Tuesday , 12 December 2017 Chinese (Simplified)DutchEnglishFrenchGermanHindiItalianJapanesePortugueseRussianSpanish
Home » Blogs

Blogs

Everything we know so far about 'Pokémon GO' Generation 3

360f7131-70fc-400e-91b7-4654187a12da.jpg

If you’re anything like me — i.e. the type of person still worryingly obsessed with Pokémon GO a full 17 months after it was released — you’ll have already heard the big news. After months of waiting, Generation 3 is finally (almost!) here. SEE ALSO: ‘Pokémon GO’ has just released one of the most famous legendary Pokémon On Wednesday, the …

Read More »

'Last Jedi' star played the best Pokémon Go prank on director Rian Johnson

81cb2381-6206-4052-8618-32b4f20336b9.jpg

If you love Pokemon and pranks, or if you ever dreamed of being part of a mischievous Star Wars crew, this anecdote from the set of The Last Jedi is going to increase your FOMO.  Filming on The Last Jedi coincided with the release of another worldwide sensation, Pokémon Go. And according to John Boyega, new cast member Kelly Marie …

Read More »

Apple's new augmented reality platform lets you build apps just like Pokémon Go

a30415e3-1630-4e4e-b1c9-23d449716197.jpeg

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Although the fad was short-lived, pulling up the Pokémon Go app for the very first time made you feel like you were just granted access to a previously undiscovered dimension. A dimension where a Rattata lurks behind your toilet and Ivysaurs spawn in …

Read More »

'Pokémon GO' has just released one of the most famous legendary Pokémon

9e945cf5-6701-4741-8788-fb98abe1fe2f.jpg

Remember the very first episode of Pokémon, when an awed Ash spots a shining bird flying through a rainbow in the sky? SEE ALSO: ‘Pokémon Go’ is finally getting third generation pokémon in Halloween update Well, that bird was Ho-Oh — basically the Mewtwo of Generation II — and we have some splendid news about the beast: he’s now been …

Read More »

Drivers distracted by 'Pokémon Go' caused major damage in the game's first few months

Playing Pokémon Go while driving is incredibly dangerous and may have caused billions of dollars of damages across the United States within the first few months of its release. A recent paper titled “Death by Pokémon Go” took a look at car crashes in Tippecanoe County, Indiana after the release of Pokémon Go and found that drivers using the app …

Read More »

Harry Potter is getting its own AR mobile game from the 'Pokémon Go' developers

65377730-d578-4899-a408-86e963eb1382.jpg

Get ready to finally become the witch or wizard you’ve always wanted to be. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a new augmented reality mobile game created in partnership between Warner Bros. and Niantic  —  the creators of the hit mobile game Pokémon Go. SEE ALSO: Russia reportedly using ‘Pokémon Go’ for election meddling is meme gold Not much is known …

Read More »

'Pokémon Go' is finally getting third generation pokémon in Halloween update

4396463a-bf37-467e-bca4-4f7c636dd8a8.jpg

Pokémon Go is getting extra spooky around Halloween this year with new ghost-type Pokémon and a witch hat for Pikachu. The Pokémon Go Halloween event lasts from Oct. 20 to Nov. 2, introducing the first third-generation (gen III) Pokémon to the game, Pikachus wearing witch hats, extra Candy items for leveling up Pokémon, and a creepy Mimikyu hat for player …

Read More »

Hidden data suggests new Pokémon and a Halloween event are coming to 'Pokémon Go'

Get ready for the next generation of Pokémon in Pokémon Go. Video game sleuths from the group known as the Silph Road uncovered a whole bunch of hidden data added to Pokémon Go in its latest update. The intel suggests that the third generation of Pokémon may be coming to the game soon, along with some Halloween content. SEE ALSO: …

Read More »

Election-meddling Russian troll farms tried to use Pokémon Go to stir racial tensions

a0fdbfcb-5097-42c7-9f92-bc23b7fc9a56.jpg

Even Russian troll farms couldn’t help but get in on the Pokémon Go fad that swept the country last year.  In one of the most absurd twists yet in the investigation into Russia-aligned election meddling, CNN reports that Kremlin-linked actors may have tried to use the hype around the augmented-reality app to inflame racial divisions. If you’re having trouble imagining …

Read More »

'Pokémon Go' developer says iPhone X barely scratches the surface for AR

After Apple’s reveal of the iPhone X Tuesday, the CEO of Pokémon Go‘s development studio wrote a blog post saying the demo of the phone’s augmented reality capabilities was just a step toward what AR is capable of. During Apple’s presentation Tuesday, the company showed off a demo of the ARKit and the iPhone X’s AR capabilities, which seamlessly generated …

Read More »
Subscribe To Our Newsletter
Subscribe to our email newsletter today to receive updates on the latest news, tutorials and special offers!
No Thanks
Thanks for signing up. You must confirm your email address before we can send you. Please check your email and follow the instructions.
We respect your privacy. Your information is safe and will never be shared.
Don't miss out. Subscribe today.
×
×
WordPress Popup Plugin