Pokemon Unite maintenance: How long are servers down for Unite Mobile release?

© POKEMON Pokemon Unite servers are down

Pokemon Unite gamers won’t be able to play for hours today as servers are taken down for maintenance.

The bad news is that during this period, no one will be able to access the game’s core features, including playing online.

The upside is that this is all being done to support the Pokemon Unite Mobile release date.

Subscribe to our Telegram News Service
Download our mobile app

Scheduled to launch on September 22, Pokemon Unite will soon be playable on Android and iOS devices.

This will open the game up to millions of more players, making matchmaking a breeze.

It will also make it possible to continue your game across several platforms, removing the requirement of owning a Nintendo Switch.

HOW LONG ARE POKEMON UNITE SERVERS DOWN?

The Pokemon Company has confirmed that Pokemon Unite maintenance will start at 2pm PDT, or 10pm BST, on Tuesday, September 21.

Pokemon Unite servers are scheduled to be down for eight hours, meaning the game will not be playable again until 8am BST, on September 22.

A message from the Pokemon Company reads: “Attention, Trainers! Pokemon Unite will be in maintenance on September 21 from 2:00PM to 12:00AM PT.

“During this time, the game will not be playable while we make adjustments and prepare for the mobile launch. We appreciate your patience and understanding.”

Meanwhile, the Pokemon Company has confirmed that the Pokemon Unite Mobile release date has been set for Wednesday, September 22.

The Pokemon Unite Android and iOS launches are expected to happen around the same time.

And based on the maintenance being planned, Pokemon Unite should be available to play sometime after 8am BST on September 22.

Pitting teams of Pokemon against each other is nothing new, but the gameplay included in Pokemon Unite is very different from the battles people have grown to know.

Pokemon Unite takes place on Aeos Island, a mythical location on the ocean’s unexplored frontier.

On Aeos Island, players will find the Unite Battle Committee (UBC), which runs a series of Unite Battle tournaments.

And in Unite Battles, players form teams of five and compete against each other to see who can score the most points before time runs out.

Bringing the traditional PC gameplay to Android, iOS and Nintendo Switch is not without its challenges, but it looks like plenty of fans are ready to test out the new formula.

A message from the Pokemon Company adds: “Pokémon UNITE was released on Nintendo Switch on July 21, 2021, and soon, Trainers will get a new way to play with the release of the mobile version on September 22, 2021.

“Preregistration has already kicked off on the App Store and Google Play Store. If you haven’t preregistered already, there’s an added incentive to do so. If pre-registration totals reach 2,500,000, participants will receive a Pikachu Unite license. And if pre-registration numbers hit 5,000,000, participants will get a special Holowear-Festival Style: Pikachu.”

More news on the rollout of Pokemon Unite on Android and iOS platforms could be shared over the coming hours.

Internet Explorer Channel Network
News Related

OTHER NEWS

Priyanka Gandhi allowed to visit Agra after brief detention; to meet kin of man who died in police custody

© Provided by Firstpost Priyanka Gandhi allowed to visit Agra after brief detention; to meet kin of man who died in police custody Agra/Lucknow: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was ... Read more »

Rail enthusiast Pete Waterman reveals name of HS2 tunnelling machine

Veteran music producer and rail enthusiast Pete Waterman has unveiled the name of HS2’s first Midlands tunnelling machine. He announced the equipment was named Dorothy after Dorothy Hodgkin, who became ... Read more »

As India nears 100-crore jabs landmark, government urges people to get vaccinated

© Provided by Zee News New Delhi: As India nears the milestone of administering 100 crore Covid vaccine doses, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday (October 20) appealed to ... Read more »

Rajasthan RPSC RAS prelims 2021 admit card out, direct link for hall tickets

Rajasthan RPSC RAS prelims 2021 admit cards: Rajasthan RPSC RAS prelims 2021: Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) on Wednesday, October 20 released the Rajasthan State and subordinate services combined competitive ... Read more »

The Big Picture: Sara Ali Khan & Janhvi Kapoor amp up the glam quotient on Ranveer Singh's game show

