Marvelous has announced their Results Briefing Materials Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2022 on May 12th, 2022. The report indicated that they were affected significantly by the COVID-19 pandemic but Pokémon MEZASTAR largely contributed to their increases in sales and profit.

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Earnings Highlights (Statement of Profit and Loss)

In the online game business, sales of existing titles declined, and the stage performance business, which was significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, struggled, while sales of game software and a hit of Pokémon MEZASTAR largely contributed to increases in sales and profit, resulting in year-on-year increases in both sales and profit as a whole.

Amusement Business: Initiatives Starting in FY Ending March 2023

  • New tag of Pokémon MEZASTAR newly began operations in April.
  • Overseas expansion of Pokémon Ga-Olé is continuing in anticipation of the COVID-19 pandemic subsiding.

Source: https://corp.marv.jp/english/library/img/presentation4q2022.pdf