Pokemon Go Buddy Adventure feature is now available to all players. The new feature is expected to be released in 2020. But it seems like Niantic wanted to give it as a Christmas & New Year present to trainers. Players can enjoy this new feature by downloading the latest update.


Pokemon Buddy Adventure feature allows Buddy Pokemon to follow their trainers on the overworld map. But Pokemon will stop following the trainer if it gets hungry. Players are required to feed Buddy Pokemon so they won’t get hungry.

Pokemon Go Buddy Adventure

Also, now players can play with their Buddy Pokemon. But you must be wondering, how you can you can play with your Buddy. Well for that, you have to head to the bottom left of your screen and open the Buddy profile page and there will you will see a Play button. Clicking on the play button will load a screen where you can place your Pokemon on any flat surface and play with your buddy by rubbing its head or by feeding berries. Have a look at the images down below.

Pokemon Go Buddy Adventure
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Pokemon Go Buddy Adventure
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Also, have a look at the video from Pokemon Go trainer “Poke AK” below for more detailed reference for the explanation of the new Buddy Adventure feature and how to feed Buddy Pokemon.

Pokemon Go Buddy Adventure Feature various levels which include the following: Good Buddy, Great Buddy, Ultra Buddy, Best Buddy. Players can unlock several perks as the level of friendship between Buddy Pokemon and trainer increases. Mentioned below are varioud type of Buddy Levels in the game.

Pokemon Go Buddy Adventure
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Good Buddy: Your buddy can join you on your map view! You’ll also see how your buddy feels on the buddy profile page.

Great Buddy: Having a hard time catching a Pokémon? Your buddy may help you out in Pokémon encounters! It can also bring you items that can help you in your Pokémon GO journey.

Ultra Buddy: Your buddy will help you explore the world around you by letting you know about interesting places nearby! Your buddy will also bring you Souvenirs, which you can keep track of on the buddy profile page.

Best Buddy: Become Best Buddies, and your buddy will sport a Best Buddy Ribbon to show off to everyone just how close you two are! Pokémon that you’re Best Buddies with can get a CP boost in combat as long as they’re still assigned as your Buddy Pokémon.

Players can increase friendship level with their Buddy Pokemon by earning Affection. Speaking of Affection, it is measured in hearts. Players can earn more hearts by exploring with Buddy on the map, by battling with Buddy, by playing and feeding your buddy, and by taking snapshots of the buddy. Buddy’s mood will depend upon the amount of affection you earn. When Buddy’s mood will be most happy & excited, players will unlock the following Perks for themselves.

Pokemon Go is currently limited to mobile phones
  • The distance it takes for your buddy to find Candy will be cut in half.
  • The number of hearts earned per action will double.
  • Trainers can earn bonus hearts!

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