Filled with action, suspense, and killing spree among youngsters around the world, PUBG has set a record for the highest revenue in a single month.
PUBG has become the highest-grossing game in the world in November this year, according to a report by Sensor Tower, a firm that analyzes the global technology consumer market. Players spent $ 254 million on the game, developed by game developer Tencent, in just one month. That’s 46 percent more than the amount spent on the game in November 2020.
According to the report, 66% of PubG’s revenue came from China, 7.3% from Turkey, and 6.8% from the USA. Second in terms of revenue is miHoYo’s mobile game Genshin Impact, which grossed $ 207 million in November 2021. Which is 47% more than the profit earned in the same period last year.
36% of Genshin Impact’s revenue comes from China and 24% from Japan. Number three on the list of highest-grossing games in November 2021 is the game Honor of Kings by PUBG developer Tencent, the Queenmaster of Moon of Active, and Lineage W by NCSOFT.
The report states that in November 2021, those who were interested in playing mobile games on Google Play Store and Apple Store spent an estimated $ 7.1 billion. Which is 7% more than the amount spent in the same period last year.
The United States tops the list of countries receiving revenue from mobile games, which collected about $2 billion in November 2021, accounting for 29% of worldwide spending on mobile games.
In terms of revenue, Japan came in second with 20%, while China, where the Google Play Store is not available, accounted for 18% of the total revenue spent on mobile games.