Optimizing Pokémon GO: How a Centralized Redis Cluster Improved Performance and Reliability During Popular Raid Events

June 26, 2023

The Raid Battle feature in Pokémon GO is widely regarded as a crucial and popular aspect of the game. These raid battles take place within Pokémon Gyms located at specific locations. In these battles, players team up with one another to take on powerful and oftentimes rare Pokémon. Successfully completing the raid battles will yield the player with special rewards and the opportunity to capture the Pokémon. Whenever players are in close proximity to a gym with an active raid Pokémon, they can join the raid lobby to prepare for the upcoming battle.

The source of this news is from Niantic