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Halloween Event Announced!

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A new Halloween-themed event is upon us - complete with a Remoat Stadium makeover, Halloween-themed Holowears & Trainer outfits, and the new Pokemon Greedent! Check it out now!

Halloween Event Announced! October 20 Update

New Holowear Released!

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As of October 17, 2021 UTC, the new Bonfire set for Talonflame was released! The other Pokemon to have a Bonfire series holowear is Slowbro which realeased earlier.

Bonfire Style: Talonflame - How to Get

Update is Now Live!

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An update was performed on October 13, 2021 at 7:00AM UTC which includes shop updates and others. Check out the patch notes here:

Version Update Patch Notes

New Firefighter Holowear and Trainer Skin Released!

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As of October 13, 2021 UTC, the new firefighter sets for both Blastoise and the Trainer is out now! You can check them out here:

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Sylveon Nerf is Live!

This update that nerfed the Attacker Sylveon is now live! The update happened on October 8, 2021 at 12AM Pacific / 7AM UTC.

Version Update Patch Notes

Sylveon Swifty Rushes Into Battle!

The new Attack Pokemon, Sylveon, has arrived in Pokemon UNITE on October 6, 2021, 12AM UTC! Sylveon is available from the shop for 10,000 Aeos Coins or 575 Aeos Gems!

Like Mamoswine before it, Sylveon arrived at 12AM UTC / 5PM Pacific!

Sylveon Guide: Builds and Best Items

Update Has Been Released!

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Server update for Version has been completed on 21-9-29 at 7:00AM UTC! The patch notes can be seen when you open Pokemon UNITE.

Version Patch Notes (September 29 Update)

Mamoswine Stomps Its Way into Aeos Island!

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The new Defender Pokemon Mamoswine has arrived in Pokemon UNITE as of Wednesday, September 29th! Mamoswine is available from the shop for 8,000 Aeos Coins or 460 Aeos Gems!

Unlike Blastoise, Mamoswine is released at 12AM UTC / 5PM Pacific!

Mamoswine Guide: Builds and Best Items

Bug Fixes for Lucario and Crustle!

Version has arrived on 21-9-22 at around 3:00AM UTC! This is an emergency patch that fixed bugs concerning Lucario and Crustle. Update your games as soon as possible!

Version Patch Notes (September 27 Update)

Balance Patch Notes for 9/22!

A new update has arrive for the game on 21-9-22 at 7:00 UTC. The announcement mentions bug fixes and balance changes to all Pokemon across the board! This changes the meta in a big way so check out the updated tier list as well as the patch notes below!

September 22 Balance Update Patch Notes

Maintenance was Done for Mobile Release

Pokemon UNITE underwent maintenance on September 21st from 2:00PM to 12:00AM PT This was in preparation for the mobile release on September 22nd.

To learn more about the maintenance linked to the Mobile version of Pokemon UNITE, check out the link below:

Mobile Release Maintenance (September 9/21)

Maintenance Changes

According to the official Japanese Twitter account of Pokemon UNITE, we won't be able to claim current Battle Pass and Event rewards anymore once the maintenance starts

In addition, Energy Rewards and Holowears that can be claimed using Holowear Tickets will change during the maintenance.

Pokemon UNITE Reaches 9M Downloads!


In celebration of Pokemon UNITE reaching 9 million downloads, all trainers will be given an additional 2,000 Aoes Tickets on top of the earlier milestone rewards. These tickets will be available for all trainers starting September 29th! Keep an eye on your mailbox from then.

Free Gifts and Rewards

Blissey Gets an Ability Rework in

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A new update was released to make way for Version and introduce a buff for Blissey and a rework for its move Safeguard! Additionally, a new Training Style: Slowbro holowear was added to the shop!

The server update happened on 2021-9-8 at 7:00 UTC. Restart the game on your device to update!

Version Patch Notes

Blastoise Spinning into the Fray!

A new Defender Pokemon, Blastoise has arrived in Pokemon UNITE as of Wednesday, September 1st! Blastoise is available from the Shop for 8,000 Aeos Coins or 460 Aeos Gems.

Like Blissey before, Blastoise is released at 7:00AM UTC (3:00AM Eastern, 12:00AM Pacific) along with the new Patch!

Blastoise Guide: Builds and Moves Update Released

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A new update has been released as of September 01, 2021 at 12AM PDT / 7:00 UTD. The English twitter announced the addition of Blastoise to the Pokemon UNITE roster as well as a corresponding Fashionable Style: Blastoise Holowear!

Version Patch Notes

Mobile Release Date Confirmed

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Pokemon UNITE's Mobile version release date was confirmed for September 22nd!

Mobile Release Date: iOS and Android

Mamoswine and Sylveon Confirmed

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New playable characters, Mamoswine and Sylveon, have been announced for Pokemon UNITE!

Mamoswine has recently been released on September 29, 2021 - we're looking forward to Sylveon's release anytime soon!

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Blissey Has Arrived!

A new Supporter Pokemon, Blissey has arrived in Pokemon UNITE as of Wednesday, August 18th! Blissey is available from the Shop for 8,000 Aeos Coins.

Like Gardevoir and the game's release before it, it was released at 7:00 UTC (3:00 AM Eastern, 0:00 Pacific) along with the new patch.

Blissey Guide: Builds and Moves Patch: New Buffs and Nerfs

A new balance patch has been released as of August 18, 2021 at 12AM PDT / 7:00 UTC. The English twitter announced the patch two hours late, and with significantly reduced patch notes, so those curious should confirm the official Japanese patch notes at their original source. We've provided a full translation on our Patch Notes page. Patch Notes

New Holowear

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Patch added three new Holowear to the game, including new outfits for Snorlax, Pikachu, and Eldegoss!

Holowear List: All Pokemon Skins

Patch Notes!

The Patch Notes for is out! There are several buffs to underperforming pokemon and several strong moves were nerfed but other moves were buffed to compensate. Refer to our patch note page for more details! Patch Note Update

Gardevoir Has Arrived as of July 28th

Gardevoir has arrived in Pokemon UNITE on July 28th. The time of release was at 12:00 AM PDT or 7:00 AM UTC.

Gardevoir is available for purchase from the shop for 8,000 Aeos Coins.

Zeraora Available Until August 31st

There's more good news – players who play the Nintendo Switch version of the game before August 31st will receive Zeraora's Unite License for free! The official twitter also confirmed that mobile players will have an opportunity to receive Zeraora as well.

Players who miss the availability window will still have the option to receive Zeraora in-game through special missions which will be added at a later date.

How to Get Zeraora: Builds and Moves

Pokemon Beta Network Test and Review

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A Network Beta Test was held from the Japanese Nintendo eShop and ran from June 23, 2021 (PST) to June 26, 2021 (PST). Check out our review of the beta and overall thoughts on the current state of the game below!

Beta Review: Is Pokemon UNITE Good?

Updates and Patch Notes

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Patch Notes List
(July 28, 2021)
(August 4, 2021)
(August 6, 2021)
(August 18, 2021)
(September 1, 2021)
(September 8, 2021)
(September 22, 2021)
(September 27, 2021)
(September 29, 2021)
(October 08, 2021)
(October 13, 2021)

Updates and Patch Notes

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