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Some Players Selling “Pokémon Go” Accounts on eBay

A little over a week after launch, the game “Pokémon Go” continues to remain popular making it the top free and top grossing app on both Apple’s App Store and Google Play.  According to research firm Sensor Tower, it has already topped more than 20 million downloads worldwide.  Some sellers on eBay are hoping to cash in on the “Pokémon Go” phenomenon, and have listed “Pokémon Go” accounts for sale with prices ranging for more than $100. The accounts for sale feature a selection of already-captured Pokémon and higher-level trainers.  Although many players might get excited to purchase an account, players have to keep in mind that it could all be a scam set up to take advantage of “Pokémon Go” fever.  For the article, click here