Field Update

Published:05.11.2018

Official Silph Road GO Fest after party!

The Silph Road team is excited for GO Fest's return! If you'll be attending GO Fest stay in the loop by filling out this short form to get updates as we nail down our GO Fest plans and swag details.

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Field Update

Published:05.04.2018

A Personal Note from Dronpes

I just wanted to share a rare personal note with the Road today, travelers. It's been a whirlwind of a week for the Silph Road team!

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Silph Study: #017

Published: 04.26.2018

Spinning Gyms: The Mechanics of Item Drops From Gyms

In a controlled long-term study, Silph Researchers have spun 37,000+ gyms and uncovered new mechanics behind the number of items awarded by spinning a gym’s photo disc and the multipliers and factors which influence it!

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Field Update

Published:04.25.2018

New in v0.101.0! Quest Updates, a New Move, & PokeStop Submission Hints!

Pokemon GO v0.101.0 has begun propagation on Android and iOS will soon follow in preparation for the announced May 1st 'Field Research' update which will bring Zapdos' return and new 'quest' objectives! But under the hood, the Silph Road team has discovered a few clues that hint at upcoming features.  Let's take a look!

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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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