Mobile game maker Amir Rajan (Noble Circle, A Dark Room) speaks to Peggy Anne Salz and Shahab Zargari about his successes with top-selling mobile apps.
A Dark Room went on to be critically and commercially successful with 2.26 million downloads in under two years. It stayed at the top premium app spot for 18 days straight in the US. Without Apple’s cut that means that it made $697,270 or $191,810 net for Amir in two years. Its prequel, The Ensign, has been downloaded 132,780 times in a little more than a year and made $29,765 for Amir. Finally, Amir’s latest and experimental game A Noble Circle was downloaded 23,118 times in seven months and netted $3,064 for Amir.