It’s that time of the year once more at which direct the truly hilarious people appear to play. Google is constantly game for a joke or more on April 1st, and has started the tomfoolery with a little modification to its famous Charts application. Basically, it brings a Pokémon Challenge aspect to the revered navigating tool, and because it’s now April Fools’ day in numerous parts of the world currently, the Huge G has currently provided its prank to tech supporters.

Google Maps April Fools 2014

Obviously, if you’re a Pokémon follower, then the laughter and enjoyable does not stop at the reality that Google has actually gone to such effort on April 1st this year.

Actually, if you’re down for the Pokémon Obstacle, then you should assume the function of Pokémon Master, and thus, situate and catch as many creatures as you can, up until your Pokédex is full.

Working like the timeless video game that numerous of us understand and adore, the Pokémon Difficulty requires that you relocate around Google Maps and snatch as numerous creatures as you can.

To get started, all you need to do is grab the really newest variation of Maps (which has merely been updated by Google), and install it on your iOS or Android device. The moment you have it up and running, tap on the Search bar, attacked the ‘‘ Press beginning’ alternative, and from there, go catch ‘‘ em all!

The Android maker has played a lot of useful jokes on April Fools for many years, and whilst this is probably isn’t really as much of a trick as some of the previous efforts, it certainly gives a little enjoyment through the day of the year that tries so hard to amuse, however hardly ever reaches the heights of belly-laughter.


If you intend to attempt your hand at Pokémon Mastery, then you’ll should download and install the current upgrade to Google Maps. The Pokémon feature won’t be around past 2AM PT on the 2nd, so be sure to obtain in quickly if you would like to play.

(Download Google Maps for iOS / Android)

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