'You realise how ridiculous the whole thing is', says the man who played Pokémon Go without a phone

'You realise how ridiculous the whole thing is', says the man who played Pokémon Go without a phone

Have you played Pokémon Go yet?

Monday, July 18, 2016

Writer Oobah Butler didn't want to be left behind in the Pokémon Go craze, but his phone wasn't good enough to play the game.

Determined to take part in the craze, he decided to play the popular game without his phone - dressing up as a Pokémon character and taking out his Pokéball. He then went on a trip around London, alongside those who were playing on their phones.

Take a listen to the full interview to find out more about his journey of discovery.