Mobile gaming industry is booming at a very generous rate. According to a report published by NewZoo, it is estimated that in 2016 mobile gaming will surpass $36.9B in revenue accounting for 27% of market share.
Tech giants have began to take notice of this trend. Some game studios are taking this trend seriously and they have released highly addictive mobile games that are not only a source of enjoyment and entertainment for their users but also source of tremendous amount of profits for the studio.
We are featuring here list of top ten most profitable iPhone games. All of these games have stunning graphics, amazing artwork and incredible gameplay that attract tons of users who spends hours and hours on their mobile phones playing these games.
10. Slotomania Free Slots
Daily Revenue: $186,724
Slotomania Free Slots is a free social-casino mobile game where you can play 140+ slots games. It was developed and released by Big Fish Games Inc in 2012.
9. Toy Blast
Daily Revenue: $213,516
Top Blast is a casual puzzle game developed by Peak Games. It was released in 2015. The game gets 49k new installs and generates $213k in revenue every day.
8. Madden NFL Mobile
Daily Revenue: $281,295
Madden NFL Mobile is a 2014 American football game developed and released by Electronic Arts. It is mobile version of Madden NFL game series.
7. Candy Crush Soda Saga
Daily Revenue: $337,727
Released in 2014 by King, this game is a sequel to the famous Candy Crush Saga. It is also a mobile puzzle game with modern game design and improved gameplay.
6. Clash of Clans
Daily Revenue: $402,001
Clash of Clans is one of the most played massively multiplayer online strategy game developed by Supercell. It has most active community of dedicated clan players with more than 100M daily active users. In 2015, it was generating $1.5 million per day but now, its earning has declined due to new releases and fiercer competition.
5. Candy Crush Saga
Daily Revenue: $478,159
Candy Crush Saga is a mobile puzzle game developed and published by King. The game was released in 2012 and since then, it has maintained a stable position in top grossing games chart.
4. Mobile Strike
Daily Revenue: $690,275
Mobile Strike is a modern warfare strategy game released in 2015 by Epic War LLC. It gets 46k new daily installs and earns $690k every day generating almost $21M in revenue each month.
3. Game of War – Fire Age
Daily Revenue: $1,226,442
Game of War – Fire Age is a MMO strategy war-game published by Machine Zone Inc in 2013. It gained massive success after its release and was one of the top grossing game in 2014 and 2015. The game generates over $30 million in monthly revenue.
2. Pokemon GO
Daily Revenue: $1,562,029
Pokemon GO is an augmented reality game developed and published by Niantic Inc. It was released in July 2016 and quickly became an overnight success getting 130M downloads and $206M within first month of its launch.
1. Clash Royale
Daily Revenue: $1,969,094
Developed by renowned game studio Supercell, Clash Royale tops our list of the top grossing iPhone game by generating $1.9M per day. It was released in January 2016 and quickly became another mega hit published by Supercell.
Source: ThinkGaming October 04, 2016