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If you are a fan of Pokémon, you know the story. When it was announced in 2020, Pokemon UNIT It was taken by surprise because it would take the franchise into the multiplayer online battle arena or MOBA genre, but the fan reaction was incredibly negative. Despite this, the game managed to get ahead, left behind the hatred and has already been downloaded tens of millions of times.
Pokémon It is not strange to this type of scandals. The Pokémon Company is involved in controversies like this year after year. In 2021, 1 year after the Pokémon Sword & Shieldwas that of Pokemon UNITwhich fans criticized simply for the fact that The Pokémon Company had teamed up with Tencent to make a game in the style League of Legends.
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Goodbye hate! Pokemon UNIT leave criticism behind and embrace success
But just as it has happened in past controversies, the criticized game was once again super successful and, in this case, Pokemon UNIT just broke a new download record.
The MOBA title debuted on July 21, 2020, originally on the Nintendo Switch. This means that it has been on the market for just under 9 months. However, the title has already been downloaded more than 70 million times, a figure that includes Nintendo Switch and iOS and Android mobile devices around the world.
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The Pokémon Company didn’t make a big announcement to celebrate this, only mentioning it in the description of a recent Japanese trailer for the game.
There is no doubt that it is a great success on the part of The Pokémon Company and Tencent. Much of these results are explained by Pokemon UNIT it’s a solid game that continues to receive updates that balance the title and bring in new characters.
What do you think of the reception it had Pokemon UNIT? Tell us in the comments.
Pokemon UNIT is available on Nintendo Switch and mobile devices running iOS or Android. You can find more news related to him if you visit this page.
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