Consider it or not, Pokemon GO has been obtainable to play on cell units for almost 7 years now. The sport remains to be getting plenty of assist from Niantic, and a brand new weblog submit from the corporate on the official Pokemon GO web site is the most recent instance of this.
Within the weblog submit, Niantic had determined to debate “our renewed dedication to bolstering Pokémon GO’s in-person expertise”. The corporate talks about 3 particular issues that assist their initiative: sport updates, Campfire, and the Neighborhood Ambassador Program.
For sport updates, Niantic reveals that they’re engaged on methods to make it simpler for gamers to take part in native Raid Battle and make mates with Trainers you’ve battled with. In addition they plan so as to add “enhancements to the sport expertise when enjoying in particular person with household and mates” and “new options that present advantages and encounters with extra Pokémon whereas exploring outdoors”.
Campfire, one thing that Niantic launched final yr for “Trainers to attach, uncover native communities, and discover energetic close by Raid Battles”, was subsequent. Though they didn’t give any specifics on what Campfire will probably be getting sooner or later, they did say that there will probably be extra updates for it “quickly”.
Lastly, Niantic talked concerning the Neighborhood Ambassador Program, which is meant to “nurture in-person Pokémon GO communities whereas additionally fostering new communities for Trainers to seek out”. All Niantic says about it’s that they “look ahead to sharing extra updates about this system later this yr, together with new methods to hitch and rejoice your area people”.