A hot potato: Remember the hate that Activision took when it unveiled the mobile-only Diablo Immortal back in 2018? The devs have been forced to answer challenging inquiries from fans—one asked if the reveal was an out-of-season April fool’s joke. Now, having said that, the organization says the accomplishment of Call of Duty: Mobile proves that embracing handheld gaming is the way forward.
The quantity of criticism leveled at Diablo Immortal could possibly have forced some businesses to rethink their mobile tactic, but CoD: Mobile has shown the platform’s profitable prospective. The game reached 100 million downloads in the initially week of launch, just about 4 instances additional than the launch week downloads of Fortnite, Apex Legends, and PUBG. It lately passed 250 million downloads and has accumulated more than $327 million in player spending.