Pokémon Go is Nintendo’s first foray into augmented reality apps for Apple and Android devices, and it has already proved to be incredibly popular, with Pokémon players around the world downloading the app and hunting for pocket monsters.
Although most of the world can’t wait to catch Pokémon on their smartphones, Pokémon Go is now officially out for those in the US, UK, Canada, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. Those in Japan and other countries around the world are still having to wait – though new regions are officially getting Pokémon Go each day.
Once you’ve downloaded Pokémon Go, make sure you check out our guide to the bestPokémon Go tips and tricks to help you catch all the best Pokémon! This guide to downloading Pokémon Go includes a new link to the latest version of the game – so you can safely download it without worrying.
If you’re completely new to the world of Pokémon, then check out Pokemon Go: A complete beginner’s guide, which will show you how to get started, and if you’re encountering any problems while playing, head over to our how to fix Pokemon Go problems guide, which should help you get Pokémon Go up and running.
Pokémon Go is proving to be hugely popular, so if you’re unable to connect to the server, check out the Pokémon Go Server Status page to make sure the server is online. If it’s not, that may be why you cannot connect to Pokémon Go.
The good news is that if you’re in the US, UK or Australia you can now officially download Pokémon Go for Android devices and for Apple iOS devices as well.
However, there is a way for you to play Pokémon Go right now without having to wait for it to launch in your location, and we show you how to download Pokémon Go for both Android and iOS devices. Once you’ve downloaded it, make sure you check out our guide on how to save the battery life of your phone when playing Pokémon Go, so you don’t miss out on any rare Pokémon thanks to a dead battery.
Download the Pokémon Go APK file here..