The augmented-reality smartphone game “Pokemon Go” has become a global phenomenon with millions of people playing it in public parks, streets and shops.
It also has amused late-night comedians who have cracked many jokes at the expense of fans of the game.
Among the comics making fun of “Pokemon Go” are Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers and Conan O’Brien. What follows is a summary of jokes those late-night talk-show hosts have made about the hit game.
Conan: According to the police, robbers have been ambushing people playing Pokemon Go by luring them to remote locations. The item most commonly reported stolen is any chance at a real adulthood.
Conan: The guy is going to be OK, but in California, a man playing Pokemon Go was stabbed. The man said, “It was terrifying, my lack of a life flashed before my eyes.”
Conan: The game Pokemon Go is actually making people visit remote, potentially dangerous areas. On the bright side, they finally found a way to get people to attend the Rio Olympics.
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Source: Technology – IBD