The augmented reality game “Pokémon GO” continues to present new features to its millions of users. In recent months, players benefited from the events launched by Niantic, which allowed them to capture more pocket monsters. For a few weeks, “Pokemon GO” users have been enjoying most of the new updates, as well as new changes made by Ninatic. With the arrival of Valentine's Day, Niantic has given a series of bonuses for players who are interested in playing the mobile application on this date. However, the developer hid some features

According to the portal (, in August, players discovered a code related to the exchange in the game.

In a later update, more codes related to this operation were added, adding the search option. In the case of the Legendary Pokémon, the aforementioned means indicate that they are likely to appear once the global launch of the latest event in“Pokémon GO” ends.

Pokémon battles and exchanges

Pokémon battles and exchanges will be enabled very soon, as revealed by John Hanke, the CEO of Niantic. Through an interview with WayPoint, the CEO of Niantic said that in the coming weeks they would enable these two features (Pokémon battles and exchanges), which have been requested by users from the beginning. Although he did not give an official date, John Hanke indicated that it would happen soon. According to the publication, Niantic was going to add these features when they launched the application last year, however, there were numerous issues related to the initial launch, with servers crashing and the like.

Ultimately, the company decided not to release this update at that time, but, it seems that the application will include these updates in the very near future.

Additional information

At the moment, it is unknown how the Pokémon exchange will occur in real-time, however, CNET claims that it would be very similar to what we have seen in the classic games of this franchise.

This is all the information known so far. Keep enjoying the game, and stay tuned for more updates as they become available.