According to new data from mobile data-tracking firm SensorTower, Fire Emblem Heroes had the third-biggest launch day in terms of revenue out of any mobile game, behind only Pokemon Go and Super Mario Run. The game also saw more than two million downloads, indicating that Nintendo raked in more than a dollar per download on Heroes’ first day. The game is performing considerably better in Japan than the rest of the world, which is not surprising considering the franchise’s origin.
As opposed to Super Mario Run, Fire Emblem Heroes features microtransactions. We will keep you updated on if revenue continues flowing into the title or whether it tops out like with Super Mario Run last year.
Eli buys virtually every Nintendo title that comes out but has expanded his collection to include amiibo. He hasn’t taken them out of their boxes, though, so he might be a bit insane. When not playing video games, Eli likes writing about politics and games. He also runs a decent amount. Outside.