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Mere hours after we reported on an associated leak, Gen III Pokémon have been confirmed for Pokémon GO. Starting later this week, you’ll be able to catch Mudkip, Torchic, Treeko and “several more” of Hoenn’s finest, with more to be added over the following weeks.

Another addition made to the mainline games with Ruby & Sapphire is also making the leap over to the mobile app – dynamic weather. Local weather will be taken into account, changing the rates at which some Pokémon appear and powering up certain types. Check out the trailer:

We’ll just have to wait and see if Scotland will be lumbered with year-round Feebas while Egypt contends with countless Baltoy.

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Written by Tom Brown

Whether it’s an exciting new entry in a series long established or a weird experiment meant only for the dedicated, Tom is eager to report on it. Rest assured, if Nintendo ever announces Elite Beat Agents 2, he’ll be there.