Globe Telecom has recently revealed amazing news of a partnership with both The Pokémon Company and Niantic‘s popular mobile app, Pokémon GO, to bring huge amounts excitement and geekery to fans and Globe customers!
The collaboration between these three big companies will include incorporating Pokémon Gyms and Poké Stops in various Globe retail stores and charge stations!
“Pokémon GO is a huge hit with Trainers here in Philippines and we’re excited to give them greater access to PokéStops and Gyms through our work with Globe.” said John Hanke, Chief Executive Officer and founder of Niantic. “Combining our resources with Globe will be a huge win for all Pokémon fans.”
“We are excited to work with one of the most innovative companies in the Philippines. We hope this partnership will bring joy and more opportunities for kids to be in touch with Pokémon more often” says Susumu Fukunaga, Corporate Officer of The Pokémon Company.
“These are exciting times for all Pokémon fans in the country. This partnership with The Pokémon Company and Niantic, opens up a lot of new opportunities at Globe to provide our customers with new ways to enjoy content on their mobile devices. Not only will we be able to provide access to the app, but everyone can look forward to more surprises in the coming months,” says Globe’s Chief Commercial Officer, Dan Horan.
And the amazing thing now is that YOU, yes YOU, get to be part of all the festivities at the first ever Pokémon Fest presented by Globe in partnership with Niantic and The Pokémon Company! You can expect a lot of geek fun such as walks & tours, costume contests, special appearances and MORE this October 28 – 29, 2016 at the Globe Iconic Store in Bonifacio Global City!
So what are you doing this weekend? Drop by the Pokémon Fest and who knows, you just might be able to catch that Pokémon you’ve been dying to get!
For more information, follow the Globe official Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/GlobePH or @EnjoyGlobe on Twitter and Instagram.