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This is a guide on how to update the Trainer Card in Pokemon UNITE. Read on to learn how to add information on your Trainer Card, how to edit your Unite Snapshot, and more!

How to Update Trainer Card

Edit Your Information

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You can access the Trainer Info by going to the Trainer Menu in the Main Menu and then selecting your Trainer Card Icon.

After going to the Trainer Info, press R on the Nintendo Switch or tap on the Trainer Card again for mobile to flip it.

Add Favorite Areas

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Use this to display your favorite lanes to take during UNITE battles. You can choose Top Path, Central Area, Bottom Path, or you can leave it blank. You can pick up to two favorite areas to put on your Trainer Card.

Pokemon UNITE Areas
Top Icon.pngTop Jungle Icon.pngCentral Bot Icon.pngBottom

Add Active Online Times

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Use this to show other trainers online what time you are active. You can choose Daily, Weekdays, Weekends, or you can leave it blank. You can pick up to one active online time to display on your Trainer Card.

You can use this info to let other players know when you are usually available to play online with!
How to Play Online Multiplayer

How to Edit Unite Snapshot

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Nintendo Switch

Aside from updating your Trainer Card, you can also edit how your Unite Snapshot looks like! Simply flip the Trainer Card to your Unite Snapshot by pressing the L Button Switch.png button, then press the X Button Switch.png button to edit your Unite Snapshot


For mobile users, simply tap Edit on the screen.

Edit Your Trainer

This option changes your trainer's expression, pose and how your trainer appears in the Unite Snapshot. Below are ways you can edit your trainer:

Option Use
Expression Snapshot Expression.png
Changes your trainer's facial expression.
Pose Snapshot Pose 2.png
Changes your trainer's Pose
Zoom Snapshot Zoom.gif
Arranges how close or far your trainer is in the frame.
Placement Snapshot Placement.gif
Moves your trainer's position in the frame.
Rotate Snapshot Rotate.gif
Rotates your trainer.

Add Stickers

This option adds stickers to your Unite Snapshot. Select a sticker you want to add then use the Right Analog to put the sticker to where you want in the frame. To remove a sticker, select it and press the X button.

Mobile users can simply drag the Stickers to where they desire and click the red X button to remove it.

Pokemon Stickers

Snapshot Pokemon Stickers.png

Pokemon Stickers are placed in front of your trainer. Press the Y Button Switch.png to filter all your available stickers. You can only add up to one Pokemon sticker, so choose your favorite!

Icon Stickers

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Icon Stickers are placed behind your trainer. You can only add up to three icon stickers.

Change the Background

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This option changes your Unite Snapshot's background pattern and color. Currently, there are only four design options to choose from.

Change the Frame

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This option changes your Unite Snapshot's frame design and color. Currently, there are only four frame options to choose from.

Update Fashion

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Nintendo Switch

If your trainer has fashion items equipped, you can press the X button to update the Unite Snapshot with your trainer's current clothes!

How to Update Trainer Card Fashion on Switch
1 In the Main Menu, Press ZL to access the sidebar. Then, select your Trainer Card.
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2 Press X in the menu.
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3 Press X to update trainer fashion.
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4 Select Update Fashion.
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Update Trainer Card
Mobile users will need to click the refresh card Icon found at the top left of the Trainer card to update to their currently equipped outfit.

How to Update Trainer Card Fashion on Mobile
1 Tap your Trainer Icon in the upper-left corner in the Main Menu
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2 Tap your Trainer Card.
Trainer Card - Tap Trainer Card.png
3 Tap Edit in the menu.
Trainer Card - Tap Edit.png
4 Tap the refresh icon.
Trainer Card - Tap Refresh Icon.png
5 Tap Select.
Trainer Card - Tap Select.png

How to Change Your Appearance

What is the Trainer Card

Shows Your Info

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Your Trainer Card shows some of your information to other players when they view your profile, from Trainer avatar to what time you are usually online! An important info on your Trainer Card is your Trainer ID, which is used for other players to add you as their friend!

Side Info
Front Trainer ID
Trainer Name
Flame Number
Trainer Avatar
Back Highest Rank Achieved
Current Rank
Favorite Areas
Active Online Times

How to Add and Invite Friends

Show Your Trainer Fashion

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Your Trainer Card can be updated to show off your Trainer avatar's fashion in the Unite Snapshot! You can even add stickers, poses, and the background for more customization to express yourself. Other players can view your Unite Snapshot during loading screens before battle. Go wild and show off your trainer!
Fashion List: All Trainer Skins and Clothing

What is the Trainer Card Flame?

Total Battles + Commendation

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From our tests, the flame count increases only from the total number of battles played plus the amount of commendations you get from other players after the match.

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