Here is a list of issues related to GO Battle League that are currently being investigated by our engineering team. This list will be updated regularly, and issues will be added and removed as they are discovered and resolved. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of all issues we are aware of or working to fix. You can find the list of known issues unrelated to GO Battle League here.
To report a bug that isn’t listed here, or get one on one support, please submit a ticket in-app under the Settings menu, or see our article on how to best contact us for different issues.
Last updated: September 13, 2021
Charged Attack minigames can last longer than intended Issue description: Trainers can see a delay from when they finish their Charged Move minigame to when the Charged move lands. Their opponent may in some cases experience instability as well. Issue status: Resolved in upcoming release.
On some iOS devices, the app may crash during GO Battle League matches. Issue description: Pokémon GO may crash during GO Battle League, and when a Trainer re-opens the application, they are unable to take action in their match. This occurs more frequently after several matches are played in a row without closing the application. Issue status: Resolved one root cause in release and we are continuing to monitor. This issue may also be mitigated by restarting the application between matches.
Pidgeot using Feather Dance causes the opponent’s game to crash. Issue description:In GO Battle League or in battles against Friends, using the Charged Move Feather Dance causes the opponent’s app to crash. When the opponent Trainer opens the app again, they will be unable to take any action and may lose the match as a result. Issue status: Resolved in release (0.215). Pidgeot will be returning to GO Battle League in Season 9.
Fast Attacks are inconsistently thrown when opponent throws Charged Attack Issue description: Fast Attacks sometimes inconsistently land on your opponent's Pokémon just as your opponent uses a Charged Attack. Issue status: A potential resolution has been found, and we are testing to verify this will have the intended effect.
Charged Attack button does not work when tapped
Issue description: Occasionally, the Charged Attack button will not work when tapped and the Charged Attack will not fire immediately.
Issue status: Investigating
Charged Attack and Switch buttons disappear
Issue description: The Charged Attack and Switch buttons occasionally disappear and the Trainer is unable to attack or take any actions in battle.