Super Mario Run

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run Worldwide Revenue Surpasses $60 Million

Since making its debut on iOS back in September 2016, Nintendo’s Super Mario Run has surpassed a revenue of $60 million worldwide on the App Store and Google Play combined. As noted by Sensor Tower, nearly 77% of the game’s revenue to date has come from the App Store, where the game was released almost 6 months earlier than on Google...

Super Mario Run Fails to Generate ‘Acceptable Profit’ for Nintendo

Even with 200 million downloads, Nintendo says its first ever mobile game Super Mario Run has failed to reach “an acceptable profit point”. Nintendo also revealed that 90% of downloads for its enormously popular came from outside of Japan. Although the game is free to download, it does require a one time in-app purchase of $9.99 to unlock the...

Nintendo Developing ‘Legend of Zelda’ for iPhone: Report

Good news Zelda fans, Nintendo has just announced a new addition to their lineup of mobile games, with this one to be based on the famed The Legend of Zelda franchise. According to an unconfirmed report in the Wall Street Journal, President of Nintendo, Tatsumi Kimishima, revealed plans to release two to three mobile titles each year at...

‘Super Mario Run’ Has Brought in Over $50M Since Launch, Says Nintendo

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run debuted for iOS in December and although it struggled to maintain its No. 1 ranking among top-grossing games on the App Store, it has already brought in more than $50 million in profits. According to The Wall Street Journal, the analysts believe the game has performed way better than initially expected, although Nintendo's CEO Tatsumi...

Here’s Why Super Mario Run Failed to Hit the Mark

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run debuted for iOS less than three weeks ago and already, the title has lost its No. 1 ranking among top-grossing games on the App Store. Ranking now at No.7, the game is already behind the likes of “Clash of Clans” and “Candy Crush Saga”, both of which are now entering their fifth year. According...

What if Super Mario Run was a Free to Play Game?

For those who might have been wondering what Super Mario Run would look like if was a free to play game just like Pokemon GO, the folks over at PocketGamer have given us a look at a parallel universe where Super Mario Run is indeed free to play. Apparently though, the hypothetical free to play version of Nintendo’s...

Super Mario Run Earns $14M in 3 Days, Hits 37M Downloads

App intelligence firm App Annie’s latest data has revealed that Super Mario Run has surpassed 37 million downloads worldwide in only 3 days, TechCrunch is reporting. And although Nintendo’s investors haven’t been happy with the performance of the their latest iOS game, it has still managed to pull in $14 million in revenue. The figures from the 3-day...

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run Won’t Get More Downloadable Content

Super Mario Run will not be receiving downloadable content (DLC) in the near future, as investors’ disappointment by early sales and reviews dropped Nintendo’s stock price over the past week. During an interview with the Wall Street Journal, a Nintendo spokesperson said that Super Mario Run will not be getting future DLC. This includes both free and paid...

Nintendo Shares Plunge As ‘Super Mario Run’ Fails to Impress

Disappointing early reviews and sales of Nintendo's latest 'Super Mario Run’ smartphone game have caused the company’s shares to fall by almost 16% in the past five days, while some analysts are also expressing concern over the game’s payment model, The Wall Street Journal is reporting. Although the company’s stock rose over 20% in the past month, the shares finished...