Pokemon Go has been released in Japan and fans are excited to play. Photo / AP
The wait is over for Pokemon Go fans in Japan.
Japanese media and users on Twitter said today that Pokemon Go has been launched in the country of the character’s birth.
Fans started tweeting their excitement about the game being available.
— atsuage (@atsuage07) July 11, 2016
— Nagaomi C.Kawaharada (@CHOZAEMON_NAGS) July 12, 2016
It just dropped. Let the mayhem begin! #PokemonGOJapan
— Ian (@gottsuiiyan) July 22, 2016
— Adam Henry (@ahenrysan) July 22, 2016
game was initially available for android smart phones but not
immediately for download in the Japanese Apple app store. It appeared in
the Apple store about 30 minutes later.
Pokemon Go is expected to be a huge hit in Japan.
have been eagerly awaiting its release since it first came out more
than two weeks ago in Australia, New Zealand and the United States, and
then spread to more than 20 countries.