Pokemon Go has recently been launched for Smartphone and iOS devices and is a game changer for everyone. “ Pokemon “ is a famous words among everyone who is fan of cartoon series. This game is developed by Niantic, Inc. Pokemon Go was launched in July of this year and many people have already started playing this game and they love it. This game is really great in a new way. Instead of just sitting in a single place and spending hours on random games, this game lets you do some outside job.
Basics of Pokemon Go
Pokemon Go is simple to play. You just have to sign up, set a nickname for you, turn on your location and then you are ready to go. Your job is to capture Pokemon which are warriors that you capture and battle with other opponents. While it may sound violent to capture those creatures to battle against each other, there’s nothing like wars and stuff. The game is all about finding Pokemon near you. You can find different types of Pokemon at different places like around rivers, oceans, lakes and other surroundings.
Why you should check out Pokemon Go ?
Pokemon Go brings real life location of your area which makes it unique, fun and realistic to play. This game uses Google Maps to map the world and place around you to add different game elements. As you walk around, your smartphone will vibrate if there is a Pokemon nearby. These Pokemon can be found anywhere near rivers, lakes and other monuments so you will have to stay alert. As you level up, you’ll be able to catch more-powerful Pokemon to complete your Pokedex. You can add to your collection by hatching Pokemon Eggs based on the distances you walk.
This game also motivates you to go out on walk. This makes the game really fun to play. It feels much better than playing just a game when you achieve or catch Pokemon. This game is also motivating you to do some real exercise to gain something. The game objective is really simple. As your Charmander evolves to Charmeleon and then Charizard, you can battle together to defeat a Gym and assign your Pokemon to defend it against all comers.
Talking about the graphics, the graphics of Pokemon Go isn’t bad. The game uses the device camera to show you the Pokemon you have found. The game creates a 3D image of the creature to the real world which makes it seem real.
Pros and Cons
This game is available for free on play store.
This game is compatible for devices running on Android 4.4 and higher.
Offers real world environment to find your Pokemon.
You can play online and compete with people all over the globe.
This game requires 2 GB RAM or more to be compatible.
This game is not suggested for tablets.
You will need to have a proper internet connection to play this game.
You will need both GPS and internet running on your device.
Now that you’ve come to know how great this game is, you can download it on your phone and play this game right away. This game however is not available on Google Play for Nepal right now but you can still download this game for free from external sites. The link to download the game for your android smartphone and iOS devices is below.
Make sure you have turned on “Unknown sources” in the security setting menu before installing Pokemon Go APK file.
For iOS devices
If you own an iOS device in Nepal then installing Pokemon Go is a bit tricky. You can download the game by changing your region settings. Firstly, you will need to log out of your Apple ID from your device. You can do this by opening app store, scroll to bottom and Choose ” Sign Out ” by selecting your Apple ID. Then you need to go to settings -> General -> Language and Region and then change your region to US, Australia , New Zealand, Germany or any other region where Pokemon Go is already available.
You will need to create a new Apple ID for the new region you have selected. You can do this on your computer browser to avoid entering your Credit Card details. Once you have created a new Apple ID with new email, verify your account and go back to your app store and select Sign In. After you Sign In from your new account, it will ask you details about your Credit Cards and stuff which you can select none and continue. You should now be able to search for Pokemon Go on App Store and after downloading it follow back the process of Sign Out (from new Apple ID) and Sign In (to your old Apple ID) and then you are ready to go.
Happy searching for your Pokemon. Tell us what you think about this game in the comment section below.