Species Available from Special Lure Modules

Silph researchers have an update on special Lure Modules! After recording over 3,000 spawns at Glacial, Mossy, and Magnetic Lures, we have determined that there are 13 species boosted by each of the Modules!

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Alolan Pokémon Shiny Rates

Four Alolan Pokémon can now be found in the wild! Silph researchers have assembled en masse to figure out what shiny rate these species are using. Come check out what we've found!

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Legendary Raid Day: Raikou Shiny Rates

The reward for Spark's Research Challenge includes three hours of Raikou Raid Battles. Silph researchers are out hitting the pavement to determine the probability of encountering a Shiny Raikou during this mini-event.

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A Legendary Return: Groudon Shiny Rate

Silph Researchers are back on the hunt! Groudon and its neon green shiny form have emerged in Raid Battles for a short time, and researchers are determined to gather data on its shiny rate!

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Field Update

Published:Jun 27, 2019

Join Us in Dortmund! Meetups Details, Collectibles, and the PvP Championships!

The Silph Road is once again heading to Dortmund for GO Fest and we'd like to invite you to come hang out with the team! As always, the Silph Road is hosting several complementary activities for our travelers – here’s a run-down for those looking to make the most of their trip...

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A Legendary Return: Kyogre Shiny Rate

The Silph team is back on the shiny hunt! Last time Kyogre emerged in Raid Battles our researchers observed a 1 in 20 shiny rate. What shiny rate might this Legendary foe be using now?

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PvP Rewards: Drop Rates Demystified

The Research Group had a hard look at the mechanics behind item rewards from Pokémon battles. We now have a clear picture of what to expect, but there are a few catches. Read on for more...

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Field Update

Published:Jun 14, 2019

Join Us in Chicago! After-Parties, Scavenger Hunts, Badges, ...and PvP Championships!

The Silph Road team is heading to Chicago for the third time in three years and, as always, we're inviting you to come hang out amidst phenomenal in-game perks and boosted shiny rates! As is tradition, the Silph Road is hosting several complementary activities for our travelers in the Windy City - here's a run-down for those who've made the trip!

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GO Fest Weekend: Shiny Rates

Shiny Horsea has been released globally as part of Chicago GO Fest 2019. Researchers are working hard to determine what shiny rate is being used this weekend. All data and conclusions are only applicable to travelers who are not attending the ticketed event in Chicago.

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Adventure Week Shiny Rates

With three new shiny Pokémon released for Adventure Week, the Silph team has been hard at work collecting data. We've got some exciting live updates to share on the shiny rates of Onix, Lileep and Anorith.

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