Pokemon Go loses 15 million users

Pokemon Go daily users drop from 45 million to 30 million as developer works to add features.

Published Tue, Aug 23 2016 11:34 AM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 11:58 AM CST

Pokemon Go has dropped down from the staggering 45 million daily users to 30 million since its launch last month. As the old saying goes: the bigger they are, the harder they fall.

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The trend extends further, with downloads, engagement, and time spent also all on the decline, according to data from Sensor Tower, SurveyMonkey, and Apptopia.

Meanwhile, developer Niantic is about to launch version 0.35.0 for Android and 1.5.0 for iOS, and says it's "working hard on several new and exciting features to come in the future of Pokémon Go." Whether said features will improve the game's longevity or not, only time will tell.

NEWS SOURCE:arstechnica.com

Sean has a background in journalism, and has been using that to write about gaming and tech since 2008 - first for Neoseeker, then Rage3D, and now, TweakTown. As News Editor, Sean's job is to supply regular stories on the latest happenings in the tech world. He also writes tweak guides to help you get the most out of your PC games and hardware.

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