Pokémon Go Users Caught 1.3 Billion Ghost Types During the Game’s Halloween Event

on November 11, 2016 3:08 PM

Despite what you think, Pokémon Go is still popular as hell. During the game’s five-day Halloween event — in which chances of encountering spooky Pokémon were increased — players managed to catch 1.3 Ghost types, according to GamesRadar.

Developer Niantic said Gastly was the most caught Pokémon during the event, followed by Cubone and Drowzee.

In fact, Gastly and its evolved forms, Haunter and Gengar, are the only ghost types in Pokémon Go. With that in mind, it’s a pretty cool feat.

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Manny has been covering video games for more than three years. It's just about all he's good at. That and, well, playing them. He received his B.A. in multimedia and magazine journalism in 2016.