How to download a soft launch gaming App on IOS when it’s not available in your country?

Often IOS games are released as a “soft launch” into a a handful of smaller countries/iTunes stores before they are released main stream around the world. This gives developers the chance to test out the new games and gain feedback from a reasonable amount of users and iron out any faults before it’s release worldwide.

To get access to IOS games that are released and are not in your own country, it’s easy enough to create an account / Apple ID for that particular country and download the soft launch. It is free to set up the iTunes account and download free Apps/soft launches. For any paid apps or In-App purchases iTunes gift card codes can be used to put credit into the account.

How to change store location and set up a new Apple ID for a different country?

To set up an account for a different country/region, access to an iPhone or iPad is required. Using the steps below it is easy to create a new account:

  • From the home screen on the iPhone or iPad select “App store”.
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and sign out of an existing iTunes account.
  • Choose any “FREE” App and select “Get”.
  • In the pop up box choose “Create Apple ID”.
  • Follow the set up process to add an email address (this will be the new Apple ID) and password and change the country using the drop down box to “Canada”.
  • Click agree to terms and conditions and select Next.
  • Select “None” under billing details and fill in name, address, phone number (A Google search can help with this) and head to the next page.
  • Apple will send a verification code to the email address provided.
  • Check for the email and confirm the code where requested on the iPad or iPhone.


Purchasing an iTunes gift card code

Once the account is set you can then log in and make any free purchases.

If you then wish to add credit to the account to make paid download purchases or In App purchases you can use iTunes codes to credit the account.

On our website you will find iTunes codes for a wide range of countries. Including some of the popular soft launch countries (Australia, Canada, Finland,Netherlands, mention a few!) All you need to do is click the link below which will direct you to our site, choose the country/amount of credit required and make the purchase. All our iTunes codes are delivered fast, via sms/email once we receive the order.

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