Over the weekend, gamers found a brand new bug within the current replace that lets gamers skip the Pokeball shaking animation when making an attempt to catch a Pokemon. The new bug additionally permits gamers to completely skip the following catch display as properly.
While most bugs are a detriment to Pokemon Go gamers, this new bug is definitely fairly useful, because it permits gamers to shortly transfer from Pokemon to Pokemon, saving tons of time in high-spawn areas.
So how does the brand new bug work? Well, when making an attempt to catch a Pokemon, use your non-throwing hand to swipe the PokeBall icon on the underside righthand nook of the display from proper to left and maintain your finger on the display. As lengthy as you maintain your finger on the display, the Pokeball choice display will not open. With your different hand, toss a PokeBall on the Pokemon. Once the PokeBall hits the Pokemon carry your different finger, which is able to open the Pokeball choice menu. You can then dismiss the menu and press escape, which lets your skip the catch animation and display. You may try the video above for directions on how you can skip this animation.
If you’ve got caught the Pokemon, you will get an error message. Otherwise, the Pokemon will proceed to seem on the overworld map, that means you may simply repeat the method till you really catch it.
So far, we’ve not seen any adverse penalties to utilizing this exploit, so we’re guessing that is only a innocent (and short-term) bug. While we’re positive that Niantic will repair this bug with the following replace, gamers ought to nonetheless take benefit, particularly if it sticks round for the following Community Day later this month. The prospect of having the ability to effectively catch a whole lot of Dratini ought to excite any Pokemon Go participant.
Hopefully, Niantic takes notice and ultimately provides gamers an choice to skip in-game animations. Evolving Pokemon within the recreation can particularly be a bore and gamers have lengthy requested for a solution to skip watching a Pidgey evolve right into a Pidgeotto for a billionth time.