Ed Sheeran announced a partnership with Pokemon Go on Twitter on Nov 16. Netizens gave interesting reactions to the post as many wondered what it was about.
Ed Sheeran’s recent post on social media made fans wonder about the nature of the collaboration. The singer teased a collaboration with Pokemon Go, a popular location-based game involving the Japanese media franchise theme of catching the creatures.
There were reactions of all kinds on the post. Though not many details are available yet on what the partnership was all about, many of them took a light-hearted take on it.
Ed Sheeran teasers collaboration with Pokemon Go; netizens react
Ed Sheeran shared an image of his name written along with the logo of Pokemon Go. The Shape of You star captioned his post, ‘Coming soon’ and ended it with an ‘x’ to convey his love for his fans. He also used the hashtag ‘Pokemon Go x Ed Sheeran.’
Netizens had some hilarious reactions to the post. One twisted the lyrics of his hit track, I’m in love with the shape of you, to ‘shape of mew’, referring to one of the Pokemon characters. Another created a video of catching the Pokemon named ‘Ed Sheeran’, as the Pokemon franchise involved catching the various characters into the Poke Ball.