- "How do I spoof my location for Pokémon Go?"
You might be wondering the same but don’t worry at all. Well, it is actually an easy and straightforward process to follow. And what is Pokémon Go Spoof? Again it is a question that has an easy answer. It is simply making the Niantic servers think that you are somewhere when you are actually not. The device’s GPS is manipulated in such a manner that it makes the game think that your location has changed when it hasn’t been.
This article will guide you 3 methods to spoof Pokemon Go on iOS device. Stay tuned!
Part 1: Risks and Rules for Pokémon Go Spoofing
Pokémon Go Spoofing has been prevalent since the initial release of the game. Niantic has failed to resolve the issue at all. It is for the same reason that the accounts that are allegedly spoofing are banned in the long run. When it comes to risks the only one which you would face is the same that has been mentioned i.e. ban. Niantic, however, follows certain rules to make sure that the banning is fair. These rules are as follows:
- There are three strikes that are issued to the users in this regard.
- On the first strike, only a warning message is issued. There is nothing else that happens and you will be able to play.
- On the second strike, you will not be able to play for a month as the account is banned.
- On the third strike which is final your account is permanently banned.
Can You Still Spoof in Pokémon Go in 2020?
The answer is yes but you need to be extra cautious as Niantic is taking additional measures to ensure that this never happens. There are certain bots that are released this year and they require no human verification. It makes the process more easy and straightforward and also allows you to get the best results. The fact is that spoofing is easier in 2020 as it was in yesteryear.
Part 2: How to Spoof Pokemon Go in 4 Ways [with Guide]
There is a number of apps that can be used to get the work done. Three of the most common apps which can be used to get the work done are as follows:
- iMyFone AnyTo
- Pokémon Go++
- iTools by ThinkSky
- Nord VPN
All of the above apps will now be explained in full to ensure that you get to know the process.
1. iMyFone AnyTo
iMyFone AnyTo will be the top recommended to fake GPS location on Pokemon Go. It allows you to change the location to anywhere in the world, and capture the pokemons. Your friends will be impressed with your rare pokemons!
[Guide] How to Spoof Pokemon Go in 3 Simple Steps using iMyFone AnyTo
Step 1: Free download and install iMyFone AnyTo on your computer. Open it and connect your iPhone to the computer. Click the Get Started button to begin spoofing Pokemon Go.
Step 2: Follow the on-screen instruction to get to the map screen. Click Teleport Mode at the upper right corner. Now select the location that you want to get to on the map by dragging or zooming the map.
As you can see in the screenshot below, it will show the destination that you just selected with the place name and the coordinates. Click Move.
Step 3: You location will be changed immediately to the new place. Your location in Pokemon Go will be changed synchronously! Now you can catch the pokemons anywhere you want!
With iMyFone AnyTo, you can also create a virtual route at a customized speed for your game. You can pause anytime to catch pokemons flexibly. Check the guide >>
2. Pokémon Go++
Don’t get confused as I am not referring to the original game. It is a modified version that is available only for jailbroken devices. It has nothing to do with Niantic. It can easily be installed with the help of Cydia or other apps such as Tutu.
How to use Pokémon Go++ to Spoof Location?
If you want to know how to spoof Pokémon go location then it is the easiest way that you might come across. The process is explained as under for easy application:
Step 1. Once the Tutu or Cydia has been installed search for the Pokémon Go++ in the store. Tap the install button once the download has been completed. You also need to provide the app with the permissions to make it work perfectly.
Step 2. Once the installation has been completed login to your Pokémon Go account and head over to settings. Enable the fake location. Use the Radar feature to pin the location on the map and you are good to go.
3. iTools by ThinkSky
It is another resourceful app that can be used to fake the GPS location while you play Pokémon Go. For Pokémon go location Spoof you need to follow the process that has been explained as under. The only drawback of this app is that it is highly technical to use and only works in conjunction with the iTools for Mac/PC.
How to Spoof Pokémon Go location using iTools?
1. Install the iTools from the official website both on your device as well as on your Mac/PC. Connect the device to the system and access feeds on the desktop version. At the same time on your iOS device access Poke Sniper.
Filter the Pokémon which you want to play with on a certain server. Apply the filter easily:
Step 2: Teleport to the nesting location of the Pokémon which you want to raid with:
Step 3: Confirm the Nesting Pokémon location and type you have chosen on the screen earlier.
Step 4: Choose the Nest Filter to filter the country of the Pokémon you want to teleport to:
Step 5: Apply the Filed Research filter to proceed further.
4. Nord VPN
It is one of the most advanced VPN services that can be used for Pokémon Go GPS spoofing. It is widely used and the best part is that it also comes with a premium service which means that you can even go further to spoof GPS with ease.
How to Spoof Location using Nord VPN?
Step 1: Search for Nord VPN on the app store.
Step 2: Download and install the application and it will appear within the menu of your iOS device. Tap the application and sign up to make full use of the application:
Step 3: Click on the Quick Connect on the next interface that appears:
Step 4: If you are connecting for the first time you need to allow the application to connect. It will also make sure that the app is added to trustworthy resources.
Step 5: The header of the app turns green VPN has been connected successfully.
Step 6: Select the server you want to connect for Pokémon Go spoofing and the Niantic servers will assume that you are at that location. The good thing is that your account will remain safe and secure and there is nothing to worry about.
To evade the ‘Three Strike Discipline Policy’ of Niantic it is advised not to spoof the location. Besides getting your account banned there are other issues with spoofing. It not only does violate the terms of service but the Pokémon Go players also look down upon this. It is because it is both morally and ethically wrong. The spoofing also makes gaming hard for the real players as it devalues the game as well. In short, it is not a good idea to spoof in Pokémon Go and you should never do it.