‘Pokemon GO’ Latest News & Updates: Nintendo To Open Slots For Beta Testers In The UK Before Release Date? Price, Usage And More Info Regarding Pokemon GO Plus!

By Luis Vincent Gochoco , Updated Jun 27, 2016 07:32 AM EDT

With Japan, United States, Australia and New Zealand getting their share of testing the beta version of "Pokemon GO," will UK be the next region to get a serving of the field test? Well, new "Pokemon GO" rumors do suggest.

'Pokemon GO' US field tests

Last May 16, Niantic has rolled out the field tests for the US after Japan, Australia and New Zealand got their chance to play the beta version of "Pokemon GO." Beta gamers were tasked to send feedback towards the game of what features should be improved, maintained and be completely taken out by the creators of "Pokemon GO."

And now that the release of the game is near, "Pokemon GO" field tests in the United States are now scheduled to end this coming June 30th. Niantic also announced that all the saved game info or data on the testers phones will be wiped as well. The company also gave thanks to the testers who provided their opinion towards the game's current state.

There are now rumors that Niantic will bring "Pokemon GO" beta field testing to another region in the world, specifically the United Kingdom. As reported by Express, that "Pokemon GO" field test are already being conducted in the region and is reportedly being opened up to interested customers. However, nothing is set in stone yet as Niantic has not confirmed this news just yet.

Pokemon GO Plus details and news

Pokemon GO Plus is a companion device for the "Pokemon GO" mobile app. It can be connected to the gamers phones using Bluetooth 4.0 and also GPC capability.

This standalone gadget for "Pokemon GO" can be used as an alert whenever it can detect that there is a Pokemon near the area. It can also be used as a Pokeball to capture the spotted Pokemon, all in all, this takes away the hassle of pulling out your smartphone every now and then.

The Pokemon GO Plus is priced at $34.99 and is already available for pre-order in GameStop and Amazon. The free-to-play game "Pokemon GO" is set to be released next month!

Stay tuned to GamenGuide for more "Pokemon GO" news and updates! 

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