Pokémon Go app number 1 in S'pore, most downloaded app in one day

There is one more reason for politicians to do their walkabouts this weekend.

Martino Tan | August 06, 2016, 05:42 PM

Pokemon Go, which just became available in Singapore as of today (Aug. 6) morning, is now number one on the Apple App store in Singapore, beating the likes of Uber (3rd), Grab (6th), Whatsapp (8th), Google Maps (9th) and YouTube (10th).

Pokemon Go App Store

Besides Singapore, the augmented-reality game had also quietly launched in several Asian countries today, including Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Taiwan.

Minister of State for Manpower Teo Ser Luck appeared to be one of the "early adopters" who made Pokemon Go the top downloaded app today.

He shared a photo of a Charmander at a hawker centre, while queuing up for his bak chor mee:


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Top photo from Teo Ser Luck Facebook page

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