Dragalia Lost becomes second highest-grossing Nintendo mobile game

first_imgDragalia Lost becomes second highest-grossing Nintendo mobile gameGame still sits well behind Fire Emblem Heroes, but continues trend of high spend per installHaydn TaylorSenior Staff WriterThursday 25th July 2019Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareDespite being available in only 11 markets, Dragalia Lost is now Nintendo’s second highest-grossing mobile game. According to market intelligence firm Sensor Tower, it has grossed $100 million since launching in September 2018, and boasts player spending of $33 per install. When the game first launched, it had the highest spend per install of any Nintendo mobile title; it now sits behind Fire Emblem ($38 per install) and well ahead of Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp ($3.30 per install). Of the limited markets where it’s available, Dragalia Lost saw the most revenue from Japan, where players have spent more than $58 million, followed by the US which accounts for roughly $21 million. Hong Kong sees the highest spending per download at $63, followed by Japan at $47, and the US at $17. Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games Fire Emblem Heroes remains Nintendo’s mobile golden child, with over $500 million revenue since launching in February 2017Meanwhile, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has grossed £99 million since launching in October 2017. Arriving in March 2017, Super Mario Run was Nintendo’s first foray into mobile, and has a relatively meagre lifetime revenue of $72 million; Dr. Mario World, which was released earlier this month, grossed $790,000 so far. Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Mobile newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesEpic vs Apple – Week One Review: Epic still faces an “uphill battle”Legal experts share their thoughts on the proceedings so far, and what to expect from the coming weekBy James Batchelor 10 hours agoEpic Games claims Fortnite is at “full penetration” on consoleAsserts that mobile with the biggest growth potential as it fights for restoration to iOS App StoreBy James Batchelor 13 hours agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img