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Are the player characters who show up in the Wild Area there in real-time?


Swampert's Ghost
Sep 9, 2016
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The way they move seems a bit odd given I don't seem them colliding with walls or other objects, and I've never had one try to interact with my player character in the overworld although I've seen them scoot away on a bike when I get too close.

Are they actually humans or more like the "ghosts" that appear in other games with an open world and internet connectivity?


May 30, 2022
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The names are correct, but they have a basic AI that moves them. Not real people.