Yuan Shen: A Mobile Game That Exceeded Expectations and Generated Over 4 Billion US Dollars in Revenue
2 Jan 2023
Yuan Shen Mobile Game Generates Over 4 Billion US Dollars in Revenue Since Launch
It's no secret that making money can be difficult, especially in today's economy. However, the mobile game "Yuan Shen" has managed to exceed expectations and achieve significant revenue since its launch just two years ago.
According to data from Sensor Tower, the mobile version of "Yuan Shen" has generated over 4 billion US dollars (or approximately 27.68 billion yuan) in revenue. This impressive feat can be attributed to the game's success in various markets around the world.
In the Chinese market, "Yuan Shen" has seen revenue of 1.4 billion US dollars, which accounts for 34.6% of the total revenue. It has also performed well in the Japanese market, generating 960 million US dollars, or 23.2% of the total revenue. The game has also seen success in the US market, with a revenue of 680 million US dollars, or nearly 20% of the total. Even in South Korea, "Yuan Shen" has managed to generate 250 million US dollars or less than 10% of the total revenue.
According to recent reports, the popular video game "Original God" has gained significant popularity on both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 platforms. Sony has reportedly raked in 2 billion US dollars in fiscal 2021 from five free games on its PlayStation platform, with "Fortnite" topping the list.
However, "Genshin Impact," which was only released on the PS platform a year ago, has managed to outperform other popular games such as "Call of Duty" and "Apex Legends" and come in second on the list. This success is a testament to the popularity of "Genshin Impact," which has quickly gained a dedicated fan base on the PlayStation platform.
It's worth noting that these figures only include revenue from five free games on the PlayStation platform, and do not take into account the numerous other paid games that are also available. Despite this, the success of "Original God" and other free games on the PlayStation platform highlights the continued popularity of gaming and the potential for financial success in the industry.
The developer behind the popular game "Yuanshin," MiHoYo, has seen significant success in recent years. According to Reuters, the company has more than 4,000 employees in 2021 and achieved a staggering revenue of approximately 2.87 billion US dollars during the year.
It's worth noting that these figures only include the mobile version of "Yuanshin." The game is also available on PC, PS4, and PS5, and if these platforms are taken into account, the revenue for the game would be even more impressive.
The success of "Yuanshin" and MiHoYo is a testament to the continued popularity of gaming and the potential for financial success in the industry. With a dedicated team of over 4,000 employees and impressive revenue, it's clear that "Yuanshin" has made a significant impact in the gaming world.