In a information story we by no means anticipated to put in writing (however one which we’re extremely completely satisfied to be doing nonetheless), the internet-famous 70-year-old Pokémon GO participant Chen San Yuan was lately offered on stage as a model ambassador for Taiwanese electronics large ASUS.
If that sentence has simply flown over your head quicker than a hovering Pidgeot, allow us to clarify. Chen San Yuan first rose to fame final summer time, when images of him and his bike, which may maintain eleven smartphones at one time, have been shared across the web. He was utilizing this unusual contraption to play Pokémon GO throughout a number of accounts all on the identical time. And other people liked it.
Issues bought weirder nonetheless when he was later noticed carrying a brand new, full-body rig to hold the entire telephones while strolling about. His bike acquired modifications, too, and he quickly added much more telephones to his lineup.
Plainly ASUS is a fan of his work, hiring him to return out on stage to advertise the brand new Zenfone Max Professional M2. As you possibly can see within the pictures beneath, his bike rig has now been reworked to incorporate 21 variations of the brand new smartphone. These ‘influencers’ getting all of their merchandise without spending a dime as of late…
台湾のポケモンマスター、サトシ（70）こと陳三元、ASUSのイメージキャラクターに大抜擢。 pic.twitter.com/pWjhYj2cGm— 阿雞 (@SCMcrocodile) March 17, 2019
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