If you ask anybody, ‘which is the hottest game on Android today’ you will invariably get the answer Pokémon Go! This game has created a worldwide buzz and like any other popular game this game too has brought two different types of opinions but yet people can’t stop talking about it. Where ever you see you will see people playing Pokémon Go on their Android phones. But what if you want to play it on your PC or MAC?
Surprised? You should be because you have been told that this game is meant to be played on Android and iOS phones outdoors only. But there are ways by using them you can even enjoy this game inside the comforts of your home. You should not carry any doubt about its legality because it is certainly illegal. The game on will run on screen mirroring and that means you will still in need of your smartphone to play it on your PC and MAC.
How to Play Pokémon Go on your Windows PC or MAC
All you need is the Vysor, a free app which will let you play the game on PC and MAC. Obviously while playing it on your PC you can’t leave your home to parks, bus stations, bars or museums to catch Pokémon but indoors you may still encounter Pokémon which you can catch.
First, you need is to make sure USB debugging is enabled on your smartphone. For that follow the path given below.
Settings → About Phone → About Phone → Tap on Build Number seven times. This means you are not a developer.
Now go back to the Settings and Developer options will appear at the bottom of the screen and that will make the USB debugging mode by tapping it. Make sure it is enabled and follow the steps given below.
Step #1. Install Vysor for Chrome on your Google Chrome.
Step #2. Install ADB Android Drivers in your PC.
Step #3. Download Vysor on your Android phone from Google Play or from here.
Step #4. If you have already downloaded ADB Android Drivers to your PC connect your PC with a USB cable with the smartphone and enable USB debugging on your device when prompted.
Step #5. Now the screen of your smartphone will appear as it is on your PC, this is called mirror screen. Now you can open your Pokémon Go and you will be able to play it on your PC.
You may also read: How to Play Pokémon Go Like A Pro on Android Phone
Isn’t Simple it? Now all you need to do is to wait for a Pokémon coming close to catch it. You will notice that it is far easier to catch it with the ease of mouse than on your smartphone. Do let us know your views about this here or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.