What are some of your favorite media franchises out there? Some of the most popular media franchises ever include classics like Batman, Spider-Man, Disney, Super Mario, Harry Potter, and Transformers. However, which of these have made the most money?
This infographic takes a closer look at the top 25 media franchises ever in terms of how much money they grossed, and it's Pokémon that tops the list with an astounding $92.121 Billion since 1996. Also in the top five are Hello Kitty ($80.026 Billion), Winnie the Pooh ($75.034 Billion), Mickey Mouse ($70.587 Billion), and Star Wars ($65.631 Billion).
In this infographic, there are several factors included, including but not limited to video games, merchandise, trading cards, home entertainment, book sales, and TV revenue. Even the 25th spot on the list, Transformers, has grossed $17.22 Billion! Which of your favorite franchises made the list, and are you surprised by where any ranked?