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    January 10th, 2020GamespotUncategorized

    Niantic had a successful 2019 with Pokémon GO earning nearly $900 million in the games best year in terms of revenue, according to estimates from intelligence firm Sensor Tower

    The game generated an estimated $894 million in revenue from players. This is more than previous record set when the game launched in 2016 with $832 million. The game also earned $589 million in 2017 and $816 million in 2018. 

    The growth in revenue can be attributed to a steady schedule of updates in-game and real world events. Last year saw the addition of Team Rocket in July, which helped the game to its fourth and fifth best months, generating $116 million in August and $126 million in September.


    Pokémon GO generated $335 million (38%) of its revenue in the US, followed by Japan with $286 million (32%). Germany came in third with $54 million (6%) in revenue. Android accounted for 54% of revenue, followed by iOS with 46%.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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