[Images via LiveDoor | uzumakimadao]

This is Tsuruma Park in Nagoya, Japan. The fountain area looks like a giant Poké Ball and started attracting Pokémon Go players after a Mewtwo rumor began circulating on Twitter.

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As LiveDoor reports, it all started when someone on Twitter claimed Mewtwo could be found in the park.

[Image: Google Maps]

This park.

The similarities have not been lost on folks in Japan.

The rumor, of course, was total bunk. Yet, a huge number of people showed up at the park yesterday.

Many of these photos were taken after midnight. Over a thousand people reportedly were in attendance, looking for Pocket Monsters.

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While there was no Mewtwo to be found, the evening wasn’t a total bust. People supposedly did start finding Blastoise.

As well as, it seems, Gyarados.

Both Blastoise and Gyarados are not easy to get, so this park ended up being a good spot after all.

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Here’s what the park looks like today:

People are now reportedly finding Venusaur:

Damn. This isn’t finding Mewtwo, but it does look like a good spot to catch Pocket Monsters.

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