Niantic Labs announced second generation of its famous Pokemon Go game to bring back the disappointing users. This new update brings 80 new characters that to surprise users.
Pokemon Go attracted millions of users since it was released in last year. It is augmented reality based. Game play include users to go to specific location and catch the Pokemon. There were quite limited Pokemons available for users to catch. As a result when they were finished, users lost interest.
The new version which also known as Pokemon Go generation 2 has just started to roll out in different regions. It include 80 new characters with many other features. Most of these characters will be only shown to boys or girls only. It is because they are gender specific. But you can change your account details to get it.
Guide to Get 80 New Johto Region Characters in Pokemon Go Generation 2 Update
If you have not yet received the update, do not worry. Here is how you can get this new update to try new Pokemons of Johto region:
- Uninstall the previous version of Pokemon Go on your iPhone/Android device.
- Install the latest version from App Store or Play Store.
- Once installed, launch the Pokemon Go generation 2.
- Log in with your account.
You will see different user interface and well as option to customize your avatar with variety of tools. After installing or updating to Pokemon Go generation 2, you will get all new characters. Some of these include Cyndaquil, Chikorita and Totodile.
Users will need to catch lot of new Pokemon that are from Johto region. Another amazing feature of this update is gender specific Pokemons. It means that boys and girls will have different Pokemons to catch. Johto region Pokemons are coming but Pokemons from Kanto region will be added too, confirms the official announcement.
Addition of 80 new Pokemons is not the only feature introduced in second generation. Some user interface improvements are also made. For example, Pokemons will now reach in different ways when you try to catch them.
Please note that Pokemon go servers are experiencing some downtime. It is because lot of users are trying to update their apps. Good news is that Niantic is working to fix the issue. If you are facing server down issue, just wait and refresh.
Meanwhile do not forget to share your new Pokemon Go generation 2 experience. How do you want to catch them? Stay tuned with us on tips to catch Cyndaquil, Chikorita and Totodile.
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