'Pokemon Go' Latest News, Updates, and Tips: Now Available In UK; Pokemon Go Plus Having Release Issues?

By Clarice F. Bernardo , Updated Sep 20, 2016 08:35 AM EDT

The release of "Pokemon Go" took gamers from almost every part of the world by storm. Released just last July of this year, "Pokemon Go" became one of the most profitable and most used mobile gaming applications.

"Pokemon Go" can really be considered a global phenomenon. It has already been downloaded more than 500 million times worldwide. Surely, gamers are always excited to be playing more features from "Pokemon Go," their well-loved reality game. Great news has reached gamers of United Kingdom. As for the issues of the "Pokemon Go Plus" having release issues, that presumption has been debunked as mere rumors.

Tech Advisor recently reported that "Pokemon Go" is now available in United Kingdom. It is available via Apple App Store and Google Play Store. To find a "Pokemon" in "Pokemon Go," the games introduces "nests". It is a new way to find a "Pokemon" in the wild. Specifically, nests are where "Pokemon" of a certain type cluster and these "Pokemon" are usually found in close proximity.

The United Kingdom is lucky to have a pool of PokeStops as the nests are scattered across the UK. As a tip, gamers can go to Reddit for a full list of nest locations and Google Maps for a curated "Pokemon Go" nest location maps.

While "Pokemon Go" can be downloaded and played for free, there are special items that can be unlocked by using PokeCoins. PokeCoins are sold at the cheapest rate of £0.79. £0.79 is good for 100 PokeCoins. The most expensive PokeCoins are sold at £79.99. £79.99 makes a gamer entitled of 14,500 PokeCoins.

The "Pokemon Go Plus" accessory also has finally arrived in United Kingdom. It works by connecting the device to the gamers' phone via Bluetooth. It signals the gamer when a "Pokemon" is nearby. More so, players can use the device to catch Pokémon and collect items without having to use their phone. Although delayed, the anticipation of gamers in United Kingdom for "Pokemon Go Plus" is set to increase as it will be released this coming October, as reported by Mirror.

For those who can no longer stand their waiting game, "Pokemon Go Plus" is already available to pre-order and it costs $34.99. "Pokemon Go" is becoming more exciting and convenient for players. Niantic, its developer, certainly still has a lot in prospect for "Pokemon Go"


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