About This Statistic
This statistic shows a timeline with the global number of monthly active King Digital Entertainment users as of the first quarter of 2017. In the first quarter of 2017, 342 million people accessed the mobile gaming company's apps per month. Popular titles include Candy Crush Saga, Farm Ville Saga as well as Bubble Witch Saga, all of which are monetized through in-game purchases. King's gaming apps are available on Facebook as well as on mobile platforms. In 2014, King reached record high revenue in its history, having generated 2.26 billion U.S. dollars that year. Two years later, in February 2016, the company was acquired by Activision Blizzard, as part of a deal worth 5.9 billion U.S. dollars. As of February 2017, the company was placed fourth in a ranking of leading mobile gaming publishers, based on global download numbers.