Free Fallout Shelter brought Bethesda $ 93 million on mobile microtransactions

The Fallout Shelter refuge manager is available on both PCs and on mobile devices running Android and iOS. For three years of presence on the latest free game generated for Bethesda revenue of $ 93 million while on some days the revenue reached $ 212,000. It was this figure that was recorded on June 15 this year.

The main income of the game is the microtransactions of players for various in-game items that are sold for real money. In this case, the distribution of income between the AppStore and Google Play is approximately equal to 49% in the first case and 51% in the second. 59% of all revenues are brought by users from the United States.

Last September, the game reached 100 million downloads, and by the end of the year could increase revenue from smartphones to $ 100 million. Given that the game is available on the PC, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4, the revenue from it is in fact far higher.

Bethesda could not miss such a lucrative trend and will continue it with the release of mobile The Elder Scrolls: Blades this year.

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