How this mobile game is making $100 million a month in China
March 10, 2016 - Uncategorized
What does mobile gaming success look like? It looks like The Legend of Mir Mobile.
On Wednesday, Shanda Games vice-chair Zhu Xiaojing announced some pretty stunning data about Shanda’s highest-earning game, The Legend of Mir Mobile. The game, Zhu says, is earning between $92 million and $107 million each month through Tencent’s mobile game platform. On its best day, The Legend of Mir Mobile brought in more than $7 million in just 24 hours.
Not bad for a game that’s 15 years old.
What is The Legend of Mir?
To understand why this game is making so much money, you have to understand what it is and where it comes from. The Legend of Mir Mobile is a mobile version of a PC game calledThe Legend of Mir 2. Mir 2 is a Korean massively-multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by WeMade Entertainment and first published way back in 2001. Read more…