Pokémon Masters is now available to play in Canada

What you need to know

  • Pokémon Masters is a new Pokémon mobile game that takes players to the island of Pasio.
  • Pokémon Masters is now available to play if you're in Canada, though it's only available on the Google Play Store.
  • iOS users and Android users who aren't in Canada can still pre-register to play Pokémon Masters right now.

If you're a Canadian Pokémon fan who uses Android mobile devices, we've got great news! Pokémon Masters is now available to download and play through the Google Play Store in Canada. The game will verify your location while playing, so you need to either be in Canada or using a VPN that says you are now in Canada.

If you are going to download the game, the settings on the official page recommend using a device that has been updated to Android 7.0 or later, with at least 2GB of RAM.

Pokémon Masters is a new kind of Pokémon mobile game, featuring 3v3 battles with new mechanics called the Sync system. The story takes place on the island of Pasio, as a special championship is being held. If you'd like to know more about Pokémon Masters, you can check out everything we know about the game including the setting, story, available Pokémon and the battle system, in the article below:

Pokémon Masters: Everything we know so far

Samuel Tolbert

Samuel Tolbert is a freelance gaming writer who started working for iMore and its sister sites Windows Central and Android Central in July 2019. He handles news, previews, reviews, and exclusive original reporting, and has also been featured on TechRadar.

With a background studying engineering before he shifted his focus to gaming journalism, he's skilled at identifying technical advantages and disadvantages provided by different hardware. If he’s not writing something, he’s off playing video games, spending time with his pets, exercising, or reading. He's also fond of trying to draw things with his iPad.