It will be called “Pokemon Sleep” and the concept is attractive but the details are few: the Pokemon Company, a subsidiary of the Japanese giant Nintendo, announced Wednesday the launch in 2020 of a mysterious game that we can indulge in while sleeping.
- After hunting Pikachu and other imaginary creatures in real life thanks to Pokemon Go, which has won millions of followers since its release in 2016, “we are now interested in the sleep” of players, said the president of the company Tsunekazu Ishihara in front of the press in Tokyo.
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An accelerometer to track sleep
This time, “our goal is to make sleep an entertainment,” said Ishihara. He did not disclose anything, but what we do know is that it will be accompanied by a portable accessory designed by Nintendo. The “Pokemon Go plus” will be equipped with an accelerometer to track the player’s sleep, data then transmitted to his smartphone via Bluetooth.
Like its elder, the “Pokemon Go plus” which is put on the wrist, it will also make it possible to leave in search of the mythical monsters during the day, before collapsing with fatigue at night, under the watchful eye of Pokemon Sleep, praised the company.
Pokemon madness since 1996
- The popularity of Pokemon (“pocket monsters”), become icons of world pop culture, has never wavered since their first steps in a video game in 1996 on the legendary Game Boy console, followed by a cartoon broadcast on television and trading cards and trading with friends.
- The launch of Pokemon Go had resulted in afrenzy. The game is based on augmented reality, a technology that brings up virtual elements in the real world and uses geolocation to allow its users to catch small fictional characters.
Three years ago, the authorities of many countries launched calls for vigilance and recalled the basic security rules in public space, some users taking reckless risks to get their hands on Pokemon.