HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Pokemon Go players are using some crazy tricks to try to hatch eggs more quickly; thereby adding more Pokemon to their collection.
As players of the mobile game no doubt already know, eggs are unhatched in Pokemon Go. In order to hatch them, players need to actually physically get up and walk, run or move around.
Some people though, just aren’t interested in moving… or waiting. So we’re seeing tricks like this pop up via social media…
JUST TIED MY PHONE TO THE CEILING FAN AND IT HATCHED MY EGG IM CRYING pic.twitter.com/TaNUBftd9s
— evan (@e_hazey) July 12, 2016
When your boyfriend uses your dog to make his egg hatch on Pokemon Go 😂 pic.twitter.com/lpcIzVUw6r
— ash (@afoster2014) July 14, 2016
— Pokémon GO News (@PokemonGoNews) July 12, 2016
CNET.com also reports the turntable may be a viable strategy. Or you could try wedging it inside the spokes of a bicycle wheel…
Oh, and if you’re interested to see what you actually get when your eggs finally hatch, here’s a handy guide, plus a whole lot of other great information for Pokemon Trainers.