It’s old news that Pokémon Go is now the supreme ruler of the universe, however, what isn’t so old is this bizarre rumour sparking some heated debate in Japan – can pets see your Pokémon?
According to Mashable, Pokémon Go was only released in Japan last Friday, but already fans have noticed that their pets seem to be staring in awe at their on-screen Pokémons in real life. Spooky.
And, of course, this article would not be complete without some solid ‘proof’ that pets can definitely, definitely see your Pokémon.
Thankfully, bewildered Japanese players flooded social media with crucial evidence showing their pets’ superpowers:
— 倉持ｷｮｰﾘｭｰ（日）東M13a (@kyoryu_kuramo) July 22, 2016
If only my goldfish could point me towards the nearest Kabutops – then I’d really believe!
Joseph Loftus is a Gold Standard NCTJ journalist with four years experience working for international and regional press.
As well as working for UNILAD and LADbible, Joseph has worked as Liverpool Correspondent for Unsigned & Independent Magazine, as well as stints with the Liverpool Echo and Warrington Guardian.