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Niantic teases trading, leaderboards coming to Pokemon Go
Niantic CEO John Hanke has teased several features coming to Pokemon Go.
According to Hanke, the ability to trade Pokemon is “kind of a core element,” adding that the app was designed with interactions between players in mind.
Players will also eventually be able to “customize [the] functions” of Pokestops and Gyms.
According to Hanke, the game’s augmented reality technology will also be improved, calling the current version a “great first step.”
Hello Games already working on first No Man’s Sky update
According to Hello Games founder Sean Murray, the company is already working on No Man’s Sky’s first update, a month before its launch.
According to Murray, the game has passed certification, which is required for a game to be released on its platforms, in the EU, U.S., and Asia.