Poké Ball Plus and Pokémon GO: How to Play
Poké Ball Plus connects to your smartphone and provides an easy way to search for and catch Pokémon with the press of a button.
To learn how to pair your Poké Ball Plus to your smartphone, please see “How do I pair the Poké Ball Plus to my smartphone?”
Once your Poké Ball Plus is paired to your smartphone, you’re ready to play. You’ll be able to collect items and catch Pokémon!
When a Pokémon appears nearby, the Poké Ball Plus will light up and vibrate. Press a button to throw a Poké Ball, and different LED light patterns will let you know if you’ve caught the Pokémon.
As long as your Poké Ball Plus is connected to your smartphone and the Pokémon GO app, it will also measure the distance you travel so you can hatch Eggs and get Candy for your Buddy Pokémon.
Collect Items from PokéStops!
When you get near a PokéStop, press the button on your Poké Ball Plus to spin the Photo Disc at a PokéStop and acquire items.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Are Lucky Eggs effective while using Poké Ball Plus in Pokémon GO?
Q. Will my Poké Ball Plus react to Pokémon that appear due to a Lure Module in Pokémon GO?
Q. Can I get a Gym Badge using Poké Ball Plus?
A. Yes, you can obtain a Gym Badge when you get items from spinning a Gym’s Photo Disc if you haven’t received it already.
Q. Can I get a Raid Pass from a Gym Photo Disc using Poké Ball Plus?
A. Yes, you can get a Raid Pass when you obtain items from the Gym if you haven’t already obtained a Raid Pass for the day.
Q. What happens when your Pokémon storage is full?
A. Poké Ball Plus will react, but you won’t be able to catch Pokémon.
Q. What happens when your Bag is full?
A. At a PokéStop, pressing the button will not spin the Photo Disc. You’ll need to use or discard items or upgrade your Bag to make space so you can obtain items and XP.
Q. Is there Raid Battle functionality with Poké Ball Plus?
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Pokemon Go PokeBalls
A Poké Ball is the main item type used by trainers for catching and storing Pokémon. There is a total of 3 Pokemon Go Pokeballs available currently, Regular, Great & Ultra.
What’s the Difference between the Pokémon Go PokeBalls?
The Biggest difference between Regular, Great, and Ultra Balls is you CANNOT buy GREAT & ULTRA BALLS through the Shop. Another huge separation between them is Great & Ultra Balls also have a higher chance rate to capture than a regular Pokemon Go pokeball.
Based on the Pokemon Go Beta information this ball had a 100% Capture and Hit Rate even if you missed. Learn More About How Master Balls might be used in Pokemon Go At: Pokemon Go Legendary Pokemon
How To Catch Pokémon
Land The Pokeball Inside the circle ring that shrinks. Landing a Nice throw or better will increase your capture rate.
If you want the highest chance of catching the Strongest Pokemon In Pokemon Go, you need to wait until the ring inside the circle is smaller. That’s the advice straight from the developers. When you start seeing orange and red rings around pokemon, you’ll maximize your chances of success as much as you can — This is an especially useful once you start trying to capture The stronger Pokémon with Great and Master Balls.
The target ring offers a quick visual estimate of a Pokémon’s Capture Rate. Its color ranges from a bright green to a bright red.
|Factors that affect catch rate|
Type of Pokemon GO Pokeball used
Where Razzberry was applied
Nice / Great / Excellent throws
Pokemon Capture Rates Based On Species
|Base Capture Rate||Unevolved|
|40%||Caterpie, Weedle, Pidgey, Rattata, Spearow, Ekans, Sandshrew Nidoran♀, Nidoran♂, Jigglypuff, Zubat, Venonat, Diglett, Meowth, Psyduck, Mankey, Poliwag, Abra, Machop, Bellsprout, Tentacool, Geodude, Slowpoke, Magnemite, Doduo, Seel, Grimer, Shellder, Drowzee, Krabby, Voltorb, Exeggcute, Koffing, Rhyhorn, Horsea, Goldeen, Staryu|
|32%||Paras, Ponyta, Gastly, Cubone, Tangela, Eevee, Porygon, Omanyte, Kabuto, Dratini,|
|24%||Clefairy, Vulpix, Growlithe, Farfetch’d, Mr. Mime, Scyther, Jynx, Electabuzz, Magmar, Pinsir, Tauros|
|16%||Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle, Pikachu, Hitmonlee, Hitmonchan, Lickitung, Chansey, Lapras, Ditto, Aerodactyl, Snorlax, Kangaskhan, Onix|
|Base Capture Rate||1st Evolution|
|20%||Metapod, Kakuna, Pidgeotto, Nidorina, Nidorino, Poliwhirl, Kadabra, Machoke, Weepinbell, Graveler,|
|16%||Raticate, Fearow, Fearow, Fearow, Arbok, Sandslash, Wigglytuff, Golbat, Parasect, Venomoth, Dugtrio, Persian, Golduck, Primeape, Tentacruel, Slowbro, Magneton, Dodrio, Dewgong, Muk, Cloyster, Haunter, Hypno, Kingler, Electrode, Exeggutor, Weezing, Rhydon, Seadra, Seaking, Starmie|
|12%||Rapidash, Marowak, Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Omastar, Kabutops|
|8%||Ivysaur, Charmeleon, Wartortle, Raichu, Clefable, Ninetales, Arcanine, Gyarados, Dragonair|
|Base Capture Rate||2nd Evolution|
|10%||Butterfree, Beedrill, Pidgeot, Nidoqueen, Nidoking, Poliwrath, Alakazam, Machamp, Victreebel, Golem|
|4%||Venusaur, Charizard, Blastoise, Dragonite|
|Base Capture Rate||Legendary|
|0%||Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, Mewtwo, Mew|
You can measure the effectiveness of Pokemon Go Pokeballs using this chart.
|PokeBall||Great Ball||Ultra Ball|
How Do I Get Pokémon Go PokeBalls?
|Buying PokeBalls In Pokemon Go
Amount & Price As Follows: