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AppMagic breaks down key trends in Merge games to see whether devs should jump into this genre in 2022
Merge has been one of the ever-evolving genres on mobile for a while. AppMagic has interviewed several games industry experts to put the entire category under the microscope. This article highlights the key trends while trying to answer the question of whether the Merge genre is worth trying now.
Apex Legends Mobile generates over $13 million, with US and Japan accounting for 70% of revenue
It’s been a month since Electronic Arts launched Apex Legends Mobile. The game has already reached over $13 million in revenue on iOS and Android, with the US and Japan accounting for more than two-thirds of this sum.
GWENT mobile revenue dropped by 33% following CD Projekt’s decision to suspend sales in Russia
The mobile version of GWENT has seen its earnings decline by around a third since February. This was partly caused by CD Projekt’s decision to suspend sales in Russia, which was one of the game’s main revenue drivers.
Russian mobile games market decreased by 84% in wake of global sanctions
Global sanctions have already started affecting different business areas in Russia, including the mobile games market. Here is how revenues of the highest-grossing mobile titles, as well as the whole market volume, decreased following the latest suspensions.
AppMagic on mobile games in 2021: The most notable trends and releases
The most ambitious gaming companies focus on the biggest genres — in terms of their audience and their cumulative revenue. Here is where the money lies, at least for those who dare play big. AppMagic founder Max Samorukov shared handy conclusions based on the most important changes that happened in the Western mobile games market in 2021.
Harry Potter: Magic Awakened rakes in $22.7M in its first week, dethroning Tencent from top spot on China’s iOS revenue chart
Harry Potter: Magic Awakened, which is co-developed by Portkey Games and NetEase, launched in mainland China on Sep 9 to claim the top spot on the country’s iOS revenue chart.