Pokémon Go Version 0.33.0 Released

Pokémon Go version 0.33.0 has been released to Android devices and will be released to IOS devices shortly. You can view the full patch notes below:




  • Added a dialog to remind Trainers that they should not play while traveling above a certain speed; Trainers will have to indicate they aren’t the driver
  • Fixed a bug that prevented ”Nice,” ”Great,” and “Excellent” Poké Ball throws from awarding the appropriate XP bonuses
  • Enabled the ability for Trainers to change their nickname one time, so please choose your new nickname wisely
  • Resolved issues with the battery saver mode on iOS and re-enabled the feature
  • Other fixes

Nearby Pokémon Changed

The tracker has now been updated to include ‘sightings’ instead of nearby Pokémon.

Sightings Change

Nickname Change Available

You are now also able to change your nickname. This can only be done once and can be done by going into the settings menu.

Nickname Change

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