Garena Free Fire, developed by the Singapore-based Garena studio, has exceeded 1 billion downloads on the Google Play Store. Thus, Garena Free Fire became the first battle-royale game to exceed 1 billion downloads.
According to the statements, Garena will hold an in-game event in August to celebrate this success with the players.
Garena Free Fire continues to be successful
Garena Free Fire is known as a game that is very popular with its great popularity. Recently, he added a new one to his success and reported that he reached 100 million daily active players. In addition, it generated over $1 billion in revenue within 2 years of its launch.
Despite the fact that the majority of the player base is located in India, Garena Free Fire managed to generate $100 million in revenue in the first quarter of 2021 in the USA. It was also the 8th highest-grossing game globally on the Google Play Store, with revenues of over $100 million in June 2021. All of the top 10 games on the highest-grossing list of June 2021 had a revenue of over $100 million, setting a new record in the industry.
Garena Free Fire has a huge esports community
Garena Free Fire, which is a very popular game in terms of the esports community, reached 5.4 million concurrent viewers in the Free Fire World Series 2021, becoming the esports competition with the highest concurrent viewers in the world.
This year, Free Fire announced its partnership with many popular names, including McClaren Racing, Cristiano Ronaldo and Street Fighter.