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PewDiePie rakes in $11.3m profit

PewDiePie is a multimillionaire thanks to his YouTube earnings.

PewDiePie's company made the announcement following controversy over payments for video game promotion.

Pokemon Go: Is the hype over?

Pokemon Go: Is the hype starting to fade?

At the height of its popularity Pokemon Go eclipsed porn, news and weather in search term popularity.

Nintendo NX will be portable

The upcoming Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild has been confirmed to be coming to NX.

It will be a powerful tablet that allows gaming on the go while also connecting to a television for big-screen experiences.

Tutor quits to be Pokemaster

Sophia Pedraza quit her $3700 a month job to try and make a career out of playing Pokemon.

Sophia Pedraza quit her $3700 a month job to try and make a career out of playing Pokemon.

What's next for Pokemon Go

The company has only put in "probably a 10th" of the features that it had imagined into the game so far.

Pokémon Go may be taking the world by storm, but that doesn't mean it's resting on its laurels.

Attenborough 'narrates' Pokemon Go

Sir David Attenborough: "Bats, with their fluttering zigzag flight are not easy targets."

The voice of the world's leading wildlife presenter has been mashed with a Pokemon Go video.

Man catches all US Pokemon

Nick Johnson said he spent between six and 10 hours each night walking the streets of New York looking for Pokemon.

The achievement is one of the latest bits of Pokemon news. Elsewhere, a Beyonce fan lashes out and Oliver Stone issues a warning.

Kiwi Game Jam success

The ACG Yoobee Kiwi Game Jam in Wellington.

'They wander amongst us' was theme of 48 hour game jam in Wellington.

Pokemon fever hits the Hutt

A wild Krabby appeared at the Stokes Valley library!

Pokemon fever well and truly hit the Hutt Valley over the July school holidays.

The man behind Pokemon Go

John Hanke has been compared to Steve Jobs.

John Hanke has been called an eccentric genius and compared to Steve Jobs.

Pokemon hard on relationships

Pokemon Go is bringing couples together.

It might pay to think twice before bringing Squirtles and Pidgeys into the relationship.

One theme, 50 gamers, 48 hours

The challenge is to design a new game in 48 hours.

Pokemon Go's the talk of the town, but in just 48 hours these designers hope to make something even better.

Pokemon No-Go in Saudi Arabia

The religious edict is an update to an existing ban on the Pokemon card and video games.

Saudi clerics have issued a ban on Pokemon Go, declaring the game a form of gambling.

Pokemon Go: tips and tricks

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 20:  Pokemon GO players meet at Sydney Opera House on July 20, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. The ...

Want to capture that rare Pokemon and become a Pokemon master. Here are some handy hints to help you on your way.

Players undeterred by rain

The Opera House hosted a Pokemon gathering on July 20, 2016, adding lures to all nearby Pokestops.

Pokemon Go players weather the storm for a hunt at the Sydney Opera House.

Pokemon Go back in NZ

Pokemon Go players found themselves at a loss when the game went offline.

Pokemon Go is back online in New Zealand, but servers are still down in many other regions.

Pokemon used to lure fugitives

A rare Charizard Pokemon has  apparently been detected at a police station in New Hampshire, US.

Rare Pokemon character detected at police station. Will app-loving criminals try to catch it?

Park or PokeStop?

Pokemon GO fan Sabrina Rae, 8, takes part in a hunt for the invisible monsters during an event in Blenheim over the weekend.

Families and nostalgic young adults gathered to capture digital creatures flitting through trees and hovering above a fountain in Blenheim on Saturday.

Baboon captures iPhone video

The baboon smashes the iPhone on a rock.

The Pokemon fan dropped his phone into the enclosure, and the primate gleefully smashed it to bits.

Pokemon Go players flood into town

The app thinks Sokcho is in North America.

A seaside town in S Korea has seen an epic tourism boom thanks to a technical glitch.

Safer gaming app for kids

Pokemon GO meet ups were held across the country on Saturday.

Wellington City Council is trialling new GPS gaming app that's safer for kids than Pokemon Go.

Mini NES console announced

The Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System, shown alongside an extra controller.

A mini version of the classic Nintendo NES game console is coming to NZ in November.

Get off my lawn, Pokemon!

Some frustrated property owners want their locations in the fictional Poke-verse removed.

Frustrated property owners want their locations in the fictional Poke-verse removed.

Korea an obstacle for Pokemon

South Koreans can't play Pokemon Go because it relies on Google Maps which isn't available in the country.

South Koreans can't play Pokemon Go because it relies on Google Maps which isn't available in the country.

Stop catching Pokemon here

The augmented reality mobile game "Pokemon Go" by Nintendo is shown on a smartphone screen in this photo illustration ...

It's "extremely inappropriate" in a memorial dedicated to the victims of Nazism.

Trapped by Pokemon frenzy

Brooklyn's wind turbine is apparently a great place to catch Pokemon.

A carload of Pokemon Go players had to call for help after getting stuck at the Brooklyn wind turbine.

YouTubers paid for positive reviews

Felix Kielberg, better known as PewDiePie, didn't clearly disclose sponsorship when plugging games.

PewDiePie, as well as other influencers, didn't clearly disclose sponsorship when plugging games.

Why I despise Pokemon Go

The augmented reality mobile game "Pokemon Go"  is at the top of the app charts.

I hate it with the futile, frustrated passion of anyone who hates an approaching trend and knows that it will swamp them.

Pokemon Go: 5 things you didn't know

The game has sparked warnings about safety, amid reports of injuries, trespassing, and the discovery of a dead body.

Yes, the app does have access to a huge amount of your personal data. And that's not all.

ACC puts an end to Pokemon Go hype video

Oh god.

OPINION: ACC releases tragic Pokemon Go video, officially ending what had been a fun thing for thousands of people.

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