According to analytics firm Sensor Tower, Free Fire generated $100 million in revenue, significantly higher than PUBG’s $68 million in the United States.
The report also shows that Free Fire’s revenue had a huge jump — to 4.5x higher than the same period last year (Q1 202).
PUBG still remains to be the global leader for Battle Royale games
Despite Free Fire’s rapid growth in the United States, PUBG Mobile still claims the top spot as the global leader in the Battle Royale space — generating total revenues of $744.4 million in Q1 2021.
Globally, Free Fire generated $255 million in revenues, and other competitor, Call of Duty, generated $182 million.
Battle Royale games brought in $1.3 billion in Q1 2021, accounting for 86.7% of shooting game sales on mobile.