Reuters reports that Supercell, the maker of hit mobile game Clash of Clans, reported on Wednesday core profit rose 8 percent last year, helped by the launch of Clash Royale.
Supercell said earnings rose to 917 million euros last year from 848 million in 2015.
“Despite tighter competition, this was the best year so far in financial terms. Clash Royale was a huge hit,” Chief Executive Ilkka Paananen told reporters.
In 2016 Clash of Clans was ranked No. 2 after Monster Strike, according to research company App Annie. Clash Royale was No. 5.
Pokemon GO, has the biggest number of active users, but in revenue terms it fell behind Clash of Clans.