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    I've decided to name my Pokemon after current political personalities :yep:

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    Don't really get the game, is it better to raise CP to max before evolving or evolve the Pokemon first?
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    (Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
    I've decided to name my Pokemon after current political personalities :yep:

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    hahah that actually cracked me up - especially the bird (spearow? I'm a bit rusty, need to dust off my old Pokemon poster with all of their names on!)*
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    (Original post by Luhar)
    Don't really get the game, is it better to raise CP to max before evolving or evolve the Pokemon first?
    I've heard it makes no difference :dontknow:
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    Anyone know how to download it on phones which haven't got the google app store or Apple app store?
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    (Original post by CrazyKittenLady)
    Anyone know how to download it on phones which haven't got the google app store or Apple app store?
    Are you on android? Could get it from APKmirror?
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    Yeah I have a Amazon fire phone lol! Where can I get a APK mirror from? xxx
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    My phone isn't compatible have it on my tablet but obviously can't exactly go go walking around with my tablet everywhere
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    Apparently a drinking fountain is a Pokestop? Oh well it's only down the road
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    I'd play it but it requires me to leave my house.
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    (Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
    I've decided to name my Pokemon after current political personalities :yep:

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    I thought you liked Bulbasaur? Now you're giving the poor thing a name like that?
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    Just downloaded, but I live on a farm... There are no Pokemon anywhere in the vicinity of the mile walk I just took :sigh: guess I'll have to go into town to catch 'em all


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    (Original post by CrazyKittenLady)
    Yeah I have a Amazon fire phone lol! Where can I get a APK mirror from? xxx
    It's a website for android apps (legal) - here's the link:
    http://www.apkmirror.com/apk/niantic...-apk-download/

    I had a quick Google but I couldn't find much on whether it will be compatible or not. Try and see?
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    (Original post by Treen98)
    Just downloaded, but I live on a farm... There are no Pokemon anywhere in the vicinity of the mile walk I just took :sigh: guess I'll have to go into town to catch 'em all


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    Reddit had a thread or something about this. Some good ideas in there. Hopefully Niantic will update to give more pokemon in rural areas.
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    (Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
    It's a website for android apps (legal) - here's the link:
    http://www.apkmirror.com/apk/niantic...-apk-download/

    I had a quick Google but I couldn't find much on whether it will be compatible or not. Try and see?
    Thank you!!! I think i have the app but it says. 'GPS signal not found' :'o Soo close lol x
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    I can't even download it.

    I can on my iPad but I don't want to go about carrying that everywhere.

    I can't on my phone because I only have 250mb of data and I'd probably be able to use it for 10 minutes before the bill skyrockets.

    I can't on my smaller Samsung tablet because it's not showing up on the Google Play store.
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    (Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
    Quote as promised... Pokemon Go has now been officially released in the UK.

    If you've downloaded the APK file you should be able to install the app from the play store and log in as usual
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    Thank youuuu omggggg I'm a bit too excited bskabakdbsmasnajan
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    (Original post by puddles the monkey)
    quote as promised... Pokemon go has now been officially released in the uk.

    If you've downloaded the apk file you should be able to install the app from the play store and log in as usual
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    yeah boyyyyyy
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    (Original post by similarBlank)
    I can't on my phone because I only have 250mb of data and I'd probably be able to use it for 10 minutes before the bill skyrockets..
    It doesn't use too much data actually. About 5-8mb per hour i'd say. I've been playing since Monday and haven't used much at all.
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    Ive downloaded the official app and cant even sign in

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