Fantasy Westward Journey Player Count and Stats (2024)

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Fantasy Westward Journey Player Count and Stats

Here are a few of the most interesting Fantasy Westward Journey stats and facts I was able to dig up including player counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Fantasy Westward Journey player count:

310 million registered players (2015)

Total Fantasy Westward Journey revenue to date:

$4.7 billion (2021)

Fantasy Westward Journey revenue for 2022:

$601 million

Fantasy Westward Journey player count stats

Fantasy Westward Journey revenue for 2017:

$1.5 billion

Amount of in-game currency exchanged daily on Fantasy Westward Journey:

$7.3 million (2017)

Number of Fantasy Westward Journey downloads:

100 million downloads (2017)

Peak number of concurrent Fantasy westward journey players:

2.7 million (2017)

That’s all for now. Be sure to check back soon as we update all video game stats as soon as more are provided.

Game Description

“Fantasy Westward Journey” (also known as “Fantasy Journey to the West” or “Fantasy Westward Journey Online”) is a popular Chinese fantasy MMORPG developed and published by NetEase. The game was first released in China in 2001 and has since become one of the most successful and long-lasting MMORPGs in the country.

The game is based on the classic Chinese novel “Journey to the West,” which tells the mythical tale of the monk Xuanzang and his companions, including the Monkey King Sun Wukong, as they embark on a pilgrimage to India to obtain Buddhist scriptures.

In “Fantasy Westward Journey,” players take on the roles of various characters inspired by the novel, including Taoists, warriors, and monks. Players can choose their character’s class, gender, and appearance, allowing for a personalized experience.

The game world is set in a beautiful and colorful fantasy version of ancient China, with stunning landscapes, mythical creatures, and iconic locations from the original novel. Players can explore vast open-world areas, engage in quests, defeat monsters, and uncover the story of the “Journey to the West.”

The gameplay in “Fantasy Westward Journey” is heavily focused on PvE (player-versus-environment) content, such as story-driven quests, dungeon raids, and boss battles. Players can team up with friends or join guilds to tackle challenging content together, fostering a strong sense of community and cooperation.

In addition to PvE, the game also features PvP (player-versus-player) modes, where players can engage in battles against each other in arenas or open-world zones. PvP provides an opportunity for players to test their skills, compete for rankings, and earn rewards.

“Fantasy Westward Journey” has been continuously updated over the years with new content, expansions, and graphical enhancements. The game’s success can be attributed to its rich storytelling, immersive world, and appealing art style that captures the essence of traditional Chinese culture and mythology.

The game’s impact has extended beyond China, as it has also gained popularity in other regions with international versions and adaptations. “Fantasy Westward Journey” remains a beloved and influential MMORPG in the gaming landscape, showcasing the enduring appeal of classic literature-inspired games and NetEase’s dedication to providing high-quality gaming experiences.

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