Niantic patches out Pokémon Go's eye bug
Niantic has finally patched out a problem plaguing Pokémon Go for months: glassy eyes that made some Pokémon look like they'd just risen from the dead. Now, the shiny eye textures have been fixed on over a dozen Pokémon.
For a few months now, Pokémon Go fans have complained about "shiny" and "glassy-eyed" eyes on Pokémon (ComicBooks.com even compared the bug to zombie eyes). That feature has since been taken out, thanks to "Minor Texture Fixes" on Niantic's part, r/TheSilphRoad reports.
The bug was originally introduced in July, mostly affecting Pokémon with ovular eyes. Here's the full list of Pokémon fixed:
Not every eye texture has been fixed inside the game, however. Trainer u/LightningLionNG reports that Oastar has cloudy eyes, and claims both Golem and Blastoise still have the shiny-eyed bug. Niantic may have more bug fixes on the way for these Pokémon, but for now, it remains unclear if these minor glitches will continue to affect Pokémon Go.