Pokémon GO has been available to the public since 7-6-16. As of 8-8-16 the official Pokémon GO team has announced a new update that allows it’s gamers / trainers to use a new “Sightings” feature. Its purpose is to help users find nearby Pokémon. The following links are article written by users who have begun testing the new feature or have additional details.
- FORBES: http://www.forbes.com/sites/insertcoin/2016/08/08/pokemon-gos-new-sightings-feature-is-a-tracking-fix-that-actually-works-2/#67882b5353e8
- REDDIT: https://www.reddit.com/r/pokemongo/comments/4wsrgx/pokemon_go_update_20160808/
- DROID-LIFE: http://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/08/pokemon-go-update/
- GAMESPOT: http://www.gamespot.com/articles/pokemon-go-updated-with-these-changes-new-sighting/1100-6442450/ NOTE: this provides screenshots
NOTE: please visit the site directly to verify the details and obtain more information.
If you are a gamers that wants to view the official update detail, read below. We have provided a quick “how to” activation guide below to access the official Pokémon GO update page.
how to activate – Pokémon GO update details for “Sightings” or Nearby Pokémon
what you need in advance:
- internet access
what to do:
- visit: http://pokemongo.nianticlabs.com/en/post/update-080816
- read the details provided about the update on this date for “Sightings”