If you happen to be the owner of an Apple Watch, you can now play Pokemon Go directly from Apple’s wearable.
Niantic originally announced the Apple Watch support in September.
This doesn’t entirely take over the capabilities of the Pokemon Go Plus however, as with the app you can only get notifications (egg hatching, medals), spin Pokestops and view the local Pokemon. No, you won’t be able to catch anything but the game session will contribute to your Apple Watch activity tracker.
No, you won’t be able to catch anything with the Watch app but the game session will contribute to your Apple Watch activity tracker.
If you haven’t seen it yet, this is what the Pokemon Go Plus is like:
To get the Apple Watch support, you simply need to update your game to the latest version (version 1.21.2).