In a world enthralled by mobile gaming, one title has been making significant strides in the market, leaving its mark on players around the globe. “Evony: The King's Return” by Top Games Inc. is not just a game; it's an epic journey through historical Civilizations, strategic warfare, and the challenge of empire-building. In 2022, the game's rise to success reached new heights. This article explores the game's remarkable features, its burgeoning success, and the minds behind the thriving gaming company, Top Games Inc.
Unprecedented Growth in Revenue
According to mobile app data provider Sensor Tower, the net revenue from “Evony: The King's Return” reached a staggering $385,751,902 worldwide in 2022. This represents a 1.5 times increase from 2021's revenue of $221,676,485, highlighting the game's continuous growth and acceptance.
A Closer Look at the Game's Features
“Evony: The King's Return” has evolved from a browser-based game into an enthralling mobile MMO since its 2016 release. The game offers a rich strategic experience with the following features:
- Varied Civilizations and Strategic Experience: Players can choose from seven different civilizations, each with unique attributes, to build their empires and recruit historical generals to enhance their might.
- Engaging PvP Battles: Various PvP battles and large-scale cross-server wars create an interactive and thrilling gaming experience.
- City Management: As players' cities grow, they must manage resources, develop armies, and ensure stability within their kingdom.
- Option for Accelerated Progress: The game also offers an option for players to spend money to advance faster, catering to different playing styles.
Surging Popularity and Downloads
With an impressive 46,286,214 downloads in 2022 alone, the game has performed exceptionally well, especially in the US market, where it generated net revenue of $220,610,513. The number of US downloads saw a significant rise, further solidifying the game's position in the market.
A Brief History and Recognition
“Evony: The King's Return” was originally released in 2016 and catapulted to fame with a Superbowl ad in 2017. It has continued to be a top-grossing game across 50 countries and holds high ratings on both Google Play and Apple App stores. The game has also been honored with awards such as the Samsung Best of Galaxy Award in the MMO category.
About Top Games Inc.
Founded in 2015, Top Games Inc. is spearheaded by David Guo and Benjamin Gifford. With a global staff of over 200, the company has succeeded in publishing popular games like Alliance of Glory and CryptoAge. These achievements mirror the company's dedication to creating engaging and highly-rated gaming experiences.
“As a gaming company, we prioritize the user experience and satisfaction above all else and believe that the key to success in the gaming industry is to create games that are great from the player's perspective, not just the designer's perspective,” David said.
David majored in physics at Sun Yat-sen University. In 1998, David created the famed Skynet firewall, the most popular consumer firewall in China, with tens of millions of internet users protected by it. In 2004, he co-founded one of the world's largest virtual currency exchange platforms, facilitating millions of transactions and generating hundreds of millions in value.
He is a gamer himself but found that many game companies do not focus on user experience. he decided to devote himself to the gaming industry, Later, David Guo joined Top Games Inc. and is responsible for numerous top-selling titles through Google Play and the Apple App Store.