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Nintendo’s Dragalia Lost generates $106 million in first year

Nintendo’s Dragalia Lost generates $106 million in first year

Action RPG Dragalia Lost has become Nintendo’s third highest-grossing game on mobile, according to data from Sensor Tower.

The Cygames developed title has made $106 million from player spending during its first year, as well as accumulating 3.2 million downloads globally.

Dragalia Lost achieved the $100 million mark in July 2019 and has now gone on to add a further $6 million to the overall figure.

At the time, Dragalia Lost sat at second position for Nintendo’s most successful mobile releases but Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has now overtaken the title with $111 million.

Dragalia Lost players averaged per an amount of $33 per download, while in comparison users of Animal Crossing averaged around $3.60. However, Fire Emblem Heroes topped both at an average of $39.

$60 million in Japan

Japanese players have counted for the majority of spending with 57 per cent or approximately $60 million of the total number.

The US came second with 22 per cent or $23 million while Hong Kong claimed third at 12 per cent, or $12.5 million.

The largest amount of revenue originated from iOS players at $62 million, while Android users spent the remaining $44 million.

Mario Kart Tour is the latest mobile release from Nintendo, with the game already racing to 20 million downloads within the first 24 hours of being live.

Staff Writer

Matthew Forde is a freelance writer from Yorkshire, who's work has been published for Tech Radar, Nintendo Life, Kotaku UK and more. He regularly attends Smash Bros. tournaments, while trying to keep up-to-date on everything pop culture related - particularly superheroes. You can find him on Twitter @Forde999.

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