Pokémon GO Round Up 17


Pokémon GO has been a bit of an experience.  I know that the chance for certain Pokémon to appear in certain places is high or low.  I know that I won’t necessarily catch all the Pokémon sticking to my regular paths, but at the same time that makes the different Pokémon that much more special.  Fortunately, I go to different areas sometimes, however lately I haven’t been able to get to too many new places these days, but hopefully I can get to walking more around Old Town.  You’ll know I live in a very populated area, so I run into all sorts of things.

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Oh boy, the weather has definitely gotten much warmer, and for whatever reason, the Pokémon are hopping!  I swear, the times I’ve gone out and walked around different parts of Old Town that I haven’t necessarily explored fully yet (those near or on the other side of the train tracks), there are little beasts everywhere!  I like to employ lucky eggs and gain experience faster, so you’ll see that quite a bit in a lot of my screenshots.  I actually achieved a few new milestones including a new level this week:

I actually achieved some new medals.  I acquired a medal for 200 bug type pokémon, 50 psychic type pokémon, 50 fire type, and 50 fighting type:

I also got to hatch quite a few pokémon.

I have under my collection now a Caterpie, Cubone, an Igglybuff (this was quite a find), a Nidoran, a Slowpoke, a Magmar (this was a particularly long egg, and it paid off!), and last but definitely not least a Smoochum, which I think is the cutest.  He looks like a South American red-headed stepchild that you just wanna love!

I was finally, after transferring quite a few of my Cubone’s to the Professor for further study and safe keeping, to evolve my Cubone!  I didn’t know what a Cubone evolved into, and I almost waited until Maus could see it to, but I decided I couldn’t wait and decided to evolve the little bugger into… a Marowak!

I obtained quite a few new Pokémon to my arsenal.  Their details are found in the other galleries, but the following pokémon got added to my pokédex since last update. I was most pleased with the Magmar, though I think the Smoochum and the Shuckle are tied for cuteness.  The Voltorb definitely surprised me, I didn’t know that pokémon existed.  Maus told me over text, “Congratulations, you caught an orb.” Captain was like, “Yes, Voltorb is a thing.”

Here is the round up of Pokémon I have this time (these are the ones with the best combat points, or ones I’ve shown so far but not their details).  I didn’t catch ALL of them, a at least one was evolved:

So that was Pokémon GO in a nutshell this week (or about).  What kind of Pokémon have you caught?  All sorts of neat things are happening with the gyms and raid battles, but I haven’t gotten into them… yet.  We’ll see, maybe when I get to level 30 we’ll talk.

Gotta catch ’em all!  (After all my nickname is Ash!)

photo credit: wbaiv Pikachu??? “Rotante Dal Foro Centrale” by Arnaldo Pomodoro, UC Berkeley campus IMG_2175 via photopin (license)


I'm just a wunk, trying to enjoy life. I am a cofounder of http//originalpursuitssoc.com/ and I like computers, code, creativity, and friends.

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