The Pokémon Company and Niantic, Inc. announced today that Pokémon GO, has surpassed 500 million downloads around the world since launching in July. The game, which holds the App Store record for the most downloads in its first week of launch, is based on the iconic Pokémon franchise and is published and developed by Niantic, Inc.
Earlier today at Apple’s event in San Francisco, Niantic unveiled early details about Pokémon GO for Apple Watch. Fans can look forward to Pokémon GO for Apple Watch to launch later in 2016.
Pokémon GO is now played in more than 100 countries around the world and can be downloaded on iOS and Android devices.