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Pokémon Go has received multiple updates, that are listed below.

List of client updatesEdit

Version
(iOS)
Version
(Android)
Released Official Changelog Noted Changes
1.77.1 0.107.1 June 19th, 2018
  • Added new social features that allow Trainers to add and remove Friends on their Friend List and build up their Friendship Level. As Trainers gain friendship they’ll earn bonuses when participating in Raid Battles.
  • Added a new gifting feature which allows Trainers to send friends Gifts they collect from PokéStops.
  • Added the ability for Trainers to trade Pokémon.
  • Improved Pokémon Collection screen search functionality enables Trainers to search using “Alola”.
1.75.0 0.105.0 May 29th, 2018
  • Improved in-game messaging for error codes.
  • Added ability to view and activate items, such as Rare Candy and TMs, directly from a Pokémon's info screen.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.
  • Remote Pokémon in Gym on the badge screen.
  • Rainbow appear when weather changes.
1.73.3
1.73.5
0.103.3
0.103.5
May 16th, 2018
May 23rd, 2018
  • Trainers can now transform Rare Candy to a specific Pokémon’s Candy in bulk.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.
1.71.1 0.101.1 April 25th, 2018
  • Aspect ratios and UI are now optimized for larger screens such as iPhone X and Samsung 8.
  • Lucky Eggs and Star Pieces are now accessible and usable from the Raid and Gym Battle inventories.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[1]
1.69.2 0.99.2 April 14th, 2018
  • The Nearby Pokémon indicator now prioritizes Pokémon that are not registered to your Pokédex and are at PokéStops near you.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[2]
1.67.2 0.97.2 March 27th, 2018
  • Introduced the new Field Research and Special Research feature that encourages Trainers to complete objectives to earn unique rewards.
  • Trainers can now discover the Mythical Pokémon Mew for the first time with Special Research!
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.
1.65.3 0.95.3 March 16th, 2018
  • Facebook credentials can now be used to log into the app via the "Account" section in Settings.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[3]
1.63.2 0.93.2 March 6th, 2018
  • Bug fixes
  • Major code refactor to improve performance
1.61.2 0.91.2 February 13th, 2018[5]
  • Bug fixes
  • Removed quests
1.61.1 0.91.1 February 5th, 2018
  • Improved the in-game News feature.
  • The Pokémon Collection search function now lets Trainers search using "Shiny."
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[6]
  • Added quests
1.59.1 0.89.1 January 17th, 2018
  • Resolved a bug that caused the Pokémon collection screen to scroll to the top after evolving, transferring, or renaming a Pokémon.
  • Added the ability to sort the Pokédex by region.
  • Improved incubator sorting order when selecting an incubator.
  • Improved the way Pokémon scale throughout the app.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[7]
1.57.5 0.87.5 December 21st, 2017
  • Added the all-new AR+ encounter mode for Trainers on ARKit-enabled devices (iPhone 6s or later) running iOS11.
  • Improved Pokémon GO Plus responsiveness on devices running iOS 11.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[8]
1.55.1 0.85.2 December 8th, 2017
  • 50 additional Pokémon originally discovered in the Hoenn region can be caught.
  • Real-world weather conditions are now reflected in Map View, in battle, and when catching Pokémon.
  • Added a weather icon that can be tapped to highlight which Pokémon types are more likely to appear in the surrounding area and will be affected by current weather conditions.
  • Added the beta feature to create battle parties that allow Trainers to save teams of up to six Pokémon to take into Gym battles and Raid Battles.
  • Increased Pokémon Storage maximum to 1,500.
