MAU grew by 26% YoY
Stillfront Group AB («Stillfront») are working systematically to enhance the game portfolio to optimize performance and return/risk. Among other things, follow the Stillfront ongoing development of the number of unique players of the online games on a monthly (MAU — Monthly Active User), and daily (DAU — Daily Active User) basis.
During the second quarter of 2018, the average number of MAU to 4 237 000 and the average number of DAU was 1 021 000. The corresponding figures for the second quarter of 2017 was 3 354 000 MAU and 902 000 DAU (including Goodgame Studios). The second quarter of 2018 showing an increase of 26% in respect of number of MAU and an increase of 13% in respect of number of DAU compared to the first quarter of 2017.
During the first quarter of 2018, the average number of MAU 4 893 000 and the average number of DAU 1 115 000. During the second quarter of 2018, thereby reducing the MAU with 13%, while the DAU decreased by 8% compared with the first quarter of 2018.
During the second quarter of 2018 was launched Unravel Two, which are not included in the DAU/MAU figures. Last days of the quarter saw the launch of EMPIRE: the Millennium Wars as browsergame. During the quarter, was also launched Football Empire, which samförläggs of Stillfront Group, but that is not counted in the DAU/MAU figures. Thus released no online games with a material impact on the DAU or MAU in the second quarter of 2018. The three strong games that were released in Q4 2017 (Nida Harb 3, BIG FARM Mobile Harvest, and War and Peace: Civil War) continues to refine its användarbaser. This has led to a somewhat less number of users compared with the previous quarter, but with higher commitment and betalvillighet.
Total refers to the above figures the intäktsmässigt 22 largest online games, ie Call of War, Supremacy 1914, the Conflict of Nations, ManagerZone, DragonRealms, GemStone IV, the SIEGE: the Titan Wars, Tank Storm, the Admiral, Nida Harb 3, Age of Lords, World at War, War and Peace: Civil War, eRepublik.com, Online Fussball Manager, Goodgame Poker, Legends of Honor, Goodgame Empire, EMPIRE: Four Kingdoms, Big Farm, BIG FARM Mobile Harvest and the EMPIRE: the Millennium Wars. The figures for Goodgame Studios (acquired in January 2018) have been included historically in order to improve comparability.
Jörgen Larsson, CEO of Stillfront Group, comments on the
«Our succélanseringar in Q4 2017 continues to deliver, while our older games still continue to entertain their players with new content and continuous updates. Stickiness (DAU/MAU-ratio) continued to grow this quarter, and monetiseringen of our titles are continued to be very strong. I look forward to even more interesting new spelsläpp during the second half of the year, where we have the strongest pipeline of new titles we’ve ever had,» says Jörgen Larsson, CEO of Stillfront Group.
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Stillfront is a group of independent developers, publishers, and distributors of digital game — with the vision to become the leading group of indie game developers and publishers. Stillfront is active through nine almost independent subsidiaries: Bytro Labs in Germany, Coldwood Interactive in Sweden, Power Challenge in Sweden and the united kingdom, Dorado Online Games in Malta, Simutronics in the united states, basra province Games in the UAE and Jordan, eRepublik Labs in Ireland and in Romania, O.F.M. Studios in Germany and Goodgame Studios in Germany. The group’s games are distributed globally, and has its main markets in Germany, USA, France, UK, and MENA. For more information, visit the Stillfronts website www.stillfront.com.
Stillfronts portfolio includes games for a variety of platforms. Unravel and Unravel Two is the re-written game which is developed by Coldwood, in cooperation with Electronic Arts. Supremacy 1914, the Call of War is krigsstrategispel developed by Bytro Labs. ManagerZone is a sportsmanagementspel which was launched in 2001. DragonRealms and GemStone IV are the so-called MUD-game with a very loyal player base. Siege: Titan Wars(TM) is a popular mobile game developed by Simutronics. Nida Harb III, and Admiral is mobilstrategispel with very strong spelarbaser, which is in the region of basra province Games. World at War, and War and Peace: Civil War is successful mobile strategy game from eRepublik Labs. Online Fussball Manager is a leading sportsmanagementspel. EMPIRE and BIG FARM are great brands, which is powered by Goodgame Studios.
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