The release of Pokemon Go started off with a bang. While its popularity doesn’t seem to have gone down much, there have been more complaints as of lately. This is most likely due to a recent update, which took away the 3 step tracking feature and changed other aspects of the mobile title. A new update has been released, however, and it looks like we could be seeing a pickup to make players happy again.

The most notable asset of this new update is the new tracking feature, which shows you nearby Pokemon and a picture of the PokeStop they are closest to. For some reason, not everyone was given this in the update. It must be something Niantic is testing out with only a number of players on iOS and Android.

While many fans still love and play Pokemon Go, it still has a long way to go before it can be truly perfect. Check out the full patch notes below and see if it is on the way:

  • Added a dialog to remind Trainers that they should not play while traveling above a certain speed. Trainers must confirm they are not driving in order to continue playing.
  • Made improvements to the accuracy of a curveball throw
  • Fixed a bug that prevented ”Nice,” ”Great,” and “Excellent” Poké Ball throws from awarding the appropriate XP bonuses.
  • Fixed achievements showing incorrect Medal icons.
  • Enabled the ability for Trainers to change their nickname one time. Please choose your new nickname wisely.
  • Resolved issues with the battery saver mode on iOS and re-enabled the feature.
  • Added visuals of Team Leaders Candela, Blanche, and Spark.
  • We’re currently testing a variation of the “Nearby Pokémon” feature with a subset of users. During this period you may see some variation in the nearby Pokémon UI.
  • Minor text fixes

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