Pikmin AR app details surface, users in Singapore can test it now

Not many days ago Nintendo and Niantic announced their partnership for an augmented reality Pikmin game, similar to the hugely popular Pokémon Go. As speculated, more details about the much anticipated AR game are coming in – latest one being the testing stint in Singapore. According to firm rumors, the game is going to be […]

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Niantic CEO teases possible augmented reality glasses

Niantic, the creator of Pokémon Go and other augmented reality games, has always been exploring how to enhance AR gaming. While they previously said that they have no plans in creating its own hardware, it seems that their CEO, John Hanke, is teasing something over on his Twitter account. The picture he posted looks pretty […]

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Pokemon Go pandemic-triggered changes rolled back, others remain

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, Niantic made some changes to the popular franchise Pokemon Go, so that players could make progression even when they were restricted to the confines of their home. These changes included joining raids from a far distance, getting free daily gifts, and shorter distance requirements for hatching eggs in […]

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Pokemon GO’s Mega Evolution is here, subscriptions may be added

Pokemon GO isn’t exactly old but it’s been over three years since the AR game became popular. The phenomenal augmented reality adventure became big very quickly. It still has a lot of loyal fans and players even after all those years. In recent months, we learned of the Mega Evolution introduced alongside the Pokemon Cafe […]

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Pokemon GO Summer of Galaxy clothing being offered by Samsung

Niantic’s Pokemon GO is still thriving. From the first time we heard about the game in 2016 until now that there is pandemic, the popular augmented reality game has well adapted into different seasons and holidays. Even during the height of lockdowns around the world, the Pokemon GO team decided to bring new features that […]

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Catan: Word Explorers turns real world into a board game

Niantic is no noob when it comes to developing augmented reality games which is apparent from their previous titles – Pokemon Go, Ingress, and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Now the San Francisco-based software development company is ready with its next title – Catan: Word Explorers. The AR game is a modern remake of the popular […]

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Pokemon GO ready with Reality Blending, Pokemon GO Fest announced

If Razer’s Pikachu Wireless earbuds placed inside a Poke Ball doesn’t make you happy, then maybe the news of Pokemon Go bringing more features to let you play from home could satisfy you. The augmented reality game is still around and is celebrating its fourth year this 2020. The game has been updated for those […]

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Live events for Pokemon GO, Harry Potter Wizards Unite announced

Niantic Labs may be a software brand most popular for teaming up with Nintendo and coming up with Pokemon GO but the company has also proven to become one of the best event organizers in the world. Well, that can be argued but just looking at its 2019 Event Highlights infographic, we can say Niantic […]

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Niantic Labs 2019 Event Highlights shown in an infographic

Niantic Labs is now more notable for coming with Pokemon GO. It’s been more than three years since the phenomenal augmented reality game hit both Android and iOS. We’ve witnessed many milestones, changes, updates, and new features throughout the years and we can say the AR game is better than before. We may have missed […]

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Niantic collected Wizards Unite location data even when users not playing

While we probably have a lot of goodwill towards Niantic for bringing us addictive games like Pokemon Go and Harry Potter Wizards Unite, they are also not protected from criticism about the way they run their various games and now, the way they collect data. Apparently, even when you haven’t been playing the Harry Potter […]

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Niantic Wayfarer to make it easier to nominate portals, Pokéstops, gyms

If you’ve been pretty frustrated with how Niantic keeps ignoring your suggestions for Pokéstops since they don’t really have a good system for that, your wish will now come true soon! Well, at least you’ll get a better system than the previous one. The developer of such games as Ingress, Pokémon Go, and Wizard Unite […]

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Xiaomi, Redmi phone owners getting banned from Pokemon GO

What’s going on here? After a recent software update, Xiaomi smartphone owners are complaining they’ve been banned on Pokemon GO. Believe it or not, there are still people who play the once number one augmented reality game. There are still millions around the world who really go out and search for those little pocket monsters. […]

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