Gotta catch 'em all! Pokemon Go is coming to Apple Watch

Catch Pokemon from your wrist

As if Super Mario coming to iOS isn't enough, Apple just announced that Pokemon Go is heading to the Apple Watch.

Developer Niantic came on stage to discuss the integration, highlighting that the game, which *forces* you get up and move in order to catch Pokemon, is the perfect fit for the Apple Watch's health tracking features.

As you play, you'll be able to track calories burned and distance traveled. You can see what Pokemon are nearby at a glance, and a quick tap will pull up a Pokestop.

Apple Watch Pokemon Go

Pokestops will be noteworthy locations, such as public artworks or historical landmarks.

Pokemon Go for the Apple Watch will be here by the end of the year. Just in time for the new Apple Watch Series 2...


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