Watch MMA Fighter Pretend to Catch Opponent in Poke Ball
This is great.
MMA fighter Michael "Venom" Page is apparently just the latest person to get caught up in the Pokemon Go craze.
At tonight's Bellator MMA match in London, Page knocked down his opponent with a brutal knee kick and then proceeded to celebrate in Pokemon style. Watch as he tosses a Poke Ball at his opponent, Evangelista Santos (via Kotaku).
Pokemon Go, as you might have heard, is game where you catch Pokemon in the real world. It's taking the world by storm, and, presumably due to the popularity, its servers have been unstable. Just today, players reported that the servers went down, though they appear to be back up now.
Trainers! We have been working to fix the #PokemonGO server issues. Thank you for your patience. We'll post an update soon.— Pokémon GO (@PokemonGoApp) July 16, 2016
The issues causing the server problems have been identified. Trainers should once again be able to search for Pokémon in the real world.— Pokémon GO (@PokemonGoApp) July 17, 2016
In other news about Pokemon Go, it launched today in 26 new markets. These include the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, and Switzerland.
For more on Pokemon Go, check out GameSpot's review.
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