I spent two days in Chicago with thousands of Pokémon Go fans and had a blast — here’s what it was like at this year’s Pokémon Go Fest
- Last week, Niantic held the annual Pokémon Go Fest, a four-day event in Chicago where Pokémon Trainers gathered to catch trade, and battle Pokémon.
- Niantic says that there were tens of thousands of players in attendance, speaking to the continuing popularity of Pokémon Go.
- I went for the first two days of Go Fest, and had a total blast. Here’s what it was like.
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Do people still play Pokémon Go? It’s been 3 years since the AR mobile game was first released, and based on the crowds in Chicago last week (not the mention the recent