Pokemon Go Buddy and Trading System Coming Soon

In a recent blog post by Niantic announced a detailed upcoming update that will allow users to choose a Buddy Pokémon, which will create, unique in-game rewards and experiences. Buddy Pokémon will appear alongside your Trainer avatar on your profile screen, adding helpful bonuses such as awarding Candy for walking together. You’ll also have the ability to change your Buddy Pokémon at any time.