  • Updated the battle interface to include a dedicated button for performing a Charged Attack.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[9]
1.53.2 0.83.1 November 21st, 2017
  • Added support and made optimizations for the iPhone X screen resolution.
  • Removed support for devices running iOS 8.
  • Resolved a bug causing error banners to remain visible until the app is restarted.
  • Resolved a bug that prevented Trainers from powering up Pokémon to their max CP.
  • Improved load times when you open the app.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[10]
1.49.4 0.79.4 November 8th, 2017
  • Bug fixes
  • Client's ability to power-up an extra half level (39.5)
  • New Unity version (which fixes the sounds volume conflicts)
  • Eight Gen III move fx
  • Memory management tweaks
  • Anti-cheat tweaks[11]
1.51.1 0.81.1 November 1st, 2017
  • Resolved a bug that prevented Trainers from powering up Pokémon to their max CP.
  • Resolved a bug that caused Trainers’ contributions to reset when rejoining a Raid Battle.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[12]
  • This update was rolled back for Android and never released for iOS.
1.49.2 0.79.2 October 14th, 2017
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[13]
1.47.1 0.77.1 October 7th, 2017
  • A confirmation dialogue now appears when attempting to transfer costumed Pokémon.
  • Costumed Pokémon can no longer be mass-transferred.
  • Resolved a bug causing occasional network errors while battling in Gyms.
  • Resolved a bug causing Raid Battle lobbies to display the incorrect number of Trainers preparing for battle.
  • Resolved a bug causing the Pokémon selected in the Raid Battle lobby to be reset after clicking the items button.
  • Resolved a bug where some Curveballs weren't registering properly.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[14]
1.45.0 0.75.0 September 12th, 2017
  • Items received from spinning Gym PokéStops and completing Raid Battles are now displayed in the Journal.
  • Improved Pokémon Collection screen search functionality enables Trainers to search using "Defender" and "Legendary."
  • Resolved a bug that caused Pikachu hats to disappear from the in-game model and icon.
  • Resolved a bug that caused some icons to disappear when scrolling through the Pokédex.
  • Various bug fixes and performance updates.[15]
1.43.1 0.73.1 August 31st, 2017
  • Added the ability for Trainers to spin the Photo Disc at a Gym using the Pokémon GO Plus accessory.
  • Added the ability to view the number of Trainers entered, and preparing, for a Raid Battle before using a Raid Pass.
  • Improved Pokémon Collection screen search functionality by allowing Trainers to search through their Pokémon’s moves using the '@' character.
  • Resolved a bug which caused the Raid Boss to always break free from the last Premier Ball.
  • Resolved a bug that prevented Trainers from seeing they’d received double XP from Raid Battles when using a Lucky Egg.
  • Various bug fixes.[16]
1.39.1 0.69.1 July 28th, 2017
  • Spark has returned to appraise Pokémon for Team Instinct Trainers.
  • Resolved a motivation decay bug impacting Pokémon with less than 3000 CP.
  • Resolved a bug causing Pokémon GO to freeze after consuming potions too quickly.
  • Resolved a bug causing Pokémon GO to freeze after all 6 Pokémon faint during a Raid Battle.
  • Resolved an issue causing iPhone 6 devices to crash.[17]
1.39.0 0.69.0 July 18th, 2017
  • Added icons to the Pokémon information screen to indicate how the Pokémon was caught.
  • Added the ability for Trainers to spin the Photo Disc at a Gym after completing a Raid Battle.
  • Added the ability for Trainers to send Berries to their Pokémon defending Gyms through the Pokémon info screen when they are not nearby. Motivation regained will be less effective through this method.
  • Added the ability for Trainers to give Berries to Pokémon defending Gyms if their motivation meter is full.
