Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

Capture and train Pokémons

Niantic, Inc.

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Pokémon GO is an Android augmented reality game created by Niantic, it is an adaptation of the famous Japanese animation. The game encourages players to go outside to capture Pokémons. The game won "Best Mobile Game" by The Game Developers Choice Awards and "Best App of the Year" by TechCrunch.

The good
Unique gameplay.
Encourages players to go outdoors.
Team-up and battle with others.
The bad
The game is not available for all countries.
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Alaa Ibraheem
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The creators of "Super Mario" did an amazing job with Pokémon GO , the game took the world by storm with its unique gameplay style as one of the best augmented reality games. It was reported that the game has been downloaded over 800 million times with 147 million active users every month.

How to play Pokemon GO

The game encourages physical activity by requiring you to be outdoors to hunt Pokémons, using the GPS in your smartphone and augmented reality technology you will be able to locate Pokémons nearby, your smartphone will vibrate to inform you when a Pokémon is near.

There are also what is called a "PokéStop" (appear as blue cubes in the map) where will find wild and probaply rare Pokémons and "Pokémon Gyms" where battles between teams take place. Both "PokéStop" and "Pokémon Gyms" are located at attraction places like museums and historical sites.

When a player encounters a Pokémon he/she can capture it with his/her Poké Ball by throwing the ball at the Pokémon by swiping in an upward movement toward the Pokémon, then the Pokémon will be logged into the player's Pokédex. When you successfully capture a Pokémon you will be awarded with game currencies that the player can then use to increase Pokémon's combat power and accelerate Pokémons evolution.

Pokemon GO features

  • The game is both social and interactive.
  • The game encourages physical activity.
  • Unique gameplay based on augmented reality technology.
  • Each player can have a customized avatar.
  • Team-up and battle other teams at Pokémon Gyms.
  • Trade Pokémons with other players to gain game-currency.
  • The game is free.

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    Android 4.4+