Niantic has introduced in a weblog put up that it will be testing numerous modifications to Pokemon GO over the approaching months, with “minor gameplay adjustments” to be examined in sure areas earlier than they get the go-ahead to be rolled out worldwide.
The developer hasn’t specified what areas would be the first to check these gameplay tweaks and modifications, but it surely has launched among the options it is altering or including. These embody an replace that may counsel nicknames for individuals getting into the world of Pokemon GO for the primary time, in addition to a brand new Particular Analysis story designed to introduce newcomers to the sport. For gamers that also want a little bit of a hand, Niantic may even be testing an enlargement to its Coach Suggestions.
There will be updates for current gamers too, with Niantic promising updates to PokeStops and egg hatchings, each a giant a part of the core recreation. The developer hasn’t given an excessive amount of element on what the promised “new PokeStop functionalities” will entail, it specified that one of many modifications to the egg hatch course of would be the choice to skip the hatching animation.
It isn’t assured that every one of those modifications will make it into the sport full time, as they’re nonetheless on account of be examined in restricted areas. If and when Niantic rolls the tweaks out to an expanded viewers, nevertheless, we’ll remember to hear extra on how the brand new or modified options perform in recreation.
Pokemon GO is nearly to launch its seasonal Halloween content material, with new story content material, spooky cosmetics, and Pokemon debuts on account of start on Friday October 14.