Find the Charmander to Your Pikachu With 'Pokémon Go,' the Greatest Dating App


There are more people using Pokémon Go since it launched last Thursday than there are users on Instagram, Tinder, Hinge, WhatsApp, and SnapChat. And as every other tech advance finds its sexy version (hello, VR), so too has Pokémon Go found its place among singles: it's the latest, greatest, unintended dating app.

Because its AR gameplay forces outside activity, Pokémon Go is creating more IRL connections than Happn -- and offers a far superior way to strike up conversation than that awkward, forced litany of compliments you were trying on people in the bar last Friday after your fourth mojito. Check out this video and take in the full potential for this game to change the dating landscape for good.

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