It is possible to make games and make a decent income online. For those who wonder how much money can they make selling video games online, the short answer is: anything from zero to hundred thousand dollars and more.
Look at the Xmas Bonus sales statistics: a non-serious attempt to earn money by selling game online got over $3000 in sales. Adventure and RPG fusion Morning’s Wrath sold few thousand. So did Titan Attacks as well.
Memorable multiplayer indie game Tribal Trouble made $60,000 in sales. Another indie game Cactus Bruce and the Corporate Monkeys sold tens of thousands. The game was completed in just a few months, so those are really nice results. GL Golf also reached tens of thousands in sales.
Six figure earnings from games isn’t that uncommon either. $113,160.53 indie games sales were reached from sales of several games. IGF awarded Gish made $121,000 – that’s pretty good for a game that was developed in about 6 months by three guys.
For those who wonder if it’s possible to make any money selling games online the answer is definitely yes. If you are eager to see more sales numbers, remember to check out the video game sales statistics. There’s plenty of inspiration and lessons to learn from these games.