Did you know you could play Pokemon Go on your Computer (Win/Mac)! As you may know Pokemon Go is a game for smartphones but not everyone with a smartphone can play it. If you have a limited data plan or a cheap smartphone you won’t be able to play this game. However, we are going to introduce some methods you can use to play Pokemon Go on your computer.
You can play Pokemon Go on your computer whether it’s a Windows computer or Mac. Nintendo’s Pokemon Go app isn’t for everyone especially those who are physically challenged and cannot go out to experience the joy of catching Pokémon and Pikachu. That’s because the AR system in Pokémon Go app requires you to take physical steps to reach a destination and catch virtual monsters in the app.
How to Play Pokemon Go on PC: Windows / Mac Guide
Wonder why Nintendo didn’t make its app accessible but you can surely use various Jailbreak and non-Jailbreak methods to trick Pokemon Go. We already posted guides on how you can fake walk in Pokémon Go to make it more accessible and how you can bypass Jailbreak detection in Pokemon Go. This post will show you how to play Pokemon Go on your computer.
Use Bluestacks to Play Pokemon Go on Computer
You need to install your BlueStacks on your computer to play Pokemon Go on your Computer (Windows/Mac)
- Go to the official site of BlueStacks i.e. www.bluestacks.com
- Install the BlueStacks app for Pokemon Go. You can install it for both windows and Mac.
- Open it and click on the Search option.
- Type Pokemon Go and search for it.
- Choose Install from the Play Store > Accept
This will download the BlueStacks app for Pokemon Go on your computer. Click it open and you’re all set to play the game. You will find the Pokemon Go on your computer is the same smartphone app. With BlueStacks app you can experience the official Nintendo Pokémon Go on your Computer and Mac. There is also a GPS cheat for BlueStacks app for Pokemon Go but it may alert Nintendo’s alarms and get you banned out of the game.
Install Nox App Player to Play Pokemon Go on Computer
This is another software that lets you play Pokemon Go on Windows computer. However, it has a limitation that it can bring Pokemon Go only on your Windows computer and cannot work with your Mac. The software is called Nox and it not only lets you play Pokemon Go on PC but also allows you to control your characters with WASD keys. The game takes you to the beautiful city of Sydney that has an abundance of pokestops.
Nox App Player is absolutely great for those who don’t have Pokémon Go in their country or have disabilities that don’t allow them to go outdoors.
- Download and install Nox App Player PC version from https://www.bignox.com/pokemongo/
- Start Nox App Player and wait for a few seconds till you see the icon for Pokémon Go on your desktop.
- Click on the icon and login with your Google account to play Pokémon Go on your Windows computer.
It’s as easy as that to get to play Pokemon Go on your Computer. However, you must make sure to turn off AR from the upper right corner of the game to avoid glitches. AR stands for augmented reality. Pokémon Go is an AR game that uses your camera to capture your surroundings. Turning off AR with turn off camera and let you play Pokemon Go on your Computer and enjoy it virtually in any country of your choice.