This week on VGS….
Pokemon GO has increased the stock price of Nintendo by 4.5 billion dollars, millions of people are playing the game but what do we really know about this new phenomenon?
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The team will examine the Top 10 most LUDICROUS instances where this new game has penetrated popular culture from hate groups engaging in Pokemon rhetoric to idiotic Torontonians jumping on subway tracks for online views! Like this vine star trying to start a riot.
When you look at what a game like Pokemon GO offers in terms of augmented reality it seems almost too good to be true! We asked the team what other games would benefit from the online treatment? The developers behind the game have suggested that Game of Thrones world would work well. What do you think?
Pokemon GO will leave a damaging mark on all of the games I hold dear for all time. Host Andy Borkowski takes the reigns and explains why this multi-billion dollar cash infusion to the video game industry will create a new market place that will leave triple A titles in the dust.
Do you think the popularity of this simple game will be too tempting for other publishers not to ape?