Pokemon Go updated for iOS and Android; no this is NOT the update you're waiting for

Pokemon Go updated for iOS and Android; no this is NOT the update you're waiting for
Pokemon Go was updated yesterday on iOS (to version 1.17.0) and Android (version 0.47.1). But this is not the update that most players were hoping for. That update, which is expected to include the 100 so-called Gen. 2 Pokemon, features like Player vs. Player battles, trading, and the ability to raise Pokemon babies (replacing Pokemon egg hatching) is expected to take place next month. One rumored date for the update is December 7th.

The update that was pushed out yesterday rolls out the game to eight new markets. Those include Bahrain, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates. Those living in these countries can head to the Google Play Store now and install the game. The update also includes a fix for a bug that allowed the Egg-hatching cutscene animation to be visible from the map view. In addition, minor text flaws were corrected.

Adding the additional new markets should result in a flood of new Pokemon Go players in the Middle East. With the addition of these markets, the number of Pokemon Go players should show some growth in the weeks ahead.


source: RedmondPie

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7 Comments

1. aljololzz

Posts: 85; Member since: Nov 07, 2016

pokemon pokemon pokemon..

2. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3094; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

#pokemonarena

3. Tanii

Posts: 132; Member since: Apr 30, 2015

so you will write an article every time they update their app? o.O

4. WoofedUp

Posts: 8; Member since: Nov 23, 2015

There are still some peeps out here, that would like to see such news. Please be more respective... Here are tons of news, that I'm not interested in and I... just avoid them. Why you can't do this as well? It would be easier, trust me. :)

5. Tanii

Posts: 132; Member since: Apr 30, 2015

yeah it would be easier, I was just thinking those still playing will automatically get the notification or update, that's why.

7. Psykotik_Dragon

Posts: 81; Member since: Dec 21, 2013

we get the update but we don't necessarily know what was in it until we read articles like this one that gives us the scoop on the included changes.

6. XperiaG

Posts: 178; Member since: Jun 06, 2016

I hope the other update is real... the game it has improve a lot with the daily rewards so I'm looking forward to this.

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