4 reasons why Pokemon Go was the standout mobile game of 2016


In 2010, it was Angry Birds. In 2014, it was Candy Crush Saga. And in 2016, Pokémon Go was the standout mobile game. The game first launched on July 6 in Australia, New Zealand, and the United States. It didn’t take long for the game’s servers to crumble under the strain of millions of nostalgic millennials, eager for a taste of their childhood, plus the occasional DDoS attack. It took only two months for it to hit $ 500 million in revenue. And while Pokémon Go isn’t the sensation it was this summer, it’s still pretty hot, with millions still playing it…

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