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The number of Pokémon Go players still logging in every day has plummeted by over 80%

Pokémon Go daily users have dropped by 23 million.

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It's been almost a year since Pokémon Go rolled out across the globe, and people could not get enough of it.

The app earned $35 million from its 30 million users by the end of its first month, and was back at the top of the App store last month after the Generation 2 update.

But daily user numbers have dropped significantly, from 28 million down to 5 million accoring to comScore’s latest mega data report, as reported by recode.

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During the app's launch in July 2016, daily users peaked at 28.5 million, but the novelty factor soon wore off, and compounded by a lack of features, the number quickly dropped.

As of the end of last year, the number of daily users plateaued at around 5 million, which is a drop of over 80%.

I don't think anyone expected the app to blow up like it did, so while the drop is significant, 5 million daily users for a low point is not to be sniffed at.

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Shabana has been writing about video games for over a decade, and has been contributing to VG247 on-and-off for most of that. She is currently a Senior Content Creator for Mirror Gaming, providing the mainstream masses with the gaming news.

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