Niantic Announces Economic Impact of Pokémon Go Liverpool Event (Niantic) announced on the 7th that it has published the results of the study on the economic impact on the city along with the results of the Pokémon GO Safari Zone Liverpool event held last year in Liverpool, UK. The results of this study are the economic and tourism effects that Niantic obtained from hosting the Safari Zone Liverpool event in cooperation with Statista, a global polling company.