Warning: Pokemon GO is a Death Sentence if you are a Black Man.

Omari Akil
Jul 7, 2016 · 5 min read
Pokemon GO — AR Mode via TechCrunch

Very quickly my Pokemon catching dreams were obliterated by the unfortunate reality that exist for a Black Man in America. I realized that if I keep playing this game, it could literally kill me.

(I play as a black female character because they are so few represented in video games.)

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A board game designer. A dating and relationship nerd. Writing about my adventures with recklessness abandon. — — — — — — — — — — NOLA Grown + DURM Proud

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