After carving a niche for himself in the film industry, actor Ranveer Singh recently made his television debut. The Padmaavat actor has donned the hat of a host for a ... Read more »

Pig kidney successfully connected to human body in world first

© Joe Carrotta for NYU Langone Health/Handout via REUTERS A genetically engineered pig kidney is cleaned and prepared for transplantation to a human at NYU Langone in New York – ... Read more »

Genshin Impact dev's next game Honkai: Star Rail gets closed beta next week

© Provided by GamesRadar Honkai Star Rail closed beta The first Honkai: Star Rail closed beta will start Wednesday, October 27 on iOS and PC. MiHoYo announced the start date ... Read more »

Call of Duty Warzone devs say what we're all thinking and call campers cowards

© Provided by GamesRadar Call of Duty Warzone The spookiest time of the year for Call of Duty Warzone is also the shadiest, as its developers have come right out ... Read more »

Queen Elizabeth declines Oldie of the Year award, says she feels 'too young at heart'

© Provided by Khaleej Times Queen Elizabeth declines Oldie of the Year award, says she feels ‘too young at heart’ Britain’s 95-year-old Queen Elizabeth, who has reigned over her nation ... Read more »

15-Year-Old Girl Was Planning Attack 'Like Columbine' at School: Police

© Mark Leffingwell/AFP Passers-by look at the wreath presented by US Vice President Al Gore after a memorial service 25 April for the people who were killed in the shooting ... Read more »

Covid-19: Putin orders 'one week paid leave' as cases rise in Russia

© Provided by Khaleej Times Covid-19: Putin orders ‘one week paid leave’ as cases rise in Russia Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered the country’s workers to stay off ... Read more »

What Liz Cheney just said about January 6 is *really* important

At a meeting of the House select committee investigating the January 6 riot at the US Capitol, Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, a Republican and vice chair of the committee, said ... Read more »

Overdraft fees hit another record high this year—here's how to avoid them

© Provided by CNBC Checking account balance getting low? That could cost you more than ever. Overdraft charges hit an average of $33.58 this year, a new record high and ... Read more »

UN to finalise design for Iraq's Al Nuri Mosque next week

© Courtesy Levison Wood The historic Al Nuri mosque in Mosul, after it was destroyed by ISIS. Photo: Levison Wood The final designs of the historic Al Nuri Mosque and ... Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Reselling Your Old Items Online

© Shutterstock.com retail-arbitrageur When your closets can’t hold any more things, when your kids have outgrown their stuff and when you want some extra cash to use to freshen up ... Read more »

Comedian Ricky Gervais to be HONOURED with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

© Provided by Pinkvilla Ricky Gervais will go down in history by receiving his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 60-year-old comedian will be honored for his contributions ... Read more »

Saudi Arabia oil rig resort: New images show sprawling sea theme park

© Provided by The National A digital rendering of what Saudi Arabia’s The Rig will look like once completed. Photo: Public Investment Fund New images show how Saudi Arabia’s new ... Read more »

Battlegrounds Mobile India esports tournament announced: All details

BGMI has announced its first esports tournament with Rs 1 crore pool, prize. Here’s everything you need to know about it. Battlegrounds Mobile India Series 2021Krafton has partnered with smartphone ... Read more »

Cat detective Blacksad looks purrrfect in his return with They All Fall Down

© Provided by GamesRadar Blacksad: They All Fall Down Part 1 excerpt The iconic anthropomorphic crime noir comic series Blacksad returns in 2022 with the first of a two-part story. ... Read more »

UAE urges international community to support Palestinians

© KHALIL MAZRAAWI UN Special Envoy to the Middle East Tor Wennesland said that ‘we can no longer lurch from crisis to crisis’ in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. AFP At a ... Read more »

Mass demonstrations planned in Sudan to support civilian-led government

© ASHRAF SHAZLY Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, is braced for demonstrations on Thursday. Photo: AFP A pro-democracy alliance that serves as the power base of Sudan’s civilian-led government has called for ... Read more »

