‘Pokemon Go’ Latest News & Update: Pokemon Battle Feature, Pokemon Trade, Generation 2, New Tracking System Arriving Via Major Update Next Week?

By Staff Reporter , Updated Sep 01, 2016 04:10 AM EDT

Niantic is clearly doing its best to deliver what "Pokemon Go" players are expecting from them. Now, new reports are claiming that the California-based company is currently getting ready to give one major game update that would address all the problems gamers are encountering since day one.

'Pokemon Go' Latest News & Update: Pokemon Battle, Pokemon Trading, Legendary Pokemons and More Are Coming Next Week?

Otaku Kart has reported that Niantic is going to release a major update next week. Among the updates each "Pokemon Go" player is the Pokemon Battle feature. According to some code diggers, they have found an interesting code that suggests players can fight against other players soon. Sources have stated that a word sfida was found in one of the hidden documents, which means challenge or dare.

The new discovery has had "Pokemon Go" players speculating that, aside from battling their Pokemons in the gym, the new update will allow them to fight with another gamer even if they are in the field. If these reports are true, then, "Pokemon Go" players who quit playing the same will surely have another reason to try it again.

Aside from that, code diggers have also found codes suggesting that "Pokemon Go" players can possibly trade their Pokemons with other trainers. Since no other concrete details have been made public as of yet, no one really knows how this feature will work in the gameplay.

Lastly, "Pokemon Go" players will soon be able to spot Legendary Pokemons in the gameplay via the new update. Sources have claimed that Legendaries such as Mew, MewTwo, Articuno, Moltres and Zapdos are going to show up in the coming days.

'Pokemon Go' Latest News & Update: Buddy Pokemon, New Tracking System, Generation 2 Pokemons Arriving Too?

Meanwhile, GamenGuide has previously reported that a Buddy Pokemon feature will soon be released by Niantic. For starters, this new and upcoming "Pokemon Go" feature will allow players to have their own buddy Pokemon that could help them collect items and look for another Pokemons.

Also coming soon is the New "Pokemon Go" Tracking System that is expected to give players more accurate data to catch nearby Pokemons. Meanwhile, Generation 2 Pokemons are also said to be arriving in the next update.

Niantic is yet to confirm these reports. Stay tuned to GamenGuide for more "Pokemon Go" news and updates!

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