Recently Reliance Jio entered the competition in the telecom sector. Now the Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited Company is now expanding into the gaming world. The company is all set to scale heights in this gaming industry and will surely bring a tough competition to its competitors. Reliance Jio has partnered with Niantic Inc to Bring Pokemon Go Officially in India.
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The Pokemon Go is finally coming to India! Reliance Jio has entered into a strategic partnership with Niantic to bring Pokemon Go in India. As a result of the partnership, thousands of Reliance Digital Stores and select partner premises in India will appear as ‘PokéStops’ or ‘Gyms’ in the Pokémon GO game beginning Wednesday, 14 December 2016.
The Pokemon Go phenomenon that gripped the entire nation has come to India nearly 5 months from its official launch. The Reliance Jio SIM customers can download and play Pokemon GO without incurring data charges till 31 March 2017 as part of Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer. On JioChat, The Pokemon players will have access to an exclusive Pokemon Go Channel to enable Pokemon Go players to collaborate and be part of a community of players with daily tips, contests, and clues.
John Hanke, Chief Executive Officer and founder of Niantic said,
We are delighted to partner with Jio to launch Pokémon GO in India. It’s exciting to see Pokémon fans in India step out and explore their neighborhoods in search of Pokémon and Reliance Jio’s disruptive high-speed 4G LTE Network will be an excellent way to experience the game.
Mathew Oommen, President Reliance Jio said,
With over 500 million downloads globally, we are excited to launch Pokémon GO officially in India on the Reliance Jio network. Our partnership with Niantic not only brings access to the Pokémon GO app but also opens the door to more opportunities for our customers to enjoy content on Reliance Jio’s one-of-a-kind mobile broadband network.