SensorTower released a new report showing that in October 2022 Genshin Impact’s sales fell to the top 3.
Accordingly, Tencent’s Honor of Kings earned $ 210 million on the global App Store and Google Play, topping the list of mobile games with the largest sales globally. Revenue from the Chinese iOS market accounted for 95.1% and revenue from the overseas market accounted for 4.9%. You can observe the chart below for a complete list of the top 10 grossing mobile games in the world. Note the data does not include third-party Android channels.
Tencent’s PUBG Mobile (Peace Elite revenue combination) is second on the list with $130 million in revenue. Of which, 63.2% of revenue comes from the Chinese iOS market and the US market accounts for 9%. This game has also usurped Genshin Impact to occupy the top 2 on the game chart last month.
The report states that miHoYo’s Genshin Impact game ranks third on the list with sales of $120 million, of which 39.9% of the revenue comes from the Chinese iOS market and the Japanese market accounts for 24%. The other two games in the top 5 are King’s Candy Crush Saga and Roblox.
In October 2022, global mobile gamers spent $6.2 billion on the App Store and Google Play on games, down 14% year-on-year. The US remains the highest-grossing mobile game market by total revenue in the world, contributing $1.81 billion, or 29.4% of the global total. The Japanese market ranked second, accounting for 17.6%; China iOS market ranked third, accounting for 17.4%.
The new release of Monster Strike has grossed over US$60 million worldwide, up 37.5% from September 2022. On October 2, the game announced the start of the partnership. collaboration with Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The Movie introduces unique characters.
On October 10, the game celebrated its 9th release anniversary and rolled out some celebration activities. With the help of a series of events, the game topped Japan’s iPhone grossing game list for 10 consecutive days from October 1 to 10. Japan was the largest market. of this game, accounting for 98.2% of the revenue.