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Pokemon Go pumps up Nintendo's value by billions

Nintendo is part owner of Pokemon and the company is reaping the rewards of this mega hit. Meanwhile, criminals are using the game to their own advantage.

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Pokemon Go is a huge hit. The game has increased Nintendo's market value by a whopping $7.5 billion. A game of this magnitude also has some unintended side effects. A group of teenagers used the game to lure Pokemon Go players so they could rob them at gunpoint.

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Pokemon Go pumps up Nintendo's value by billions