Sections

 Get your job in front of the right talentSearch our CV libraryUtilise the global reach of Gamesindustry.biz

Fallout Shelter reaches $100m lifetime revenue

US accounts for roughly 60% of global revenue, followed by UK at 9%

Fallout Shelter has grossed $100 million since launching four years ago, according to data from Sensor Tower Store Intelligence.

In August last year, Sensor Tower estimated the game had reached $90 million lifetime revenue, meaning it generated roughly $10 million over the last ten months.

Arriving on mobile in 2015 to promote the launch of Fallout 4, the game has seen considerable success since, grossing roughly $68,000 a day on average.

Not only does it have a spin-off headed for China, it was announced last week at E3 that the game would be ported to Tesla cars.

While Fallout Shelter has been a global hit, it's primary market is the US, which accounts for roughly 60% of revenue.

The UK is the game's second largest market, accounting for 9% of spending, followed by Germany (5%), Canada (4%), and Australia (3.4%).

China is the largest Asian market, and ranked No. 6 in global revenue having grossed $3 million.

Sensor Tower estimates that Fallout Shelter has over 63 million downloads across the App Store and Google Play.

 Get your job in front of the right talentSearch our CV libraryUtilise the global reach of Gamesindustry.biz

More stories

Microsoft's Zenimax acquisition approved by EU

Update: European Commission has no concerns with the deal impacting the common market

By James Batchelor

Microsoft requests EU approval for ZeniMax acquisition

European Commission's antitrust regulators will decide by March 5

By James Batchelor

Latest comments

Sign in to contribute

Need an account? Register now.