Battle Science: a Pokemon Go PvP Podcast

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Battle Science Podcast - May 20th 2022 | A Tired Try at NPR

May 20th, 2022

It's been a quiet few weeks since the last episode, so we go over the partnership between The Silph Road/Silph League and Niantic, and some prep for the upcoming GO Fest Events. 

 

GO Fest Preparation Guide:

https://pokemongohub.net/post/guide/go-fest-preparation-2022/#general-tips-and-tricks

 

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:14:55   News Roundup

01:21:22   Community Question/Outro

 

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

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Battle Science Podcast - May 6th 2022 | A Mega May

May 6th, 2022

May is here, and so are some new events! Mega Pokémon have been reworked with new features and benefits, and the Pokémon GO Trading Card Game set has been revealed. Firefly Cup continues with some hits and misses discussed by the duo, and maybe some things to look out for. 

 

Trainer Tips Interviews Niantic Community Manager: https://youtu.be/4hZWwL9OFfg

 

TIMECODES
00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping
00:11:58   News Roundup
01:23:21   Meta Analysis - Firefly Cup
01:56:07   Required Viewing - Trainer Tips interviews Niantic Community Manager
02:10:38   Community Question/Outro

 

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

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Battle Science Podcast - April 22nd 2022 | Oranguru and Firefly Cup

April 22nd, 2022

The Sustainability Week has begun, and with it a few good PvP spawns and a new addition to Pokémon GO, Oranguru! We also had the Silph Arena May meta announcement earlier in the day, so we talk about the upcoming Firefly Cup.

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:13:22   News Roundup - Sustainability Week

00:34:59   Meta Analysis - Firefly Cup

01:11:01   Other/Outro

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

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April Showers Bring Summer Events | Battle Science Podcast - April 8th 2022

April 8th, 2022

Steven gets confused when talking about Summer events, new shadow Pokémon have been released, and a pair of Community Days are arriving in April.

Required Reading: Conversation with Niantic's Michael Steranka, Pokémon GO Live Game Director

https://www.reddit.com/r/TheSilphRoad/comments/tpbpah/my_conversation_today_with_niantics_michael/ 

 

MEGA Update via PokeMiners

https://pokeminers.com/sitereports/mega-levels-free-mega-mega-evolve-in-l/ 

 

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:22:18   News Roundup

01:42:27   Meta Analysis - Incoming Pokémon and New Shadows

02:03:38   Required Reading

02:06:12   Outro

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

 

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Nemesis Cup in a Lush Jungle | Battle Science Podcast - March 25th 2022

March 25th, 2022

The Lush Jungle event (and Spring) has our allergies flaring up. With the new event, Fomantis and Laurantis enter Pokémon GO and PvP, with an updated moveset for the latter. Wild speculation about April’s Community Day ensues before we discuss Nemesis Cup, Silph Arena’s April meta. 

 

Jesse and Steven will be going to the Antimater & Mazer Gaming’s “Nexus League Seattle'' open Great League tournament on April 24th. If you are in the area and want to participate too, more information can be found here: http://nlseattle.antimatter.gg 

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:14:17   News Roundup - Lush Jungle

01:04:07   Meta Analysis - Nemesis Cup

02:04:43   Events, Links, Community Question, & Outro

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

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ALOHA ALOLA! | Battle Science Podcast - March 11th

March 11th, 2022

Its news, News, NEWS as Generation 7, the Alola region makes its debut in Pokémon GO. New starters, March Community Day, and some updates to the GO Battle League are all in store, as well as some recap of Jesse’s first experience with Silph Arena’s Obsidian Cup.

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:06:54   News Roundup

01:21:15   Obsidian Cup Talks

 

Important Links - GBL Dev Diary:
https://pokemongolive.com/en/post/devdiary-march2022-gobattleleague/

https://www.stadiumgaming.gg/post/trainer-battle-dev-diary-what-did-we-learn 

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

 

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No Move Changes Till June?? | Battle Science Podcast - February 25th

February 25th, 2022

Will there be any move updates in the next season? Steven puts on a tinfoil hat, while Jesse salts up some beef with the lack of rank and improvements to PvP recently. Silph Arena’s Obsidian Cup arrives in March and we take a look and the darks and pseudo fighters that rule the meta.

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:10:12   News Roundup

01:03:01   Meta Analysis

01:49:45   Community Question/Outro

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

 

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Have questions for the Battle Science crew or want to get involved in the show? Hit us up on Twitter @battle_science

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Will You Be Our Valentines? | Battle Science Podcast - February 11th

February 11th, 2022

Valentine's Day is nearing, and we have an event and GBL meta to celebrate. We look a little into the Zap Cannon addition to Registeel and acknowledge the two year anniversary of the Portland Battle Tower.

Required Reading: https://www.reddit.com/r/PokemonGOBattleLeague/comments/snq71n/under_the_lights_zap_cannon_registeel/ 

This episode's Community Question: What are your Valentine’s Day Candy preferences, both to give out and receive. 

TIMECODES
00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping
00:07:02   News Roundup
00:38:05   Meta Analysis - Love Cup
00:57:39   Required Reading
01:08:50   Community Question
01:26:10   Outro

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

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Have questions for the Battle Science crew or want to get involved in the show? Hit us up on Twitter @battle_science
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Battle Science Podcast - January 28th: Flowers, Balls, & Guardians

January 28th, 2022

February is JAM PACKED with events and PvP formats and we go over what we know is upcoming for events, raids, and some PvP relevant Pokémon. February brings a new Silph meat in the Guardian Cup, the first ever meta built upon a Pokémon’s move set, so we take a look at the bans, what's eligible, and how this meta is going to work. 

This episode's Community Question: Build a team of three based on a theme, inspired by the Jhoto Tour Gym Trainer Contest.

 

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:05:54   News Roundup

00:53:29   Meta Analysis - Guardian Cup

01:34:30   Community Question

01:49:25   Outro

 

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

BUY SOME BS MERCH: store.streamelements.com/battlescience

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

 

Have questions for the Battle Science crew or want to get involved in the show? Hit us up on Twitter @battle_science

Join the Battle Science Discord at discord.gg/Ckk7Zsn

Or email us at BattleScience.Podcast@gmail.com

Battle Science Podcast - January 14th: Nice

January 14th, 2022

Jesse (RocketAdminJ) and Steven (aBoyInTheWoods) enter a news purgatory where there are no updates for upcoming events, Spheal Community Day and Bulbasaur Community Day Classic approach in the coming weeks, and Sinnoh Cup embraces us all in its lack of fire types.

 

This episode's Community Question: What new inclusions/changes are you hoping to see in Pokémon GO in 2022?

 

TIMECODES

00:00:00   Intro/Housekeeping

00:09:38   News Roundup

00:59:42   Meta Analysis - Sinnoh Cup

01:17:43   Community Question/Outro

 

Our opening theme is "Radio Tower Takeover Remix" by GlitchxCity. For more great music from GlitchxCity, visit soundcloud.com/glitchxcity

 

Support Battle Science on Patreon to help us grow at patreon.com/BattleScience

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