Niantic has released a new software update for Pokémon GO on Android, which brings the augmented reality app to version 0.49.1.
This allows players to transfer multiple Pokémon to Professor Willow at the same time, adds Pokémon type icons when battling at Gyms, and provides more metrics around how you have interacted with your Buddy Pokémon.
Changes Made In Pokémon GO Update Version 0.49.1
- Trainers will be able to transfer multiple Pokémon at a time to Professor Willow. To use this function, press and hold on a Pokémon.
- Pokémon type icons have been added to the Gym battle approach and Gym battle screen.
- The total Candy count for your Buddy Pokémon has been added to the buddy information screen.
- The total kilometers a buddy has walked has been added to the information screen of each Pokémon that has ever been your buddy.
- Minor text fixes.