  • Improved Pokémon Collection screen search functionality.
  • Fixed an issue where Trainers were unable to complete Raid Battles started before time expired on the map view.
  • Fixed an issue where Pokémon are not properly returned to their Trainer after defending a Gym.
  • Various bug fixes.[18]
1.37.2 0.67.2 June 29th, 2017
1.37.1 0.67.1 June 20th, 2017
  • Gym features significantly updated to add the all-new motivation system.
  • Added new Gym Badge feature.
  • Added in-app and push notification system for Gyms.
  • Added Raid Battles, a new cooperative gameplay experience.
  • Added four new items available only by completing Raid Battles.
  • Added Raids tab to Nearby screen.
  • Added search functionality to Pokémon collection screen.
  • Added visual indicator to unvisited PokéStops.[20]
1.33.4 0.63.4 June 5th, 2017
1.33.1 0.63.1 May 9th, 2017
  • Added Brazilian Portuguese language support.
  • Tapping on a medal will now show your progress toward the next medal tier.[22]
1.31.0 0.61.0 Apr 6th, 2017
  • Added Traditional Chinese language support.
  • Updated the Pokémon collection screen scroll bar.
  • Various bug fixes.
  • Minor text fixes.[23]
1.29.1 0.59.1 Mar 21st, 2017
  • The in-game sky has been optimized and improved.
  • Poké Ball throws will now be graded.
  • The Pokédex has been redesigned to include gender and shiny options.[25]
1.27.3 0.57.3 Feb 27th, 2017
  • Performance improvements
1.27.2 0.57.2 Feb 16th, 2017
  • Over 80 additional Pokémon originally discovered in the Johto region can be caught.
  • Gender-specific variations of select Pokémon can be caught.
  • Added new encounter mechanics.
  • Added Poké Ball and Berry selection carousels to the encounter screen.
  • Added two new Berries.
  • Added new avatar outfit and accessory options.
  • Added new night-mode map and encounter music.
  • Added bonus Candies for catching Evolved Pokémon.
  • Implemented Apple Watch connection stability improvement.
  • Various bug fixes.
  • Minor text fixes.[26]
  • Over 80 more Pokémon from the Johto region are now available.
  • Evolution Items are now available for use in evolving certain species of Pokémon.
  • Two new berries: Pinap and Nanab.
  • New fast attack: Hidden Power.
1.25.0 0.55.0 Jan 28th, 2017
  • Reduced the starting load time on Android devices.
  • Resolved Android connectivity issues for the Pokémon GO Plus accessory.
  • Integrated iOS wheelchair support for use with Apple Watch.
  • Minor text fixes.[27]
1.23.2 0.53.2 Jan 23rd, 2017
  • Added Korean language support.
1.23.1 0.53.1 Jan 17th, 2017
  • Updated Apple Watch to display Eggs obtained from PokéStops
  • Changed distance tracking to better account for GPS drift
  • Minor text fixes.[28]
  • A total of 38 additional Quick and Charge Moves have been added.
  • Evolution Items have also been added.
  • Unown forms have been spotted in the code.
  • A news feed/digest feature has also been spotted.
  • New avatar customization: belts, glasses, and necklaces.[29]
1.21.0 0.51.0 Dec 19th, 2016
  • The bug that caused incorrect vibration notifications has been fixed.
  • Day and night modes have changed to more accurately reflect the Trainer’s current time of day.
  • Minor text fixes.[30]
  • Six Holiday Box images exist along-side the games resource files: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Special, Great, and Ultra.
1.19.1 0.49.1 Dec 6th, 2016
  • Trainers will be able to transfer multiple Pokémon at a time to Professor Willow. To use this function, press and hold on a Pokémon.
  • Pokémon type icons have been added to the Gym battle approach and Gym battle screen.
  • The total Candy count for your Buddy Pokémon has been added to the buddy information screen.
  • The total kilometers a buddy has walked has been added to the information screen of each Pokémon that has ever been your buddy.
  • Minor text fixes.[31]
1.17.0 0.47.1 Nov 18th, 2016
