Kohei Uchimura Racks Up £3,700 Pokemon Go Bill In Rio

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Japanese Olympia Kohei Unchimura loves Pokémon Go just as much as most of us. Many who have traveled to different countries have found themselves trying to catch Pokémon as the app has different countries have different Pokémon spawns.

During their current trip to Rio for the 2016 Olympics, Unchimura was able to rack up a £3,700 ($4933.21) bill from playing Pokémon Go so much. One teammate said that afterUnchimura got the bill he “looked dead at the team meal that day”.

Luckily for him, his phone company agreed to let him pay a daily flat rate for the entire duration of the Olympics.