Pokemon Go Launches in Middle Eastern Countries, New Update Released

By Steven Santana

November 20, 2016

Niantic has released Pokemon Go in eight countries located in the Middle East: Bahrain, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates.

Along with the launch in new regions, a new update (version 0.47.1 for Android and 1.17.0 for iOS) has been released. According to Niantic’s description this update,

  • Fixed an issue where the Egg-hatching cutscene animation would sometimes be briefly visible from the map view.
  • Minor text fixes
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Steven Santana

Born in Queens, raised in Vegas, living in Vancouver. 25, loves dogs, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, and long form video critiques.

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