A 2016 location based augmented reality game for Android and iOS by Niantic. Players utilize their GPS and (semi-optionally) camera to locate, battle, capture, and train Pokémon whist walking around. Use this tag for questions about the Pokémon Go app and/or Pokémon Go Plus, the Bluetooth wristband peripheral. For general Pokémon questions, please use the [pokemon-series] tag

Pokemon Go is a location-based augmented reality game for Android and iOS devices, based in the Pokemon franchise. Players utilise their device GPS and camera to locate, battle, capture & train Pokemon.

###General Information

  • Developer: Niantic
  • Publisher: Niantic
  • Release Date: 6 July, 2016 (US, Aus, NZ)
  • Platforms: ,

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