Hatchi – an iPhone app that allows users to care for a virtual Tamagotchi creature on their mobile device – has just received its first update. Now, fans of the $0.99 app can enjoy additional pet statistics, Game Center integration and numerous other new features and improvements.

As outlined in the app’s release notes, changes made in this version of Hatchi (1.1) include:

  • More Pet Statistics
  • Help Screen
  • Game Center Achievements
  • Controllable Volume
  • Fixed reset crash
  • Minor bug fixes

However, the application’s developer – Portable Pixels – also notes that it is working hard on adding a number of other exciting features to Hatchi, including:

  • More Evolutions
  • More Food Options
  • Pooping
  • iPad Version
  • Minigames
  • Connecting to your friends

You can download Hatchi from the App Store for $0.99. For more information on the application, be sure to take a look at our review.