MiHoYo’s Genshin Impact launched globally two weeks ago and has grossed over $100m so far, which means a huge accomplishment for a game from out of China. The game has made over $100 million US in 12 days, according to data from several sources. It was reported that the development budget of the game was roughly $100 million; at this point, MiHoYo looks just making a profit.
Genshin Impact, which is free-to-play and open to the world, launched on September 28th. It attracted many people’s attraction in Korea, China, and Japan. It has fans in the Americas and Europe, as well.
Daniel Ahmad, the prominent Asian games industry commentator, noted that he expects the game will soon have made more than 1 billion RMB, which is nearly $150 million.