Activision Blizzard earned extra on cell video games final quarter than PC and consoles mixed


We do not usually report on strictly business-related issues right here at PC Gamer, however there’s an fascinating little tidbit stashed away in Activision Blizzard’s current Q2 2022 monetary report (opens in new tab): Over the three months ending June 30, greater than half of the corporate’s complete revenues got here from cell video games—greater than PC and console video games mixed.

Activision Blizzard earned $332 million on the PC through the quarter, and $376 million on mixed console gross sales. That is some huge cash! Beneath the “cell and ancillary” class, nonetheless—which Activision Blizzard mentioned “primarily embrace revenues from cell units”—the corporate pulled in a whopping $831 million for the quarter. It earned an additional $105 million in revenues for the quarter within the “Different” class, which incorporates revenues from its distribution enterprise and the Overwatch and Name of Responsibility Leagues, however even in the event you add that quantity to PC and console revenues, it is nonetheless not sufficient to surpass the cell income complete.


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