  • Fixed an issue where the Egg-hatching cutscene animation would sometimes be briefly visible from the map view.
  • Minor text fixes[32]
1.15.0 0.45.0 Nov 6th, 2016
  • You'll earn bonuses for the first Pokémon catch and PokéStop visit each day. You'll receive a larger bonus when you do this seven days in a row.
  • When you defeat the Gym Leader at a rival Gym, there will be a brief period of time where only you will be able to place a Pokémon in the open Gym.
  • The amount of Prestige a rival Gym loses when you defeat a regular Gym member has increased. The amount of Prestige gained by training at a friendly Gym has been lowered.
  • Minor text fixes[33]
  • Minor visual changes to text when catching Pokémon or spinning Pokéstops.
  • Color change to completion meter below incubated eggs.
1.13.4 0.43.4 Oct 26th, 2016
  • Minor bug fixes
1.13.3 0.43.3 Oct 23rd, 2016
  • Professor Willow discovered that Eggs have different patterns depending on the distance required to hatch them.
  • Pokémon type icons have been added to the information screen for each Pokémon.
  • Low battery indicator added for the Pokémon GO Plus.
  • Minor text fixes[34]
1.11.4 0.41.4 Oct 14th, 2016
  • Minor fixes
1.11.2 0.41.2 Oct 12th, 2016
  • Catch Bonus: Trainers can earn a catch bonus for a Pokémon type as they catch more of a specific type.
  • Updated Gym Training: Trainers can now bring six Pokémon to battle at friendly Gyms. The CP of the Pokémon you are battling may be temporarily adjusted lower for your training session.
  • Egg & Incubator Screens: These will periodically update the distance walked without the Trainer needing to close and reopen the screen.
  • Fixed several audio issues.
  • Decreased the evolution animation time.
  • Minor fixes[35]
1.9.0 0.39.0 Sep 24th, 2016
  • Capture location: The location where a Pokémon was caught will now be displayed on their information screen.
  • Pokémon GO Plus and Incense: Trainers can attempt to capture Pokémon they encounter from using Incense with the Pokémon GO Plus accessory.
  • Fixed a bug that caused some users to get stuck on the loading screen, even after restarting the app.
  • Fixed a bug where the camera sometimes moved at slow speeds during battle.
  • Minor bug fixes[36]
1.7.1 Sep 16th, 2016
  • Pokémon GO Plus stability improvement
  • Added quick help when first connected to Pokémon GO Plus
  • Minor text fixes
1.7.0 0.37.0 Sep 10th, 2016
  • Implemented Buddy Pokémon: Trainers will now be able to choose one of their Pokémon to be their buddy. A Trainer can earn Candy for their Buddy Pokémon by walking a certain distance.
  • Made it easier to select smaller Pokémon on the screen.
  • Fixed an issue where Eggs would sometimes hatch without displaying the animation.
  • Improved performance reliability when a device switches networks to no longer cause the application to hang or stop updating.
  • Pokémon GO Plus support
  • Minor text fixes.[37]
  • Gym leaders are much larger in the Appraise screen.
1.5.0 0.35.0 Aug 22nd, 2016
  • Implemented Pokémon Appraisal: Trainers will now be able to learn about a Pokémon's attack and defense capabilities from their Team Leader (Candela, Blanche or Spark) to determine which of their Pokémon have the most potential for battle.
  • We are still working hard on several new and exciting features to come in the future of Pokémon GO.
  • Minor bot fixes[38]
1.3.1 Aug 10th, 2016
  • Stability improvements
  • No text fixes
1.3.0 0.33.0 Aug 8th, 2016
  • Added a dialog to remind Trainers that they should not play while traveling above a certain speed; Trainers will have to indicate they aren’t the driver
  • Fixed a bug that prevented "Nice," "Great," and "Excellent" Poké Ball throws from awarding the appropriate XP bonuses
  • Enabled the ability for Trainers to change their nickname one time, so please choose your new nickname wisely
  • Resolved issues with the battery saver mode on iOS and re-enabled the feature
  • Other fixes

