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A 2016 location based augmented reality game for Android and iOS by Niantic. Players utilize their GPS and camera to locate, battle, capture, and train Pokemon. Use this tag for questions about the Pokemon Go app and/or Pokemon Go Plus, the Bluetooth wristband peripheral. For general Pokemon ...

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How do I find out what my player id # is in the trainers club?

I can't figure out how to get my player id # for the trainers club. I know I can do extra things, especially since I'm at level 35
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Field Research Error And It Goes Blank [duplicate]

So this happen when i was claim a field research reward of catching 10 pokemon, and then Ghastly appeared. Im not catching him immediately coz ran out of pokeballs and save this rewards for later. ...
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Pokémon Go Friends Limit?

Is there a limit to the number of friends one can add in Pokémon Go? I have been adding people as friends in a lot of different places and I want to make sure I don't run out.
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Do Pokemon have specific spawning areas and times?

So after a few weeks, I've noticed that Growlithes have started spawning somewhat regularly, which is great! But over the past few weeks, I've noticed that they only spawn in a specific place (a park)...
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Unable to claim reward after completing field research, how can I fix this? [duplicate]

Pokémon Go graphic glitch. My daughter was trying to capture Raikou, after feeding berries and several failed attempts with ultra balls she fled the capture prize screen. When trying to go back and ...
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Is there a difference between iOS Setting > Location Access “Always” and “While using the app” for Pokemon Go?

Is there a difference for iOS Pokemon Go players using the Location iOS setting "While Using the App" vs "Always"? For a regular player with no auxiliary devices, is there a difference? Is there a ...
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Where did the Charge TM quests go

There used to be a research quest that rewarded you with a Charge TM. I haven't seen these in a few months though. Did Niantic remove this reward?
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Game screen freezing when collecting research rewards [duplicate]

Was in the middle of catching a Pokémon I received as a research reward but I had to run away so I could use a different berry, when I clicked on the claim reward button my screen turns blue and music ...
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I can't get into my field research prize

I finished all my field research tasks last night and attempted to capture Raikou, but ran out of Pokeballs. I fled the capture, assuming I could come back later and do it again once I had collected ...
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Cant access pokemon go!

I recently upgraded my phone to a galaxy s7 and the sign in with Google option is not available. I read the comment that says it's an age issue but how can that be right? My age is 33 and the game is ...
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Lightning Bolt hitting a pokeball after attempting to catch a Pokémon? [duplicate]

What does it mean when a lightning bolt hits the pokeball? I was using an ultra ball, and does it just mean a critical catch or what?
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Daily limit on how many gifts you can collect from pokestops?

Is there a limit for how many gifts you can collect from pokestops? I have over 100 friends and it seems like there is a limit how many gifts I can collect from pokestops. For the last 100 pokestops I ...
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How do I identify possible EX raid gyms in my area

I've just recently learned that you can still trigger EX raids by doing (preferrably Lvl 5) raids on some gyms. As far as i know only specific gyms are suitable for triggering EX raids. I have 2 ...
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Can a Pokémon be both Shiny and Lucky?

With the newest update, traded Pokémon have a chance to be Lucky. Can Shiny Pokémon also become Lucky? So far all I have found is speculation, some saying that it is possible, and others saying it is ...
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What are the chances of getting a lucky Pokémon?

With the last update, Niantic added the Lucky Pokémons, which have unique sparkling background and reduced stardust cost when powering up. They can be obtained trading normal Pokémons, and the chances ...
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Does special research expire?

I currently have the special research "A Mythical Discovery." I'm wondering if this will expire at a certain date or is replaced by something else eventually.
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What advantages or differences do lucky Pokémon have?

With the latest update, Niantic added a brand new kind of quality for Pokémon. Will they appear in the wild as shiny Pokémon do? Can all Pokémon right now be lucky? Are there any differences apart ...
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i cant login into pokemon go

I recently wanted to play back so I tried login in but I forgotten the username, screen name, and even the date of birth cause I just randomly choose the date of birth when I login. I wasn't aware of ...
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Mew IV is it important [duplicate]

I just got my Mew and I am starting to power him up. I have now checked his IV. I am wondering if I should worry about it if I want to make a powerful New?
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How do I log into Pokemon Go if my Gmail account was deactivated?

I had created a Pokemon Go account using a school email account way back when the game came out and I didn't foresee that it would eventually be deleted. I am aware that you can swap emails if you use ...
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“Knocked out” Vs “Fought hard and returned” [duplicate]

So I recently managed to put a few Pokemon into several gyms the other night, and over the past few days, they have returned. However, some have returned with Pokecoins, and some haven't. So far the ...
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Max number of gifts

I currently have 10 gifts in my inventory and even after spinning 20+ Pokestops i didn't get any more! So I was wondering: Is there a max number of gifts I can have in my inventory?
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I walked 20 km with feebas in Pokemon go and I still didn't get 100 candies. Why?

My Feebas is of 140 cp, my current level is 28. I walked 20 km with Feebas in Pokemon go and I still didn't get 100 candies. Can somebody help me with what problem I might be having?
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After trading pokémon, what is the range of new IVs?

Niantic says that after a trade, the pokémon's IVs will be rerolled. The new values will be within a range of the old IVs, and the friendship level will affect the final IVs. Is there anything ...
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Is there a way to see how many coins you have of your daily limit?

