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Just How Much Money Did Pokemon Go Make in 2 Months?

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Pokemon Go has been a surprising sensation two months after its launch, but just how much money has it made? The answer might shock you. Two months after its staggered global launch, Pokemon Go has raked in over $440 million, making it one of the highest-grossing games of all time. It reportedly made $200 million in its first month, according to Sensortower. Egyptian Islamic Institution Issues Fatwa On Pokémon Go In fact, Pokemon Go has out-grossed most of summer 2016's biggest movies, outperforming all but Suicide Squad ($640 million global), The Secret Life of Pets ($726 million global) and nine...

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Egyptian Islamic Institution Issues Fatwa On Pokémon Go

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One of Egypt’s most influential religious bodies is so unimpressed by Pokémon GO that it has issued a fatwa against the crazy-popular, augmented reality mobile game. Abbas Shuma, deputy chief of the Al-Azhar Islamic institution, condemned Pokémon GO, telling Gulf News it was a “harmful mania” and that playing it is like being drunk: “This game makes people look like drunkards in the streets and on the roads while their eyes are glued to the mobile screens leading them to the location of the imaginary Pokémon in the hope of catching it.” Pokémon GO overtook Facebook and Snapchat for the...

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