On November 16, according to Sensor Tower data, The global revenue of Tencent's Honor of Kings reached 329 million DOLLARS in October 2021, up 46.2% year on year, and it returned to the top of the global mobile game revenue list. IOS revenue from China accounted for 96.7%, while overseas versions accounted for 3.3%.
Tencent's Honor of Kings ranked no. 2 on the global top grossing mobile games list in September with $209 million, with 95 percent of revenue coming from Chinese iOS and 5 percent from overseas. (Source: Sensor Tower)
Tencent's third-quarter 2021 earnings report recently showed game revenue in its home market rose 5% year on year to 33.6 billion yuan ($5.263 billion), driven by titles such as Honor of Kings, Call of Duty and Tianya Mingyue Sword. International game revenue rose 20% year on year to 11.3 billion yuan ($1.77 billion).
At the time, Tencent said in its third-quarter report that it was increasing its investment in global game development, including expanding its game studios in China and mature international studios with several popular games, and providing expertise, technology and financial support to international studios that are ahead of its specialty category to nurture their growth. (word | AI club in the summer of finance and economics)