According to a new report from the worldwide digital games market SuperData, Pokemon Go has the highest active playerbase since its launch back in 2016, and 174% increase in earnings year-over-year.
Pokemon Go earned $104 million in May 2018, reaching the #4 place in the worldwide mobile category ranked by May 2018 earnings. The interesting thing is that the top 3 mobile games are Chinese titles, making Pokemon Go the TOP non-Chinese mobile game.
According to their data, the worldwide digital spending rises 25% year-over-year. Consumers spent an estimated $9.1 billion digitally across all platforms, up from $7.3 billion last May. The biggest growth driver was Mobile, which was up 36% year-over-year.
So, next time when someone says, Oh, people still play Pokemon Go? That game is dead! – show them this with pride!