iSpoofer Shut Down? Best Alternative to iSpoofer Pokémon Go

Posted on February 9, 2021 - By Fucosoft | Follow YouTube, Twitter to Get More Information.

The whole point of Pokémon Go is to collect as many Pokémon in a given day. Doing this is much easier when you live in the city than in rural areas simply because there are more Pokémon and Pokestops to explore. It can however be extremely challenging to do the same in some rural areas.

But there are some ways to fix this problem and find as many Pokémon and Pokestops as you want no matter where you are. One of the best ways to do that is to use a geo-spoofing app like iSpoofer, which will trick Pokémon Go into thinking that you are in a different location.

But does iSpoofer work? In this article, we’ll take a look at iSpoofer for Pokémon Go and whether or not you can access it. We will also share with you a better alternative to use if iSpoofer doesn’t work as it should.

Part 1. What is iSpoofer & How to Use iSpoofer?

iSpoofer is s a tool that allows users to mask the GPS location on their devices. Available for both Windows and Mac, this program has long been used to fake the location so that users can access geo-restricted content and play location-based games like Pokémon Go.

To use iSpoofer to fake the GPS location on your device, follow these simple steps:

Step 1: Download and install iSpoofer on your computer. You can find the download link on the program’s main website. Also, ensure that you are running the latest version of iTunes.

ispoofer home screen

Step 2: Open iSpoofer and use USB cable to connect your iPhone to the computer. Unlock the device and wait for iSpoofer to detect the connected device.

ispoofer trust permission

Step 3: iSpoofer will then open a map. Use the search bar at the top to enter the exact location that you want to use or click on the “GPX” button if you would like to import a map manually.

ispoofer map view

Step 4: Select the location on the map and then click “Move” to modify the device’s location to the selected one.

Then, all you have to do now is disconnect your iPhone and open Pokémon Go, then start catching Pokémon in the new location.

Part 2. Is iSpoofer for Pokémon Go Safe?

As popular as location spoofing has become, it is still worth noting that there is the real possibility of getting your account banned for faking the location in the game. But if you are able to do it without getting caught, you an enjoy spoofing and collect as many Pokémon as you want in the new location.

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To avoid getting caught, we recommend using a geo-spoofing tool like iSpoofer in moderation. For example, it may not be a good idea to teleport to a location that would ordinarily take hours to go to in few minutes.

You may also want to make sure that you are downloading Pokémon Go only from the official website. There are a lot of third-party platforms out there that offer the wrong version of the program, one that can get your Pokémon Go account banned.

Part 3. Is iSpoofer Pokémon Go Shut Down?

Yes. The iSpoofer team recently announced that they had ended support for the app, which means that iSpoofer is shutting down. They didn’t give a reason for their decision and there is no information as to whether iSpoofer will make a comeback at some point in the future.

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Part 4. Best Alternative to iSpoofer – Fucosoft Location Changer

Since iSpoofer has been shut down and you still want to spoof the location on your iPhone, then we recommend using Fucosoft Location Changer. This tool is one of the best iSpoofer alternative to spoof the location on any iOS device. It is extremely easy to use and you don’t nee to jailbreak you device. Just follow these simple steps:


To begin with, download and install Fucosoft iPhone Location Spoofer on to your computer. It is available for both Mac and Windows.

get started

Step 1. Launch the program and click on “Get Started”. Then plug your iPhone to the computer with the lightning cable.

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Step 2. Wait for the program to detect the connected device. Then choose the “Two-spot Mode” option in the upper-right corner.

Step 3: Now, you will need set your preferred destination and then set the speed and the number of trips you want to make between the two points. Click “Move” to begin simulating the movement.

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Part 5. How to Spoof GPS in Pokémon Go for Android

Spoofing the GPS location in Pokémon Go for Android is much easier than it is for iOS devices. This is because Google allows users to mock the location of Android device using location spoofing apps. Just follow these simple steps to setup your Android device to use one of the available mock location apps:

Step 1: To begin with, you need to enable the Developer options on your Android device to turn on the Mock Location feature. To do that, head to Settings > About Phone and tap the “Build Number” seven times.

enable developer options

Step 2: Go back to your Android phone’s Settings > Developer Options to turn on the “Mock Location”.

android allow mock locations

Step 3: Open Google Play Store and install any reliable mock location app like Fake GPS Free to your Android device.

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Step 4: Navigate to Settings > Developer Options again and set Fake GPS as the mock location app to spoof location.

select mock location app

Step 5: Now launch the Fake GPS app and enter the location that you wish to use for Pokémon Go.

fake gps location android

There are many other location spoofing apps available on the Play Store that you could use and they all work the same way. To get the GPS location back to the default, simply restart your Android device.

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