Updates are continuously being released for the game. Future versions will host various features. Visit http://pokemongolive.com/ to see future updates.
- 1 Announcement
- 2 Launches
- 3 Updates
- 3.1 Version 1.0 (iOS) / 0.29.0 (Android) on July 6, 2016
- 3.2 Version 1.0.1 (iOS) / 0.30.0 (Android) on July 12, 2016
- 3.3 Version 1.0.2 (iOS only) on July 13, 2016
- 3.4 Version 1.0.3 (iOS only) on July 20, 2016
- 3.5 Version 1.1.0 (iOS) / 0.31.0 (Android) on July 30, 2016
- 3.6 Version 1.1.1 (iOS / 0.32.0 (Android) on July 31, 2016
- 3.7 Version 1.3.0 (iOS) / 0.33.0 (Android) on August 9, 2016
- 3.8 Version 1.5.0 (iOS) / 0.35.0 (Android) on August 23, 2016
- 3.9 Version 1.7.0 (iOS) / 0.37.0 (Android) on September 10, 2016
- 3.10 Version 1.9.0 (iOS) / 0.39.0 (Android) on September 22, 2016
- September 10, 2015: Original announcement for Pokémon GO
- July 6, 2016: Launched in USA, Australia, and New Zealand
- July 13, 2016: Launched in Germany
- July 14, 2016: Launched in UK
- July 15, 2016: Launched in Italy, Spain, and Portugal
- July 16, 2016: Launched in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, and Switzerland
- July 17, 2016: Launched in Canada
- July 19, 2016: Launched in Puerto Rico
- July 22, 2016: Launched in Japan
- July 24, 2016: Launched in France
- July 25, 2016: Launched in Hong Kong
- Augst 3, 2016: Launched in Latin America
- August 6, 2016: Launched in Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Taiwan, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, and Palau
- September 16, 2016: Pokémon GO Plus is released worldwide
Set Release Dates
- Pokémon GO is set to release in Thailand in September 2016.
Version 1.0 (iOS) / 0.29.0 (Android) on July 6, 2016
Version 1.0.1 (iOS) / 0.30.0 (Android) on July 12, 2016
- Trainers do not have to enter their username and password repeatedly after a force log out
- Added stability to Pokémon Trainer Club account login process
- Resolved issues causing crashes
- Fixed Google account scope
Version 1.0.2 (iOS only) on July 13, 2016
- Fixes for Pokémon Trainer Club login
Version 1.0.3 (iOS only) on July 20, 2016
- Minor text fixes
Version 1.1.0 (iOS) / 0.31.0 (Android) on July 30, 2016
- Trainer avatars can now be re-customized from the profile screen
- Adjusted some Pokémon battle move damage values
- Refined Gym animations
- Improved memory issues
- Removed footprints of nearby Pokémon
- Adjusted battle damage calculation
- Various bug fixes during wild Pokémon encounter
- Updated Pokémon details UI
- Updated achievement medals art
- Fixed issues with displaying certain map features
- Minor text fixes
Although not specified in the app update, this version also removed the Battery Saver feature for iOS.
Version 1.1.1 (iOS / 0.32.0 (Android) on July 31, 2016
- Performance improvement in Pokémon details and list screens
- Correct link for app upgrade
Version 1.3.0 (iOS) / 0.33.0 (Android) on August 9, 2016
- Added a dialog to remind Trainers that they should not play while traveling above a certain speed. Trainers must confirm they are not driving in order to continue playing
- Made improvements to the accuracy of a curveball throw
- Fixed a bug that prevented "Nice", "Great", and "Excellent" Poké Ball throws from awarding the appropriate experience bonuses
- Fixed achievements showing incorrect Medal icons
- Enabled the ability for Trainers to change their nickname one time
- Resolved issue with the battery saver mode and re-enabled this feature
- Added visuals of Team leaders - Candela, Blanche, and Spark
- Added a testing variation of "Nearby Pokémon" feature with a subset of users
- Minor text fixes
Version 1.5.0 (iOS) / 0.35.0 (Android) on August 23, 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
Version 1.7.0 (iOS) / 0.37.0 (Android) on September 10, 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.
With this version, the app also stopped working on rooted devices.
Version 1.9.0 (iOS) / 0.39.0 (Android) on September 22, 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.
- Minor bug fixes