GungHo soars as new game fuels dreams of Pokemon Go-like hit

2018-06-27 10:41

GungHo Online Entertainment has jumped the most in six months after a new title from the maker of Puzzle & Dragons franchise stoked hopes for a Pokemon Go-like hit.

Prosecutors say the father of the 4-year-old boy rescued by the 'Spider-Man of Paris' was playing Pokémon Go at the time

2018-05-29 18:23

The father, who took longer than expected to return from the supermarket, said he got caught up playing Pokémon Go, the once-popular augmented reality game.

A year on: Pokemon GO developers want trading and player battles

2017-07-09 14:01

It has been a year since the short-lived smash-hit Pokemon Go app was initially released, with developers adamant of retaining audience through new Pokemon and app functionality.

Pokemon Go players twice as likely to walk 10 000 steps a day

2017-03-09 11:23

Overweight or sedentary people seem to benefit most from Pokemon Go, in which players walk to various physical locations in the real world to catch virtual Pokemon.

Zuma, Guptas and Pokémon Go among Google’s top 2016 searches

2016-12-14 11:12

From Mandoza to Mall of Africa, internet giant Google has highlighted South Africa’s most searched for topics on the popular search engine.

It's finally a go for Pokémon gaming hit in SA

2016-10-05 14:18

Smartphone gaming hit Pokémon Go has officially been launched in South Africa after months of locals playing the game through unofficial downloads.

Former police officer draws gun on trespassing Pokémon Go player

2016-09-02 18:16

Authorities have said a South Florida man who is a former police officer drew a gun on a driver when he pulled into the man's driveway to play Pokémon Go.

Pokemon-themed porn is on the rise

2016-08-24 07:51

Pokemon porn is on the increase following the success of the Pokemon Go mobile game

Pokémon Go cheaters will get banned, developer warns

2016-08-19 13:11

Pokémon Go developers say they will terminate accounts that show clear signs of cheating.

Man, 20, killed while playing Pokémon Go at tourist attraction

2016-08-08 08:20

A college student has been shot and killed while playing Pokémon Go at a popular tourist attraction in San Francisco.


Pokémon trading has finally come to Pokémon Go — but there's a huge catch, and players are frustrated

2018-06-22 15:37

The bad news: You have to be a certain level — at least for now.

A Ghostbusters smartphone game similar to 'Pokémon Go' is coming out this year

2018-02-25 12:25

"Ghostbusters World" will be released on both iOS and Android.

Russian blogger goes on trial for hunting Pokemon in church

2017-03-14 05:59

Russia put a blogger on trial on charges of offending religious believers and fomenting hatred by posting a video online that showed him hunting Pokemon in a church.

Pokemon Go lands on Apple Watch

2016-12-23 10:47

The wildly popular mobile game "Pokemon Go" is coming to the Apple Watch, squashing rumors its maker Niantic was scrapping such plans

Russian court to detain blogger who played 'Pokemon Go' in church

2016-10-28 14:54

A court in the Russian city of Yekaterinburg has moved to detain a blogger who was under house arrest pending trial for playing 'Pokemon Go' in a church.

Fewer players of mobile gaming hit Pokémon Go are making in-app purchases since July this year, says a study.

Fewer players of mobile gaming hit Pokémon Go are making in-app purchases since July this year, says a study.

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Driver kills woman in car crash while playing Pokemon GO

2016-08-25 06:56

A driver has been arrested for killing a female pedestrian and injuring another while playing Pokemon Go behind the wheel.

Pokémon Go is starting to lose the battle for mobile mindshare, according to researchers.

Pokémon Go is starting to lose the battle for mobile mindshare, according to researchers.

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Gaming in the classroom: what we can learn from Pokémon GO technology

2016-08-16 16:45

Gaming and education - two words parents wouldn't usually use in the same sentence. This concept, however, is turning out to be quite beneficial and a rather dynamic method of teaching children.

9 cool things to do after you vote

2016-08-03 09:52

We help you have a little fun with a list of easy activities from bread making to netflix and chill.

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