So Africa is once again covered in blue. Is this a giant spoof or actually honest play?
If this is spoofing, it must be bad for all us honest gamers. People will quit playing the game if this continues...
Honest play. The fields were put up legit. Spoofers took it down, and Niantic restored the fields after the spoofers were banned.
Check here to read the sitreps @OReiDeMaputo : https://community.ingress.com/en/categories/sitreps
Especially these ones :
I'm glad you ask instead of just assume.