The much anticipated Pokemon Go was officially released in the UK yesterday, after being released in the USA a week ago. It’s already hit the headlines, and this I’ll be giving you a Pokemon Go sex in the news special, from unlikely pokestops to porn.
Pokemon Go officially beat porn as the most searched internet term
Porn, the king of internet searches, was recently unseated by “Brexit” after the UK referendom. It soon took back it’s crown, but was shortly beaten by the release of Pokemon Go which is still going strong in searches.
Tube site YouPorn showed their admiration by tweeting a gym badge to congratulate Nintendo, however Nintendo has yet to respond.
Congratulations @NintendoAmerica! You've broken the Internet. Pokemon Go is officially more popular than porn! pic.twitter.com/GrR1nUGV8p
— YouPorn Katie (@YouPorn) July 11, 2016
Pokemon Go also rocketed to the top spot of most downloaded game app, beating Candy Crush and Clash of Clans. It’s also overtaken the dating app giant Tinder and is set to be more popular than Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.
Full story here
Pokémon GO sex shop stumble
As pokestops are put up in places of interest, an adult themed store in Plymouth has seen a confusing rise in footfall.
Staff were bemused as players came in asking about pokemon, of which the owner says no related items are stocked.
A staff member told the Metro: “I have noticed. There are people coming in talking about it. I didn’t know what they were talking about, as I’m not really into games.”
Full story here.
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