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The best Pokémon Go app is Pokemesh - INSIDER. Jacob Shamsian/INSIDER Since "Pokémon Go" took over the world, app developers have engineered different tools to help you catch Pokémon.

The best Pokémon Go app is Pokemesh - INSIDER

There's PokeNotify, which sends you push notifications when the Pokémon you want are near by. There's Pokevision, an online map that shows you nearby Pokémon, and there's Poké Radar, which is a crowdsourced Pokémon map. All of these apps have their issues. With PokeNotify, for example, you can't adjust the range at which the app will look for Pokémon, so sometimes it'll find one a kilometer away, which isn't helpful. Enter PokéMesh. I should warn you: Like all apps that require your "Pokémon Go" login information, PokéMesh can get your account banned from the game. Pokemon Go IV Calculator — Poke Assistant. The tables below show your possible IVs against the best and worst IVs for your Pokemon's species, and its evolutions.

Pokemon Go IV Calculator — Poke Assistant

The CP and HP stats below are for a fully powered-up Pokemon, level 40.5. Each type of Pokemon has a base set of attributes for Stamina, Attack and Defence. Each specific Pokemon is "born" with it's own IV (individual values), that further increase these stats by 0-15 extra points. You can not change the IV's, not all Pokemon are born equal. These IV's make small differences in the final power of a Pokemon. Nonetheless, if having the absolute best Pokemon is critical to you, this tool wll help you find the hidden IV values that your Pokemon has so you can decide to keep it or try for something better. This tool uses the two following formulas and the inputs you provide about your Pokemon to attempt to identify its IVs: HP = (Base Stam + Stam IV) * Lvl(CPScalar) CP = (Base Atk + Atk IV) * (Base Def + Def IV)^0.5 * (Base Stam + Stam IV)^0.5 * Lvl(CPScalar)^2 / 10.

Pokemon Go - Big News Update! Pokémon Go, explained. You may have heard stories of people hunting down Pokémon on their office desks, in hospital rooms, and even in bathrooms.

Pokémon Go, explained

One teenage girl even found a dead body while looking for Pokémon. And police in Missouri claimed that four suspected robbers lured in victims with a chance of catching Pokémon in a new game called Pokémon Go. What the hell is going on? What is Pokémon Go? Well, after a few years lying relatively low, the Nintendo-owned Pokémon, which exploded in popularity in the late 1990s, is again taking the world by storm. In simple terms, Pokémon Go is a game that uses your phone’s GPS and clock to detect where and when you are in the game and make Pokémon "appear" around you (on your phone screen) so you can go and catch them. So why are people seeking out virtual creatures while at work and as they go to the bathroom? Pokémon Go: 15 easy but effective tips to help you catch ‘em all. Unlike many mobile video games, the goal of Pokémon Go is pure and simple: to catch 'em all — with "all" being all the Pokémon.

Pokémon Go: 15 easy but effective tips to help you catch ‘em all

How you go about doing that is up to you, and once Nintendo launches an upcoming feature that will allow Pokémon trades between players, the process might become slightly easier. But until then, there are several basic steps that you need to implement in order to catch Pokémon: Locate the Pokémon.Shoot Poké Balls at the Pokémon.Repeat with more balls and more 'mon at new locations.Something something gyms and fighting. Tips for locating Pokémon The most basic way to find Pokémon near you is to wander the vicinity and use the locator map. Visit a nearby PokéStop. If you really want to find rare Pokémon, however, you’re going to have to travel. Tip: Get more Poké Balls and find more Pokémon at gas stations. If you’re stuck and need more Poké Balls, one easy answer is to buy them. However, rural areas often don’t have a lot of PokéStops. One easy solution? Reddit. PokéVision — Find, locate and track Pokemon near you or anywhere in the world live & realtime in Pokemon GO!

Every Pokemon in 'Pokemon GO': FULL LIST. There are 151 Pokémon in "Pokémon GO.

Every Pokemon in 'Pokemon GO': FULL LIST

" The game contains the entire first run of Pokémon, which originally debuted in the mid-'90s. You cannot, however, catch them all. At least not yet. TI Executive Editor Alyson Shontell has 143 Pokémon spots in her Pokédex. Video Producer Chris Snyder has 148. That original list of 151 includes three "Legendary" Pokémon — Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres — who definitely aren't in the game yet. Here's what we know: The in-game encyclopedia of Pokémon, the "Pokédex," increases in size as you discover Pokémon (as seen above).

The in-game list is identical to this official list of Pokémon in the online Pokédex, not just in number but in order.