“I did some rough maths this morning: in terms of profits, from sales and royalties, in a month Rust has made about 40 per cent of what GMod has made in about nine years”, says Garry Newman from Facepunch Studios.
Garry Newman discusses the emerging gameplay in Rust in more detail over on Games Industry. It’s worth mentioning that Rust is is currently still in Alpha. This hasn’t stopped it from being on top of the Steam Top Sellers list for quite a while now. According to the tweet below, it has already made around 7.5 million dollars. Some would perhaps argue that it’s not surprising for a game that has cavemen genitalia in it.