20 facts about Pokémon Go5 min read

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Jonathan Greenstein

American football playing individual|Patriots fan|Aspiring author & blogger|Thinks of himself as a bit of an entrepreneur|Ever hungry mind that is always willing to share|All round swell guy | Twitter - @J_Greenstein

It’s been one of the most talked about games in recent times. Love it or hate it, Pokémon Go is now a cultural phenomenon. Here are 20 facts about Pokémon Go that you may not have known.

1 – According to Google, Pokémon Go in more popular than porn.

That’s right. You read that correctly. According to Google, searches for Pokémon Go has surpassed the internet’s previously most successful search term.

2- Pikachu can be your starting Pokémon.

This isn’t the easier thing to accomplish but with persistence and patients, you can do it. When you start up the game for the first time, ignore the 3 starter Pokémon (Charmander, Squirtle and Bulbasaur) four times. On the fifth time they reappear, they will be joined by a little yellow, electric friend.

3 – We should have all bought Nintendo stock prior to the launch.

Yes. Since Pokémon Go’s launch, Nintendo’s value has risen to over $20 billion. That’s bigger than Sony! Bear in mind, Sony is the company that is currently dominating the console market with the PlayStation 4.

4 – Pokémon Go and chill?

According to online tracking services, within 3 days of Pokémon Go was initially released, it was installed on 5.16% of all Android devices in the US. That’s more installs than Tinder!

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American football playing individual|Patriots fan|Aspiring author & blogger|Thinks of himself as a bit of an entrepreneur|Ever hungry mind that is always willing to share|All round swell guy | Twitter - @J_Greenstein

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