Top 10 Richest Gaming Companies in the World
Gamers, do you know which are the richest gaming companies in the world? Let’s find out!
*Did you know that studies have found that playing action video games trains people to make the right decisions faster without loss of accuracy?
Since the games were invented, people from all over the world used the games as a relaxing thing to do in their free time.
Even some of the celebrities found themselves playing video games excessive.
Celebrities like Robin Williams (named his kids Zelda and Cody after game characters), Eminem (who was near top 20 in the highest scoring Donkey Kong games in the world), Steve Wozniak co-founder of Apple (his favorite video games is Tetris that he submitted so many high scores to Nintendo until they stopped printing them).
We’ve been getting this request from you guys a few times so we finally decided to do it.
Gaming has grown to become a hundred billion dollar industry in the last couple of years so it just made sense to have a look at those who make the most money out this trend.
It’s pretty hard to estimate the value of a company especially in the gaming industry where they have intangible assets, so we are going to look at the revenues these companies generated in the previous year.
Although revenue is not the only indicator of success it should give you guys a glimpse into how big they are. Here are the top 10 Richest Gaming Companies in the World!
10. CAPCOM– Approx. $1.1 Billion
Resident Evil and Street Fighter are two of the names that made Capcom known everywhere. Despite the controversies involving the name Capcom and their questionable sale tactics, the gaming company cannot be ignored, even if we try.
Generating revenues of just over 1 Billion dolalrs they made into our top on the 10th position as one of the highest earning gaming companies in the world.
Yes, not many people talk about Capcom when they discuss gaming companies, but they are still on the top 10 richest gaming companies in the world.
Their most successful game so far must be Street Fighter, which was spawned several sequels and spinoffs.
Some of their other successes include the Resident Evil, Devil May Cry, and Lost Planet franchises, as well as the Megaman games, which remain popular despite their relative age.