Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO: January Update

Written by Krista

Today sees the arrival of the new Pokémon GO update which will see Android update to 0.53.1 and iOS to 1.23.1.  The update is fairly small with just several small updates that can be found below.

Pokémon GO is in the process of being updated to version 0.53.1 for Android and 1.23.1 for iOS devices. Below are some release notes and comments from our development team.

  • Updated Apple Watch to display Eggs obtained from PokéStops
  • Changed distance tracking to better account for GPS drift
  • Minor text fixes.

—The Pokémon GO team

About the author


Hi, I'm Krista (aka Leeks) & I’m from the UK. Gaming is a big part of my life & has been from a very young age. If I’m not gaming I can usually be found reading, listening to music, sleeping or searching for unicorns!