Forget Pikachu — everyone wants to catch the love bug.
Pokémon Go has already succeeded in getting people to exercise and explore the outdoors, and now it’s getting us to go on dates, too!
Even stars like Justin Bieber, John Mayer, Demi Lovato and Tyga are hooked on the game.
However, there have been several scary incidents stemming from the app: thieves have targeted players using the location features, two men fell off a cliff while searching for the characters, and a teen found a dead body while hunting for water Pokémon.
"Time" magazine reports that a man who depends on his wife’s income is five times more likely to cheat than a man with an equal wage.
According to Zak, testosterone conflicts with the monogamous effects of the hormone oxytocin in the brain, and higher testosterone levels make a man’s cost-benefit analysis consider situations that are more current and self-focused.
Husbands with high testosterone levels may go on dating sites to satisfy immediate hormonal urges that suppress the effect of hormones that promote monogamy.
We hope PokéDates will bring singles together to experience the joy of the game and explore their city while getting to know one another,” Sarah Press, Project Fixup CEO, said in a statement, according to Business Insider.
Since Pokémon Go launched earlier this month, it has completely captivated the country and broken records as the fastest mobile game to hit 10 million downloads.