It takes a bit of time for any new game to settle down with the needs of its users and same was the case with the Pokémon Go as well. When it was launched it certainly had exciting features, but they were very limited. Though its Android app had in it to keep you engaged with itself, but there were few things which were still lacking and one of those things was The Trainer Avatar. For the Android users, the problem was to customize their Pokémon Go Avatar. Because no matter how much you try, you were not able to change it. Many of you could have not even noticed about the importance of these Avatars and started gaming, but at a later stage, you could have realized the mistake.

But once the game became hugely popular and it got updated, certain changes in the Pokémon Go game started to happen. Now a fresh update with Pokémon Go app for the iOS (version 1. 1. 0) and for Android (version 0.31) you can now easily update your Pokémon Go Avatar.

How to Customize Pokémon Go Trainer Avatar on Android

Step #1. Just open Pokémon Go app on your android device and tap on your current trainer Avatar at the bottom of the screen. The app manager has recently made some changes to the app, especially on the User Interface side.

Step #2. Once you tap the current trainer Avatar your screen will show you a floating button (“☰”) right at the bottom, which will enable you to access some additional options. Remember after the recent updates the ‘Journal’ option has been moved inside of it.

Step #3. Now tap that floating button on your screen and you will see two options there; one is Journal and the other one is Customize. Tap on Customize option.

Step #4. After tapping the above-said option you first need to change the gender of your trainer Avatar. There are many of you who might not have given enough attention to this feature when you first downloaded the game.

Step #5. After finishing the customization of your Avatar, do not forget to check the little button shown at the bottom right of your screen to save your changes. There you are, now your Avatar is successfully changed.

Finishing Up

We are absolutely sure that this article will certainly help you to change your Pokémon Go Avatar frequently on your Android device and as per your ongoing mood. Remember, your new Avatar will now be updated all across the board according to your desired controls. Anyways, there are 100% chances that after changing your Avatar gender you would also like to change few more things which can certainly make your Pokémon Go Avatar look really impressive.

But even this is not enough because we are hearing that there will be more updates coming on our way like switching the teams etc. But currently the team is working on customizing the options and they will certainly bring some exciting changes to the game pretty soon. Whatever the changes, maybe one can certainly hope that they will remain good for your battery life right?

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