Pokémon Duel: Software updates (latest update: Ver. 3.0.12)

Pokemon Duel

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for Pokémon Duel (originally released on April 12th/19th 2016 in Japan, and January 24th in Europe and North America). If you’re looking for details on the events and content updates, click here!

NB: since this page was created on February 9th, we’re only listing updates released from that date onwards.

How to download updates for Pokémon Duel for Android and iOS?

To download updates for Pokémon Duel, you have two options:

  • tap on the notification that should appear on your phone;
  • go to the App Store / Google Play Store, and more precisely to the “My Apps & Games” section > Installed tab (Play Store, Android) or the Updates tab (AppStore, iOS).

Pokémon Duel – Major update

Today, a major update for Pokémon Duel was teased, to be released this Summer. Unfortunately, we don’t know what it will add or change yet!

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.12

  • Release date: July 11th (North America) / July 12th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Snorlax

  • Still: Snorlax now cannot be affected by any other special condition than Sleep
  • Body Slam: power increased to 110, now has a chance of inflicting paralysis
  • Pound: power increased from 40 to 70, larger wheel size
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased

Typhlosion

  • Flame Acceleration: now adds +10 to the damage value for each Pokémon you have in your PC

Ho-Oh

  • Fire Blast: wheel size increased
  • Gust: wheel size decreased

Genesect

  • Techno Charge: effect now lasts until the next time Techno Blast is used

Pinsir

  • Vice Grip: power increased from 40 to 50
  • Guillotine: increased wheel size
  • Seismic Toss: increased wheel size
  • Figure alteration: miss wheel size decreased

Eevee

  • Figure alteration: Spontaneous Evolution added (allows Evee to evolve when moved from the PC to the bench)
  • Tackle replaced by Quick Attack

Butterfree

  • Figure alteration: Compound Eyes added (if Butterfree has evolved, and its attack lands on Mii, it will shift to an attack next to it)
  • Psybeam: power increased from 40 to 70

Cyndaquil

  • Ember: wheel size increased
  • Tackle: wheel size decreased

Torchic

  • Figure alteration: Fire Leak added (automatically burns Grass and Bug-type Pokémon when they’re fighting it)
  • Figure alteration: position of Ember and Peck switched
  • Ember: wheel size increased
  • Peck: wheel size decreased
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased

Ledyba

  • Swam: now includes Ledian
  • Double-Edge: wheel size increased
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased

Lairon

  • Harden: now allows you to withstand attacks with up to 100 damage

Fletchling

  • Acrobatics: now allows you to select where Fletchling moves to.
  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online. The update also adds some new figures, time-limited Booster packs, and more: click here for more details!
  • Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.11

  • Release date: June 20th (North America) / June 21st (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 147MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Raikou

  • Nonstop (ability) altered Nonstop ability changed
  • Thunderous Blow:  now paralyzes all adjacent Pokémon (except Raikou, and the Pokémon behind it)
  • Bite replaced by Thunder (power: 110, larger wheel size)
  • Bite: wheel size increased
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased

Garchomp

  • Double Flight: now knocks out opponents if they’re affected by special status
  • Dragon Rush: power increased (from 90 to 100), larger wheel size
  • Dragon Claw replaced by Fire Fan (power: 60, can burn the opponent)
  • Miss wheel size decreased

Zygarde

  • Figure alteration: Land’s Call ability added (gives +10 damage on Ground-type to all your Pokémon when Zygarde is on the field… unless he’s affected by a special status)
  • Dragon Breat: power increased from 100 to 110

Steelix

  • Crunch replaced by Gyro Ball (power: 100, small wheel size)
  • Explosion replaced by Pull In (sends the opponent directly to the PC, without knocking it out, then puts Steelix on the bench)
  • Screech replaced by Dig
  • Iron Tail: power lowered to 70 (90 originally)

Voltorb

  • Spark replaced by Shock Blast (power: 30, can make your opponent faint if they spin a move with at least 101 damage)
  • Explosio: wheel size increased
  • Tackle: wheel size decreased

Plusle

  • Plus : White attacks now paralyse opponents when Plusle and Minun are next to each other
  • Spark replaced by Nuzzle (power: 30)
  • Tackle repalced by Spark (increased wheel size)
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased

Minun

  • Minus : White attacks now paralyse opponents when Plusle and Minun are next to each other
  • Tackle replaced by Nuzzle (power: 30)

The update also adds new Boosters and a new type of Plate: click here for more details!

