Pokémon GO launched across the globe exactly one year ago and Niantic is continuing the game’s one-year anniversary celebration in various ways. According to the developer, Pokémon GO players have managed to catch more than 125 billion Pokémon since launch. Here’s the official announcement from the Pokémon GO team at Niantic:
It’s hard to believe that Pokémon GO launched just a year ago, and what an amazing year it’s been! Since joining us last July, you’ve demonstrated the true power of Pokémon GO and augmented reality gaming by searching for Pokémon in the real world, exploring on foot, building new friendships, and discovering new places right in your own neighborhoods. Throughout this incredible journey, you’ve caught over 125 billion Pokémon and made countless memories along the way. But there are many more adventures still to come.
Source: Official Pokémon GO blog