[Update: Jan. 26] Pokemon Go & GO Battle League known issues & their current status: Resolved, under investigation, & more
New updates are being added at the bottom of this story…
Original story (published on April 23, 2021) follows:
Pokemon Go is among the most played augmented reality games where new events keep on taking place.
While developers keep on enhancing their software, several issues and bugs always linger around.
It is only natural for games like Pokemon Go to have some issues and bugs as long as they are being taken care of.
Also, Niantic is known for acknowledging and addressing widespread issues and bugs in time.
However, it is still not feasible to take care of each and every issue in the game which is why the developers keep track of them.
As per the Pokemon Go Known Issues page, there are still several issues under investigation whereas most of them have already been addressed.
On the other hand, the GO Battle League Known Issues page has a different story altogether as most issues are still being investigated.
It is, however, good to see that Niantic is working to resolve the Pokemon Go and GO Battle League known issues.
That being said, it may still be difficult to keep tabs on which bugs and issues have been acknowledged, fixed, or are under investigation.
So, we will be tracking the status of all existing Pokemon Go and GO Battle League issues and bugs to save players’ time.
We will regularly update the tracker below as and when new details regarding Pokemon Go bugs and issues come to light so keep a weather eye on this post.
New updates will be added in the section below and the tracker follows after that:
Update 1 (April 27)
06:30 pm (IST): 1. Niantic Support has stated that the Pokemon Go issue where the Level-Up statistics are shown incorrectly should be resolved in the upcoming 0.207 release.
2. Some users report that they’re facing an issue where the encounter background is shown every few seconds in the game when GO Battle League matchmaking fails. Thankfully, Niantic is already investigating the matter.
3. Some users have complained of a non-dismissible “Don’t play pokemon go while driving” prompt when starting the game. Niantic is already investigating the issue.
4. Some users have reported that Pokemon Go is not registering the right number of raids to which Niantic has responded that the issue should be fixed with the upcoming release (0.207).
Update 2 (May 11)
03:30 pm (IST): Pokemon Go players on iOS are facing an issue where the app won’t sync traveled distance accurately in Adventure Sync mode. The issue is under investigation.
Update 3 (May 14)
07:41 pm (IST): Pokemon Go players are still facing lagging issues, according to a recent report from Twitter. However, Niantic has acknowledged issue related to latency and is working to mitigate them.
Update 4 (May 21)
08:36 pm (IST): Niantic Support has updated the Pokemon Go Known Issues page with a couple of new issues and their current status. Among them, the issue where Ditto might appear as the shiny version of opponent’s Pokemon that is not yet out in the game.
Update 5 (May 24)
08:00 pm (IST): As per recent updates from Niantic Support, the issue where the referring Trainer is not seeing the Kanto Gold medal referral milestone as completed is being investigated.
On the other hand, the Melmetal Charged Attack issue where the Switch and Charged Attack buttons disappeared during a Team Leader or Team GO Rocket battle has now been resolved.
Update 6 (June 08)
03:17 pm (IST): Pokemon Go players are facing issues with the GBL battle where they aren’t able to tap anywhere during the battle. And at some instances, Pokemon starts with a health of less than 100%.
Niantic support says there are aware of this issue and an investigation is going on.
Sorry for the trouble, Trainer! We’re investigating the issues related to GO Battle League. (Source)
Update 7 (June 15)
07:17 pm (IST): Niantic has updated the Pokemon GO Known Issues page with the current status of some new issues where Trainers can face significant lag and frame rate drop, screen might lock at times even when Pokemon GO is running in foreground, and more.
Update 8 (June 16)
01:10 pm (IST): The Niantic team has come out to acknowledge the annoying lag, freezing, and slow animations issue affecting some Pokemon Go players, confirming that investigations are under way. Details here.
03:23 pm (IST): Niantic has now confirmed that they’re aware of the issue where the app gets stuck on the post-login warning and that it will be resolved in an upcoming release.
Update 9 (June 18)
01:44 pm (IST): It seems Niantic is aware of the Pokemon sounds issue during the capture phase and the same should be fixed in an upcoming Pokemon GO app update.
