What made Fall Guys so successful?

Fall Guys has come, seen and conquered. If you follow games, your Instagram, Twitter and news feeds are no doubt filled with funky looking… umm… jelly beans?

If you don’t know what I’m talking about, welcome back to Earth! You must be one of the two guys who SpaceX sent to orbit when Fall Guys launched. In a way, you are the fall guys now that you’re back, right? Cause you fell back to earth? Anyway…

What has caused Fall Guys to be so popular and dominate our social feeds? What can game developers learn from the success of Fall Guys?

Fall Guys immediately stands out with its goofy visuals and different looking gameplay
Screenshot of Fall Guys from its Steam page. Arrr
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Infographic: Indie game revenues on Steam

We’ve put together an infographic highlighting indie game revenues on Steam in 2020.

Video Game Insights - Indie game revenues on Steam, including genre lifetime earnings and genre splits.
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Can indie developers earn enough to survive?

How much money do Steam games earn? How much do indie games make? Is it worth being a game developer? How much is a typical indie game developer expected to earn by releasing a game on Steam?

We’re looking into Steam data to find out if being a solo developer is a sustainable career and what that means for your earning potential.

This is an article brought to you by a free games market research platform Video Game Insights and is based on Steam stats.

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