Pokémon Go completed five years of release this week and new data shows that the game has grossed more than $5 billion since its debut (about R$26.3 billion).
In a report published on Tuesday, analysts at Sensor Tower, a company that monitors mobile apps, pointed to increasing player spending on products within Pokémon Go. In the first half of 2021, game revenue rose 34% over the same period. 2020, reaching $642 million.
In 2020, the game generated $1.3 billion in revenue – even as the pandemic took players off the streets. The company managed to maintain its success thanks to adaptations that allowed users to continue playing without leaving their home.
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