Note: For Apple Users, this release will show as version 1.167 in the App Store.

Last updated: February 22, 2021

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  • Trainers are now able to transfer Legendary and Mythical Pokémon when selecting multiple Pokémon by enabling the functionality in the game settings.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue in which the Hero and Purifier badges showed as locked in the Team GO Rocket post-battle summary screen.
  • Mitigated an issue in which the Pokéball thrown may freeze mid-air after being thrown.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the Pokémon inventory search input to be cleared after accessing a Pokédex entry through the Pokémon’s detail menu.
  • After scanning a PokéStop for an AR scanning Field Research task, Trainers are now returned to the Field Research page instead of the scan page.  
  • Fixed an issue in which the previously used Battle Party would not be loaded in Team GO Rocket battles immediately after app start. 

Known Issues

Please see our Known Issues page for a regularly updated list of issues currently being investigated by our engineering team. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of all issues we are aware of or working to fix, but rather a list of issues currently affecting the most players.

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