We are very close to the fourth anniversary of Pokémon GO and its developer has announced that for the first time the game will be offline for a while.
Pokémon GO in maintenance
As players get used to new game mechanics without leaving the home of the interactive Pokémon GO game, next June 1 will not be available for maintenance. This was announced by the company in a statement and published on the official account of the game on Twitter.
Trainers, Pokémon GO will be experiencing global downtime for seven hours on Monday, June 1, 2020. From around 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. PDT, the game will be undergoing server maintenance and will be inaccessible to all Trainers. We apologize for any inconvenience that this might cause. pic.twitter.com/mdIeQiaCI5
– Pokémon GO (@PokemonGoApp) May 21, 2020
This maintenance will not last long, as it is expected that they will be Only 7 hours are used to do maintenance. The server will be disconnected so that no person can access it.
The dates and times of the start of maintenance are as follows:
-United States: from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on June 1.
-Spain: from 8:00 p.m. on June 1 to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 2.
-Mexico / Colombia / Peru / Panama / Ecuador: from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on June 1.
-Argentina / Paraguay / Uruguay: from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on June 1.
-Chile / Bolivia / Venezuela: from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, June 1.
How to prepare myself?
For this maintenance, as in any other game, it is important to have the start time contemplated at all times, be patient and avoid falling into misinformation.
Niantic has encouraged players to follow the game’s official social media, as well as registering to receive emails and be aware of all the news and announcements about the game. Such as the announcement of the new forays from home that are already available and everything related to the new Pokécoins.
For the moment the statement does not provide further informationFor this reason, it is a good idea for players to be aware of the Pokémon GO networks to be informed about any data about the update and the details that may come after this first maintenance in the history of Pokémon GO.