The recent announcement of Pokemon GO, releasing next year for iOS and Android devices, has many excited to get their hands on the game, which promises to take the Pokemon experience into the real world with augmented reality. Fortunately for at least some prospective Pokemon masters, they may get an opportunity to start catching them all sooner than expected. In the latest Ingress Report, a video series created by the game’s developer, Niantic, it was revealed that the game will receive a closed beta before its early 2016 release.

You can check out the video above (the section concerning Pokémon GO begins around 1:13), and let us know what you think in the comments below.

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