Games

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.

Pokemon Go players in danger

Electricity companies are warning Pokemon Go players to stay safe

​Pokemon gamers warned off climbing on electricity substations.

Security risk for Pokemon Go

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

Fans of Pokemon Go could risk inadvertently sharing their Google data when logging into the game.

Pokemon Go is back (for some)

This is what the game would like if it was working. It should be now.

Stupendously popular game is back for many of its users after an hours-long outage.

Rookie's guide to Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go is an augmented reality game that launched in New Zealand for iOS and Android smartphones.

If you're completely mystified by how this game actually works, here are some basics to get you out there.

21 pro Pokemon Go tips

The app doesn't come with many instructions. It's basically up to you to figure out how to play.

The app doesn't come with many instructions. It's basically up to you to figure out how to play.

Building a backstory, brick by brick video

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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NZ Police warn Pokemon Goers

New Zealand Police have warned Pokemon Go players against "going onto private property in search of a cartoon character."

Pokemon Go players have been warned against "going onto private property in search of a cartoon character."

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