iOS notes only:

  • Added visuals of Team leaders - Candela, Blanche, and Spark
  • We're currently testing a variation of the "Nearby Pokémon" feature with a subset of users. During this period you may see some variation in the nearby Pokémon UI.
  • The Nearby screen has an image of grass behind the Pokémon
  • Nearby is now called "Sightings"
    • Sightings seems to update immediately based on spawns and despawns
    • If no Pokémon are nearby, Sightings will display the message "No sightings yet." This can be tapped to force it to update.
    • Same species of Pokémon are grouped
  • Some have gained access to a beta Nearby[39]
  • You now get XP for each type of throw, it no longer chooses the highest bonus, but gives you all applicable bonuses
  • Transfer text has changed slightly
  • Egg hatch history now appears in the Journal
1.1.1 Aug 1st, 2016
  • Performance improvements in Pokemon details and list screens.
  • Correct link for app upgrade.
1.1.0 0.31.0 Jul 30th, 2016
  • Avatars can now be re-customized from the Trainer profile screen
  • Adjusted battle move damage values for some Pokémon
  • Refined certain Gym animations
  • Improved memory issues
  • Removed footprints of nearby Pokémon
  • Modified battle damage calculation
  • Various bug fixes during wild Pokémon encounter
  • Updated Pokémon details screen
  • Updated achievement medal images
  • Fixed issues with displaying certain map features
  • Minor text fixes
  • Poké Ball image and animation altered to look smoother when catching Pokémon
  • Transfer and Favorite are now available under a new button in the Pokémon screen
  • "The Pokémon broke free!" message seems to appear more often
  • Pokémon flee and escape the Poké Ball more often, which the company has tweeted as a known glitch
  • Battery Saver mode removed from iOS temporarily
1.0.3 0.29.3 Jul 20th, 2016
  • Minor text Fixes
1.0.2 0.29.2 Jul 13th, 2016
  • Fixes for Pokemon Trainer Club login
1.0.1 Jul 12th, 2016
  • Trainers do not to have to enter their username and password repeatedly after a force log out
  • Added stability to Pokémon Trainer Club account log-in process
  • Resolved issues causing crashes
  • Fixed Google account scope
1.0.0 0.29 Jul 6th, 2016
  1. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.101.1 for Android and 1.71.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-05-01.
  2. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.99.2 for Android and 1.69.2 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-04-16.
  3. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.95.3 for Android and 1.65.3 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-03-19.
  4. New in v0.95.3: Account linking, Quests, Spinda’s Variants, 2 new moves, and… PokeStop Submissions?. The Silph Road. Retrieved on 2018-03-19.
  5. Trainers, Pokémon GO is being updated to version 0.91.2 for Android and 1.61.2 for iOS to implement bug fixes. Twitter. Retrieved on 2018-03-07.
  6. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.91.1 for Android and 1.61.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-02-06.
  7. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.89.1 for Android and 1.59.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-01-17.
  8. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.87.5 for Android and 1.57.5 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-12-25.
  9. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.85.2 for Android and 1.55.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-12-11.
  10. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.83.1 for Android and 1.53.2 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-11-21.
  11. The Silph Road's APK Teardown of v0.79.4 is complete! This is a complete roll-back of v0.81.1. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2017-11-09.
  12. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.81.1 for Android and 1.51.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-11-01.
  13. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.79.2 for Android and 1.49.2 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-10-16.
  14. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.77.1 for Android and 1.47.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-10-09.
  15. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.75.0 for Android and 1.45.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-09-18.
  16. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.73.1 for Android and 1.43.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-08-31.
  17. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.69.1 for Android and 1.39.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-07-29.
  18. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.69.0 for Android and 1.39.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-07-19.
  19. Trainers, Pokémon GO is being updated to version 0.67.2 for Android and 1.37.2 for iOS to implement bug fixes.. Twitter. Retrieved on 2017-06-30.
  20. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.67.1 for Android and 1.37.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-06-21.
  21. Pokémon GO is being updated to version 0.63.4 for Android and 1.33.4 for iOS. Twitter. Retrieved on 2017-06-05.
  22. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.63.1 for Android and 1.33.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-05-09.
  23. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.61.0 for Android and 1.31.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-03-22.
  24. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.59.1 for Android and 1.29.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-03-22.
  25. The Silph Road's APK mine of v0.59.1 is now complete. Here's what's new, travelers!. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2017-03-22.
  26. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.57.2 for Android and 1.27.2 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-02-17.
  27. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.55.0 for Android and 1.25.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-01-30.
  28. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.53.1 for Android and 1.23.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2017-01-18.
  29. APK Mine of Pokemon GO v0.53.1 - Evolution Items, New Moves, and More!. The Silph Road. Retrieved on 2017-01-18.
  30. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.51.0 for Android and 1.21.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-12-19.
  31. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.49.1 for Android and 1.19.1 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-12-07.
  32. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.47.1 for Android and 1.17.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-11-20.
  33. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.45.0 for Android and 1.15.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-11-06.
  34. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.43.3 for Android and 1.13.3 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-10-24.
  35. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.41.2 for Android and 1.11.2 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-10-13.
  36. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.39.0 for Android and 1.9.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-09-23.
  37. Buddy Pokémon and other updates in Pokémon GO version 0.37.0 for Android and 1.7.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-09-11.
  38. Pokémon GO updated to version 0.35.0 for Android and 1.5.0 for iOS. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-08-23.
  39. Pokemon GO, update to the tracker! Check out the NEW Nearby Feature. /r/PokemonGO. Retrieved on 2016-08-23.

List of server-side updatesEdit

These are updates that did not require an update on the app client and affected all players at the same time.

Released Short Description Full Description
Feb 16th, 2017
  • Pokémon from the Johto region available.
  • All Pokémon except Smeargle, Delibird, and legendaries can now be found or hatched.
  • Learnsets for most Kanto Pokémon were altered.
Dec 12th, 2016
  • Johto baby Pokémon available except for Tyrogue.
  • Only a limited number of Johto Pokémon have become available via hatching with — more to follow in the coming months.[1]
Nov 21st, 2016
  • Adjustments to the Combat Power of various Pokémon.
  • Significant changes made to the formula used to calculate the combat power of a given Pokémon, changing the combat power of almost every Pokémon.
Aug 20th, 2016
  • Moves were replaced in several Pokémon
  • Eggs Hatching speed was increased

References Edit

  1. More Pokémon and a limited edition Pikachu are coming to Pokémon GO. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2016-12-12.