Super Mario never loses his charm. Nintendo confirmed that the recently released Super Mario Run has already been downloaded 40 million times only four days since the game?s worldwide release. It has become the fastest app ever to reach 40 million downloads. And it?s not even released on Android yet!
Nintendo took to Twitter to share the good news. The publisher did not share any details about its revenues. Venture Beat predicts that it is likely generating between $2 million and $5 million per day. The said amount is from the United States alone.
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) December 21, 2016
Super Mario Run currently leads the charts for free App Store games in 140 countries. It is also touted as one of the top 10 paid apps across App Stores worldwide. Previous predictions suggest that Super Mario Run is the new Pokemon Go. Obviously, Mario was successful in stealing the crown from Pikachu.
Friendly Run Mode On
The game has recently obtained a new Friendly Run mode. The aforementioned mode allows players to compete against each other by adding their friends to the social media accounts linked to the game.
To enjoy the Friendly Run mode, all you need to do is go to Friends List. Then, select Link to connect social media accounts. Finally, you can Invite or Add your friend to the group.
The new Friendly Run mode is limited by your progress in World Tour mode. It can be played only once per day if players have not yet cleared the World 1 or part 1 of the World Tour yet.
You need to upgrade the game for $9.99 to complete all the levels of World 1. Players who have completed World 1 can access or play Friendly Mode three times per day. Those who are done with World 2 can play Friendly Mode five times per day.
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