Rare Pokemon Sparks Stampede in Taipei

<p>A huge crowd of Pokemon Go players were filmed in a wild chase through the streets of Taipei, Taiwan, for a rare Pokemon on Saturday. <a href="taiwan.huanqiu.com/roll/2016-08/9341622.html"; target="_blank">Local media</a> reported that the Pokemon trainers were rushing to catch a Snorlax that had spawned near Beitou Park.</p><p>The <a href="www.appledaily.com.tw/realtimenews/article/new/20160821/9332; target="_blank">Apple Daily newspaper</a> reported that thousands of Pokemon players had flocked to the area since the game’s launch in Taiwan on August 6, sparking complaints from police and local residents about overcrowding and blocked roads. Credit: Wang Ting Yi (王亭懿)</p>


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