Thanks for flagging, Trainer! We’re aware of an issue with the Pokémon sounds during the capture phase. It should be resolved in an upcoming app version, keep an eye out. Let’s dig into this further over DM! ^TA
Update 10 (June 19)
02:55 pm (IST): Niantic is aware of a bug in the game that causes bright flashes which affecting players who have epilepsy. Unfortunately, there’s no ETA for a fix. Hence, play the game with caution if you suffer from epileptic seizures.
Update 11 (June 21)
02:55 pm (IST): As per recent reports from Twitter, Niantic is aware of the issue where trainers are still seeing items in the Gym Badges list and the same is being investigated.
Update 12 (June 22)
06:45 pm (IST): Niantic is working to resolve an issue where Pokemon GO users cannot get past the warning prompt as the OK button does not respond. The said fix should arrive in an upcoming app update.
Sorry for the trouble, Trainer. We’re aware of this issue and it should be resolved in an upcoming app version.
Update 13 (June 23)
Update 14 (June 25)
06:50 pm (IST): The Known Issues page for Pokemon GO Battle League has been updated with a couple of new issues where the app crashes on some iOS devicesduring the GO Battle League matches and the opponent’s game crashes when Pidgeot uses Feather Dance.
Update 15 (June 29)
10:39 am (IST): It seems Pokemon GO players are not receiving confirmation emails after submitting their Wayspot nominations and even when any decision has been made about them. The same is under investigation.
Hi Bryan! We’re investigating an issue where users aren’t receiving confirmation emails when submitting new Wayspot nominations and when decisions are made about their submissions. Stay tuned here: http://bit.ly/34WJSY5 We have requested a few details via DM, please reply! ^SFSource
Update 16 (June 30)
06:44 pm (IST): As per recent reports from Twitter, Niantic is working to fix the issue where Squirtle appears incorrectly in the Pokemon storage section.
Thanks for reporting, Tyler! We are aware and currently looking into similar reports. Please keep an eye on our official channels for updates. We appreciate your patience and understanding! ^SM
Also, issues where the Pokemon does not appear, controls freeze after certain moves, and the app crashes during the GO Battle League Elemental Cup matches are also being looked into.
Sorry for the mix-up, Joél! We’re investigating the issues related to GO Battle League. That said, I’ve shared more info via DM. Please take a look at your convenience! ^SN
Update 17 (July 02)
Update 18 (July 03)
04:00 pm (IST): Niantic support has acknowledged the issue where trainers are unable to sort their Friends list with online status.
Sorry for the trouble, Trainer! Our team is investigating the issue where the Friends list can’t be sorted with online status. Please keep an eye out on our known issues page for updates: http://bit.ly/394xXsl Thanks for your patience! ^MS
Update 19 (July 05)
10:05 am (IST): Now it is coming to light that a section of Pokemon Go players are facing an issue causing them to get stuck at the loading screen.
What should I do, my account does not progress from this loading screen.
Niantic through its support has confirmed that they are aware of this issue and a fix is in the works, set to come in the next update.
We’re aware of this issue and it should be resolved in an upcoming app version. Stay tuned here for more news.
Update 20 (July 14)
We understand your concern, Trainer! We are aware of this issue and are working on a fix. It might take a while before the Pokédex accurately reflects the Pokémon you have seen and caught. Thanks for your patience! ^MS
We’ll answer, Teddy! We are aware of this and working on a fix. It might take a while before the Pokédex accurately reflects the Pokémon you have caught. Please stay tuned to our official channels for updates. Thanks for your patience! ^SK
Update 21 (July 24)
04:10 pm (IST): Some Pokemon Go players are reporting that the enemies show up with invisible Pokemon during the Battle League. Niantic is yet to acknowledge the problem. Here’s a screenshot for reference:
Update 22 (July 29)
03:50 pm (IST): Niantic support has confirmed that the team is working on reverting strikes for Trainers who received punishments on their accounts incorrectly. Hence, if you’re wondering why your account got a strike for no reason, don’t fret, the strike will be taken back.
We apologize for the trouble, Trainer! Our team is working on reverting strikes for Trainers who received punishments on their accounts incorrectly. Thanks for your understanding and patience! (Source)
Apart from this, the team has also confirmed that the data usage bug is also currently under investigation.
Update 23 (July 31)
03:50 pm (IST): Niantic support has confirmed that they are aware of the issue where Galarian Zigzagoon and Galarian Ponyta may load as a ball of white light when trying to view them in the Pokédex.
