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GO! Pokemon Go is out in the UK on iTunes and Google Play

It's here. No more waiting. If you are are in the UK, Pokemon Go (opens in new tab) is available now on your nearest app store. Well, if you've got an iPhone or Google Play that is. It's been a week of complete Pokemon Go madness - with people living in houses that are Pokemon gyms (opens in new tab) and even armed robbery (opens in new tab) - and don't expect the headlines to stop any time soon. 

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If you're looking for any info or tips, we've got a guide to the basics of Pokemon Go (opens in new tab) or a quick set of Pokemon Go tips (opens in new tab) that I wish I'd known before playing. One of them should definitely be bring a battery pack because you're really going to need the extra juice.

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Louise Blain is a journalist and broadcaster specialising in gaming, technology, and entertainment. She is the presenter of BBC Radio 3’s monthly Sound of Gaming show and has a weekly consumer tech slot on BBC Radio Scotland. She can also be found on BBC Radio 4, BBC Five Live, Netflix UK's YouTube Channel, and on The Evolution of Horror podcast. As well as her work on GamesRadar, Louise writes for NME, T3, and TechRadar. When she’s not working, you can probably find her watching horror movies or playing an Assassin’s Creed game and getting distracted by Photo Mode.