Fortnite, one of the most popular games from 2018, broke all records as the Fortnite 2018 Revenue accounted to $2.4 billion. This game became the highest revenue earner than any other game in 2018. This resulted in an 11% rise in digital game revenue all across. It successfullly pushed up the free-to-play games’ revenue by 458% over 2017.
Fortnite was almost $1 billion ahead of the runner up in revenue. The runner up was Nexon’s Dungeon Fighter Online with $1.5 billion in revenue.
PUBG did not disappoint either, grabbing the third position with $1.028 billion in terms of revenue.
FIFA 18 earned a whopping $790 million while the beloved GTA V earned $628 million.
Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII, another popular name from the gaming world, earned $612 million. Red Dead Redemption 2 stood on the seventh position in the race with a revenue of $516 million.
It had been a fruitful year for the gaming world with battle games dominating the stage. Games like PUBG and Fortnite won a lot of hearts and made gaming even more fun. And with huge amounts of revenue floating their way, it is hoped that more games like these, probably even better if possible, will be released this year too.