PODGORICA, Montenegro – For a priest in Montenegro, Pokemons are no game.
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Father Rafailo of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Montenegro has denounced the fictional figures in the "Pokemon Go" reality game as demons hailing an upcoming evil.
Rafailo said in a service earlier this month that "Pokemons, or demons, are a quite serious appearance of demonic forces." He adds that the demonic forces always "precede something more serious."
The priest explains that he has seen a man "carrying his hunting gear — a mobile phone — scaring women and others because he is about to catch a Pokemon."
Denouncing the popularity of the game, Rafailo concludes that nowadays "there is room for Pokemons and Supermen, but not for the Lord."