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Japan Issues Actual Safety Warning for Impatient Pokémon Gamers
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Japan Issues Actual Safety Warning for Impatient Pokémon Gamers

The country's National Center for Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity (NISC) issued nine instructions to users of the mobile game.
Nintendo Shares are Getting Destroyed as the Pokémon Go Effect Wears Off
Nintendo

Nintendo Shares are Getting Destroyed as the Pokémon Go Effect Wears Off

The amazing ride of Nintendo shares, fueled by the wild spread of the smartphone game Pokémon Go, appears to be over.
Pokemon Go: You Don't Have to be a Gamer to Get into the Game
Marketing Bootcamp

Pokemon Go: You Don't Have to be a Gamer to Get into the Game

Marketing is a spectator sport and it's important to learn what other brands are doing in the marketplace.
Jim Joseph
Japanese Gamers Left Waiting for Pokemon GO's Home Launch
Nintendo

Japanese Gamers Left Waiting for Pokemon GO's Home Launch

Nintendo's shares suffered a rare bad day since Pokemon GO took the world by storm, tumbling 13 percent on the disappointment.
Nintendo's Market Cap Doubles to $42 Billion Since Pokemon GO Launch
Nintendo

Nintendo's Market Cap Doubles to $42 Billion Since Pokemon GO Launch

The phenomenal success of Pokemon GO has triggered massive buying in Nintendo shares, surprising even some seasoned market players.
Success of Pokemon GO Adds Impetus for Change at Nintendo
Nintendo

Success of Pokemon GO Adds Impetus for Change at Nintendo

Until Pokemon GO, a mobile game, was launched just over a week ago, Nintendo had taken every opportunity to say its main focus was still gaming consoles, and games for smartphones were just a means to lure more people to them.
3 Ways to Level Up Your Marketing With Pokemon Go
Marketing Bootcamp

3 Ways to Level Up Your Marketing With Pokemon Go

Catch all the Pokemon masters you can with these three marketing strategies.
Marty Schneck
The 5 Most Ridiculous Pokémon Go Stories of the Week
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The 5 Most Ridiculous Pokémon Go Stories of the Week

With the gaming craze in full swing, the crazy stories are apparently in abundance.
Jason Fell
8 Weird Reasons Pokémon Go Isn't the Game Craze We're Used To
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8 Weird Reasons Pokémon Go Isn't the Game Craze We're Used To

Heavens to Charizard, Nintendo's viral comeback app is making humans pull zany, dangerous stunts, all in pursuit of stupidly adorable Pokémon.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
From the Iranian Revolution to Dealing With Cancer, Here Are Some of the Innovative Games on Display at This Year's Games for Change Festival
Innovation

From the Iranian Revolution to Dealing With Cancer, Here Are Some of the Innovative Games on Display at This Year's Games for Change Festival

The 13-year-old event spotlights digital entertainment made with social impact in mind.
Nina Zipkin
Elon Musk Says We're Likely Living In a Video Game. Are We?
Radicals & Visionaries

Elon Musk Says We're Likely Living In a Video Game. Are We?

Everything you know is probably a simulation. And that's ok.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Watch Bill Gates Shotgun a Demon in a Vintage DOOM Promo
Brain Break

Watch Bill Gates Shotgun a Demon in a Vintage DOOM Promo

Apparently bored with blasting competitors, the Microsoft founder set his sights on splattering evil monsters.
Dan Bova
This VR Company Wants to Add Missile Explosions and Race Cars to Your Workout
Video Games

This VR Company Wants to Add Missile Explosions and Race Cars to Your Workout

VirZOOM has more than $2.5 million in funding and consists of veterans of the game industry.
Stephen J. Bronner