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  (Source: buzzom.com)
Games played a major part in the increased revenue for both parties

Game apps for iOS pummeled Android game apps when it came to revenue for the fourth quarter, but Android is growing quickly.

According to App Annie's Index, iOS games earned 3.5 times the revenue of Android games in Q4 2012. The iOS App Store increased its overall revenue by 20 percent from Q3 to Q4 2012 while the Google Play store doubled its app revenue in the same time period. However, iOS still raked in more cash.

The top revenue makers for iOS (ordered from 1-10 on the top 10 list) included apps by Electronic Arts (EA), Supercell, Gameloft, GREE, Inc., HungHo Online Entertainment, Zynga, Kabam, NHN Corp., SQUARE ENIX and Rovio Entertainment.

For the Google Play store, game companies occupied nine out of the top 10 list for best revenue-making apps. NHN Corp. held the No. 1 spot.

The top five countries contributing to iOS app revenue were the U.S., Japan, the UK, Australia and Canada. For the Google Play store, the top three were Japan, the U.S. and South Korea.




Source: Games Industry



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RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By TakinYourPoints on 1/31/2013 5:21:23 PM , Rating: 2
And again, I seriously don't understand why some people get so mad over objective figures. If hard metrics point out higher data usage, app downloads, app quality, faster hardware, but you still want a device with widgets or bigger screens, awesome, reality still isn't something to get angry about.


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By Reclaimer77 on 1/31/2013 5:28:12 PM , Rating: 2
Uhh I'm not mad? I was just called out by Pirks The Retard and I'm not even sure why. Not mad at all.

Hi bud, how are you doing today?


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By Cheesew1z69 on 1/31/2013 5:29:53 PM , Rating: 1
He says that to me too, like he has a clue...


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By TakinYourPoints on 1/31/2013 5:57:51 PM , Rating: 2
You seem pretty angry all the time dude. A simple comment sends you flying off the handle, personal insults, etc. Not just to me but to lots of other people, even moderators.

I also wasn't singling you out, lots of people get mad and make posts based on gut instinct rather than backing up what they say around here.


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By Reclaimer77 on 1/31/2013 6:07:56 PM , Rating: 2
It's not my fault. I have a condition.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intermittent_explosiv...

otherwise known as being Italian :)


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By retrospooty on 1/31/2013 6:25:50 PM , Rating: 2
Pisan!

Me too. I feel bad for thinking of you as a Redneck before ;) LOL


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By Reclaimer77 on 1/31/2013 6:47:29 PM , Rating: 2
Yeah I don't know why people have to like stereotype me so much. Just because I'm in the South and don't support Obama, I must be white trash lol


RE: Takin just pwned Reclaimer
By Cheesew1z69 on 1/31/2013 7:21:57 PM , Rating: 1
Because they are ignorant morons...


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