August 9, 2016 11:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Mobile App/Worldwide sensation that is Pokémon GO has recieved a new update that fixes some of the bugs in the game like not receiving bonus exp for Nice, Great Excellent catches, changes some text fonts, includes a warning when travelling at higher than a certain speed to confirm whether you are driving or the passenger. The most notable change is that the Nearby Pokémon tab has been changed to a “Sightings” tab which alerts you of Pokémon that are close to you but still seems to work the same way as before. You find find a full list of details below:

  • Added a dialog to remind Trainers that they should not play while traveling above a certain speed. Trainers must confirm they are not driving in order to continue playing.
  • Made improvements to the accuracy of a curveball throw
  • Fixed a bug that prevented “Nice,” “Great,” and “Excellent” Poké Ball throws from awarding the appropriate XP bonuses.
  • Fixed achievements showing incorrect Medal icons.
  • Enabled the ability for Trainers to change their nickname one time. Please choose your new nickname wisely.
  • Resolved issues with the battery saver mode on iOS and re-enabled the feature.
  • Added visuals of Team Leaders Candela, Blanche, and Spark.
  • We’re currently testing a variation of the “Nearby Pokémon” feature with a subset of users. During this period you may see some variation in the nearby Pokémon UI.
  • Minor text fixes

Source: Nintendo Life

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Categorised in:

This post was written by Mike Scorpio

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.