The app has taken over our social media feeds, many family walks and social gatherings, but is this a good thing? Many think it is.
If you are not familiar with Pokémon Go, it’s an app that you can download for free from Google Play or Apple’s App Store. It enables the user to search for Pokémon in the real world by using their smartphone’s Internet and GPS signal. So this means to get the best Pokémon such as a Dragonite, Charizard or even a Pikachu, you will need to venture outside.
We spoke to Hannah, 27, about her experiences with the phenomenon:
“If it wasn’t for this game, I probably wouldn’t have left the house today.
I wouldn’t have walked 5.5km, found a massive park half an hour from my house, made friends with a dog at the park, I probably wouldn’t have even gone out for a morning coffee.
Instead I’ve spent four hours today exploring the real...