P is for… Pokemon, no.

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If you’re a Pokemon pro spectating in Rio and can’t leave the augmented reality app alone, heed some advice.

One Japanese athlete who tipped up in Rio for the games has just been stung by his mobile operator’s data roaming charges for the princely sum of US$4,954 – all because he could not resist hunting Pokemon around the city.

So, if you’re in Brazil, our advice is to switch off your cellphone and concentrate on the real-life action happening around you. Pikachu can wait…

#RioAtoZ

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Illustration by Audrey Manlot (Instagram:@a.mamlok, Tumblr:mamlok.tumblr.com)

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