Pokemon Go and Super Mario Run were the biggest mobile game launches of 2016 and the latter seems to be continuing its triumph over the mobile market till now. A new report has emerged on the shores of the internet suggests that the side-scrolling game has reached 90 million downloads since its launch.
According to Newzoo data(via Gamespot), Super Mario Run has brought in $30 million in revenue, which suggests that almost 3 million players have paid $10 to unlock the contents of the game. Also, the game has no further micro-transactions and Nintendo does not plan to further sell any content.
There is no doubt that the side-scrolling game based on Mario has been a huge success for Nintendo so it comes as no surprise that the company is thinking about a sequel to the widely popular side scrolling game. Nintendo has been polling its fanbase about whether or not they want a sequel to the game.
Super Mario Run is a side-scrolling auto-running mobile game developed by Nintendo for iOS and will be available for Android sometime in 2017.