Xbox Live is home to 100 Million monthly active users, while Xbox Game Pass has seen 18 million subscribers.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced revenues for the second quarter of fiscal year 2020. Accordingly, the company; The game has managed to generate 43.1 billion dollars in revenue through Office and the cloud. Thanks to the demand for games, Xbox earnings are also seen to increase by 51 percent. This includes Xbox content and services such as Xbox Live and Xbox Game Pass, which generate a 40 percent increase in revenue. The company also broke new ground with revenues of over $ 2 billion from third-party games and $ 5 billion in game revenue for the first time. Additionally, Microsoft shares that the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S launch was the most successful in its history, with the most devices ever sold in one launch month.
Nadella announced that the Xbox Live service currently has more than 100 million monthly active users and the Xbox Game Pass has 18 million subscribers. This means nearly 8 million subscribers grew in less than a year, with Xbox Game Pass announcing over 10 million subscribers in April last year.
The growth can be attributed to Microsoft’s transformation in gaming, with cloud games being exemplary. Another important factor is of course the Covid-19 outbreak. People are able to concentrate on games while spending more time at home.