Update 24 (August 03)
04:44 pm (IST): Niantic has confirmed that the issue wherein trainers using the Pokémon Trainer Club method to login were signed out periodically issue has been fixed in the 0.215.1 update.
Update 25 (August 04)
11:44 am (IST): Niantic Support has also confirmed an issue where the Raichu sunglasses fell off and players can nolonger make their sunglasses, only with their family. This issue is reportedly being looked into.
Update 26 (August 12)
05:27 pm (IST): Niantic has confirmed that they’re aware of a bug that causes the app to crash when nominating PokéStops and have temporarily disabled the feature.
As our team is investigating an issue causing the app to crash when nominating PokéStops, we have temporarily disabled the feature. For more updates, stay tuned here: http://bit.ly/2R6IXRt (Source)
Update 27 (August 14)
10:40 am (IST): Niantic has updated its Pokemon GO Known Issues page with issues like Buddy Pokemon missing from overworld map after evolution, Raid Boss Pokémon loses costume, and many more along with their current status.
On the other hand, the PokeStop nominations have been halted altogether for a week because of the ongoing crashing problems with them. The service will be resumed once the issues get resolved. More on that here.
Update 28 (August 16)
10:33 am (IST): Niantic now says that the issue where Espeon and Umbreon appear at the wrong time of the day should be fixed in an upcoming update.
We’re aware of the issue where Espeon & Umbreon appear on the Evolve button at the wrong times of the day & it should be fixed in the update (0.217.0). That said, Eevee should be correctly evolved into Espeon or Umbreon depending on the time you evolve it.
Update 29 (August 17)
IST 12:24 pm: New reports now indicate that players of the Pokemon Go game are facing an issue after evolving an Eevee, an issue that causes them to get stuck.
Niantic now says they’re aware and have issued a fix in update 0.215. More on that here.
Update 30 (August 18)
IST 10:35 am: Niantic has acknowledged an issue afflicting a section of Pokemon Go players, an issue that causes them to get stuck at post-logic warning messages. The company is asking affected users to stay tuned to official channels for more communication.
Update 31 (August 19)
IST 10:35 am: Niantic now says it is aware of an issue where Charged Attack button does not work when tapped during a battle. It further adds that the team is investigating similar reports. More on that here.
Update 32 (August 21)
IST 5:55 pm: Pokemon Go players are reporting an issue with the game that causes a visual glitch when they try to capture a Galar region Pokemon. Niantic has acknowledged the issue and said they are working on a fix.
Update 33 (August 23)
IST 11:23 am: Pokemon Go Players are now reporting being unable to add PokeStop. Now, Niantic Support says that the feature has been temporarily disabled as they investigate the issue causing the app to crash when nominating PokeStops.
Update 34 (August 25)
IST 05:51 pm: Niantic has confirmed that they’re investigating reports from players who’re reporting that they are unable to play the game because the app becomes unresponsive and locks the player into the “Do not trespass” or “Do not drive” warning screen.
Update 35 (August 26)
IST 06:12 pm: Niantic Support today acknowledged two new issues with Pokémon GO and is currently looking into them:
Issue #1: Pokémon GO may crash during GO Battle League on some iOS devices.
Issue #1: Walking requirement looks like it has been reset if the Pokémon is not currently the Trainer’s Buddy.
The latter issue can be worked around if you set the Pokémon as your Buddy again though.
Update 36 (September 02)
IST 01:02 pm: Niantic Support has acknowledged an issue that has seemingly been afflicting Pokemon Go players with the AR Mapping tasks. More on that in our coverage.
Thanks for sharing, Trainer! We’re aware of this issue with AR Mapping tasks. We’ll also be sharing the details with our team internally. Meanwhile, if you need help with anything else, please let us know. We’ll be right here!
Update 37 (September 04)
IST 02:30 pm: Pokemon Go developers have acknowledged an issue with the ‘Can evolve’ search filter not working on app version 219. They said that the filter will be added in version 219.1.
Update 38 (September 06)
IST 12:32 pm: Niantic Support has just published a list of known issues that the team is currently looking into and their respective status.
IST 02:41 pm: Despite the listing above noting that the AR Mapping issue is under investigation, it is coming to light that the feature is back up and running for some Pokemon Go players.
Update 39 (September 09)
IST 05:40 pm: Pokemon GO support has confirmed that they are aware of a couple of bugs. The first one involves an issue where the rejection e-mails are not containing any rejection reasons.
