Pokemon GO slips to #2 position on iOS free charts in U.S., thanks to Bitmoji

Pokemon GO has been bumped into the second position on the overall iOS free charts in the U.S.. This is thanks to the Bitmoji Keyboard, which just added in support for Snapchat. I'm sure that Pokemon GO is going to retake the top spot soon once the Bitmoji fans subside, but it's important to also point out that Pokemon GO still sits at number 1 on the top grossing charts.

Playing Pokemon GO via the Vufine headset

The Vufine is a Kickstarted headpiece that lets you stream your phone up to your eye. Here we can see the devs using the Vufine to play some Pokemon GO. I don't know how practical it really is, but I guess it could be fun!

Pokemon GO live-streaming player gets swatted while playing in the park

Man, this stuff is getting absolutely insane. What is it that makes people think that diverting cop resources to fake threats like this is a good idea? Also, it's completely unsafe for people around the area, depending on how things go down. Absolutely disgusting behavior.

Gunman shot by Pokemon GO player he tried to rob

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A gunman and his underage driver tried to rob a group of people playing the popular Pokemon Go game, triggering a shootout after one of the players pulled out his own weapon at a Las Vegas park that has become a hot spot for virtual creature hunting.

The incident early Monday marked the latest illustration of unintended consequences in everyday life due to the booming popularity of the GPS-powered "augmented reality" game.

Las Vegas police spokeswoman Laura Meltzer said the shooting left a Pokemon player and the would-be armed robber hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. Charges are expected against both that suspect and the juvenile who was driving the SUV.

Full report here

FAST Racing Neo - upcoming DLC detailed

FAST Racing NEO sees players race through a futuristic sci-fi world at incredible speeds, putting their skills to the test in anti-gravity vehicles. With a challenging single-player mode, four-player split-screen or eight-player online, pilots race through dense jungle areas, futuristic cities, abandoned mines in the depths of the earth, and finally up into the stratosphere and beyond.

There’ll be even more tracks to enjoy with the Nintendo eShop Selects version of this release, as the eight downloadable courses contained in the upcoming NEO Future Pack will be included on the disc. The NEO Future Pack will also be made available for owners of the download version to purchase from 30th September. Some of these tracks will also be present at this year’s Gamescom show in August, allowing players to see them in all their high-octane glory.

Tadpole Treble hitting Wii U on Aug. 11th

Ambition of the Slimes due out Aug. 11th in NA/EU