Yes! Finally Malaysian get to play the most hottest mobile game in 2016. When it was announced that servers were created for eight countries in Asia, Malaysia was initially left out but not anymore as Malaysia finally get its own server soon.
It was revealed by a website keeping tabs on server statuses of massively multiplayer online games www.mmoserverstatus.com.
Although most of the Asian Countries haven’t got the chance to play it right now except for Hong Kong & Japan, but most of Malaysian fans are holding on to the glimmer of hope that the game will be release soon. Not to mention Grab Malaysia and Hotlink are brokering a deal which barring any unforeseen obstacles would see all Pokemon Go hunters getting a free ride via Grab for the first two days after the game app’s hotly anticipated launch – which could be anytime soon, local technology news portal hitechcentury.com reports.
Even in Japan, the country of origin where game company Nintendo started the mythical creature franchise 20 years ago, had to wait 12 days after its launch to receive the game.
Game Freak, the primary developer of Pokemon and Niantic, its partner in developing the new mobile game, later issued an apology to the Japanese public for the delay.
The Pokemon GO Buzz Trend
With the limited amount of information on planned releases across the region, Pokemon Go enthusiasts are gathering on social and digital media networks. Tens of thousands of netizens are looking for answers and discussing when the game will be released in their respective countries.
Pokemon GO Top 3 Topics
The top topics indicate the hunger for information about Pokemon Go. From this, you can see that in Malaysia, fans are interested to get their hands on the game more than in Indonesia or Singapore. All three of their top topics share patterns of information search, as opposed to in Singapore, where people seem amused by its virality and its share market information.
If you want to join the Pokemon GO community in Malaysia, you may visit Pokemon GO Google+ Community. Stay tuned on the upcoming game release.