  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online.
  • Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.10

  • Release date: June 6th (North America) / June 7th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 147MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Lugia

  • Figure alteration: Marine Rage ability added. Gives +10 damage for each Water-type Pokémon in the PC of both opponents;
  • Hurricane replaced by Cycline (same effect, but higher ☆  value)

Feraligatr

  • Figure alteration: Speed Booster ability added;
  • Bite: damage increased from 60 to 70 + wheel size lowered;
  • Hydro Pump, Wash out, and Miss: wheel size increased.

Mudkip

  • Tackle replaced by Dodge (lower wheel size);
  • Take Down: wheel size increased;
  • Miss: wheel size decreased.

Larvitar

  • Trash: damage increased from 40 to 50 + wheel size increased;
  • Crunch: wheel size increased;
  • Miss: wheel size decreased.

Diglett

  • Dig: wheel size increased;
  • Scratch and Miss: wheel size decreased.

Carvanha

  • Group Attack: now activates when other Carvanha are within 2 steps of Carvanha;
  • Scary Face: wheel size increased;
  • Miss: decreased wheel size.

Adds new figures and a new plate: click here for more details!

  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online.
  • Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.9

  • Release date: May 23rd (North America) / May 24th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 176MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Infernape

  • Figure alteration: Dodge replaced by Detect (gives MP+1 for the following turn);
  • Drive Kick: power increased from 80 to 90;

Keldeo

  • Figure alteration: Justified has seen its special effect removed. Said effect reduced damage based on the number of Dark-type Pokémon on your team;
  • Sacred Sword: wheel size increased;
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased;

Darkrai

  • Night Shade replaced by Dark Void (makes your opponent fall asleep, causes all adjacent Pokémon to spin. Pokémon also fall asleep if White attacks are landed on);
  • Bad Dream: effect now only apply to opposing Pokémon;
  • Dark Leap: you can now choose not to move Darkrai;
  • Dark Pulse: wheel size increased;

Banette

  • Cursed: effect now only applies to your opponent;
  • Night Shade: power increased (+10), position switched with Shadow Claw;

Absol

  • Double-Edge replaced by Perish Song (applies a Curse Marker to all adjacent Pokémon);
  • Razor Wind replaced by Night Slash (power: 70);
  • Scratch replaced by Razor Wind;

Murkrow

  • Peck replaced by Sucker Punch (a Gold Attack);
  • Figure alteration: Miss segment size decreased;

Hydreigon

  • Figure alteration: Hydreigon added to the Band Attacj ability, now include Speed Booster as well
  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online.
  • Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.8

  • Release date: May 9th (North America) / May 10th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 176MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Aggron

  • Figure alteration: Counter changed to Heavy Slam
  • Figure alteration: Metal Claw changed to Roar
  • Iron Tail: damage increased from 90 to 120

Armaldo

  • Figure alteration: Battle Armor changed to Swift Swim (gives Movement +1 when adjacent to Water-type Pokémon)
  • Figure alteration: Aqua Jet move added
  • Iron Tail: power increased from 40 to 70

Skarmory

  • Figure alteration: size of the Miss segment decreased;
  • Figure alteration: Air Cutter piece replaced by Swords Dance (smaller)

Geodude, Graveler, Golem, Rhyhorn, Magnemite

  • Figure alteration: size of the Steel Wing piece increased
  • Size of Miss segment decreased

Also, this update adds new figures, plates, and special boosters: click here for more details!

  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online.
  • Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.7

  • Release date: April 25th (North America) / April 26th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 176MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Dialga

  • Roar of Time: power changed to 130, and additional effect changed to “Return the opponent to their start of the duel state”;
  • Dragon’s Claw: power increased to 70, and width increased;
  • Figure alteration: width size of the Miss wheel decreased;

Palkia

  • Spacial Rend: power changed to 120, and additional effect changed to “If the battle is a tie, the battle opponent is excluded from the duel”;
  • Dragon Claw: power increased to 70;

Deoxys

  • Time Slip: strength increased to ☆☆☆, and effect changed to “This Pokémon gains Wait 3”;

Empoleon

  • Figure alteration: Metal Claw replaced by Ice Beam (power: 70, larger wheel size);
  • Hydro Pump: power increased to 90;
  • Figure alteration: one Miss segment replaced by a Dodge segment on the wheel;

Groudon

  • New ability: Primal Rage (if the opponent has Groudon, Kyogre, or Rayquaza on the field, this Pokémon gets MP +1 and does +20 damage);

Rayquaza

  • New ability: Primal Rage (if the opponent has Groudon, Kyogre, or Rayquaza on the field, this Pokémon gets MP +1 and does +20 damage);

