Pokemon Go is like a virus that spreads rapidly. Released just over a week, games (game) hunting this monster has already been downloaded by 10 million users of Android devices. So, what makes these games so loved?
According to a mobile product manager named Christopher Nheu, there are three things that make the players addicted to Pokemon Go around the world.
Anything? Here’s the explanation.
1. Connection and Nostalgia Of Pokemon
As well as Power Rangers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Transformers, which was launched entertainment for kids in the ’90s provides its own nostalgia for adults today.
Pokemon is known to have considerable popularity, either through video games, card games, and cartoons. Therefore, a lot of players Pokemon Go back to reminisce with the presence of these games.
2. Social Pressure to Play
In addition to the reasons from within oneself, pressure from outside could also be one of the causes someone addicted to Pokemon Go.
In this case, the players Pokemon Go affected because many of their friends are uploading pictures Pokemon in social media.
In the United States, the majority of people using smartphones and download Pokemon Go for free so make others affected to do the same.
3. Emerging Pokeball So Gift Admitted
Once downloaded, according Nheu, players will consistently running at once touching the phone’s screen. This activity is commonplace people in their daily life, such as playing phones while walking.
Because of its activity is similar to daily activities, then people become accustomed and feels odd if it does not perform these activities.
Additionally, players will receive a prize of finding new Pokemon if it has run out of the house.