Activision Blizzard famous immediately when reporting its earnings for the third quarter that the Sweet Crush sequence stays the top-grossing franchise within the U.S. cellular app shops.
The corporate attributes the success to the October 31, 2018 launch of Sweet Crush Buddies Saga. The addition of the brand new entry within the free-to-play puzzle sequence gave the franchise a lift over the past yr, serving to it develop year-over-year.
The unique Sweet Crush Saga launched in 2012 and stays a cellular smash hit. Activision Blizzard purchased Sweet Crush developer King in 2016 for $5.9 billion.
Sweet Crush Saga has three sequels: Soda Saga, Jelly Saga, and Buddies Saga. Collectively, the franchise had 247 million MAUs (month-to-month energetic customers) in Activsion Blizzard’ third quarter.
Together with Sweet Crush, Name of Responsibility: Fashionable Warfare and World of Warcraft Basic helped Activision Blizzard beat its outlook for the quarter.