Pick n Pay loses R1.7 billion in sales due to civil unrest, liquor restrictions

© Provided by CapeTalk Pick n Pay lost and estimated R930 million in sales due to the civil unrest in July. The retail giant has published its financial results for ... Read more »

Israeli composer Tom Cohen bridging cultures at Expo 2020

© Provided by Khaleej Times Israeli composer Tom Cohen bridging cultures at Expo 2020 Long before the Abraham Accords’ fruition forged a new era in UAE-Israel friendship, Expo 2020 Dubai ... Read more »

Morocco puts travel pause on UK, Germany and Netherlands

© JALAL MORCHIDI Tourists at the Hassan Tower in Rabat, Morocco. EPA Morocco is suspending all direct flights with Germany, the Netherlands and Britain over Covid-19 concerns, effective October 21. ... Read more »

Nebraska Lawmaker Jeff Fortenberry Indicted for Lying to FBI About Campaign Contributions

Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry was indicted by a federal grand jury this week and charged with lying to federal investigators who were looking into his 2016 campaign. © Provided by People Bill ... Read more »

FIFA 22 Bans Issued by EA Sports to Those Who Used No-Loss Glitch in FUT Champions

EA Sports issued over 30,000 bans to active FIFA 22 accounts late Oct. 19 after they were found to exploit a no-loss glitch in the FUT Champions Finals from Oct. ... Read more »

UK to buy antivirals to bolster armoury against Covid spread

© James Manning Health Secretary Sajid Javid arrives in Downing Street before a media briefing on coronavirus. PA The UK health secretary has revealed plans to buy thousands of antiviral ... Read more »

Awards Publicists and Studio Execs Express Confusion About a Golden Globes That May Not Be Televised

© Magnus Sundholm/HFPA The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced the 79th Golden Globe Awards will take place on Jan. 9, with or without a telecast partner, but what does ... Read more »

Early Black Friday laptop deals now available at Best Buy - prices start at $99

© Provided by GamesRadar early Black Friday laptop deals Early Black Friday laptop deals are now available at Best Buy, as the retailer launches its first flash sale of the ... Read more »

HBO's ‘Four Hours at the Capitol' Is a Powerful, Flawed Documentary: TV Review

© REUTERS When a group of insurrectionists took the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6 in order to disrupt the counting of electoral votes from the 2020 presidential election, one might have ... Read more »

McAuliffe rolls out ad featuring Obama ahead of campaign stop

Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe rolled out a new ad featuring former President Obama on Wednesday ahead of the pair’s campaign appearance this weekend in Richmond. © Getty Images ... Read more »

CDPR Delays Next-Gen Upgrades For Cyberpunk, Witcher 3

© Screenshot: CDPR Keanu Reeves walks down a dirt road in Night City during broad daylight in Cyberpunk 2077. Nope, you’re not getting (cyber)punk’d. CD Projekt Red has delayed the ... Read more »

Smash Bros. fans are making horrifying knockoffs of Disney characters

© Image: Nintendo Sora, the final character to join the ranks of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s giant roster, finally joined the fight on Monday. And although references to Disney favorites ... Read more »

Does the White House understand what a supply chain crisis is?

The belief that inflation and supply chain disruptions are just a “high class” problem was not just a misplaced retweet by White House chief of staff Ron Klain. It is ... Read more »

Square Enix London Mobile has been formed and is working on a new Tomb Raider and Last Airbender mobile games

© Provided by GamePur Square Enix announced that it has just formed a new studio called Square Enix London Mobile. Just as the name suggests, this new studio is London-based ... Read more »

Margaret's appeal has been long in decline

© Provided by The Guardian Photograph: David Levenson/Getty Images It is hardly news that the popularity of the name Margaret has been falling (Report, 18 October). It has been falling ... Read more »

West Ham now favourites to sign 6 ft 3 powerhouse; one foot already out the exit door

As per Sport, a significant update has dropped involving West Ham United and Barcelona goalkeeper Neto as manager David Moyes plots to replace Lukassz Fabianski. © Provided by Transfer Tavern ... Read more »