An official statement from Niantic on the Pokémon GO website states:
A few more updates came along with the buddy update including:
- Made it easier to select smaller Pokémon on the screen.
- Fixed an issue where Eggs would sometimes hatch without displaying the animation.
- Improved performance reliability when a device switches networks to no longer cause the application to hang or stop updating.
- Pokémon GO Plus support
- Minor text fixes.
What Pokémon are you going to assign as your buddy first? If you’re excited about this update be sure to let us know in the comment section!