evolution into Flareon, Jolteon, or Vaporeon. The Pokemon GO craze is still in fu...

By Denny Connolly on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Panel Upgraded at San Diego Comic-Con

Pokemon GO Panel Upgraded at San Diego Comic-Con

Due to the game’s massive popularity, Pokemon GO‘s panel at San Diego Comic Con next week is being upgraded to Hall H, which will allow for 6,500 attendees. Ever since Pokemon GO was first announce...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: Vaporeon Appearance Causes Stampede

Pokemon GO: Vaporeon Appearance Causes Stampede

Pokemon GO players flock in great numbers to New York City’s Central Park after the rare and illusive Water-type Eevee evolution, Vaporeon, appears in the area. There’s no denying just how impactf...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Servers Hit by DDoS Attack

Pokemon GO Servers Hit by DDoS Attack

The Pokemon GO servers are down again, this time allegedly due to the efforts of hacker group PoodleCorp who used a DDoS attack to keep fans from their Pokemon adventure. If you’re one of Pokemon G...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
MMA Fighter Rolls Pokeball At Defeated Opponent

MMA Fighter Rolls Pokeball At Defeated Opponent

MMA fighter Michael Page just took the Pokemon GO craze to new heights as after knocking out Evangelista Santos, he pulls out a Pokeball and rolls it towards his downed opponent. From Pokemon GO gy...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1
Mobius Final Fantasy Gets US Release Date

Mobius Final Fantasy Gets US Release Date

Square Enix announces that Mobius Final Fantasy title will be hitting North American shores ahead of Final Fantasy 15, and pre-registration bonuses are still available. There might not be a better...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Player Arrested Visiting Police Station

Pokemon GO Player Arrested Visiting Police Station

A Pokemon GO player unknowingly walks into a police station in search of a Pokemon gym, only to to be quickly arrested due to an outstanding warrant. Between weary players hiring drivers in order t...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1
Craziest Pokemon GO Stories of the Week

Craziest Pokemon GO Stories of the Week

Pokemon GO players all over the world have had many crazy stories to share since the game’s launch, and we have collected the craziest Pokemon GO stories so far. Mobile gaming sensation Pokemon GO...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Will Pokemon GO Offer VR Support in the Future?

Will Pokemon GO Offer VR Support in the Future?

The recent Pokemon GO update reveals that Niantic is incorporating virtual reality elements into the game, leading some to speculate that VR support is coming soon. Even those living under a rock m...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Players Shot At After Trespassing

Pokemon GO Players Shot At After Trespassing

A Florida man has fired warning shots at two teenagers who were attempting to catch monsters in Pokemon GO near his property in the middle of the night. Since its release earlier this month, Pokemo...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
Police Using Pokemon GO To Lure Fugitives

Police Using Pokemon GO To Lure Fugitives

The police department of Manchester, New Hampshire, is attempting to capture fugitives through tempting suspects with the prospect of rare Pokemon GO monsters. Pokemon GO has managed to grab the at...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Justin Bieber Joins Rare Pokemon GO Hunt

Justin Bieber Joins Rare Pokemon GO Hunt

A mass of Pokemon GO gamers out to catch a Gyarados were so focused on the application that they didn’t notice when Justin Bieber joined in on the hunt. Now that Pokemon GO has released in Canada,...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
GR Pick: The Simpsons Play Pokemon GO

GR Pick: The Simpsons Play Pokemon GO

Fox releases a new video showing The Simpsons hopping onto the Pokemon GO craze. Between playing the app and being a responsible parent, Homer’s choice is obvious. The world seems to have ignited i...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Finally Arrives in Canada

Pokemon GO Finally Arrives in Canada

Nintendo and Niantic have officially launched the incredibly popular Pokemon GO game for iOS and Android smartphones in the one and only Great White North. Since Pokemon GO has been making headline...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
The Dangers of Pokemon GO

The Dangers of Pokemon GO

One writer explains some of the biggest safety obstacles that Pokemon GO players must learn to manage in order to stay safe while trying to catch ’em all. Just a few days after launch, Pokemon GO h...