The second bug that the team is aware of is where users get the error ‘unable to authenticate’ when trying to login via Facebook.
Update 40 (September 13)
IST 06:45 pm: Pokemon GO players on Android can go ahead and download the 0.219.1 update via the Google Play Store to check whether or not the ‘Can Evolve’ search filter issue has been addressed. More on this here.
Update 41 (September 20)
IST 12:30 pm: Niantic has acknowledged an issue that causes matches to freeze right after closing the app, which results in players of Pokemon GO Battle League losing ranks and rewards.
Sorry to hear that you’ve experienced trouble during battle again. Our team is working on the issues affecting GO Battle League to fix them soon. That said, I’ve shared more information regarding this via DM, please check it out! ^SM
Update 42 (September 21)
IST 12:12 pm: The Pokemon Go issue with Inkay’s unique evolution method afflicting devices without gyroscope is said to be fixed in the v0.221 update.
Update 43 (September 22)
IST 09:12 am: Niantic has updated its known issues page to reflect that latest status of the bugs and issues reported by players of Pokemon Go.
Some of the recently added issues include the Charizard sometimes cannot be Mega Evolved issue and the Changing a Furfrou’s trim will teach the Furfrou a new set of moves issue.
The status for both have been outlined in the table below.
Update 44 (September 24)
Niantic says they’re aware of this issue and are currently working on it. In the meantime, users are advised to try using AR mode to catch Aerodactyl.
IST 04:22 pm: Niantic support has confirmed that they’re aware of a bug that prevents trainers from adding a New Attack ability to their Shadow Pokemon.
Update 45 (September 25)
IST 03:07 pm: Niantic support claims that the team is aware of an issue where approved edits to Wayspots are not synchronizing and the bug where the white screen appears while capturing the Field Research encounter.
Update 46 (September 28)
IST 02:43 pm: Niantic says they’re working to fix an issue affecting trainers in New Zealand where raid start times on the Nearby Raids screen are incorrect due to DST.
Update 47 (October 01)
IST 07:00 pm: A new Pokemon Go bug has come to light where the trainers are unable to catch Aerodactyl Pokemon. Niantic has acknowledged the issue and it is currently under investigation.
Update 48 (October 02)
IST 05:52 pm: Niantic has confirmed that the bug where Shiny pokemon weren’t appearing on the Pokédex entry page has been resolved in an upcoming release.
Another bug that has been fixed is the one where the screen turns white when claiming a catch encounter reward for Spinda and Unown Field Research and Special Research tasks.
Update 49 (October 05)
IST 02:52 pm: A section of Pokemon Go players have been facing issues logging into the game using Facebook.
While this might be related to the October 4 outage of many Facebook services, Niantic has come out to acknowledge this.
Update 50 (October 13)
IST 10:58 am: A section of Pokemon Go players are facing an issue getting their rewards on the Wayferer Challenge and in response to one of the complaints, Niantic says they’re working on it.
Update 51 (October 14)
IST 10:21 am: A section of Pokemon Go players are reportedly facing an issue that causes Pokémon size to not be displayed. This has been acknowledged and the team is working on it.
Update 52 (October 15)
IST 18:20 pm: Niantic is aware of the issue where some users are getting errors while evolving Galarian Slowpoke. Moreover, the devs are working on a fix that should arrive soon.
Update 53 (October 18)
IST 12:20 pm: Niantic now says that it is currently working to fix the Pokemon Go Nanab Berries and tag icon issues. More on that in our coverage here.
IST 12:25 pm: Also acknowledged is an issue that results in putting “Pikachu Pumpkin Head” on with some tops to make the Avatar buggy and doesn’t show up on the Map.
Update 54 (October 19)
IST 11:40 am: Niantic now says that the issue affecting Galarian Slowpoke evolution has now been fully resolved.
Update 55 (October 20)
IST 14:40 pm: After incremental update 1.187.0, iOS users continue to have problems with the Adventure Sync feature.
Niantic Support replied to one of the affected users confirming that the error is still under investigation. He also offers a link to follow the progress in this regard.
Update 56 (October 20)
IST 16:35 pm: Niantic has acknowledged an issue that causes the avatar to become invisible and the overworld Map to disappear when wearing any item with a hood.
Niantic further adds that these items causing issues include objects such as a onesie or a hoodie with a Pikachu Pumpkin Head.
