What is with the Pokémon Go Obsession?

Is Pokémon Go the answer to America's obesity problem? via The Guardian

Is Pokémon Go the answer to America's obesity problem?
via The Guardian

Is this the world's most dangerous game? Fears new Pokemon Go app craze could be used by paedophiles to lure unsuspecting young players via The Daily Mail

Is this the world's most dangerous game? Fears new Pokemon Go app craze could be used by paedophiles to lure unsuspecting young players
via The Daily Mail

THE BASICS: Dave Schilling of The Guardian writes that Pokemon Go separates itself from other video games by forcing us to leave the house to play it, and to explore our surroundings, whereas Steph Cockroft of Daily Mail claims that with such a heavy focus on the screen, the game’s users have become victims to bodily injuries, and with the game’s ‘lure’ aspect, players are more prone in becoming targets to robbers and pedophiles.