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David Guo: U.S. Market Fuels Evony’s Impressive Performance in 2023

Evony: The King's Return, continues to dominate the gaming industry with another record-breaking sale by Aug 2023. According to tracking Official data of the company, the game reached over 24.9 million new global downloads and $216.8 million in revenue from January to the end of August in 2023. The U.S. market particularly reached nearly 3.9 million new downloads and contributed $126.6 million in revenue.


The game developer & publisher – plans to continue building on its catalog by releasing more exciting titles with top-requested features, including , , and play.

Top Games Inc., led by its co-founder and CEO , has a passion for technology and online gaming, and he has made sure that his company's games, including the popular strategy game Evony, provide top-tier player experiences.

Under Guo's leadership, the Top Games development team focuses on user-oriented and improving , with attention to detail and execution efficiency in the game development process. Guo encourages his team to work quickly to implement solutions and identify areas that can be improved to create the best customer experience possible.

David majored in physics at Sun Yat-sen University. In 1998, David created the famed Skynet firewall, the most popular consumer firewall in China, with tens of millions of internet users protected by it. In 2004, he co-founded one of the world's largest virtual currency exchange platforms, facilitating millions of transactions and generating hundreds of millions in value.

He is a gamer himself but found that many game companies do not focus on user experience. David Guo brings over 25 years of software and game development, network security, UX, game theory, and API design.

“As a gaming company, we prioritize the user experience and satisfaction above all else and believe that the key to success in the gaming industry is to create games that are great from the player's perspective, not just the designer's perspective”

Throughout 2022, Top Games has increased revenue from month to month. June marks the first month the gaming company has entered into the top 10 of the highest-grossing developers on the AppStore and Google Play by ranking ninth. The top downloaded games include Evony: The King's Return, King's Legion, and Alliance of Glory. Titles are available for mobile download on Google Play and Apple's AppStore.

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Publish the latest news on Evony games, with in-depth explorations of gameplay and fun Events, as well as founder David Guo's inspirational insights into game development and the industry.