Testing CMP

Testing CMP

If you would like to support me, please donate here https://streamlabs.com/kieng or on my patreon (https://www.patreon.com/pogokieng) Join my Discord - https://discord.gg/rTPDwJn As a huge Pokemon Go fan, I've logged...

New Rayquaza Contests!

New Rayquaza Contests!

Yes, some include using Aggron. Pokebattler is proud to announce a new set of contests for the Rayquaza Raids just starting today through September 2nd. Update August 3, 2019 Current leader for Aggron only once he submits the videos: 13s remaining by KiengIv ...

Nightmare Cup – Mid Month Matchups

Nightmare Cup – Mid Month Matchups

Written by John Gill Verified 40 Club Staff Okaloosa Pokemon Go Discord Admin This has been the busiest month we have seen with Silph Arena Tournaments to date. With everyone's local scenes having Season 1 Regional and Nightmare Cup Tournaments coinciding with one...

Weekly Raid Report Sept 12th

Weekly Raid Report Sept 12th

Hello Pokemon Go Fans, This is the second edition of what we hope will be a weekly broadcast of what’s happening in the world of Pokemon Go raids. Thanks to our site Pokebattler.com, we’re able to offer...

Weekly Raid Report September 5th

Weekly Raid Report September 5th

About our new weekly video There is an amazing amount of content out there on Youtube already regarding Pokemon Go and we were trying to think of some regular content we could provide that would be...

PoGo Pokédex by the Numbers

PoGo Pokédex by the Numbers

Whether you’re a newcomer or a seasoned veteran in Pokémon Go, you might be a little overwhelmed in the task to Catch Them All. This is because the Pokémon available in PoGo are constantly changing due to some being attainable for a limited time and others not being...

Pokebattler PVP Tournament at Chicago Go Fest!

Pokebattler PVP Tournament at Chicago Go Fest!

Exciting news for our fellow Pokebattler fans going to Chicago this weekend! Pokebattler has teamed up with Replay Lincoln Park and Phoenix Creative Collective to host a Pokemon Go PvP Tournament using Pokebattler.com/pvp. We'll have different brackets and prizes for...

DTC Pokemon Go Fest Guide

DTC Pokemon Go Fest Guide

Chicago Pokémon GO players are excited to represent our city by hosting Pokémon GO Fest, this time in Lincoln Park. Trainers on DTC, the largest local Discord, have sourced a lot of insider information about the city and the play area that we’d love to...

Raid Boss Attacker Rankings

Raid Boss Attacker Rankings

There never seems to be enough stardust is there? While everyone likes to have that level 40 specialized attacker, sometimes we must power up those that will help us over and over again (No I in Team right?). After reviewing "The best generalists for each weather...

The 0 Def IV Myth

The 0 Def IV Myth

Someone has beaten a Ninetales solo, but as they didn't enter the contest, so it's still on! The Ninetales soloer graciously allowed us to post an analysis of his raid battle on Youtube so one of you can use it to win! Check it out on our new Pokebattler Youtube...

Announcing the 1st Pokebattler Contest: Solo a Ninetales, win a Year Long Pokebox Membership!

Announcing the 1st Pokebattler Contest: Solo a Ninetales, win a Year Long Pokebox Membership!

UPDATE: We have a winner! https://articles.pokebattler.com/2017/12/06/ninetales-solo-contest-winner/ Attention trainers, the gauntlet has been thrown down! Oddly enough, the relatively useless Pokemon known as Ninetales is THE hardest Tier 3 raid boss to solo. But we...

Raid Rotation Infographic Update

Raid Rotation Infographic Update

TLDR: Quick Links Quick download links of all updated infographics Tier 3 Raid Guide Tier 4 Raid Guide Legendary Bird Raid Guide Legendary Beast Raid Guide Mewtwo Raid Guide Ho-oh Raid Guide How to Use Pokebattler Infographics The top Pokemon counters are listed from...

Ho-Oh Raid Guide Infographic

Ho-Oh Raid Guide Infographic

Printable High-Resolution Ho-Oh Counter infographic Download. Niantic has just nerfed Ho-Oh's stats, which is exactly what they did right before they released Mewtwo, so Pokebattler is betting that Ho-Oh will be released soon too. Considering we have yet to receive...

