Pokémon GO Trainers can now start gaining experience to reach Level 50, worldwide! Niantic has shared that the previously announced level cap increase is now available, and we are getting reports around the world that it is actually active, not just Australia.
If you haven’t followed, Pokémon GO has received a major content update, the largest to date, titled GO Beyond!
What is alive now
GO Beyond brings an increased level cap (level 50 is now the new maximum level), a new feature called Seasons, a new ranking system for GO Battle League, Generation 6 Pokémon, new XL Candy currency, new move sets and A plethora of other games the game changes across the board.
Given the size of GO Beyond, it’s understandable that Niantic didn’t go live with everything at the same time.
Let’s do a quick summary of everything that is available right now in Pokémon GO:
- The celebration season begins on December 1 at 8:00 am local time, which means it will be available in parts of Australia and New Zealand.
- The XP changes that were mentioned in the initial announcement of the GO Beyond update are also available
This will be a wild week in Pokémon GO, so stay tuned for updates, follow us on Twitter and Facebook if you want to receive updates in real time and… stay safe, coaches!