It's Super Effective

September 06, 2019 Renoir

Since the Ingress Trusted Reporter program ended one of the NiaOops investigative reporters has been scouring Reddit searching for examples of the effectiveness of Niantic’s new heuristic, automatic, anti-cheating algorithms that they are rumored to be deploying to Ingress. The theory is that these algorithms would have already been successfully deployed to Pokemon Go.

Now they are receiving trending alerts from Reddit about posts in r/PokemonGoSpoofing and r/spoofertrades.

Electrike lure party✨ from r/PokemonGoSpoofing
10 New Shadow Pokémon ! from r/PokemonGoSpoofing
✨GIVEAWAY 3x shiny scyther (2 registered, one unregistered) from r/spoofertrades