Advanced SwagTips – Bonus Balls

Advanced SwagTips – Bonus Balls

Do you want to know how to maximize your damage ball bonus? Want to know if you can theoretically do a solo raid or how to set up a low party raid clear? By using the Pokebattler raid tool, along with some math, you can figure this out! Watch the video to find out...

Lugia Killed by an Army of Murkrows

Lugia Killed by an Army of Murkrows

Hello Fellow Travelers and Trainers! In order to "celebrate" the end of legendary birds, we decided to set-up a fun challenge here in Grenoble, France. The idea: Do a Lugia raid only with Murkrows! As fellow travelers, we first headed to Pokebattler.com to check if it...

Berries and Gym Motivation

Berries and Gym Motivation

Key values for motivation The new gym system brought with it the new concept of motivation which lowers the CP of a Pokémon if it stays too long in a gym. This article tries to summarize what is known about motivation and corrects some misconceptions. Table 1...

Raid Research Update

Raid Research Update

There has been a major update of this guide. Please see the new version here: Tier 3 and 4 Raid Guide – Newer, Better, More Effective Infographic download link Pokemon Go Raids are here and Pokebattler has been busy researching exactly how everything works. This is an...

Damage Breakpoints

Damage Breakpoints

While I understand that when powering up past level 30, the DPS of your Pokemon doesn't increase substantially, there has been discussion what are the various sweet-spot levels to power up to. While all these depends on both the defender types, their levels and their...

Realistic Dodging update, now with more realism!

Realistic Dodging update, now with more realism!

So its been two weeks since the realistic dodging update was pushed out and I've gotten a ton of feedback. Unfortunately, no one can agree what realistic dodging means! Some people don't like how much I penalize the super effective text. Others wanted faster moves to...

Realistic Blissey Counters Revisited

Realistic Blissey Counters Revisited

My recent post on Realistic Blissey Counters generated quite a few comments on reddit. Most of these comments had to do with the way Overall rating was calculated.Overall rating is composed of 50% Power, 30% Combat Time and 20% Potions.  The issue comes down to, how...

Announcing articles.pokebatter.com!

Announcing articles.pokebatter.com!

Pokebattler.com is proud to announce the all new https://articles.pokebattler.com!  The new site has many features including comments, rss feeds and a better UI! Don't worry all the existing articles are already there and in fact have been served from there for awhile...

Realistic Blissey Counters

Realistic Blissey Counters

The biggest issue people have always had with Pokebattler is that the simulator is too good. It does not accurately portray a real result. It turns out that in the real world, people do miss dodges. They get death loop bugs. They can't see the special coming due to...

Realistic dodging shakes up defender rankings

Realistic dodging shakes up defender rankings

Major shifts in the rankings for defenders are coming soon to Pokebattler!  Recently two new features were added to the battle simulator for Pokebattler that dramatically increases the accuracy of simulations.  The first is the addition of dodge strategies to the...

There’s no useless grass Pokémon

There’s no useless grass Pokémon

Stock up on balls and berries and catch 'em all! Here's why every grass Pokémon can be useful in gyms: Exeggcute Exeggutor is one of the best attackers against Vaporeon. Also good against Snorlax and Blissey. Bulbasaur Venusaur is a great attacker against Vaporeon....

What’s a Gen 7 Buff?

What’s a Gen 7 Buff?

A Gen 7 Buff (like a Gen 6 Buff) is a stat buff change to Pokemon from Gens 1-5. It could also mean new moves that a Pokemon can now learn in Gen 7 (such as Mantine now being able to learn Roost and Flygon now being able to learn Dragon Dance), but that doesn’t...

Made a simple tip sheet for the Grass Event

Made a simple tip sheet for the Grass Event

Hey there! I decided to make a simple tip sheet for the Grass Event. Unfortunately, this was made by me and not my girlfriend so it has a noticeable drop in aesthetic quality. I decided to say "any" for Exeggutor's fast attacks because of what you use Exeggutor for...

The Blisssey Beatdown Chart

The Blisssey Beatdown Chart

Made a chart a while ago for my team page and my gf basically took it from F tier to A class. Since I know people are going to nit-pick, I understand that other Pokemon can be used to fight Blissey and other movesets are serviceable. I just featured some key mons and...