Kyogre

  • New ability: Primal Rage (if the opponent has Groudon, Kyogre, or Rayquaza on the field, this Pokémon gets MP +1 and does +20 damage);
  • Figure alteration: Water Pulse replaced by Break Energy (smaller wheel size);
  • Tidal Wave: wheel size increased;
  • Hydro Pump: power increased to 130, wheel size decreased;
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased;
  • Figure alteration: Dodge added;

Shiftry

  • Razor Wind: power increased to 70;
  • Pound: power increased to 50;

Reuniclus

  • Psychic Net: ability is now only triggered during Reuniclus’ turn;

Solosis and Duosion

  • Dual Brains: ability now includes Reuniclus;

Psyduck

  • Figure alteration: Scratch removed by Water Pulse (power: 60);
  • Figure alteration: Disable wheel size increased;
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased;

Kabuto

  • Figure alteration: Scratch replaced by Mud Shot (power: 40, small wheel size);
  • Figure alteration: Aqua Jet move added;
  • Protect: wheel size increased;
  • Figure alteration: Miss wheel size decreased;

Nuzleaf

  • Feint: power increased from 30 to 40;

Plates – Cosmo Energy

  • Plate alteration: effect only applies to Pokémon on the field (not on the bench);

Plates – Flame Energy

  • Plate alteration: Wait 3 added (triggered on use).

Other changes

  • 15 returning figures are now available in Boosters;
  • adds a new Orange Time Booster (guaranteed to hold Water-type or Grass-type Pokémon)
  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online.
  • Source: Serebii

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.6

  • Release date: April 11th (North America) / April 12th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes: none
  • List of changes:

Venusaur

  • new Ability: Chemical Pollen. When Venusaur is on the field, all Poisoned or Noxious Pokémon get MP-1.

Drapion

  • Move replacement: Toxic > Venom Whip (with a larger wheel size)
  • Move replacement: Bite > Noxious Fang (Power = 50)
  • Move change: Cross Poison (Power increased from 60 to 70)
  • Figure change: miss wheel size decreased

Bulbasaur

  • Move change: Poison Powder (increased wheel size)
  • Move replacement: Vine Whip > Seed Bomb (larger wheel size, Power = 50)
  • Figure change: miss wheel size decreased

Weezing

  • Move change: Poison Gas (strength increased from ☆ to ☆☆)
  • Move change: Sludge Bomb (power increased from 40 to 50)
  • Figure change: Miss wheel size decreased
  • Ability change: Ghost Sensor (unspecified alterations)
  • new figures and plates added: click here for more details
  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online. Also, new events are live: click here for more details!

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.5

  • Release date: March 22nd (North America) / March 23rd (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes:
  • Bug fixes
  • Adds some new figures (click here for more details)
  • Adds some new plates (click here for more details)
  • Changes to the following figures:

Delphox

  • New ability added: Magic Trick. It allows you to reuse a plate when spin a Miss with that figure;
  • Hyperspace Hole changed to Flame Kinesis

Torterra

  • Earthquake: power increased from 90 to 120

Groudon

  • Slash replaced with Break Energy. Has a power of 70, and a larger wheel;
  • Wheel size of the Miss segment decreased.
  • Additional notes: the update is required to play online.

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.4

  • Release date: March 13th (North America) / March 14th (Europe, Japan)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes:
  • Bug fixes
  • Additional notes: none.

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.3

  • Release date: March 2nd (worldwide)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes:
  • provide a fix for Magikarp’s Rapid Evolution ability;
  • makes changes to several figures:

Charizard

  1. New ability: Speed Booster (Movement +1) if it has evolved
  2. Iron Tail changed to Dragon Tail

Zygarde

  1. Dragon Breath: power increased from 80 to 100
  2. Land’s Wrath: power increased from 60 to 70

Metagross

  1. New ability: Rapid Calculation, which ignores ability-forced respin effects
  2. Metal Claw: power increased from 80 to 90

Tyranitar

  1. New ability: Speed Booster
  2. Earthquake pieces: size increased
  3. Bite: power increased from 40 to 50
  4. Earthquake and Crunch: position swapped
  5. Miss piece: size reduced 
  • adds new figures and plates (click here for the full list)

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.2

  • Release date: February 16th (worldwide)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes:
  • Various figures have been altered (click here for more details);
  • New figures added (click here for more details)
  • Energy plates added;
  • Bux fixes.
  • Notes: the update is required to use the online features of the game.

Pokémon Duel – Ver. 3.0.1

  • Release date: February 9th (worldwide)
  • Download size: ???MB (Android) / 163MB (iOS)
  • Platform: Android and iOS
  • Patch notes:
  • Bux fixes
  • Notes: the update is required to use the online features of the game.

Click here for more Software updates!


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