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Pokemon GO! Official Thread - now officially released in the UK!

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    Nevermind ive sorted it

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    (Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
    Reddit had a thread or something about this. Some good ideas in there. Hopefully Niantic will update to give more pokemon in rural areas.
    Thanks puddles!


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    Please someone enlighten me as to how to catch the damn things! I've been stuck trying to catch a zubat for my entire lunch break and I can't seem to get off this screen!
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    It annoys me that the gym team colours on this poll don't match up with their actual colours.
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    downloadinggggggggggg :woo:
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    http://www.politico.com/states/new-y...03747?cmpid=sf

    >: (

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    The gym near my house has 500+ CP pokemon and im sitting hear with my army of 15 CP Pidgeys
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    (Original post by LavenderBlueSky88)
    Please someone enlighten me as to how to catch the damn things! I've been stuck trying to catch a zubat for my entire lunch break and I can't seem to get off this screen!
    You basically just flick the pokeball towards the pokemon (like paper toss). I struggled a bit trying to catch Zubat, it doesn't stay still like the other pokemon. Also if the pokemon has a yellow or red circle on it, it's more difficulty to catch, if it's green it's easy to catch, at least that's what I've read.
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    (Original post by FrogLad)
    The gym near my house has 500+ CP pokemon and im sitting hear with my army of 15 CP Pidgeys
    This is why I downloaded it early. *

    Plus I'm back at work today after being off since Friday, so I'd have been super annoyed if it wasn't available when I was actually able to play.
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    Thanks @puddlesthemonkey *
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    THe pokestops near work weren't loading properly :sad:
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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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    Thanks for the shout-out, but after two days of playing on it fairly obsessively I cleared the data and uninstalled the app.
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    (Original post by DJMayes)
    Thanks for the shout-out, but after two days of playing on it fairly obsessively I cleared the data and uninstalled the app.
    I've been interested over the past week or so to see what the play value (is that the right term?) is - it feels like it might be a bit of a gimmick which gets boring after a while :beard:
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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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    Thankyou!

    our good deed shall not be forgotten
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    So who else is too shy to actually leave their house?
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    (Original post by Lawliettt)
    So who else is too shy to actually leave their house?
    Lol dont b shy, its your world you living in

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    i even took my kids poke-hunting
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    (Original post by GothicShield)
    Lol dont b shy, its your world you living in

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    Easier said than done lol. It's a shame because I hear loads of people are playing it around London.
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    Yay finally i can play pokemon go :woo: :danceboy::excited::woohoo:
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    Found a hotspot area in my city, theres a fountain with three pokestops around it and when you sit down you can get all 3, amd they constantly have lures on them so I caught tons whilst having lunch!

    Some guy in a suit ran through shouting "You sad Poke****ers!" though lmao. The fact he knew that it was a pokestop is what makes it funnier.
 
 
 
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