More than two years after the sport launched, Pokemon Go will lastly give gamers the choice to vary their groups. Niantic has introduced a brand new merchandise referred to as the Team Medallion, which is able to go on sale within the in-game store starting February 26 and permit customers to change their allegiance to a different staff one time.
The Team Medallion will price 1,000 PokeCoins, which makes it pretty expensive, as a bundle of 1,200 cash runs for $10 USD. There are a number of caveats as to the way it works as effectively. You can solely buy one Team Medallion each 365 days, so as soon as you turn groups, you may be locked into your selection for the subsequent 12 months.
Shortly after gamers first start Pokemon Go, they’re requested to hitch one among three groups: Mystic, Instinct, and Valor, that are represented by the Legendary birds Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres, respectively. Up till now, nevertheless, your selection has been everlasting, so in case you’ve been itching to change sides, this can be your first alternative to take action.
The Team Medallion is not the one new function Niantic is introducing in Pokemon Go; the developer has additionally rolled out the lately introduced Go Snapshot AR photo mode. This permits gamers to take pictures of any Pokemon they’ve in storage and simply share them with associates and on social media.
This weekend is a busy one for Pokemon Go gamers. From February 22-25, Niantic is bringing again the Gen 3 Legendary Pokemon Latias for a special Raid Weekend. On prime of that, a new Limited Research event is scheduled to happen this Saturday, February 23, and it will give gamers their first likelihood to catch the never-before-available Water Pokemon Clamperl.