Pokémon Go: A Game Changer

In the world of technology, anything is possible. What once confined people inside their favorite gaming room now moves them outside. While enjoying fresh air and sunshine, gamers can now embark on a quest for Pokémon. Hopefully, they won’t be wandering around your favorite secluded outdoor spot in the fall. Here’s one reviewer’s take on this controversial new game.

Will an app (Pokémon Go) based on a ’90s video game go down as a boon for the outdoor industry, or could its directives wreak havoc with our sacred spaces?

Pokémon Go, the smartphone search-and-find game that combines animated characters with GPS-based, real-world environments, has enthralled millions of people around the globe (over 7.5 million in the U.S.) since its launch just last week… [continued]

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Joe Byers has more than 1,000 magazine articles in print and is currently a field editor with Whitetail Journal, Predator Xtreme, Whitetails Unlimited, Crossbow Revolution, and African Hunting Journal magazines. He’s spent the last three decades depicting the thrill of the chase and photographing the majesty of all things wild. Byers is a member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association and numerous other professional and conservation organizations.