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Ep. 6: What’s the big deal with Pokemon Go?



Episode 6: What’s the big deal with Pokemon Go? Since its launch late last week, Pokemon Go has taken the US by storm. Wondering what all the fuss is about? Not into Pokemon? Not a gamer? The Mindset Digital team breaks it down for you, soup-to-nuts style: What is Pokemon Go, why is everybody playing, and what can we learn from the sudden success of this app? Two quick corrections: Pokemon was originally released on the Nintendo Gameboy Advanced, not the Nintendo DS There are initially 150 Pokemon in Pokemon Go, not 250 Links: Quick tips for playing Pokemon Go http://www.techinsider.io/pokemon-go-tips-and-tricks-2016-7 Pokemon Go FAQ http://www.polygon.com/2016/7/6/12105992/pokemon-go-guide-faq-ios-android Pokemon Go: The Data behind America’s latest obsession https://www.similarweb.com/blog/pokemon-go What is really behind the Pokemon Go craze? (Washington Post) https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/07/12/what-is-really-behind-the-pokemon-go-craze/ Like it or not, we are part of the