By Denny Connolly on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Tracker Glitch is Making it Hard to Find Pokemon

Pokemon GO Tracker Glitch is Making it Hard to Find Pokemon

Pokemon GO players report a new bug with the massively popular mobile game that makes it almost impossible to capture desired Pokemon using the tracker. By now it’s pretty clear that Pokémon GO is...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: 5 Ways to Make It Even Better

Pokemon GO: 5 Ways to Make It Even Better

Pokemon GO has quickly become a mobile gaming phenomenon, but there’s still room for improvement. Here are five ways Niantic can make Pokemon GO even better. Many people thought Pokemon GO was goi...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Taking PokeStop and Gym Requests

Pokemon GO Taking PokeStop and Gym Requests

Pokemon GO developer Niantic begins taking new requests for PokeStops and Gyms for the mobile title, allowing players to try and open up more vital locations in their area. Those playing Pokemon G...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Used by Animal Shelter to Find Dog Walkers

Pokemon GO Used by Animal Shelter to Find Dog Walkers

Pokemon GO continues to be a force for good, as Muncie Animal Shelter encourages gamers to take a dog with them as they head out on their Pokemon adventures. Niantic Inc.’s latest Pokemon-themed a...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Megan Fox Reveals Dream Video Game Role

Megan Fox Reveals Dream Video Game Role

Megan Fox has revealed her dream role in a video game adaptation while doing a press tour in support of the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie. Between Transformers and Teenage Mutant Ninja Tur...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: Does Eevee Need Nerfing?

Pokemon GO: Does Eevee Need Nerfing?

Eevee holds a lot of potential in Pokemon GO, to the point where fans are taking to the internet to complain about the evolution Pokemon being too over-powered. Pokemon GO has been out for a while...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Released in Italy, Spain, and Portugal

Pokemon GO Released in Italy, Spain, and Portugal

Niantic releases the smash hit mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO in more regions, with players in Italy, Spain, and Portugal now able to join in on the fun. Pokemon GO is probably the most popula...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: What Can Hatch From Each Type of Egg

Pokemon GO: What Can Hatch From Each Type of Egg

Eggs are a sure-fire way of catching Pokemon in Pokemon GO — here’s a guide on what to expect from the three types of egg that are currently available in the game. Trainers who have found themselve...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Purchases Are 50% of Daily Mobile Purchases

Pokemon GO Purchases Are 50% of Daily Mobile Purchases

Pokemon GO isn’t hindered by its Free-to-Play price tag when it comes to making money – with the app’s microtransactions proving to be incredibly popular. If you’ve been paying attention over the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Pokemong GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemong GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO becomes the biggest mobile game in U.S. history and shows no signs of slowing down as it continues to surpass the user base of multiple services. Since its launch, some Pokemon GO player...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Players Help Catch an Attempted Murderer

Pokemon GO Players Help Catch an Attempted Murderer

During their hunt for Pokemon in downtown Fullerton, two Marine Corps veterans and Pokemon GO players unintentionally help to catch an attempted murderer. Since launching in the United States, New...

By Jasmine Henry on 30 November -1
Rumor: Pokemon GO Partnering With McDonald's

Rumor: Pokemon GO Partnering With McDonald's

Gamers digging through Pokemon GO‘s code on Android discover the existence of sponsored locations, with direct reference to fast food chain giant McDonald’s. Seemingly overnight, Pokemon GO has blo...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Mom Blames Pokemon Go After Teenager Gets Hit By Car

Mom Blames Pokemon Go After Teenager Gets Hit By Car

The mother of a 15-year-old girl who was hit by a car says Pokemon Go is to blame for her daughter’s injuries and is urging other parents to keep their kids away from the game. Pokemon Go has taken...

