Pokémon GO is already the 18th most downloaded mobile game in history.
Many of you already know this, but just in case, it never hurts to remember that mobile games take very important part in the industry video games, and big companies know this very well. Actually, Microsoft itself has admitted several times that one of the main reasons for the launch of Activision Blizzard This is to enter the mobile market with force. This remains to be seen, but if there is a company that knows very well what it means to enter the aforementioned market, It’s a pokemon companysince there are several Pokemon games made for mobile devices.
One of the greatest representatives of what we are talking about is, without a doubt, Pokémon GOwho is lucky now. In accordance with study by data company Data.ai (via GamesIndustry), mobile title developed by Nianticwhich not so long ago announced the cancellation of various projects, about a whopping 700 million downloads on Android and iOS.
Pokémon GO, 7 years after the premiere, is a success
This report shows that Pokémon GO has been downloaded over 678 million times worldwide. since its launch in 2016. This impressive number makes approaching 700 million downloads on mobile phones and besides that the name of augmented reality takes 18th most downloaded mobile game in historyon Android and iOS.
Accompanying this excellent data for the Niantic name, we can also see that a quarter of its downloads (164 million) are in the US., making it the largest market for the aforementioned game. In fact, in an American country it is fourth most played smartphone game of all timewhat will be discussed in the near future.
Besides, Pokémon GO is one of the top 20 games in terms of monthly active users worldwide.on both Android and iOS, in the first half of 2023. Without a doubt, the triumph of the augmented reality offering for Pokémon mobile phones is undeniable, and certainly the numbers shown in this post will increase over time.