Pokémon Go’s Team Leaders Revealed, New Pokémon Are Coming

At yesterday’s Pokémon Go panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Niantic revealed plenty of new info on Pokémon Go. First, they revealed the Team Leaders for Valor, Mystic, and Instinct. Named Candela, Blanche, and Spark, they are only shown as silhouettes in game.

In a Q&A, we also learned more info about upcoming features. When asked about new Pokémon, When Niantic’s John Hanke was asked about trading, he said that it was coming soon, but has been delayed because of the server issues. Along with this, more Pokémon will be coming, and more functionality willbe coming to Pokéstops.

When asked about the possibly of breeding, Hanke said that it was not something the team had considered, but will see if they could implement it into the game.

While there wasn’t much else revealed at the panel, the game is still being rolled out worldwide. Yesterday, the game lalauncd in both Hong Kong and France, almost two weeks after its original launch in the US.


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