Update 57 (October 22)
IST 03:05 pm: Many players are experiencing issues related to nominations for new PokeStop. Reports mention missing upload later nominations and nominations getting stuck while uploading.
Also, very old nominations (from 2018) are emerging again. Niantic is already aware of the issues, so a fix is expected soon.
Update 58 (October 23)
IST 05:55 pm: Responding to a user’s complaint, Niantic support has confirmed that they are aware of the bug that prevents users from clicking away from the ‘Stay aware of your surroundings’ pop-up.
Update 59 (October 25)
IST 05:08 pm: The bug where the tag icon was spaced too far away from Pokémon name in Pokédex has been resolved, as confirmed by Niantic on Twitter. More details here.
Update 60 (October 27)
IST 01:00 pm: Niantic Support has acknowledged the issue where Pokemon Go becomes unresponsive and locks players in the trespass warning screen. Moreover, this issue will be resolved in the upcoming update.
IST 01:10 pm: Some gamers have reported an issue where they are unable to capture Aerodactyl Pokemon. This bug has been acknowledged by Niantic Support.
Moreover, the support team said that the affected players can temporarily try catching this Pokemon using AR mode.
Update 61 (November 01)
IST 05:50 pm: Niantic — through its official bug tracker — confirmed that the issue where Halloween stickers appear as a Pikachu silhouette with a question mark was resolved.
Update 62 (November 05)
IST 12:15 pm: Pokemon Go players say the progress for the ‘Catch 40 Ghost-type’ creatures challenge is being reset after the Halloween event ended.
Niantic also acknowledged an issue where new gyms and pokestops have suddenly appeared everywhere. More on these issues here.
Update 63 (November 09)
IST 11:00 am: Pokemon Go players say that they are unable to load the in-game Friend List. Niantic Support has acknowledged the issue and said that it currently under investigation. More on that here.
Update 64 (November 10)
IST 05:36 pm: Niantic has confirmed that they’re aware of a bug where Trainers receive a network error when attempting to claim a reward for some Field Research.
The team is also aware of the glitch where the task which requires Trainers to defeat three Team GO Rocket Leaders isn’t displayed correctly.
Update 65 (November 13)
IST 03:30 pm: Niantic confirmed that the issue with Friend List not loading has been fixed. More on that here.
Update 66 (November 15)
IST 07:00 pm: The issue with the Upload Later flow has been addressed according to information shared by a Niantic team member.
Update 67 (November 16)
IST 05:04 pm: Niantic support claims that the glitch where a Poké Ball is displayed in the Great Box instead of a Lure Module is just a visual bug and you should receive 1 Lure Module upon purchase.
Update 68 (November 26)
IST 1:45 pm: Niantic Support now reports that the latest update to Pokémon GO (223.1) resolves the visual bug for the Google Play Store.
The company further adds that the issue will be resolved for the Apple App Store and the Samsung Galaxy Store in the next release (225).
Update 69 (November 29)
Update 70 (December 02)
IST 11:40 am: Niantic Support has acknowledged the Raid hour in Europe and issues with the friend list. The company has one ahead to offer a workaround.
Meanwhile, please toggle your online status in the Friend List to “Offline”, as you may see better performance.
Update 71 (December 06)
IST 10:50 am: Niantic, the makers of the Pokemon Go game have now come out to acknowledge a long-standing Team Rocket battles issue afflicting Pokemon Go players.
Update 72 (December 07)
IST 11:30 am: Niantic has acknowledged an issue with Pokemon Go where equipping the Deino Hat on female avatar shows bald spots. More on that here.
Update 73 (December 08)
IST 06:50 pm: Some Pokemon Go players are complaining that they are getting the same Pokemon over and over from every egg. Niantic has acknowledged the issue and is working on a fix. More on that here.
Update 74 (December 09)
IST 06:33 pm: Niantic claims to have improved the egg hatching experience in the game after the latest update. Head here for more details.
Update 75 (December 10)
IST 1:42 pm: Niantic Support has come out to acknowledge the issue where users were missing Footprints when tapped on the Nearby Pokémon. This, they say should be resolved in an upcoming release.
A section of Pokemon Go players have been facing and complaining about an issue about the difference in cost of the new Lure Module Box. This, Niantic says, is part of their regular testing.
