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Shigeru Miyamoto Shows All The Ways You Can Play Super Mario Run

By Casey . September 13, 2016 . 8:30am

Nintendo of America has shared a short new video clip featuring Miyamoto as he humorously shows the various ways you can play Super Mario Run on the go.

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Pikachu Will Ride On Your Shoulder In Pokémon GO’s Buddy System Easter Egg

By Casey . September 12, 2016 . 8:00am

Pokémon GO trainers who own a Pikachu will find that, once you walk 10k with your Pikachu using the Buddy System, the Pokémon will actually ride on your shoulder when you view your avatar on the trainer details screen.

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Miyamoto On Super Mario Run’s Modes And What He Has Learned From Making The Game

By Casey . September 11, 2016 . 5:30pm

Shigeru Miyamoto recently sat down for an interview about the upcoming mobile game, in which he discussed Nintendo’s approach to creating courses, the different modes it will feature and more.

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Pokémon GO’s Latest Update Includes Pokémon GO Plus Support And New Buddy System

By Casey . September 11, 2016 . 1:30pm

The latest update to to Pokémon GO brings with it the Buddy System where you walk with your Pokémon and earn Candies, as well as Pokemon GO Plus support.

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Super Mario Run Won’t Release For Android Until Next Year

By Casey . September 8, 2016 . 9:30am

While the iOS version of the game will become available this December, Android users won’t see Super Mario Run until sometime next year.

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Apple Watch Will Be Getting Pokémon Go Later This Year

By Casey . September 8, 2016 . 8:30am

Unlike the original version for smartphones, Pokémon GO on the Apple Watch will be based on activity goals that players set for themselves.

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You May Soon Get To Take Your Favorite Pokémon On Walks In Pokémon GO

By Casey . September 1, 2016 . 10:45am

According to the information discovered by data mining, the buddy system will let you walk with one of your Pokémon at a time, and doing this will reward you with candy.

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Certain Banned Pokémon GO Accounts Are Getting Their Bans Reversed By Niantic

By Casey . August 30, 2016 . 8:00am

Niantic is reversing some bans on Pokémon GO accounts due to some players unwittingly violating the Terms of Service by using add-on maps to help them locate Pokémon

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Video Shows People Swarming The Streets In Taiwan To Catch A Snorlax In Pokémon GO

By Casey . August 24, 2016 . 8:00am

A video shows the Xinbeitou district in Taiwan after news of the sighted Snorlax swiftly spread and a swarm of people flooded the streets in hopes of catching the rare Pokémon.

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Pokémon GO’s Team Leaders Will “Appraise” Your Pokémon With Latest Feature

By Casey . August 23, 2016 . 8:00am

In addition, the update also makes mention that Niantic is “working hard on several new and exciting features to come in the future of Pokémon GO.”

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Pokémon GO Server-Side Changes Include New Movesets For Pokémon, Increased Potion Drop Rates

By Casey . August 22, 2016 . 8:00am

Pokemon GO’s servers seem to have undergone a recent update as players have noticed a handful of changes to the game, including increased potion drop rates, as well as faster egg hatchings.

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Chinese App Features Unsettling Versions Of Familiar “Pocket Monsters”

By Casey . August 15, 2016 . 9:30am

It was only a matter of time before Pokémon GO clones started cropping up, but one in China features some rather disturbing versions of many popular Pokémon.

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McDonald’s Sales In Japan Have Been Boosted Thanks To Pokémon GO’s Release

By Casey . August 12, 2016 . 8:00am

Since Pokémon GO’s launch in Japan on July 21st, a partnership with McDonald’s restaurants in Japan has helped draw in customers, giving the chain a sizable boost in business.

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Niantic CEO Says Pokémon GO’s Intention Was To Encourage Players To Explore The World

By Casey . August 11, 2016 . 8:00am

During Gamesbeat 2016, Niantic CEO John Hanke sat down to speak a little bit about Pokémon GO’s success thus far as well as his hopes for the app in the future.

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Pokémon GO “Nearby” Section Shows Overhauled Features In Niantic Tests

By Casey . August 9, 2016 . 8:00am

One of the most notable changes right off the bat is that, if a Pokémon is nearby a PokéStop, an image of that particular Stop will be shown behind them.