Printed on March 24, 2021
Earlier this month, business analytics web site Sensor Tower reported that Genshin Impression was formally the third highest-earning cellular recreation in the marketplace. And as we speak, it appears to be like like the sport has formally handed the $1 billion mark on cellular units. This determine doesn’t appear to incorporate console and PC gross sales.
It’s solely been about half a 12 months for the reason that launch of the sport, and MiHoYo actually hasn’t taken their foot off the pedal as they’ve continued to assist it with constant updates and new 5-star characters for gamers to spend cash on. Talking of characters, we’ve additionally seen the introduction of 5 new timed unique characters since December, and so they’ve actually been an enormous a part of why this recreation is making a lot cash.
Zhongli, who was launched in December, pulled in $15.5 million from gamers attempting to drag him, whereas Xiao, launched firstly of February, pulled in $15.1 million. Considerably surprisingly, Hu Tao, who was the newest banner character, solely pulled in $12.9 million, making her second to final solely to Albedo on that checklist.
Hu Tao’s gotten fairly a little bit of hype due to the favored voice actors that had been employed to play her in all languages, although contemplating that gamers haven’t really had the possibility to fulfill her correctly in-game, it’s seemingly that many of the group was extra inclined to spend their gems on Xiao, who had been overestimated for months main as much as his launch.
Genshin Impression is now accessible on PC, consoles, and cellular units.