Pokemon Go : PokéStop and Gym contributions temporarily disabled by Niantic
Pokemon Go is one of the best-augmented reality games that are available in the market. The game was launched in 2016 & since then, it has been running strong. Well, Niantic recently launched two new features for the game called Buddy Adventure & Shared AR Experiences.
The new Buddy Adventure feature allows Pokemon to follow their trainers on the overworld map. Players can now also play & feed their Buddy Pokemon with different types of items. Buddy Pokemon can also assist in catching if it gets excited enough.
Apart from this, today, Niantic launched Pokestop & Gym contributions. In which eligible Pokemon Go Trainers can suggest improvements to Pokestops, and Gyms such as titles, descriptions, and photos. However, these suggestions can be submitted for approval through Niantic Wayfarer. You can learn more about the submissions by heading here.
Well, Niantic received an overwhelming response from players and has currently disabled Pokestop & Gym contributions due to stability issues. Niantic will further update players when contributions go live again. Have a look at the official statement down below.
Apart from that, the Team Go Rocket Leaders’ lineup has also got changed. Also, some new Shadow Pokemon have made their entry to the game. You can check the complete list by heading here. Speaking of Shadow Pokemon, they are Pokemon with an evil and dark aura. Shadow Pokemon can be saved through a process called Purification.
For a quick refresher, the newly added Buddy Adventure feature is not working properly in AR mode for many users. Well, Niantic is currently investigating all AR-related issues & fix for the same will arrive soon. You can check its more details by heading here.
Some players are finding it tricky to increase friendship level with Buddy Pokemon. Well, players can enhance the friendship level 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 Buddy.
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