Niantic has released an extensive software update for Pokémon GO on iOS, which brings the location-based game to version 1.27.2.
This introduces 80 new Pokémon that were first discovered in the Johto region, gender-specific Pokémon, a new night-mode map, new Berries, new encounter mechanics, new avatar outfits and accessories, and bonus Candies for catching Evolved Pokémon. For iOS, it also implements an Apple Watch connection stability improvement.
Changes Made In Pokémon GO Update Version 1.27.2
- Over 80 additional Pokémon originally discovered in the Johto region can be caught.
- Gender-specific variations of select Pokémon can be caught.
- Added new night-mode map and encounter music.
- Added Poké Ball and Berry selection carousels to the encounter screen.
- Added new encounter mechanics.
- Added two new Berries.
- Added new avatar outfit and accessory options.
- Added bonus Candies for catching Evolved Pokémon.
- Implemented Apple Watch connection stability improvement.
- Various bug fixes.
- Minor text fixes.