These Peridots (or Dots) have been asleep for thousands of years and they'll need players' help to ensure their survival, Niantic senior producer Ziah Fogel wrote . Players will feed, play and explore with their Dots to raise them to adulthood. While you're out on daily walks, your Dot might discover hidden treasures. You'll be able to diversify the species of your Dots as well by working with other players.
Peridot seems skewed more toward players who enjoyed the likes of and than . It'll be Niantic's first original game since . Peridot is in its soft launch period and will only be available in select markets at first. If you're interested, you can to be notified when the game's available in your region.