Niantic’s augmented reality mobile game Pokémon Go has surpassed $3 billion in lifetime.
Since launching in the summer of 2016, the game has been downloaded 541 million times worldwide, and boasts an average spend per download of nearly $5.60 according to Sensor Tower Store Intelligence.
The first year was the game’s the most successful year, grossing $832.4 million, the game is currently on track to beat that record with $774.3 million so far this year.
The game’s success this year has been pushed forward by the introduction of Team Rocket, which drove around $110 million spending in August.
Following its peak in 2016, global revenue fell to $589.3 million in 2017, before rising considerably to $816.3 million last year.