Pokemon GO received a huge update that brought a ton of Gen 2 Pokemon into the fold for players to locate and catch. On top of the around 80 new creatures offered up, there are a ton of new items added into the game. There were quite a few, so here they are along with what they do for you.
New Items in Pokemon GO – Berries
Razz Berries finally get some buddies in the form of two new fruits you can obtain from Poke Stops as you play. Use these new items to make your life easier.
Pinap Berry: Doubles the amount of Candy you get when you catch a Pokemon. This is great for when you’re trying to grind out some sweets to evolve a specific monster.
Nanab Berry: Slows down whatever creature you feed it to, making it easier to catch.
New Items in Pokemon GO – Evolution Items
Some of the new items introduced to Pokemon GO are required for evolution of certain Pokemon. There are currently five evolution items in the game and they can be obtained as rare drops from Stops around your location.
Dragon Scale: Used to evolve Seadra into Kingdra.
King’s Rock: Will evolve a Poliwhirl into a Politoed or a Slowbro into a Slowking.
Metal Coat: Needed to obtain Steelix and Scyther.
Sun Stone:Evolves Gloom into Bellossom, and Sunkern into Sunflora.
Up-Grade: Required to evolve a Porygon into Porygon2.
New Items in Pokemon GO – Clothing
On top of the new items that make catching Pokemon easier and Pokemon GO, and those that add new evolution options, there’re some customization items thrown into the mix as well. You can use your Poke Coins to purchase such as hats, pants, glasses, necklaces,shorts, pants, skirts, and shirts representing the different teams in Pokemon GO. The prices range from 50 to 500 Coins.
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