Is Pokémon Go available in your country?

Is Pokémon Go available in your country?

 

Pokémon Go has kept players rapt since it launched on July 6 — at least, players in those countries lucky enough to already have the game. Several major regions are left in wait, anxiety building within Pokémon fans worldwide who can do nothing but hope that today is the day.

Is today your country’s day? We can make no promises, but peruse our list below to find a “yes” or “no” answer to this question for the citizens of many different countries around the world. If the odds are not yet in your favor, keep checking back — we’ll be sure to update when Pokémon Go has become available in another country.

North America

Is Pokémon Go out in the U.S.?

Yes! The game exploded stateside on July 6, rolling out to Android users slightly before players on iOS got to check it out.

Is Pokémon Go out in Canada?

Yes, finally! The game was finally released in Canada, according to the official Twitter account. Go get ’em! No. Apologies to our northern neighbors. Our hearts are with you.

Is Pokémon Go out in Mexico?

Yes! Pokémon Go is now live in all three of the largest North American countries. No. We’ve got our fingers crossed for our fellow Pokémon lovers down south, however.

Is Pokémon Go out in Belize?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Costa Rica?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in El Salvador?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Guatemala?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Honduras?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Nicaragua?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Panama?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Caribbean

Is Pokémon Go out in Anguilla?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Antigua and Barbuda?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in The Bahamas?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Barbados?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Bermuda?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in the Cayman Islands?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Dominica?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in the Dominican Republic?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Grenada?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Jamaica?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Montserrat?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Saint Kitts and Nevis?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Saint Lucia?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in Trinidad and Tobago?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Is Pokémon Go out in the Virgin Islands?

Yes! As of Aug. 4, Pokémon Go is available in many Caribbean countries.

Europe

Is Pokémon Go out in the U.K.?

Yes! The game greeted British citizens on July 14.

Is Pokémon Go out in Germany?

Yes! Germans welcomed the game on July 13, the first members of the EU to do so.

Is Pokémon Go out in Spain?

[Update:Yesit’slivenow!Here’sthelinktothe iOS App Store in Spain] No. Keep those fingers crossed, Spaniards.

Is Pokémon Go out in France?

No. French fans will have to keep waiting. French Pokémon fans can download Pokémon Go on iOS and Android as of July 22.

Is Pokémon Go out in Italy?

[Update:Yesit’slivenow!Here’sthelinktothe iOS App Store in ItalyNo. We can’t wait for all the screenshots of players catching Magikarp in Venice, though.

Is Pokémon Go out in Portugal?

Yes, it is. You can find it on the Portuguese iOS App Store here.

Is Pokémon Go out in Russia?

No. The Moscow Times reports that one political group is already looking to ban the game, however. Unfortunately for them, Pokémon Go is expected to launch in Russia sooner than later.

Is Pokémon Go out in Poland?

[Update:Yesit’slivenow!Here’sthelinktothe iOS App Store in PolandNo. The birthplace of The Witcher franchise has yet to catch Pokémania.

Is Pokémon Go out in Austria?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Belgium?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Croatia?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Cyprus?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in the Czech Republic?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Denmark?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Estonia?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Finland?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Greece?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Greenland?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Hungary?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Iceland?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Ireland?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Latvia?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Lithuania?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Luxembourg?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Malta?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in the Netherlands?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Norway?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Romania?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Slovakia?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Slovenia?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Sweden?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Switzerland?

Yes! The game arrived on July 16 as part of a big European rollout.

Asia

Is Pokémon Go out in Japan?

No. Despite being the birthplace of the franchise, Japan hasn’t gotten the game yet. Yes! On July 22, Pokémon Go finally arrived in the series’ home country.

Is Pokémon Go out in China?

No. The world’s biggest country — and biggest gaming market — doesn’t have Pokémon Go yet, causing many to turn to playing a blatant knockoff instead.

Is Pokémon Go out in South Korea?

No. We imagine players in South Korea are doing just fine, however, considering how Overwatch has completely taken off in the country, just under two months since launch.

Is Pokémon Go out in Taiwan?

No. Sorry, Taiwanese fans; keep holding on.

Is Pokémon Go out in India?

No, although we imagine catching all of the Pokémon in India will be tough, considering the country’s area: 1.269 million square miles.

Is Pokémon Go out in Malaysia?

No. Hopefully that doesn’t deter Malaysian fans from enjoying the country’s beautiful summer weather in the meantime.

Is Pokémon Go out in Hong Kong?

Yes! On July 24, it launched in Hong Kong, making it the second Asian region to receive the game.

Oceania

Is Pokémon Go out in Australia?

Yes! Australians technically got the game first, in fact, alongside New Zealanders. It hit iTunes and the Google Play store July 6.

South America

Is Pokémon Go out in Brazil?

No. Maybe the country will get it in time for the Olympics to kick off in Rio on Aug. 5. Yes! Just in time for the Olympics to start, Pokémon Go has launched in Brazil as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Chile?

No. Chileans are out of luck for now. Yes! The game came to Chile on Aug. 4 as part of a larger Central and South American rollout.

Is Pokémon Go out in Argentina?

No. Sorry, Argentina. Yes! Argentina can finally get to catching Pokémon.

Is Pokémon Go out in Colombia?

No. No Pokémon Go for South America whatsoever as of now. Yes! Pokémon Go has arrived in Colombia.

Is Pokémon Go out in Ecuador?

Yes! Pokémon Go is now available there as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Bolivia?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as of Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Guyana?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as part of a larger Central and South American rollout on Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Paraguay?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as part of a larger Central and South American rollout on Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Peru?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as part of a larger Central and South American rollout on Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Suriname?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as part of a larger Central and South American rollout on Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Uruguay?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as part of a larger Central and South American rollout on Aug. 4.

Is Pokémon Go out in Venezuela?

Yes! Pokémon Go is live as part of a larger Central and South American rollout on Aug. 4.

Africa

Is Pokémon Go out in Egypt?

No. We imagine, once it does, plenty of tourists will get sick of finding just Sandshrew near the pyramids.

Is Pokémon Go out in Nigeria?

No. Africa’s most populous country is out of luck for now. Pokémon Go will be a fun distraction during all that endless traffic in Lagos, though.

The Middle East

Is Pokémon Go out in the United Arab Emirates?

No. Dubai is getting a pretty rad virtual reality arcade, though, which should help with the wait.

Is Pokémon Go out in Saudi Arabia?

No. The game hasn’t made it to the Middle East yet.

Ugh. When is my country getting Pokémon Go?

As you can tell, the answer to a lot of these availability questions is “no” for the time being. Niantic Labs hasn’t been giving us much of a heads up before launching the game in a new territory, so it’s hard to know for sure when those left out of the phenomenon right now will be able to participate. Asian and more European countries are expected to receive the game soon, but for those on other continents, feel free to live vicariously through our Pokémon Go guides and coverage, found below.


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