Five Months after it was released, the top grossing and most downloaded game which is not as popular as it was, finally gets launched in India. Also, Niantic announced today that they have added the next gen of Pokemon, and you can get the New Pokemon from eggs, like Togepi, Pichu and selected others.
At the Indian launch, John Hanke Niantic’s CEO said,
“We are delighted to partner with Jio to launch Pokémon Go in India. It’s exciting to see Pokémon fans in India step out and explore their neighbourhoods in search of Pokémon and Jio’s disruptive high-speed 4G LTE Network will be an excellent way to experience the game,”
Yes, they are partnering with Reliance Jio, that means free Pokemon Go everywhere until 31st December, know more about Reliance Jio “Happy New Year Offer“.
Mathew Oommen Reliance Jio President said,
“With over 500 million downloads globally, we are excited to launch Pokémon Go officially in India on the Reliance Jio network. Our partnership with Niantic not only brings access to the Pokémon Go app but also opens the door to more opportunities for our customers to enjoy content on Jio’s one-of-a-kind mobile broadband network,”
Now this means Double Treat for Indian Jio users and Pokemon Fans. Reliance Jio will also deliver an exclusive Pokémon Go channel to its messaging app to help players communicate, while its Reliance Digital (and partner) stores will become in-game PokéStops and gyms. Further, Reliance Jio is offering new users free data until March 31, 2017, which could prove useful for players of the persistently online Pokémon Go.
Check out the some of the New Pokemon added in the game in the video below
For this festive season, you can now search for some “limited edition Pikachu” wearing festive hats (Santa hats for some). You’ll need to tap into your captures with the AR camera function to see if they’re wearing them.
Check out some Tips and Tricks for Pokemon Go here.
So, what do you guys think, is it now time to download Pokemon Go again, tell us your thoughts in the comments below!
Have a nice day.