It’s been a while since Web Watch has looked at the TOP GROSSING VIDEO GAMES for iPhones, iPads, and Android devices. Let’s take a look at which games people are paying to play this month:
How many video game consoles have you owned over the years?
If you’re of a certain age, we’ll assume at least one Atari, one Playstation, and one XBox – but there were dozens of other systems that you likely have rotting away in your closet right now.
It’s all about the money when it comes to apps. And making money? Well, that’s why we make ’em.
These aren’t necessarily the most popular apps out there – but they are the ones that are raking in the most money – most likely via in-app purchases. And really, is it any surprise that the majority of these hit money-making apps are games? No, not really.
Let’s take a look at who’s making the money this month:
When one thinks of VIDEO GAMES, you don’t really think that POPULAR MECHANICS would be considered an authority on the subject.
You’d be wrong.
THE PRICE IS RIGHT is one of those eternal game shows that everybody – and we mean EVERYBODY – loves. It’s been around for years, it’s easy enough for anyone to play (unlike Jeopardy or the Scripps Spelling Bee where we just gasp in awe at a few folks’ brilliance).
And it truly features everyday people on the show. It’s good family fun all around.
We have a new entry on the iPhone list this month of the highest grossing smartphone apps – Family Guy! And could we finally see a dating app break into the Top Ten? We’ll have to wait and see…
TOP TEN GROSSING APPS FOR ANDROID
How much money do mobile game makers take in on their games?
Like Web Watch has told you before, Candy Crush was pulling in around $850,000 a day from just a handful of their users.
But we’ve uncovered a bit more information about how the mobile gaming financial numbers are playing out across the board when all revenues are looked at.