According to Sensor Tower Store Intelligence platform, Chinese mobile game publishers ranked by global App Store and Google Play revenue in March 2022. A total of 38 Chinese companies were listed in the TOP100 mobile game publishers by revenue in this issue, with a total of over $2.22 billion, accounting for nearly 40.2% of the TOP100 mobile game publishers' revenue.
Note: This report only counts publisher revenue and excludes third-party Android channels in China.
TOP30 mobile game publishers by revenue in China
With the release of Original God version 2.6 and the launch of new five Star characters, Miha's revenue in the mobile market increased by 18% month-on-month in this period, and it returned to the third place in the global mobile game publisher revenue list. Together with Tencent and NetEase, The top three mobile game publishers in March were once again dominated by Chinese players.
This period of 37 mutual Entertainment's mobile game revenue growth across the board, making the publisher's revenue increased by 11%. Among them, "Song of Cloud Shangcheng" achieved reverse growth half a year after its launch in South Korea by virtue of its in-depth localization. In addition, its popularity in The Japanese market gradually increased, and the game revenue increased by 27% quarter-on-quarter, hitting a new high.
Thanks to the limited time of Flower Festival on March 11, Thunder Games' Mobile game "One Mind Happy," which placed fairies, saw its revenue rise 23% quarter-on-quarter, setting a new revenue record a year after its launch. Meanwhile, the ask, which is about to celebrate its sixth anniversary on the market, saw a 62 per cent quarter-on-quarter increase in revenue in the current period. With these two titles, Thunder moved up three places and returned to the top 10 grossing publishers.
Perfect World launched "Dream New Devil" in The middle of March in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao, China, and its products such as "Phantom Tower" and "Devil" increased revenue in the Chinese market. The publisher's revenue in this period increased by 31% from the previous month, ranking the 20th in the list.
The empire simulation mobile game "King's Choice", owned by Longteng Jane, has achieved rapid revenue growth for 10 consecutive months since its launch last year. This period saw another sequential growth of 26%, making the publisher ranking rise 3 places to the 23rd.
After the successful launch of the 2-dimensional mobile games "RO Wonderland: Birth of a New Generation" and "High Power Team", In mid-March, Morning Light Year released the Dark Wind ARPG mobile game "Dark Nemesis: Infinite Quest" overseas. At present, this product, which is aimed at the medium and heavy mobile game market, has a five-star praise rate of more than 85% in the United States and Southeast Asia, and its follow-up performance is worth looking forward to.
In the past year, Higgs Domino Island, Tile Master 3D and other games in the Indonesian market saw a rapid increase in the revenue of in-app purchase. Coupled with the launch of new products such as Xiusen mobile game New Fairy Magic 9 World, the revenue of Boke City in this period increased by 31% from the previous month, hitting a record high, ranking 33rd in the revenue list of Chinese mobile game publishers. Ranked 87th in global mobile game publisher revenue list.
Out of the list, 38 Chinese mobile game publishers are listed in the global TOP100 by revenue, followed by toyi network, singhe interactive entertainment, boke city, purple dragon games, chuangku interactive, heart network, Yale technology and hero interactive.
TOP20 mobile game revenues in China App Store
Thanks to a large number of new content launches such as Charlotte Skin, Tencent's Honor of Kings revenue grew 20 percent month-on-month in March, making it the second-highest grossing month since its launch, behind Only June 2021.
With the arrival of the seventh anniversary celebration, NetEase's "Fantasy Westward Journey" mobile game revenue rose 31 percent quarter-on-quarter.
Amid the pandemic, board games continue to enjoy dividends in both domestic and overseas markets as offline social networking remains restricted. In this issue's list, the revenue of the two chess and card player travel game fishing Battle and the competitive world JJ Douzhu increased by 29% and 59% respectively, both hitting record highs.
Please pay attention to Sensor Tower's recent report on the list of Overseas revenue of Chinese mobile games.