Prepare Yourself for 80 More Pokémon in 'Pokémon Go'

Chikorita, Cyndaquil, and Totodile join the party in Niantic's augmented reality app


Get ready to get back out there Pokémon hoarders, later this week 80 new species will be added to Pokémon Go including Chikorita, Cyndaquil, and Totodile. 

The newbies are all from the Johto region in the Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver games and will arrive the same time as some improvements to the game. Gender-specific variations of Pokémon, new evolutions, new berries and new encounter gameplay are all on the list. 

Back in December developer Niantic revealed that 88 billion Pokémon had been caught in the game so far, which worked out to around 533 million Pokémon a day.