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TPCi_GarbageKing Administrator Posts: 84
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edited June 2023 in News & Announcements #1

It is now possible to update your game to the newest version.

For a short while, it will still be possible to play the old version of the game, but you will not be able to access certain content.

Matchmaking will likely take longer on the old version, so updating your game is recommended.


Notice regarding a bug

We’ve confirmed a bug that, at present, sometimes causes rank protection cards to behave as though they are for the previous season and therefore prematurely expire.

How rank protection cards and ranked match seasons work

  • The period during which rank protection cards are valid is set for each player, and cards are set to expire at the end of the ranked match season that the player is currently participating in.
  • After a ranked match season begins, a player’s participation in that season commences when they access the ranked match lobby.

How rank protection cards are acquired

  • Battle Pass Season 15
    • Battle pass level 4 no-cost reward (×1)
    • Battle pass level 36 reward (×1)
    • Battle pass level 56 reward (×1)
  • UNITE Club membership benefit after the game updates on June 8 (×2)
  • Battle Pass Season 16 (scheduled to begin on June 12)
    • Battle pass level 4 no-cost reward (×1)
    • Battle pass level 36 reward (×1)
    • Battle pass level 56 reward (×1)

Steps that cause the bug to occur

  1. A player acquires a rank protection card.
  2. The player accesses the ranked match lobby, commencing their participation in that season.
  3. Because the rank protection card acquired in step 1 was, at the time of acquisition, considered to be for the previous season, it expires. The rank protection card is automatically deleted, and the player receives one Aeos ticket attached to a mail message.

Steps that do not cause the bug to occur

  1. A player accesses the ranked match lobby, commencing their participation in that season.
  2. Afterward, the player acquires a rank protection card.

Until this bug is fixed, we ask that players please claim rank protection cards exactly as outlined above.


  • All players who obtained a rank protection card and lost it due to the glitch outlined above will receive a new rank protection card as compensation.
  • We plan to send this compensation via an in-game mail message within a few days of when Battle Pass Season 16 begins.
  • We ask that players please follow the steps outlined above to avoid the bug before they claim rank protection cards from the aforementioned mail message.

Note: Ranked Match Season 12 begins on June 11.

Bug fix timing

  • We plan to fix this bug in an update around mid-July.

How rank protection cards will work once fixed

  • The period during which rank protection cards are valid will be set on a per-season basis. They will only be valid in the specific season they are set for.
    • Note: The set season for a given rank protection card will not change, regardless whether the card is acquired before or after a new ranked match season commences.
  • Expired rank protection cards will be automatically deleted, and the player will receive 100 Aeos tickets attached to a mail message.

We apologize for the inconvenience this bug has caused.


Update Date/Time

2023-06-08 at 04:00

Post-Update Version


Update Details

  • Prize Machine Now Available

You can obtain prizes by throwing Poké Balls at them until their prize gauge reaches MAX! You can obtain new items as well as some items you may have missed out on in the past.

(You can use the Prize Machine every day at no cost. Prizes change daily.)

  • Results Screen: Battle Reports Improved

Battle reports have been moved to the results screen, and goal zone destruction information has been added.

Also, you can now view battle reports from within battle records.

  • Menu Screen: Edit Menu Function Added

An edit function has been added to the menu screen. You can pin a maximum of two buttons to the top of the menu.

  • Trainer Info Screen: Replay Function Added

A replay function has been added. You can now save and play replays.

You can access even more features by becoming a UNITE Club member.

  • Spectating: Screen Improved

The spectator mode screen has been updated.

  • Settings: Surrender Options Added

An option to automatically oppose a surrender vote has been added (plus other surrender-related settings).

  • Matchmaking: Matchmaking Screen Improved

The design of the matchmaking screen has been updated.

  • The Eevee Festival isn’t over yet! (2023-06-08 to 2023-06-22)

Leafeon joins the fun!

Bring your friends and battle it out together with different Eevee Evolutions!

Even more cute Holowear to come!

  • UNITE Club Membership Content Updated:
  1. A function that saves Aeos gems for a short period of time has been added. Up to 200 unclaimed Aeos gems can be saved at a time.
  2. Up to 20 replays can now be saved.
  3. Members will receive two rank protection cards every month. Rank protection cards are only valid for the current season.

  • Battle Pass Updates
  • Ranked Match Updates
  • Shop Updates
  • Event Updates
  • Bug Fixes
  • Text Fixes

If the game has not been updated on your device, please restart the game to apply this update.

While the game is updating, you may not be able to connect to the server. If this occurs, please try again later.

Adjustment Details



  • Fixed a bug that caused the move’s effects to persist even after Lapras was knocked out.

Unite Move: Lapras Express

  • Fixed a bug that caused an ally Pokémon’s movement speed to stay increased if that ally was about to return to a goal before being carried by Lapras.


Boosted basic attacks

  • Fixed a bug that caused one single Arrokuda to fly back and forth between multiple opposing Pokémon and deal too much damage.


Icicle Spear

  • Fixed a bug that caused wild Pokémon hit by an ice crystal to take damage not only from the hit but also when the crystal shattered.


Follow Me

  • Fixed a bug that sometimes caused provoked Pokémon to deal damage to allies with their moves.


Ability: Intrepid Sword

  • Fixed a bug that sometimes caused consumed Aeos energy to return if Zacian used its Unite Move, Sovereign Sword, immediately after using a boosted move.


Ability: Triage

  • Fixed a bug that caused Comfey to release from Zoroark if Zoroark used its Ability, Illusion.
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