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Version 1.9.0 - Patch Notes

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edited November 2023 in News & Announcements #1

Hello everyone.

The Pokémon TCG Live game client will be updated on October 31, 2023. The game will be offline starting at 8 AM PDT(15:00 PM UTC) and is estimated to be down for 10 hours. We'll update if the updating is completed early. Please see below for the list of changes:


  • Added support for the Pokémon TCG: Scarlet & Violet—Paradox Rift expansion.
  • Optimized various app processes to improve performance.
  • Added visual effects during matches for Ancient and Future cards.
  • Updated the logic regarding simultaneous Knock-Outs.


  • Vespiquen (PAL #009): Fixed an issue where the Order a Raid attack allowed selecting a Benched Combee that had evolved into a Vespiquen.
  • Blaine's Quiz Show (UNM #186): Fixed an issue where a match could be started with this card in the deck.
  • Snow Leaf Badge (EVS #159): Fixed an issue where the app became unresponsive when a player attached the card to a Leafeon or a Glaceon.
  • Gourgeist (EVS #077): Fixed an issue where the app could encounter various gameplay issues when a player successively used the Pandemonium attack.

Code Card Redemption

  • Fixed an issue on the desktop client where the error code was missing when a player attempted to redeem invalid or used codes.

Deck Manager Editor

  • Fixed an issue where the Pikachu, Worlds 2022: Navy Light Blue Rain coin no longer appeared in the collection of players who had previously redeemed a code card from the 2022 Pokémon TCG World Championships Decks product.


  • Fixed an issue where players were not consistently seeing their opponent's emotes during a match.
  • Fixed an issue where the opponent was not shown cards shuffled from the discard pile into the deck when using certain effects.


  • Fixed an issue on the desktop client where the app could become unresponsive when launched on a system set to certain languages.


  • Fixed an issue where the app could become unresponsive when a player canceled a friend match before the invite was accepted.

Ranked Ladder

  • Fixed an issue where the player's currency balances were not visually updated when receiving currency rewards from the Ranked Ladder.


  • Fixed various scenarios in the tutorial where the app could become unresponsive.