Kim Kardashian is definitely a reality superstar but now she’s a “superstar in the tech world,” according to Adweek, which put the starlet on the cover now that she’s slated to make $85 million this year for her mobile game.
The 34-year-old mother’s video game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, is reportedly going to bring in another $200 million in 2015 after making $74 million last year, and cutting a pretty penny for Kardashian.
“I don't know if I expected it to do this well,” she told Adweek. "I’m really thankful that it has because I've put a lot of hard work into it and spent a lot of time on it.”
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According to Kardashian, she talks to game developers at Glu daily and ventures to San Francisco once a month to meet with the team.
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The tech mogul—yep, she technically is with payout like that—says the success of her game has been the updates which help players follow Kim’s life as they play the game.
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“We try to mirror it as much as possible,” Kim said. “I want to make it as lifelike as possible.”
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“People thought we were doing that on purpose and that it was planned, and it wasn’t,” she continued. “We realized that it worked so well…we try to get as many lifelike things that I'm actually doing to really happen in the game so you can play along with my real life.”
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And this won’t be Kim’s last foray in the tech world. She has yet another app coming out, to be determined.
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