Pokémon GO 1.11.2 update reduces evolution animation time!


Dec 7, 2011
Miami, Florida
Ever get frustrated because a large chunk of your Lucky Egg’s 30 minutes of XP-doubling gets used up by the Pokémon evolution animation?

If so, then here’s some great news. The latest version of Pokémon GO decreases the evolution animation time. It also brings with it a few other enhancements.

View the changelog below if you wish to skip clicking the link to Niantic’s site.
  • Catch Bonus: Trainers can earn a catch bonus for a Pokémon type as they catch more of a specific type.
  • Updated Gym Training: Trainers can now bring six Pokémon to battle at friendly Gyms. The CP of the Pokémon you are battling may be temporarily adjusted lower for your training session.
  • Egg & Incubator Screens: These will periodically update the distance walked without the Trainer needing to close and reopen the screen.
  • Fixed several audio issues.
  • Decreased the evolution animation time.
  • Minor fixes