Pokémon Go Investors Betting on Nintendo, Gamblers Betting on Lines

Pokémon Go Investors Betting on Nintendo, Gamblers Betting on Lines

Pokémon Go has taken the global world by storm, and casinos are ready to cash in on the Nintendo software’s runaway success. On the basis of the franchise that is popular debuted in 1996, Pokémon Go features augmented reality (AR) game play that challenges users to fully capture Pokémon and train them for battle.

The Pokémon Go Nintendo app has inundated Las vegas, nevada, and also the World Series of Poker at the Rio and at least one other casino are currently providing towards the popular trend that is new. (Image: Pokemon Go Las Vegas/twitter.com)

Pokémon appear through the entire world, and players chase the characters through GPS-enabled location technology. First released on July 6, Pokémon Go has been downloaded more than 15 million times in its first week alone.

The new video gaming craze has quickly attracted the interest of America’s gaming epicenter: Las Vegas. An official Pokémon stop where supplies can be purchased at least one casino is rushing to make its resort.

And overseas, sports publications are looking to money in while the trend is red-hot.

Irish bookmaker PaddyPower ran a line asking if the game would fall from being the most app that is downloaded. Meanwhile, down under in Australia, Sportsbet has a number of wagers. including which politician will first play the overall game, and whether Pokémon Go will overtake Twitter Continue reading