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Twitch Beats Pokemon: Official stats from the phenomenon
Twitch Beats Pokemon: Official stats from the phenomenon
March 3, 2014 | By Mike Rose

March 3, 2014 | By Mike Rose
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Newsbrief: As Twitch Plays Pokemon comes to a close (and a new journey via Pokemon Crystal begins), Twitch has revealed some neat statistics about how many people took part.

The playthrough, which took over 16 days, saw over 1 million people enter commands into the game, and over 122 million commands entered in total.

The stream saw over 9 million unique viewers in total, while at its peak, there was over 121,000 concurrent players. In total, over 1 billion minutes of Twitch Plays Pokemon were watched.

The phenomenon doesn't appear to be slowing down either, as the new playthrough of Pokemon Crystal currently has over 37,000 concurrent viewers.


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Anton Temba
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I hope theres a speeded up playthrough video somewhere showing how silly the playthrough looked like as a whole. :D


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