By Jason Gallagher on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO European Rollout Starts Today in Germany

Pokemon GO European Rollout Starts Today in Germany

The Pokemon GO application officially launches in the country of Germany, leading many to speculate that a full European release will come later this week. Europe has stood idly by while Pokemon GO...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Guide: Trainer Rewards For Every Level

Pokemon GO Guide: Trainer Rewards For Every Level

Leveling trainers in Pokemon GO can be a daunting task, but luckily, there are plenty of incentives to keep going and important milestones that help players catch even the most elusive Pokémon. Whe...

By Curt Hutson on 30 November -1
Gamer Gets Caught Cheating Through Pokemon GO

Gamer Gets Caught Cheating Through Pokemon GO

Bye, Bye, Butterfree: A Pokemon GO user explains how he got caught cheating on his girlfriend through the popular application, thanks to its GPS features. With Pokemon GO taking the streets by stor...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: How To Track Pokemon While Tracker Is Down

Pokemon GO: How To Track Pokemon While Tracker Is Down

The tracker tool may be broken in Pokemon GO, but players can still hunt effectively, thanks to fan-site PokeVision which shows all Pokemon in the nearby area in real time. Pokemon GO fever continu...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Guide: Every Way To Earn Experience Points

Pokemon GO Guide: Every Way To Earn Experience Points

As fun as Pokemon GO can be, it can become a grind as players begin to gain levels slower. Here’s every known method of earning XP to help plan and speed up trainer growth. Pokemon GO may be a game...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Player Catches Every Pokemon in America

Pokemon GO Player Catches Every Pokemon in America

Pokemon GO has only been out in the US for a couple of weeks, but one enthusiastic Pokemon trainer has already caught every available creature in their region. From pushing Nintendo’s market value...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: Japan Launch Date, McDonald's Partnership

Pokemon GO: Japan Launch Date, McDonald's Partnership

Niantic reveals the Japanese launch date for mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO, and also confirms that the game’s first sponsored location will be McDonald’s. Pokemon GO surpassed Candy Crush Sag...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Snowden Director: Pokemon GO is Invasion of Privacy

Snowden Director: Pokemon GO is Invasion of Privacy

Director Oliver Stone accuses Pokemon GO of being a massive security threat during a panel for his upcoming film Snowden at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con. While the many negative news stories that s...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1
High Level Pokemon GO Accounts Selling on eBay

High Level Pokemon GO Accounts Selling on eBay

Some business-minded mobile gamers are making good use of their high level Pokemon GO accounts, selling them on sites like eBay for hundreds of dollars. Pokemon GO has already become a massive mone...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO Passes Candy Crush As Biggest Mobile Game

Pokemon GO becomes the biggest mobile game in U.S. history and shows no signs of slowing down as it continues to surpass the user base of multiple services. Since its launch, some Pokemon GO player...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
Microsoft Reimagines Xbox Games As Pokemon GO Clones

Microsoft Reimagines Xbox Games As Pokemon GO Clones

Microsoft releases a trio of concept images showing Microsoft games getting the Pokemon GO spin, prompting some to wonder if the company is gauging fan interest in such an idea. Microsoft has offic...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO is Boosting Sales for GameStop

Pokemon GO is Boosting Sales for GameStop

GameStop claims that the augmented reality game Pokemon GO has caused a significant boost in sales and foot traffic at stores that have been designated PokeStops and Gyms. People and organizations...

By Fred Harvey on 30 November -1
I Have Concerns About Pokemon GO

I Have Concerns About Pokemon GO

One editor talks about major concerns he has for the mobile game Pokemon GO – based on the footage and information about the title that has found its way onto the web thus far. As of this writing,...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Players Get Unlimited Data with T-Mobile

Pokemon GO Players Get Unlimited Data with T-Mobile

T-Mobile announces a free promotion that will make the Pokemon GO application exempt from data charges for a year, along with some extra prize giveaways. It looks like Mcdonald’s isn’t the only com...

By John Jacques on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Japanese Launch Delayed

Pokemon GO Japanese Launch Delayed

In what remains one of the stranger news stories stemming from the staggered Pokemon GO global release, Japanese gamers still don’t have their hands on the game. It’s hard to remember the last time...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Guide: How To Use Tracker Tool

Pokemon GO Guide: How To Use Tracker Tool

Pokemon GO’s tracker tool is incredibly helpful, but the game doesn’t do a great job explaining how to use it. This guide explains how to find ’em all. One of the great things about Pokemon GO is...

