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Pokemon Go Developers Niantic Labs Announce Harry Potter AR Mobile Game

Pokemon Go Developers Niantic Labs Announce Harry Potter AR Mobile Game

Niantic Labs has announced that a new Harry Potter mobile game is in development. Niantic Labs revealed today that the studio will be teaming up with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to develop...
Pokémon Go Fest Saved Thanks To Early Release Of Legendary Pokémon 2

Pokémon Go Fest Saved Thanks To Early Release Of Legendary Pokémon

The planned events during Pokémon Go Fest ended in failure ultimately resulting in Niantic releasing the Legendary Pokémon Lugia and Articuno, early. For those who either skipped the augmented reality Pokémon game craze...
Pokémon Go Introducing New Pokemon, and New Features 1

Pokémon Go Introducing New Pokemon, and New Features

Niantic and The Pokémon Company announced updates to Pokémon Go that will add new Pokémon along with new features for players to explore. There was a while where it felt as if everyone was playing Pokémon...
Ingress: The Location Based Game That Silently Outlasted Pokémon Go

Ingress: The Location Game That Silently Outlasted Pokémon Go

“Ingress isn’t unlike other mobile apps in the sense that there’s the ability for players in the game to buy in-app items,” explained Bill Kilday, VP of Marketing and Live Events...
Latest Pokemon GO Update Addresses "Nearby" Feature

Latest Pokemon GO Update Addresses “Nearby” Feature

Pokemon GO has been a real roller coaster throughout the summer. Launching in a dubiously functional state, the smash-hit app has seen its fair share of tweaks. Perhaps the biggest change has been...
RUMOUR: Articuno Is The First Legendary Pokemon In GO

RUMOUR: Articuno Is The First Legendary Pokemon In GO

Since its launch, Pokemon GO has had several claims of people finding legendary Pokemon. Even I was Rick Rolled by this claim of a legendary hatched from an egg. Now it appears that one Pokemon...
The Pros and Cons of Pokemon Go 5

Poke Vision Shut Down

Pokemon GO players looking to get a jump on other players just got shafted this week. The popular Pokemon tracking site Poke Vision has been shut down by Niantic. In addition to this,...
Pokemon Go Won't Affect Nintendo's Financial Forecast

Pokemon Go Won’t Affect Nintendo’s Financial Forecast

After Nintendo's stock doubled amidst the Pokemon Go craze sweeping the nation, Nintendo has issued a statement officially saying they are not responsible for the title and that Pokemon Go's success...
Pokemon Go Possibly Teaming Up With McDonalds 1

Pokemon Go Possibly Teaming Up With McDonalds

A few clever players have discovered in the coding of Pokemon Go a clue to a possible sponsorship system between the game and iconic golden arches. First discovered by Australian student Manu Gill,...
Pokémon Go Invades Privacy, Promptly Gets Patched 1

Pokémon Go Invades Privacy, Promptly Gets Patched

Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm in under a week, as our own Brendan Quinn talked about today. But with the runaway success comes with some concerns. Namely, Niantic being...
Pokemon GO Devs Cancel GDC confrence 1

Pokemon GO Devs Cancel GDC confrence

The founder and CEO of Niantic, the developers behind Pokemon GO have apparently cancelled their session at the 2016 Game Developers Conference. According to the GDC website, Niantic's "Gotta Catch Em All: Pokemon...