According to CyberAgent’s new financial report for its 2Q of fiscal 2012 (January to March this year), the company has been seeing “record-high performances” for some key metrics, as can be seen below. CyberAgent generated sales worth 6.1 billion yen (US$76 million) with social games, up 350% when compared to the same quarter in FY2011:
Details for the social gaming segment (SAP=Social Application Provider, a term that’s popular in Japan) are below. CyberAgent seems to have been making approximately US$1 million last quarter with each social game they offered:
CyberAgent says that social games with strong IP have been proven successful, for example these four titles (click to enlarge):
Click here for a list of all social game makers that are under the CyberAgent umbrella.
The company plans to introduce a record number of new services in the next months (especially on smartphones) and wants to hire a total of 700 new employees this fiscal to make it happen.