How to Throw Perfect Curve Ball in Pokémon Go on iPhone/iPad

How to Throw Perfect Curve Ball in Pokemon Go

The unbelievable madness for Pokémon Go seems to have completely driven the gaming fanatics. It’s like “The more you play, the hungrier you get.” Everyone– from school going kids to workaholic aunties-is enjoying every bit of this superb augmented reality game, don’t they?

I’m also after catching bonuses which give you bonus Trainer XP. Whenever you catch a Pokémon after throwing the Poké Ball in the center of the Pokémon’s surrounding big, medium, or small radar rings, you win XP.

As you toss the Poke Ball, a particular throw is accidentally invoked the Curve Ball. It may be slightly tricky, but you can master it. Moreover, curving your Poké Balls cannot just offer you more advantage for catching Pokemon but also a much better chance for cashing-in-on the higher-XP catch bonuses.

There are many ways to throw a curveball. While one way is just to bend your throw on the screen before releasing, the other is to only make small circles on the screen with the Pokéball before releasing it.

You can combine a curveball with the closing circle above for better execution. Since it’s a bit difficult to hit the Pokémon with a curveball, make sure you have lots of Pokéballs to hand before giving this trick shot.

There are as many as four catch bonuses:

“Nice!” happens when your ball can land at the time when the radar circle is at its widest. If you succeed in making the catch, you will get 10XP (experience point)

“Great!” happens when the ball lands about half the size of the white circle. It will give 50 XP.

“Excellent!” is when you can land the ball in the smallest radar circle. It gives you 100 XP.

“Curve- Happens when” your ball curves. It gives you both 10XP and a much better chance of catching the Pokémon.

How to Throw Perfect Curve Ball in Pokemon Go on iPhone/iPad

With the use of the Accessibility features, you can perfectly throw Curve Balls in Pokemon Go on your iPhone. It will let you record a Curve Ball as well as throw gesture to play back while catching a Pokémon or anytime you want.

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your iPhone → Tap on Accessibility

Tap on Accessibility on iPhone.Step #3. Under the Interaction, tap on AssistiveTouch.

Tap on AssistiveTouch in iPhone Accessibility Settings

Step #4. Turn on the switch next to AssistiveTouch. You will see a small circle in the corner of the screen.

Enable Assistive Touch on iPhone

Step #5. Next, you need to tap on Create New Gesture.

Tap on Create New Gesture in iPhone Settings

Step #6. Up next, you will have to perform the Curve Ball. Make sure it is either super spin or arc gesture. The other thing that you have to remember is that you have to do it with the same speed as you would be trying out while playing the game. Once you are done, tap on Save from the top right corner. You need to give the gesture name in the popup and then tap on Save.

Create New Gesture from iPhone Settings

Step #7. Now, launch Pokémon Go app. Next, you have to tap on the AssistiveTouch when you see a Pokémon.

Step #8. Tap on the Custom star

Tap on Custom in AssistiveTouch on iPhone

Step #9. Choose the custom gesture that we created earlier.

Tap on Custom Gesture Name in Pokemon Go

Step #10. You have to Move smartly the circle (exactly as you have performed) on your Poké Ball. If executed properly, the Pokemon will be hit.

That’s it!

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