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Niantic cancels European Pokémon Go gatherings after Chicago fiasco

July 31st, 2017

Enlarge / Much of Europe will have to wait for Niantic’s planned Safari Zone events.

Niantic’s first attempt at a live Pokémon Go gathering in Chicago last week went so badly that attendees are organizing a class-action lawsuit after shoddy cell reception prevented most of the 20,000 attendees from playing the game during the paid event. In the wake of that fiasco, the Pokémon Go developers are postponing long-planned similar events in Copenhagen, Prague, Stockholm, and Amsterdam that were set for the coming weeks.

In a statement, Niantic said the European “Safari Zone” events originally scheduled for August 5 and 12 would be pushed back to some time in the fall “in order to guarantee the best possible gameplay experience for European Trainers.” Other events planned for France, Spain, and Germany will still take place in September, however, and a “Pikachu Outbreak” planned for Yokohama, Japan will still take place in August.

The Safari Zone events were billed as a chance for European players to catch Pokémon that rarely or never show up in the region and to team up for multiplayer battles against Raid Bosses. “As a special surprise, we understand that some Pokémon that are rarely seen in Europe will be appearing soon in certain European cities for a brief time,” Niantic writes by way of apology. “We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you understand that our priority is to ensure a great experience for Pokémon Go Trainers in Europe and around the world.

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PIL filed in Court to Ban ‘Pokémon Go’ in India for Hurting Religious Sentiments

September 9th, 2016

Pokémon GO has yet not been officially launched in India, but the location-based augmented reality game has already fueled a privacy debate and request for Ban.

Isn’t that weird?

A Gujarat resident, Alay Anil Dave has recently filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Gujarat High Court against Niantic, developers of Pokémon Go, over allegations that the game is hurting religious

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PIL filed in Court to Ban ‘Pokémon Go’ in India for Hurting Religious Sentiments

September 9th, 2016

Pokémon GO has yet not been officially launched in India, but the location-based augmented reality game has already fueled a privacy debate and request for Ban.

Isn’t that weird?

A Gujarat resident, Alay Anil Dave has recently filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Gujarat High Court against Niantic, developers of Pokémon Go, over allegations that the game is hurting religious

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Pokémon GO: PoodleCorp threatens DDoS outage on August 1

July 18th, 2016

The group doesn’t seem to be claiming responsibility for the Pokémon GO network’s struggles last weekend, but the group is openly threatening a DDoS on 01 August 2016.

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Convicted child predator arrested for allegedly playing Pokémon GO with kids

July 18th, 2016

…in violation of his probation terms … on the lawn outside the county courthouse … which houses the probation department.

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Pokémon GO — 6 Important Things You Should Know Before Playing this Game

July 18th, 2016

Pokémon GO launched just two weeks ago, and people have been getting crazy to catch ’em all.

Users, on an average, are spending more time engaged with the new Pokémon GO app than any other apps like Snapchat.

But, before downloading and playing Nintendo’s new location-based augmented reality game, users are required to keep the following points in their minds:

1. Unofficial Pokémon GO app

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