You still see some people writing off Pokemon GO but it’s still incredibly successful and according to data obtained by Sensor Tower, the augmented reality title had its best year ever last year. The Pokemon mobile title generated an estimated $894 million in gross player spending. Previously the best year was its launch year back in 2016 when it grossed $832 million. Here’s a more detailed breakdown by the team at Sensor Tower:
Pokémon GO caught most of its 2019 revenue in the United States, where it picked up $335 million, or 38 percent of all user spending. Japan ranked No. 2 for revenue with $286 million, or 32 percent of the total, and Germany was No. 3 with $54 million, or 6 percent.
Google Play accounted for the majority of revenue, with users spending $482 million in the game, or 54 percent of the total. The App Store, meanwhile, accumulated $412 million,