POKÉ­MON GO

De­vel­oper/pub­lisher Niantic For­mat An­droid, iOS

EDGE - - THE EDGE AWARDS -

Yes, fine, it wasn’t much of a game. And look, we know that Nin­tendo didn’t ac­tu­ally make much money out of it. But who cares? For a few weeks last sum­mer,

Poké­mon Go was ab­so­lutely ev­ery­where: ev­ery per­son out­doors look­ing at their phone prompted the sus­pi­cion they were play­ing it, and more of­ten than not they were. It got peo­ple out­side and brought them to­gether. Not a long-last­ing craze, but a true videogame phe­nom­e­non.

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