Simply days after revealing that participant vs. participant Coach Battles would lastly be coming to Pokemon Go, developer Niantic has shared a ton of latest particulars concerning the extremely anticipated function on its weblog. Earlier than the top of the month, Pokemon Go gamers will have the ability to problem their pals and different Trainers to Coach Battles with a staff of three Pokemon every. After the battle, each gamers will obtain rewards, together with uncommon Evolution objects.
There are three Coach Battle Leagues, and so as to battle one other participant, you’ll must be in the identical league. Nice League permits Pokemon with as much as 1,500 CP, Extremely League goes as much as 2,500 CP, and Grasp League doesn’t have a restrict — each one among your creatures is truthful sport for essentially the most aggressive league.
If you wish to understand how Coach Battles play out, Niantic included a reasonably detailed description in its put up:
Battles are fast-paced and real-time, so don’t count on to attend your flip! Your chosen staff of Pokémon will have the ability to execute each their Quick Assault and Charged Assault strikes. In preparation for battle, you’ll even have the ability to use Stardust and Sweet to unlock a bonus Charged Assault in your Pokémon.
Timing is essential! In the event you use your head and regulate your opponent’s strikes, you could possibly deploy a Shield Defend to save lots of your Pokémon from vital injury. However you solely have a restricted variety of these shields earlier than your Pokémon will probably be left defenseless.
More often than not, you’ll must be inside a sure vary of one other participant to problem them to a battle, however you possibly can provoke Coach Battles along with your Extremely Associates and Greatest Associates from any distance. Even in case you’re on the opposite aspect of the planet, you’ll all the time be shut sufficient to do battle along with your closest pals.
If you wish to check your abilities earlier than you soar into the treacherous waters of Coach Battles, you possibly can prepare with staff leaders Spark, Candela, and Blanche to get a really feel for the function. You’ll even earn rewards as soon as a day for coaching, which may embody stardust used to energy up your Pokemon. There’s a brand new Ace Coach medal to associate with the brand new function as properly, however Niantic didn’t clarify how you can achieve entry to the medal.