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Pokémon GO
Pokémon GO
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Basic info
Platform: iPhone, Android
Category: Location-based game
Players: N/A
Connectivity: N/A
Developer: Niantic Labs
Publisher: The Pokémon Company
Part of: Generation VI miscellaneous
Release dates
Japan: Early 2016
North America: Early 2016
Australia: Early 2016
Europe: Early 2016
South Korea: N/A
Japanese: N/A
English: Poké
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Pokémon GO (Japanese: Pokémon GO) is a multiplayer location-based Pokémon game for iPhone and Android to be released in early 2016. The game is a collaboration between The Pokémon Company, Nintendo, and Niantic Labs. The game will be free to download with in-app purchases.

The game was announced at a press conference in Japan on September 10, 2015. A closed beta is scheduled to occur during Northern Hemisphere winter 2015.


In the game, Pokémon will appear depending on the player's real-world location. When encountering a Pokémon, the player can catch them in Poké Balls and use them to battle other players.

Junichi Masuda is looking at ways for the game to connect with the next entry in the core series Pokémon games.

Pokémon GO Plus

Pokémon GO Plus is a peripheral associated with the game, developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It notifies the player about in-game events, such as the appearance of wild Pokémon, via multicolor LED and vibration. It communicates with the player's phone via Bluetooth. It is possible to catch wild Pokémon and carry out other actions by using the button on the device.

Pokémon GO Plus can be worn either by clipping it to clothing, or on a wristband.

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