Pokémon GO Earned $176 Million in August, Best Month Since Peak in 2016 - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 03 November 2019 / 2,473 Views
Pokémon GO was the highest earning mobile game in August 2019 generating $176 million in revenue, according to a report from research firm SuperData.
August 2019 was the best month for the game in terms of revenue since it peaked in 2016. The increase in revenue was due to a numerous amount of in-game events held by Niantic.
Pokémon GO is available as a free-to-play title on iOS and Android.
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