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Pokemon shot off like a rocket back in the 90’s.
In a way it was as if it was put into the barrel of a gun, and shot off at high speed. Because millions in sales later, with die hard fans worldwide, and it still hasn’t slowed down ever since.
We can thank Pokemon Go for that, as well as a constant continuation of video games like Sun and Moon.
But that’s not the point of this post.
According to Google Trends, there are 25 countries who love Pokemon more than anybody else. And seeing as Google is the #1 visited site on the internet, the data is trustworthy.
If your country comes up, leave your comments after the post!
Source: Google Trends Pokemon Data
25 Countries With The Biggest Pokemon Fans By Popularity:
That’s right… Vietnam is EVEN HIGHER than Japan!
Surprising isn’t it?
This shouldn’t come as a surprise. Japan is the homeland of all things anime AND Pokemon. But even still Vietnam took the #1 spot this time.
3rd place is Thailand, another south Asian country with the biggest Pokemon fans on the planet.
Chile comes in at 4th in terms of Pokemon popularity by country.
Peru’s a South American country, taken the 5th spot on this Pokemon list of top 25 countries.
7. Costa Rica
Even as big as China is, Pakistan still has a larger number of anime fans in comparison!
Ecuador is basically in South America, with the US dollar being one of their currencies. South America is pretty big on Pokemon it seems!
11. Hong Kong
Australia made it 23rd, and still no sign of Americans or the British…
And finally the Philippines make it to the 25th spot!
Philippine’s seem to love anime a lot. So it’s no surprise Pokemon happens to be one of those anime and Iconic things in general.
Did your country make it on this list?
Tell the world where you’re from in the comments!