Pokemon GO’s Latest Update Adds New Appraisal System

on August 23, 2016 1:58 PM

While many fans of Pokemon GO have a laundry list of things they want fixed, developer Niantic has update the mobile game with a new feature: Appraisal.

Players now have the option to confer with their faction leader [Editor’s Note: Team Valor!] and learn about the stats for your Pokemon. What does this look like in action? Check out the gallery (and patch notes) below:


Update 0.35.0 (Andriod)/1.5.0 (iOS):

  • Implemented Pokémon Appraisal: Trainers will now be able to learn about a Pokémon’s attack and defense capabilities from their Team Leader (Candela, Blanche or Spark) to determine which of their Pokémon have the most potential for battle.
  • We are still working hard on several new and exciting features to come in the future of Pokémon GO.
  • Minor bot fixes
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Lou Contaldi is the Editor-in-Chief at DualShockers, specializing in both reviews and the business behind gaming. He began writing about tech and video games while getting his Juris Doctor at Hofstra University School of Law. He is maybe the only gaming journo based in Nashville, TN.
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