Fruit Ninja turns two, 300 million players playing

By Johnny Cullen, Friday, 1 June 2012 11:20 GMT

Halfbrick’s announced the two-year anniversary of Fruit Ninja, with other stats to celebrate the anniversary.

In the two years the game has existed, 300 million players have played the game, 50 billion combos have been scored, 1.5 trillion pieces of fruit sliced and combined time players spent in the game in its first 24 hours has been 100+ hours.

Fruit Ninja’s been recognised as the second biggest-selling game on iOS ever. Halfbrick chief marketing officer Phil Larsen’s promised more in the IP and for other big name Jetpack Joyride.

“We have plenty more tricks up our sleeves, including more Fruit Ninja updates, continued expansion of our latest blockbuster hit Jetpack Joyride and a new batch of games to come in the future,” said Larsen.

“We’re showing the world how Aussie creativity can make a huge impact on games worldwide.”

Fruit Ninja is out now on iOS, Android and Xbox Live Arcade for Kinect.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.

Comments

Headlines

Fruit Ninja

  • The Australian ratings board says Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 is a thing

    Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 has popped up on the Australian Classification Board, which should excite the over 1 million of you who downloaded the game as of March 2012.

  • Fruit Ninja arrives on Vita this week

    Fruit Ninja will make its way to Sony’s new portable in this week’s North American PlayStation Store update. The Halfbrick favourite is the only major surprise on this week’s release schedule, and it’s not much of one; the European PlayStation Store quietly produced some DLC for the game way back in early July, which rather […]

Halfbrick

  • Bears vs Art story and gameplay trailers

    Are games art? We kind of better hope not, or this angry bear will tear them apart.

  • Jetpack Joyride has been downloaded one million times through PSN

    Halfbrick has announced that Jetpack Joyride has been downloaded one million times on PS3. The free-to-play title was released in September 2011 on iOS before being released through PSN. “We want to extend a massive thanks to the dedicated team at Big Ant for bringing Jetpack Joyride to Sony’s passionate and thriving online community,” Phil […]