When Pokémon GO first introduced Medals into the game, they were the game’s version of Achievements. The Medals were a nice acknowledgement that you had done something significant in-game.
In October of 2016, Niantic changed what the Medal notifications looked like – and changed how the Medals worked. They were still a nice recognition of things you had achieved. Now, some of the Medals are also something a player could earn that would improve his or her gameplay.
In this blog, I have screenshots of the Medals I earned back when they functioned like Achievements. I also have added what the “new” Medals look like. I will add to this blog whenever I earn a new Medal.
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