Justin Bieber Played Pokémon Go in NYC and Literally No One Noticed Him

TFW everyone cares about Pikachu more than you.

Calling it right now: Pokémon Go is the best thing that's happened to celebrities (opens in new tab). Proof? The fact that Justin Bieber was able to join a crowd of Poké-Players in New York City without anyone recognizing him. Because why bother trying to find Bieber when you're busy trying to find Pikachu, amirite?

So, what we're getting from the above video is that, if you're a celebrity, the best course of action is living in a virtual world where a bunch of shady folk named Tentacool and Exeggcute are more famous than you.

Tyga gets it:

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Let the Eeveelution begin.*

*That's a super nerdy Pokémon Go reference, for the uninitiated.

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Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.