By Denny Connolly on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Needs New Features Now

Pokemon GO Needs New Features Now

One writer explains why Pokemon GO needs to add world events and new features to keep the attention of the casual audience, but why Niantic might not pull it off. Casual and hardcore gamers have be...

By Denny Connolly on 30 November -1
Opinion: Nostalgia Is What Makes Pokemon GO Work

Opinion: Nostalgia Is What Makes Pokemon GO Work

With mobile sensation Pokemon GO seemingly going from strength to strength, one Game Rant writer takes a look at exactly how important nostalgia is for the success of the game. In a year full of hu...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
South Park Won't Have A Pokemon GO Episode

South Park Won't Have A Pokemon GO Episode

During the South Park 20th anniversary panel at San Diego Comic-Con, the possibility of a Pokemon GO-inspired episode was brought up – but it sounds as if there won’t be one. There are few shows th...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Still Has Undiscovered Easter Eggs

Pokemon GO Still Has Undiscovered Easter Eggs

During the Pokemon GO panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Niantic CEO John Hanke confirmed the infamous Eevee naming tactic – but also teased more undiscovered Easter Eggs. At this point, the...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Team Leaders Revealed

Pokemon GO Team Leaders Revealed

At its Comic-Con 2016 panel, Pokemon GO developer Niantic reveals the team leaders for the three teams in the game and teases future legendary Pokemon release events. When Pokémon GO first debuted...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Could Add Pokemon Centers

Pokemon GO Could Add Pokemon Centers

Speaking at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, Niantic CEO John Hanke hinted that Pokemon Centers could be introduced to Pokemon GO in a future update. Pokemon GO has been available for a matter of...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
Teens Cross US-Canada Border Playing Pokemon GO

Teens Cross US-Canada Border Playing Pokemon GO

United States Border Patrol agents pick up a pair of Canadian teenagers who had inadvertently entered the United States illegally while playing Pokemon GO. Although Pokemon GO already warns users t...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: Here Are the Region-Specific Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Here Are the Region-Specific Pokemon

Reports suggest that a number of Pokemon in Pokemon GO are specific to different regions of the world. Read on to find out where to catch these elusive monsters. Although all 151 of the original ge...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: Future Generation Pokemon Are Coming

Pokemon GO: Future Generation Pokemon Are Coming

During the Pokemon GO panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Niantic CEO John Hanke suggested that new generations of creatures will eventually make their way into the game. Now that we’re a few...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: Nintendo Shares Drop After Confusion

Pokemon GO: Nintendo Shares Drop After Confusion

Nintendo’s shares plummet as investors realize that the company is not actually responsible for the production of Pokemon GO – despite never having claimed otherwise. Pokemon GO is a global sensati...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO: These GPS Cheating Apps Could Get You A Ban

Pokemon GO: These GPS Cheating Apps Could Get You A Ban

Pokemon GO requires players to leave the comfort of their own a home – a feature that has led to many people heading for a ban, as GPS spoofing becomes a popular workaround. Pokemon GO has become...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 November -1
Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan Expansion Details

Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan Expansion Details

Blizzard unveils the newest adventure that Hearthstone players will be able to embark on, as One Night in Karazhan looks to disco strut its way into stardom next month. Hearthstone is yet anot...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1
Elder Scrolls: Legends First Impressions

Elder Scrolls: Legends First Impressions

Game Rant has been playing the Elder Scrolls: Legends closed beta and despite what it looks like at first, the game is much more than just another Hearthstone clone. Gamers interested in sling...

By Denny Connolly on 30 November -1
Pokemon GO Changes Pokemon Spawns in Certain Areas

Pokemon GO Changes Pokemon Spawns in Certain Areas

Niantic may have switched things up in Pokemon GO without making a public announcement, as new data indicates that Pokemon spawns for the mobile title have changed. When a game gets over 75 mi...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1