Thankfully, we can all finally regress back to that childhood love affair with Pokemon without having to disassociate from the outside world. After lying low for a few years, Pokemon is back and bigger than ever. If you've been living under a rock for the past week, the beloved franchise dropped its newest game, Pokemon GO last Thursday.
The new smartphone app allows players to follow a GPS map to catch their favorite Pokemon out in the real world. Since its release, Pokemon GO has been taking the world by storm, so we decided to join the hype and go find some Pokemon for ourselves. Rest easy, we did not come across any dead bodies in the process, only a healthy serving of knowledge. Here are eight things we inadvertently learned about while playing Pokemon on the River Walk.