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).
Let’s not talk about the celebrities that admitted their addiction for Candy Crush, because we might be here all night.
Looks like the celebrities are caught in the games. Are you addicted to any of the famous video games known today?
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.
With revenue of $952 million they made into our top on the 10th position as one of the richest 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.
Founded in 1969 by Kagemasa Kozuki as a jukebox rental and repair business in Osaka, Konami is one of the richest gaming companies in the world.
Responsible for many famous video games, its development and production put the company at number 9 on our list..
The Dance Dance Revolution, Pro Evolution Soccer, Silent Hill, and Metal Gear Solid franchises have brought Konami continued success, and kept them relevant through the present day.
The road from the jukebox rental to one of the richest gaming companies in the world wasn’t that easy. Konami was in the video game industry since the Super Nintendo days and the road so far was a success.
Besides the gaming business Konami is a developer and publisher of numerous toys, trading cards, anime, slot machines, arcade cabinets and health and physical fitness clubs in Japan.