Silph Study: #011

Published: 12.01.2017

December Egg Species and Rarity Changes

An update is long overdue to the official Silph Road's egg distribution information - and today that update is here! [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #010

Published: 09.02.2017

New Changes To Egg Species: September 2017

The Silph Research group's large-scale study of egg drops in Pokemon GO has confirmed new changes to egg species (and their rarity). [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #009

Published: 08.17.2017

Understanding Raid Rewards: The Secret Multipliers Behind The Scenes

After completing and recording rewards from 2,973 Raids, the Silph Research Group has uncovered the secret mechanics that determine Raid rewards! [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #008

Published: 06.01.2017

New Changes To Egg Species: June 2017

Six species have stopped hatching from eggs in the latest egg rarity tier update, and we're glad to hear it! [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #007

Published: 03.09.2017

Cracked Eggs: The Secret Rarity Tiers Of Pokemon Go Egg Species

Before today, little was known about what species might hatch from an egg. Fortunately, the Silph Research Group has just cracked a major piece of the puzzle! [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #006

Published: 12.29.2016

Eggs: Can You Hatch Evolved Forms Or Region-Specific Pokemon?

The introduction of baby Pokemon species has caused many travelers to wonder whether the evolved form of Pichu, Magby, Elekid, Igglybuff, and Smoochum are hatchable. The Silph Research group has a definitive answer! Plus, a surprising finding about region-specific hatches! [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #005

Published: 12.01.2016

Pokestops And Egg Distances

We are often asked, "Do some PokeStops give out different egg species?" or "Do some PokeStops give out more 10km or 2km Eggs?" Because of the difficulty in gathering this data... [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #004

Published: 11.15.2016

Does Anything Influence Your Pokemon’s Evolution Moveset?

When a Pokemon evolves, its quick and charge move are re-rolled according to unknown odds. Silph researchers began recording various attributes of their Pokemon before evolution, including their moves, appraisals, STARDUST, and their evolved movesets. Over 10,000 evolutions were... [...]Read More...

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Silph Study: #003

Published: 10.18.2016

Curveball Throw Bonus In Pokemon Go

The 10 XP bonus for landing a CURVEBALL has led some travelers to adopt the throwing style. But the question has long remained: does throwing CURVEBALLS increase my odds of capturing a wild encounter? [...]Read More...

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