The much anticipated update for Pokemon GO, which would release the much desired “Buddy System” has launched officially on both Android and iOS worldwide.
The buddy system allows players to pick a Pokemon from their lineup and actually travel with them as they wander the world. This no doubt was derived from the anime where Pikachu always rides on Ash’s shoulder.
Furthermore, this addition with create new opportunities for experience points and other bonuses. This is just the latest in a slew of updates meant to bring more content to Pokemon GO. First came the boosts to the Team Leaders, which allows them to offer help in Gym Battles, and now the Buddy System. Time will tell what comes next.