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We are one of the top Pokémon Go Pokéstops in SoFla!

July 18, 2016 Recent Fun



We were very excited to be featured on the FRONT PAGE of the July 13, 2016 edition of the actual printed South Florida Sun-Sentinel newspaper! We have been named as one of the best places around to enjoy some Pokémon Go!

The game has dropped into the lives of our customers like a long lost friend and we are happy to be able to bring you so much joy! Plus, being inside with AIR CONDITIONING has its mega-pluses in South Florida’s disgusting summer heat.

Here is a snippet from the Sun-Sentinel article about our shop, you can read the rest of it in its entirety here.

Tate’s Comics
Poke Stops can be found in and around the popular comic book store (4566 N. University Drive, Lauderhill). There are two additional Pokemon Gyms across the street. The store also sells Pokemon merchandise and is a popular spot for gamers.

“Yesterday we had over 100 people having fun in the store … and so many others throughout the weekend. We are really lucky to have such an awesome community of ‘Trainers’ in this area,” says JoAnn Minieri, store manager.

Additionally, New Times has included us on their “Best Nine” list, you know you don’t want to miss out on this action! Come on down as soon as you can and see what you can catch!

Here’s the New Times article snippet:

Tate’s Comics
Gamers have been heading to this Lauderhill comic store to play Pokémon for years. The Pokémon gods have been watching and to reward their continued support have blessed the region around Tate’s with PokéStops and two gyms.

Below are a few photos from our instagram account over the past couple days… please share your catches by tagging them #tatescomics and good luck training to become the very best!


We are a Pokemon Go pokestop!! This is so cool! Not only are we a place to get free items, there are 3 more in our plaza! =] Our AWESOME customers have dropped a ton of Module’s to Lure all kinds of Pokemon to the store today. It has been a pokemon frenzy in here. GOTTA CATCH EM ALL!!! =]



Wild Ponyta’s have appeared! Yesterday it was Gyarados and now this! It’s been a great day for Poke-training so far. Thanks to all our awesome customers for dropping modules! =] #ポケモン



People are awesomely still hunting Pokemon in the store!



So many customers yesterday were able to catch this little electric rat! I couldn’t but I really had a good time hearing everyone squee with excitement. =]

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