Trainers to catch rare Pokémon and take part in activities at six hotspots around Tainan
By: Sylvia Teng, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
Tainan is one of three cities around the world selected for the Pokémon GO City Spotlight on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The other two cities to hold the event are Auckland, New Zealand, and Busan, South Korea.
With developer Niantic's launch of the one-day event, the participating cities are hoping it will encourage people to go outdoors and boost the local economy. Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-cher (王偉哲) said during a press event last week that all Pokémon GO players are welcomed to catch rare Pokémon as well tour the city and enjoy the local cuisine.
In light of the ongoing pandemic, six areas have been designated as hotspots in order to limit the size of crowds: [FULL STORY]