announced today that it is partnering with to bring the mobile fighting game to China.
Contest of Champions launched in 2014. Despite its age, the free-to-play game still makes a lot of money. It earned $3.3 million on last Cyber Monday alone, according to .
China is home to 619.5 million gamers, according to . It is the largest gaming market in the world, so bringing Contest of Champions to the country can help expand its audience and revenues. China has strict regulations on media, and the country has only recently ramped up .
The Chinese version of Contest of Champions will launch in May 2019 for Android. The fighting game is able to keep relevant by adding characters from Marvel’s deep roster