Update 76 (December 11)
IST 09:50 am: Pokemon Go players are reporting an issue with level 3 gyms and some weather-related visual bugs. Niantic has acknowledged both issues and said they are currently under investigation.
Update 77 (December 11)
IST 01:25 pm: Niantic Support is aware of the issue with Pokemon Go where footprints are missing when tapped on the nearby Pokemon. The fix may arrive in the upcoming version.
Update 78 (December 13)
IST 05:50 pm: Niantic support confirmed that they’re aware of a bug that causes the game to glitch when it’s rainy or windy in the game.
Niantic has acknowledged an issue where there is no attack delay from Team Go Rocket and Team Leader and it should be fixed in the upcoming 0.225.2 patch.
Update 79 (December 20)
IST 09:23 am: Niantic Support has now come out to acknowledge an issue faced by Pokemon Go players, an issue that affects the guaranteed XL candies. This, they say, is being looked into.
Update 80 (December 22)
IST 02:36 pm: Niantic has confirmed that they’re working to address the issue with in-game notifications where trainers aren’t getting raid invitations and do not encounter Team GO Rocket balloons. More details here.
Update 81 (December 23)
IST 12:37 pm: Players of Pokemon Go are reportedly facing issues saving postcards from gifts. This, Niantic says, is a known issue and they’re working on a fix.
Update 82 (December 24)
IST 09:11 am: Niantic has now come out to acknowledge the issue where the Footprint button will not highlight the nearby PokéStop. This, they say, will be fixed in an upcoming release (0.227).
Update 83 (December 25)
IST 09:33 am: Niantic took to Twitter to announce that they have temporarily disabled the weather-related visual effects such as rainy weather as they investigate an issue where footprints are not appearing.
Also, issues where the news feed is not showing and the ability to receive raid invites is missing are currently under investigation. However, no ETA for fix has been provided.
Update 84 (December 28)
IST 05:34 pm: Niantic acknowledged the issue where players are reporting animation lag when using charged attacks. They are currently investigating it, however, no ETA for a fix has been provided.
Update 85 (January 20, 2022)
IST 02:12 pm: Trading feature was temporarily disabled by Niantic. Apparently, a glitch allowed players to get unlimited Lucky Pokemon by trading with a friend.
Update 86 (January 21, 2022)
IST 11:55 am: The issue affecting trades and the feature has now been resolved, confirmed Niantic Support. Moreover, the max number of trades per day are also been increased to 150.
Update 87 (January 22, 2022)
IST 5:00 pm: Pokemon Go players are reporting that Pokemon Go Super Effective Charged Attacks are not counting towards progression. More on that here.
Update 88 (January 24, 2022)
IST 04:56 pm: Niantic has acknowledged the issue where Pokemon Go Battle League is lagging in PvP mode and said they are working on it.
We get your concern, Daniel! Our team is working on GO Battle League issues to put such unintended occurrences to rest and improve the gameplay experience. Meanwhile, please try the steps shared via DM and see if that helps, thanks! ^SC (Source)
Update 89 (January 25, 2022)
IST 04:01 pm: Niantic Support confirms that they have fixed the issue where the screen turns white while trying to battle against Team GO Rocket Grunts or Team Leaders.
Update 90 (January 26, 2022)
IST 11:00 am: Pokemon Go players recently reported that they were not seeing Team GO Rocket Balloons as they did before. Niantic has acknowledged the issue. More on that here.
