Pokémon Go doesn't come anywhere anytime soon. The popular mobile game reached the impressive 1 billion download milestone just over three years after it was first released.
The announcement came through various videos the Pokémon Company released on YouTube to commemorate the milestone. It is worth noting that some of these download numbers include downloads, but it is still an impressive calculation for a game many dismissed as just a fad in 2016.
After the game's meteoric rise, the numbers continued to slow, but the game continued to be as popular as a mobile game can be. For example, the numbers Pokémon Go dwarfed them after the more recent Niantic game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. That's because it's hard to get oversized games, like Pokémon Go is.
Even now, the game continues to collect 1
continues to hold monthly events that continue to get users to play the game. The next community day will take place on August 3 and let trainers go in search of more Pokémon.
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