The Pokémon Company and Niantic have introduced that Mega Evolutions are coming to the still-popular Pokémon Go. Mega Evolutions have been first launched in Pokémon X & Y on 3DS and continued with Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, however have been phased out for Sun & Moon and Sword & Shield. Now, they return to ship new gameplay alternatives in Pokémon Go battles.
Mega Evolutions enable sure Pokémon to quickly evolve into extra highly effective types throughout battles. Unlike the following Dynamax present in Sword & Shield, solely choose Pokémon can Mega Evolve. Currently, there are greater than 40 Pokémon species that may Mega Evolve, together with Blastoise, Gyarados, and Salamence. In addition, Charizard and Mewtwo every have two Mega Evolutions; within the mainline RPGs, the model they Mega Evolved into was decided by which sport you acquire, however there isn’t any phrase on how that shall be decided in Pokémon Go.
In addition, to rejoice the launch of Pokémon Sword & Shield’s first enlargement, The Isle of Armor, Galarian Farfetch’d is now showing in Pokémon Go. Pokémon Go gamers can even obtain particular avatar objects based mostly on the clothes your coach wears within the Pokémon Sword & Shield expansions.
Pokémon Go launched in 2016 and shortly turned a cultural phenomenon. While it is not as widespread nowadays to discover a mob of Pokémon Go gamers (even earlier than the present COVID-19 pandemic hit), the app stays within the prime 100 free video games on the iOS charts. Over the years, Niantic has continued to help the sport by means of free updates that embrace new generations of Pokémon, buying and selling, PvP battles, and new mechanics corresponding to this.