Raving Success 'Pokemon Go' Was The Most-Downloaded iOS Application Worldwide In 2016

By Beverly V. , Updated Jan 07, 2017 05:24 AM EST
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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Niantics has launched its own event for its augmented reality game. The event focuses on pink-colored Pokémon characters.
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Apple didn't give any strong numbers with this information, however "Pokemon Go" hit 75 million downloads in its launch, month of July. Even though an insufficient of fanfare over its release, and dominated income and download charts for quite a long time.

"Pokemon Go" rose to monstrous fame and was Google's top trending search term of 2016. Developer Niantic as currently held a holiday event for Pokemon Go highlighting just added Pokemon and an exceptional Pikachu wearing a Santa hat.

Another high on the 2016 downloads rundown was "Super Mario Run", Nintendo's unending runner that brought Mario to mobile. It was among the top 10 applications worldwide and hit 40 million downloads in four days after its release.Apple said "Super Mario Run", which was popularized by Nintendo and Apple with standard TV appearances among other marketing, broke all App Store launch records with 40 million downloads in only four days after its release, and was the most downloaded application all around on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

 VG24/7  says, that "Super Mario Run", which surpass "Pokemon Go" at launch, came in at the tenth place on the App Store's 2016 outlines, even though it was just released in December.

Mac did not give a full top ten chart for most downloaded applications on the App Store yet mentioned Prisma, Reigns, Procreate, Lumino City, Sweat With Kayla and djay Pro as being "among the best applications for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Apple Watch and Mac, respectively.


The App Store then had its busiest single day ever on New Year's Day with $240 million in buys, so 2017 is looking splendid.

 

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