There is no doubt that Pokémon Go has revived the Pokémon nostalgia for many people across the world. When the game launched as a video game in the 1990s, it amassed numerous fans. The Pokémon Company then expanded the franchise to include an animated TV series, movies and a card game.
Pokémon Go is the latest addition to the Pokémon brand and has seen it spawn massive franchise enjoyed by millions worldwide. In fact, Pokémon now claims the title of the most popular online game in US history.
Just in case you were wondering how popular Pokémon Go is, all you have to do is check its Twitter account (@PokemonGo) which boasts 2 million followers.
Looking at some of the latest highlights from the Pokémon Go Twitter feed, one gets a sense of just how much the brand is growing.
@PokemonGo: “Beginner Tip: Stardust can be used to Power Up any Pokémon in your collection #PokemonGo”
Stardust is a resource that becomes increasingly scarce as you reach the mid and late game, so if you want to get the best out of it, it’s best to take the advice from the Pokémon Go team.
@PokemonGo: “Trainers, we are proud to reveal that #PokemonGo is officially available to download in France.”
@PokemonGo: “Working hard to roll out Pokémon Go to Brazil. Stay tuned.”
The rollout of PokemonGo has been delayed in recent months due to the sheer demand for the game worldwide.
@PokemonGo: “Due to the incredible number of #PokemonGo downloads; some trainers may experience sign-up difficulties. Don’t worry, our team is on it!”
As more people download the game, the Pokémon Go team has been working hard to keep up with demand.
@PokemonGo: “Which starter Pokémon did you choose in Pokémon Go?
Out of 266946 votes:
Choosing a starter Pokémon is one of the most important steps when playing Pokémon Go. According to Twitter, fans love Charmander!