I don’t know if Pokémon GO is as popular as it was a year ago when people were willing to risk traffic accidents to catch those adorkable Pocket Monsters. But apparently people are still playing the mobile game as for the second year in a row Niantic has introduced a special Halloween event from now […]
OH boy! As one of the five last people playing Pokémon Go I’m pretty darn excited by this! Those who stopped playing are missing out as it’s proven that playing increases one’s physical activity by 25%, which was the whole point of the game. For Halloween Pokemon GO has just rolled out spooky spawnings of haunters, cubones […]
As might be expected of an app that has no overt means to help users get laid or harass people in short 140-character bursts, Pokémon Go’s insane popularity is beginning to wane a bit. Although initial downloads quickly surpassed Twitter and Tinder, experts say 15 million people have gotten tired of trying to catch Rattatas […]
I’m staying at the Marriott and there are a jillion PokéStops around here with people dropping lures at all times of day and night. No idea how it’s going to be when the hoard gets here, but for now it’s awesome! I got a cub one at dinner and everyone cheered me! A mankey in […]
Last night at bar con here at Comic-Con a bunch of industry pundits were sitting around trying to figure out some of the smartest people in comics, and the name of Valiant publisher Dinesh Shamdasani came up and even if he didn’t come up with the following idea, hiring whoever did is smart indeed. Valiant […]
Given that its changing the way we interact with the world, as well as launching about 100 million think pieces even as you read this, Pokemon Go is having its SDCC panel moved from a room seating 460 people to the 6000 seat Hall H. Sounds like a sensible choice. The panel will be held […]
Have I walked into objects because I was staring at this game on my phone? Yes. Have I awkwardly captured Pokémon resting near strangers, children, and even babies in public? YES. But here is what I promise you: I promise I will not let Pokémon GO ruin my SDCC etiquette.