Field Update

Published:04.17.2018

The Numbers: April Community Day in the Silph League

As shiny Mareep descended on the globe, thousands of League staff volunteers held meetups in over a thousand cities around the world. The Silph Road team has run the numbers and has new visualizations and stats. Take a look at how the League has continued to grow in April Community Day!

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Silph Study: #016

Published: 04.11.2018

Raid Reward Probabilities: April 2018

Last August the Silph Research Group revealed the secret mechanics behind the rewards allotted for successfully conquering a Raid. Silph researchers have continued monitoring this mechanic ever since. Today, after analyzing over 7,000 raids and 43,000 bundles it's time to update our information on: the current Raid reward tiers!

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Field Update

Published:03.28.2018

New in v0.97.2! Get Ready to Research with Prof. Willow!

Buckle in, travelers - it's time to take Pokemon Research up a notch! v0.97.2 has begun propagation in preparation for the March 30th launch of the new 'Research' feature and the Silph Road team has studied the new APK to see what exciting discoveries and mechanics await our travelers...

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Field Update

Published:03.27.2018

The Numbers: March Community Day in the Silph League

On Sunday, thousands of League communities hosted meetups for the 3rd Pokemon GO community day – and this time they were awarding a Shiny Venusaur Silph League Badge as a memento of the global Bulbasaur event. Now that all the tallies and reports are in one thing is clear: the Silph League has grown even larger!

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Field Update

Published:03.17.2018

New in v0.95.3: Account linking, Quests, Spinda's Variants, 2 new moves, and... PokeStop Submissions?

After the announcement that Facebook account linking would now be possible in v0.95.3, we weren't expecting much else under the hood in the latest APK.  Boy were we surprised! We've taken a look through the silent changes in the latest update and have found some exciting hints and clues to what the future holds for our travelers...

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Field Update

Published:03.09.2018

New in v0.93.4: What's Reverted, What Remains, and Staged Rollouts on the Road!

Hot on the heels of v0.93.3, a new APK has been released, travelers! We've taken a look through the changes (which once again were many) and have attempted to decipher any potential clues to what's happening under the hood...

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Field Update

Published:03.06.2018

New in v0.93.3! Major back-end changes & performance tweaks

The v0.93.3 APK represents some major changes to the Pokemon GO codebase - but not many of the changes will...

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Field Update

Published:03.06.2018

Windy Weather Brings New Raid Bosses, Egg Odds, and 2x XP

Starting today (until March 16th) double XP is in effect, eggs favoring "windy" weather are hatching more often, and there's been a shakeup in Raid bosses in Tiers 2 - 4! Here's the current boss breakdown, travelers.

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Field Update

Published:02.28.2018

The Numbers: Community Day in the Silph League

This past weekend an astounding number of travelers around the world volunteered time and energy as staff to help other travelers receive the Shiny Dratini Silph League Badge at their local meetups...

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Field Update

Published:02.19.2018

Earn the New February Community Day League Badge!

Earn this 'lovely' League Badge permanently for your Travelers Card by attending one of 1,000+ meetups on Saturday! Last Community Day we had a veritable army over 2,000 volunteer staff checking travelers in at meetups around the world.

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