An investigation has revealed how the success of popular video games such as Grand Theft Auto V, Call of Duty: Warzone or FIFA 20 translates into monetary terms, given that the study is based on the year 2020. The study, carried out by the team British Net Bet, has inaugurated a web portal in which we can interactively see the performance of each of the video games studied with their evolution in real time. So that, How much money do the great titans of the sector generate per minute?
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Thousands and thousands of dollars. That is the answer. Every 60 seconds, video games like FIFA 20 they generated $ 2,054 per minute; but it is not the most successful, however, since Call of Duty: Modern Warfare y Warzone (the modality free-to-play based on mode battle royale) managed to accumulate $ 3,633.94 per minute. From ScreenRant have compiled the data in the ranking that we leave below.
Taking into account the data per minute, the daily calculation is established by multiplying that data by 1440, which is the total minutes of a full day. The result is really huge. FIFA 20 had a daily income sum of more than $ 2.95 million, while Call of Duty: Modern Warfare / Warzone did the same with more than 5.2 million dollars a day; 1910 million dollars annually.
Grand Theft Auto V, which has sold more than 150 million units since its launch, does not only generate money with direct sales in store, but also with its GTA Online aspect, which has integrated purchases. In this case, it takes the bronze medal and generated in 2020 more than $ 1,733 per minute.
And what about Animal Crossing: New Horizons? The pandemic video game par excellence, the fastest-selling title in Nintendo’s history, which accumulates more than 33.89 million units sold until June 2021, managed to generate $ 1,244 per minute. Keep in mind that only nine months are counted, since it was published in March. In total, an estimated revenue of more than $ 654 million in 2020 alone. Cyberpunk 2077, for its part, generated 609 million dollars, more than $ 1,158 per minute.
How much money did they generate per minute in 2020?
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare – Warzone (Released 2020) – $ 3,633.94 per minute
FIFA 20 (2019) — 2054.79 dollars per minute
Grand Theft Auto V (2013) — $1733.26 per minute
NBA 2K21 (2020) – $ 1,691.40 per minute
NBA 2K20 (2019) – $ 1,466.89 per minute
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (2020) — 1289,95 dólares por minuto
Animal Crossing: New Horizons (2020) — $1244.29 per minute