Tag Archive: PokéStops

Nearly 8,000 U.S. Starbucks are now PokéStops or Pokémon Gyms

Latte, extra hot, with a Pikachu.

First it was Sprint, and now Starbucks and The Pokémon Company are teaming up to make over 7,800 of the company’s popular coffee stores and meeting places into either PokéStops or Gyms.

The news comes as Niantic and The Pokémon Company try to prevent the inevitable winter participation drop in a game that relies on people having to trek outside. For much of the U.S., where both the Sprint  [Read More…]

Pokémon/Starbucks partnership turns over 7,800 coffee shops into PokéStops

Love to play Pokémon GO and you’re also a big fan of Starbucks’ yummy coffee? Then you’ll be thrilled to know that the Pokémon Company and the hot beverage giant are teaming up to transform over 7,800 coffee shops across US into PokéStops and Gyms. Winter is coming so the Pokémon Company and Niantic are

Sprint cozies up with Pokémon Go, turns over 10,000 stores into PokéStops

Stock up on cases and Poké Balls at your closest Sprint store.

The Pokémon Company has announced that over 10,000 Sprint, Boost Mobile and “Sprint at Radioshack” locations will become PokéStops and Gyms over the next few weeks.

As “the first Pokémon Go United States partner,” Sprint will be able to leverage Pokémon Go’s ongoing popularity to bring people into stores, allowing them to not only top up their Poké Ball reserves, but also their phones at in-store charging  [Read More…]