The new Medallion enables Trainers to Switch teams and be with their friends. Which team will you pick?

A sense of relief has flooded the internet with news about Pokémon Go newest item. A Medallion that allows you to switch from your current team and choose another. However, you can only use the Medallion every 365 days, in simple terms once a year.

When you first sign up to Pokémon Go and reach a certain level, players got to decide which team you like to be a part of, Team Valor (Red), Team Mystic (Blue), Team Instinct (Yellow). Unknowingly players would choose a team and find out that their friend has chosen a different team. Leaving them frustrated as they are unable to compete in gym battle together.

Many have resorted to starting Pokémon Go again but under a different account. All progress that was made was lost. Players that have got their character to higher level grumbled painfully onward and began pleading to Niantic for a way to be able to switch teams without losing their progress.

Pokémon Go Medallion

With the introduction to the Medallion, players are able to switch to team Valor, Mystic or Instinct without no consequences. Allowing them to team up with their friends for Raid Battles and Gyms and feel like part of a community again.

There however there is a catch, the Medallion will cost 1,000 Pokécoins which are the game’s currency and you can only use it once a year.

You are able to collect Pokécoins by holding down gyms, rewarding players 1 Pokécoin every hour for every gym you successfully hold. However, it is capped at 50 Pokécoins per day. In addition, you can purchase packs of coins for real money from in-app purchases in the store. A Pack of 1,200 Pokécoins can be bought for $10.

Which team will you choose?