|Game freezes sometimes on Team GO Rocket Grunt encounters||Fixed|
|Friendship XP bonus Lucky Egg notification delay||Resolved|
|Trainers unable to access Research View (April 20)||Resolved|
|Old inactive Trainers (2017) unable to use referrals||Resolved|
|Network error when evolving Eevee into Sylveon||Resolved in 205.1 release|
|Pokemon nicknames not resetting to species name||Resolved in 205.1 release|
|Game crashes and gets stuck at times when evolving a Buddy||Resolved in an upcoming update|
|Incorrect level up stats||Resolved in 0.207 release|
|Niantic profile blank||Resolved|
|Incorrect text displayed in the in-app news||Investigating|
|Maps may be loading incorrectly||Resolved|
|Xerneas appears in its Active Mode outside of combat||Resolved in upcoming release|
|Adventure Sync issue on iOS devices.||Under investigation|
|Ditto might appear as unreleased shiny version of opponent’s Pokemon||Resolved in 0.209 release|
|Incorrect event ticket info for some users at times||Investigating|
|Kanto Gold medal referral milestone not marked as completed||Investigating|
|Melmetal Charged Attack causing Switch and Charged Attack buttons to disappear||Resolved|
|Trainers can face significant lag||Investigating|
|Trainers can face significant frame rate drop||Investigating|
|Screen might lock even when Pokemon GO is running in foreground||Resolved in release 0.211|
|Xerneas shows in its Neutral Mode during combat||Resolved in release 0.211|
|Galarian Ponyta Shiny form could not be encountered||Resolved|
|Umbreon and Espeon appear at the wrong time of the day on the evolve button||Fix coming in update (0.217.0)|
|Pokemon sounds issue during the capture phase||Fixed in an upcoming version|
|Bright white flashes on screen||Acknowledged|
|Gym Badges list still active||Acknowledged|
|Unable to get past the warning prompt||Acknowledged|
|Players not receiving emails from Wayfarer||Acknowledged|
|Squirtle appears incorrectly in Pokemon storage section||Acknowledged|
|Feeding gym berries to Pokemons is slow||Fixed in 0.213.1 update|
|Trainers are unable to sort their Friends list with online status||Workaround|
|All Pokemon forms appearing in Pokedex even if only one is caught||Investigating|
|Shiny Pokemon not appearing in Pokedex||Resolved in upcoming release|
|Trainers using the Pokémon Trainer Club method to login were signed out periodically||Resolved|
|Raichu’ sunglasses fell off||Acknowledged|
|App crashes when nominating PokéStops||Acknowledged|
|Mega Pokémon’s Pokédex entry appears as Bulbasaur||Investigating|
|Unable to redeem “We’ve missed you, Trainer” e-mails||Investigating|
|Delay in in-app purchases to appear in Trainer’s Item Bag||Fixed in 0.213 release|
|Wrong dialogue from Professor Willow during Special Research||Investigating|
|Some Samsung users facing weather effect flash||Fixed in upcoming 0.217 release|
|Some costumed Pokemon from events not appearing properly in Pokedex||Investigating|
|Raid Boss Pokemon caught after a special event’s end loses costume||Investigating|
|Daily PokeStop Spin streaks counting even when Item Bag is full||Fixed in upcoming 0.217 release|
|Pokemon with a walking requirement for evolution glitch||Fixed when Pokemon is set as Buddy again|
|PokeStop nominations halted for a week||Acknowledged|
|Buddy Pokemon disappears from the overworld map after evolution||Force-closing and reopening the app fixes the problem|
|Can’t move forward after evolving an Eevee||Acknowledged, fix in update 0.215|
|Players stuck in post-login warnings||Acknowledged|
|Charged Attack button does not work when tapped during battle||Acknowledged|
|Galar Region Pokemon visual glitch||Acknowledged|
|Unable to submit PokeStop||Acknowledged|
|Pokémon GO becomes unresponsive and locks the player into the “Do not trespass” or “Do not drive” warning screen||Acknowledged|
|Inkay’s evolution method on devices without gyroscopes||To be fixed in v0.221 update|
|Pokémon GO crash during GO Battle League on iOS||Acknowledged|
|Walking requirement looks like it has been reset if the Pokémon is not currently the Trainer’s Buddy||Acknowledged|
|Issue with AR Mapping tasks||Reportedly fixed|
|‘Can Evolve’ search filter not working||Fix in v0.219.1|
|Rejection e-mails are not containing any rejection reasons||Acknowledged|
|‘Unable to authenticate’ message when signing in||Acknowledged|
|Changing a Furfrou’s trim will teach the Furfrou a new set of moves.||Resolved in upcoming release (0.221)|
|Charizard sometimes cannot be Mega Evolved||Investigating||Can’t catch Aerodactyl with Pokeballs||Workaround|
