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Mobile Games Generate 1 Billion Downloads Each Week

Donny Kristianto

Mobile games were downloaded at record levels in Q2 2020 as people on lockdown look for more ways to stay entertained at home.

Mobile gaming has provided a channel not only for entertainment but also social connection as people are urged to stay home and practice social distancing amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. In the first week of Q2 2020, weekly mobile game downloads broke records at over 1.2 billion, and weekly download levels remained at 1 billion on average throughout the quarter, up 20% year over year.

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July 8, 2020

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