Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Business Older Taiwanese hooked on 'Pokemon Go' Taiwan hot spring resort becomes Pokemon sanctuary People gather at a park in Beitou, Taiwan, to play "Pokemon Go."
AKIRA KODAKA, Nikkei staff photographer December 31, 2016 12:00 JST | Taiwan
TAIPEI -- The blockbuster smartphone game "Pokemon Go" has been a hit all over the world -- in Taiwan, especially among seniors, for some reason.
At a park in Beitou, a hot spring resort about 30 minutes from Taipei, people seemed more preoccupied with catching Pokemon on their smartphones than the healing qualities of the thermal baths.
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