Despite the critics trashing Warcraft, it has now become the most successful video game movie ever. It has raked in $377.6 million world wide as I write this. The previous record holder was Prince of Persia when made $335 million back in 2010. After adjusting fro inflation that’s about $370 million.
China Drives Box Office
The bulk of the money has been made in China. The Chinese account for about $20 million. In the US, The movie suffered a 73% drop in ticket sales after its first week. That’s the third largest drop in history behind 2009’s Friday the 13th remake and Fifty Shades of Grey.
Most Successful Video Game Movie Ever
With plenty of lore to choose from, expect the franchise to be a monster once its all done. We think it ill continue to be most successful video game movie ever for some time. But then there is Assassins Creed….