Pokemon Go lagging or slow today? You aren't alone

From one of the favorite cartoon characters, to a game with a huge fandom. When it comes to popular mobile games, Pokemon Go is one name that players still love despite the fact that it’s been in business for more than three years – a time span in which many other big shots joined the league.

Something new or the other keeps coming up every now and then, credits to Niantic for frequent in-game events and other stuff. Take for example the upcoming World Tourism Day, which is likely to bring along new quests as per the latest leaks.

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But all days are not that good. All excitement aside, we are getting to see a lot of reports about the game lagging and acting incredibly slow. Micro-blogging site Twitter and online discussion platform Reddit are populated with with such reports. Following are some for you to take a quick glance at:


What about you? Are you also experiencing Pokemon Go lag issues lately? If so, then for the time being, find solace in the fact that you ain’t the only one troubled. As for the game dev’s take on this, nothing official has come from Niantic as yet.

Rest assured, we are keeping a continuous tab on the matter, and will update the story as and when any further development comes to our sight. So stay hooked up.

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