13 Ways To Be Better At Pokémon Go

Pokemon Go is exploding. It’s a pop culture phenomenon unlike anything we’ve seen before. Think I’m crazy? If you live in anything resembling a major city, go stop by a mildly popular landmark — if you don’t see a dozen people staring at their phone and flinging Poké balls, you have your eyes shut.

Already into Pokémon Go? Want to get better, faster? I’ve been playing for a few days now, spent some time talking with the developers, and have picked up a few tricks. Here’s what I’ve learned so far (if you’re on desktop, tap that right arrow; if you’re on mobile, just scroll)