While Rocket League is the top paid game on the Xbox One (some of this success can be attributed to the introduction to the games pass catalog, constant events and update) Fortnite is the most played game on Microsoft’s store. Looking at the top-charts you can see that Fortnite sits at no. 1 followed by GTA V, Rainbow Six Siege, and NBA 21K8. The next game in the most played charts which follows a similar F2P model as Fortnite is Roboblox.
It looks like the Battle Royale behemoth that is Fortnite isn’t going to be stopping anytime soon – thanks to the lucrative monetization system that Epic Games has used in the third-person title, the game has earned over 1 billion USD in revenue from in-game purchases.
For Honor the medieval fighting title from Ubisoft has just hit a new milestone. Despite considerable growing pains the title has managed to reach a total of 10 million players registered players worldwide. Gamers should note that registered players don’t equal sales as those who signed up for free weekends and trials have also been included in the tally.