Summertime Saga is an adult-oriented dating simulator game that is hugely popular on Android and PC platforms. Many iOS users have been requesting a way to play this game on their iPhones and iPads running iOS 17.
Unfortunately, there is no official iOS version of Summertime Saga available on the App Store due to Apple’s restrictions on sexually explicit content. However, with some effort, it is possible to install and run Summertime Saga on iOS devices using third-party apps and services.
Here’s the entire process of downloading, installing and running Summertime Saga on your iPhone or iPad updated to the latest iOS 17.
Before you proceed, ensure that your iOS device meets the following requirements:
- iPhone or iPad running iOS 17
- Free storage space of at least 1.5 GB
- Latest version of Safari browser
- Stable internet connection
Additionally, you need access to a computer for the initial setup process.
Step 1: Download Summertime Saga iOS File
Follow these steps to download the iOS file of Summertime Saga:
- Open Safari browser on your iPhone/iPad.
- Visit third-party app storesto download the iOS file for Summertime Saga.
- Tap on the download button to download the 840 MB file to your device.
The downloaded iOS file is a third-party app that provides the full version of Summertime Saga optimized to run on iOS devices.
Step 2: Set Up AltStore
To install third-party IPA files on iOS, you need a platform like AltStore. Follow these steps to set up AltStore:
- Download AltServer on your Mac or Windows computer from this link.
- Connect your iPhone/iPad to your computer and open AltServer.
- Click on “Install AltStore” and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
AltStore will now be available as an app on your home screen.
Step 3: Install Summertime Saga
With AltStore setup on your device, you can now install the Summertime Saga iOS file:
- Open AltStore and tap on the “+” button.
- Select the Summertime Saga iOS file that you downloaded earlier to your device.
- The app will now be installed to your home screen after going through the verification process.
The Summertime Saga icon will appear on your home screen once the installation is finished.
Step 4: Trust the Enterprise Certificate
Before you can launch the installed Summertime Saga app, there is one last step. Follow these instructions:
- Go to Settings -> General -> VPN & Device Management
- Under Enterprise App, tap on the developer profile for Summertime Saga.
- Tap on Trust and confirm your selection.
This will verify and trust the third-party enterprise certificate used to sign the Summertime Saga iOS file.
Launch the Game
You can now open the Summertime Saga app from the home screen of your iOS device. The game should launch without any issues.
The initial loading of the game assets might take a bit longer. After that, you will see the familiar main menu of Summertime Saga. You can start a new game or load existing saves to resume your progress.
Getting Summertime Saga running on an iPhone or iPad requires some initial effort. But once set up, you can enjoy the full uncensored gameplay just like the Android version.