|Can’t teach new attack to Shadow Pokemon||Acknowledged|
|White screen appears while capturing the Field Research encounter||Resolved|
|Approved edits to Wayspots are not synchronizing||Acknowledged|
|Rewards issue on the Wayferer Challenge||Acknowledged|
|Size of Pokémon isn’t being displayed||Acknowledged|
|Issue while evolving Galarian Slowpoke||Fixed|
|Pokemon Go Nanab Berries & tag icon issues||Fixed(Tag icon)|
|Putting “Pikachu Pumpkin Head” on with some tops makes the Avatar buggy and doesn’t show up on the Maps||Fix in the works|
|Unable to dismiss ‘Stay aware of your surroundings’ pop-up||Fix in the works|
|Halloween stickers appear as a Pikachu silhouette with a question mark||Resolved|
|Catch 40 Ghost-type pokemon event progress reset||Acknowledged|
|New gyms and pokestops appearing everywhere||Acknowledged|
|Pokemon Go Trainers unable to load Friend List||Fixed|
|Network error when attempting to claim a reward for some Field Research||Acknowledged|
|Task that requires Trainers to defeat three Team GO Rocket Leaders not displaying correctly||Acknowledged|
|Poké Ball is displayed in the Great Box instead of a Lure Module||Fixed|
|Issues evolving feebas||Fix coming in next update|
|Deino Hat showing bald spots on female avatars||Acknowledged|
|Same Pokemon appears or hatches from egg repeatedly||Improvements available|
|Missing Footprint when tapped on the Nearby Pokémon||Fix in upcoming release (0.227)|
|Difference in cost of the new Lure Module Box||Acknowledged|
|Level 3 Gyms not interactive||Acknowledged|
|Weather visual bugs||Temporarily disabled|
|Missing footprints when tapped on nearby Pokemon||Acknowledged|
|Game glitches when it’s rainy or windy||Acknowledged|
|No attack delay from Team GO Rocket or Team Leader||Fix coming soon|
|Pokemon Go XL candies issue||Fix coming soon|
|In-game notifications not working and do not encountering Team GO Rocket balloons||Acknowledged|
|Issues saving postcards from gifts||Acknowledged|
|News feeds disappeared and not receiving raid invites||Acknowledged|
|Trading feature disabled to investigate lucky friend issue||Fixed|
|Super Effective Charged Attacks count bug in Team Leader & Rocket Grunt battles||Acknowledged|
|Screen turns white when trying to battle against Team GO Rocket Grunts or Team Leaders||Fixed|
|Team GO Rocket Balloons not spawning or appearing||Workaround|
|Poke Ball throwing animation played repeatedly||Mitigated in 0.205 release|
|New Pokemon getting affected during battle as previous effects don’t clear||Investigating|
|Trainers unable to find match||Resolved (monitoring reports)|
|Trainers put into bad state when GO Battle League matchmaking fails||Investigating|
|Incorrect Pokemon asset shown at times during battle||Investigating|
|Inconsistently thrown Fast Attacks after opponent’s Charged Attack||Investigating|
|Charged Attack button not working||Investigating|
|Switch and Charged Attack buttons not appearing||Investigating|
|No buttons in the post-win screen||Investigating|
|Level-Up statistics shown incorrectly||To be fixed with upcoming release|
|Encounter background shown every few seconds||Acknowledged|
|“Don’t play pokemon go while driving” error||Acknowledged|
|Raids not registered accurately||To be fixed with upcoming release|
|Quit GO Battle League match after seeing opponent||Mitigated in release (0.207)|
|Can’t tap during GBL match||Acknowledged|
|Lag, freezing, & slow animations||Acknowledged|
|App gets stuck on the post-login warning||Fix upcoming|
|Crash on Battle League||Under investigation|
|Crash during GO Battle League matches on some iOS devices||Mitigated in 0.211.3 release|
|Opponent’s game crashes when Pidgeot uses Feather Dance||Resolved in 0.215 release|
|Pokemon does not appear, controls freeze, and game crashes during Elemental Cup matches||Acknowledged|
|Invisible Pokemon during Battle League||Unacknowledged|
|Incorrect strike on account||Acknowledged|
|Increased data usage while playing||Acknowledged|
|Galarian Zigzagoon and Galarian Ponyta issue||Acknowledged|
|App freezes during battle||Acknowledged|
|Raid start times on the Nearby Raids screen are incorrect due to DST in New Zealand||Acknowledged|
|Issues logging in with Facebook||Acknowledged|
|Avatar and map world disappear when dressing any item with a hood||Under investigation|
|Disappearing upload later nominations, getting stuck while uploading and old nominations reappearing||Fixed|
|Slow animation when using charged attack||Investigating|
|Game is lagging in PvP mode||Acknowledged|
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