The game reached another revenue milestone in 2022, amassing a whopping US$3 billion in mobile sales.
Some of the most popular characters in the mobile game are Zhongli, who had a banner debut of US$15.5 million on the first day in 2020, Klee with US$890k in China, and Kamisato Ayato and Venti who generated US$24.5 million in combined banner sales in Japan.
Unbelievable! Genshin Impact averages US$1 billion bi-annually in mobile sales
Surpassing the US$3 billion mark this year, the game generates an average of US$1 billion every six months across the App Store and Google Play stores, according to a report by Sensor Tower.
Here is a brief timeline of Genshin’s sales achievements on the mobile platform:
|DATE||REPORTED SALES (IOS AND ANDROID)|
|March 2021||US$1 billion|
|September 2021||US$2 billion|
|March 2022||US$3 billion|
Genshin takes the top spot among gacha-based mobile games with a US$567 million revenue in the first quarter of 2022.
A huge chunk of Genshin’s massive monetary success can be credited to its Chinese player base. The country has generated a whopping US$973.3 million in iOS sales as of May 2022. In second and third place are Japan and the United States.
Can HoYoverse keep up with their billion-dollar consistency despite the postponement of their version 2.7 update?
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