If one of your pokemon is kicked out of a gym, you get up to 50 poke coins per day. But sometimes you miss the notification that one of your pokemon has ben knocked out and so you lose the count of ...
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How does the bugged implementation of gifting affect friendship levels?

I understand there is a bug. https://support.pokemongo.nianticlabs.com/hc/en-us/articles/360001597287-Friendship-Levels-may-not-increase-once-per-day/ https://www.reddit.com/r/TheSilphRoad/comments/...
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Will trading count towards mythical research Catch a Ditto?

I have to catch a ditto for mythical research, so does trading for one count? Im on 5/8 for my research.
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Can you send someone a gift if they haven't opened the last one you sent?

I want to store gifts from far away friends until I have an open egg slot. I'm curious if they will get an error if they try to send me a new gift the next day. (if I haven't opened the old one yet)
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How much stardust is required for each type of trade?

Now that trading is available in the game, we are able to trade our Pokemon with other people. Trading a Pokemon requires a specific amount of stardust which is apparently more important depending on ...
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Do traded Pokemon count as caught Pokemon?

My friend and I still both need the gold dragon medal (Dragon Tamer). Assuming we have enough stardust, can we just trade Dratini back and forth all day to increase our count and get the gold?
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How many candies will I recieve when trading Pokémon that do not contain a capture location?

When you trade Pokémon with other trainers, the amount of candy you receive is based on the distance between the two Pokémon. Niantic Support The amount of Candy you earn depends on the distance ...
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Is there a limit to how many gifts I can open per day?

I have read through Niantic's support regarding the new feature which allows you to send and receive gifts. Based on the support link, you are limited to sending a single gift per friend each day. ...
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Can all gifts contains Eggs?

If there is no free space in the Egg inventory, it's impossible to obtain an Alola Egg. Is this checked when the Gift is received whether you open it or not (much like the eggs), or it is checked at ...
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What Pokemon can you hatch from the gift eggs?

With the recent addition of friends and giving items, also a new egg has been introduced: a 7km egg hatching new Pokemon (source). Who are these Pokemon exactly?
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What are the odds of getting a gift from a Pokestop or gym?

This morning I did my normal bike ride from home to work, spinning 6-7 stops and 3 gyms. I obtained 3 gifts from the stops, 0 from the gyms. I know this is far from representative, but in general, ...
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How are EX-Raid Passes Given Out?

What are the rules by which EX Raid passes are given out in Pokemon Go? Is there some way to maximize my odds of being able to get one? I got one last Community Day, and while I caught Mewtwo that ...
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Pokemon GO Startup Problems [duplicate]

I'm having trouble getting Pokemon GO to run on my phone, it's stuck on a loading screen that has the "Pokemon GO" logo at the top, a cancel button ("X") at the bottom and a spinny ball in the middle ...
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Red Eyed Aron in Pokémon Go

I recently caught an Aron with red eyes. If I evolve it, does it lose its special eyes? Do the eyes have a function or is it just for looks?
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Why can’t I evolve my Feebas?

I made it my buddy and I have 106 candies, now it says I have to walk my buddy 20 more km. So I removed my buddy and replaced it with something else and it still would not evolve, can someone help?
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How will Exeggcute evolve?

With the recent addition of the Alolan Exeggutor form, will Exeggcute evolve to the old form, or the new one (with a different move pool and types)? It will not be like the main series, because it ...
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What is 'IV range' in relation to IVs? Is one more important than the other?

I am attempting to catch strong pokemon in Pokemon Go. I have heard that a pokemon with max IV is strong. I know what IVs are, but what is IV range? Is it necessary?
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Charged TM keeps giving me the same two moves

I have a level 35 Gyarados with perfect IVs but it had Crunch as the charge move so I wanted to change it to Hydro Pump. I had 6 charge TM lying around so I decided to roll the dice and use them. I ...
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Will Feebas' distance travelled still count towards the evolution requirement if I unbuddy it now?

Feebas can be evolved to Milotic with 100 candies after walking 20km with it. I've walked mine 20km, but I still lack candies and I would rather walk another Pokemon until I get those 100 candies. ...
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Cannot receive reward for field-research

Today I am on the last day of the field-research quests. I have already collected about 8 stamps today but I still cannot receive the reward: nothing happens if I click on the big orange button. If ...
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What is this animation and why is it happening? [duplicate]

This showed up while I was playing Pokémon Go and I walked into the cloud, but nothing happened. I walked away and came back, still nothing. I think it might be a glitch. Has anybody out there seen ...
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Delaying field research quests

It it wise or even possible to not turn in completed field research quests in order to turn them in on another day? For example I'm in a highly active area on a Saturday and usually busy during the ...
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What do the small black stars mean on my Flaaffy?

When I caught it, it had three tiny stars to the left of the CP and it’s light pink, not the regular color
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Which legendaries can you get from field research breakthroughs?

I know these achievement packs can give first generation legendaries. Does it give legendaries from other generations as well?
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Do some pokemon players not see all pokestops?

My son and I play Pokemon Go together. I use a google account and he has a PTC account, as he is under 13. We each have our own Android device. On his game, he does not see the Starbucks stops. Is ...
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Can appearing research Pokemon retreat?

I've heard that the special field research Pokemon appearing (Mew) can't retreat so everyone will get it. How about the field research Pokemon? So far I've catched all from my field research tasks and ...