informa
/
1 MIN READ
News

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge was Focus Entertainment's Q2 highlight

Focus Entertainment's financials reflect a shortage of 2022 titles.

Across the board, Focus Entertainment's second quarter for 2022 have seen declines compared to the second quarter of 2021. Overall revenue for the quarter was at €27.3 million (or $26.7 million), down 38 percent from last year's €44 million. For the entire first half of 2022, revenue was at €65.5 million, a relatively small decline from last year's €85.1 in that same period.

That €27.3 million for the quarter is line with expectations, said Focus, which admitted to not having any major releases lately. In fact, the recently released A Plague Tale: Requiem from Asobo Studio marks the first game in over a year to bear the Focus name. 

Citing its 2021 titles such as Necromunda: Hired Gun and Insurgency: Sandstorm, Focus wrote that this quarter's year-over-year comparison suffers from a demanding base with several launches that took place in the second quarter of 2021/22." 

Focus took time in its report to call out its subsidiary Dotemu for its "good performance" of €22.9 million for the quarter. One game highlighted during that section was Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge, which released this past June.

In mid-September, Focus acquired Verdun developer BlackMill Entertainment. That developer brought in an extra €2 million during the quarter with the release of its WWI shooter Isonzo

Beyond A Plague Tale, Focus' outlook for the remainder of the year is November's Evil West (from Flying Wild Hog), and Mundfish's Atomic Heart

Speaking of 2023, Focus concluded its report by touting that next year will feature "the largest lineup in [Focus] history. [...] Focus Entertainment is thus confident in the execution of its 2022/23 roadmap." Beyond Heart, which it said would release in the winter, Focus' other known 2023 game is Atlas Fallen from Deck 13.

Update: This story has been edited to clarify that Dotemu's €22.9 million revenue was for the publisher's overall revenue, and not attributed solely to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge

Latest Jobs

Cryptic Studios

Remote
1.19.23
Senior Producer

Anne Arundel Community College

Arnold, MD, USA
1.30.23
Instructor/Assistant Professor, Game Art

Night School Studio

Los Angeles, CA, USA
1.09.23
Level Designer / Scripter, Games Studio
More Jobs   

CONNECT WITH US

Explore the
Subscribe to
Follow us

Game Developer Job Board

Game Developer Newsletter

@gamedevdotcom

Explore the

Game Developer Job Board

Browse open positions across the game industry or recruit new talent for your studio

Browse
Subscribe to

Game Developer Newsletter

Get daily Game Developer top stories every morning straight into your inbox

Subscribe
Follow us

@gamedevdotcom

Follow us @gamedevdotcom to stay up-to-date with the latest news & insider information about events & more