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Global Digital Gaming Market Report 2019: Growth of Online and Mobile Games Worldwide - ResearchAndMarkets.com

January 30, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 30, 2019--The “Global Digital Gaming Market 2019” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Mobile games still in the lead

Mobile games accounted for a major share of global digital gaming sales in 2018, and are projected to remain in the lead through 2020, as outlined in this report. The second largest segment of digital game sales are Free-to-Play Mass Multilayer Online games, with the success of Fortnite: Battle Royale making a major contribution.

China outpaces others in digital gaming market size

China ranks number one by digital gaming sales, as the report reveals. More than one in two mobile Internet users in China play games on their phones and two-thirds of overall digital gaming sales are generated on mobile. Tencent dominates the country’s gaming landscape, followed by Netease. Other major digital gaming markets worldwide, such as the USA and the UK, are also on the growth path.

Emerging technology drives further growth in gaming

While mobile phones continue to outrank other gaming devices in popularity, digital game developers increasingly have emerging tech devices, such as VR headsets, on their radar. Other top gaming devices in developers’ view include Nintendo Switch and PS4/Pro, according to the findings of the report.

Questions Answered in this Report

How much of global gaming revenue in 2018 is digital? What are the major trends in the online gaming market across various global markets? What are the leading digital game titles on different platforms? How high are the rates of smartphone and tablet usage for gaming in various countries worldwide? How does the development of digital games market vary by region and country?

Key Topics Covered:

1. Management Summary

2. Global Developments

3. Asia-Pacific

3.1. China

3.2. Japan

3.3. South Korea

3.4. India

3.5. Indonesia

4. North America

4.1. USA

4.2. Canada

5. Europe

5.1. UK

5.2. Germany

5.3. France

5.4. Spain

5.5. Italy

5.6. Russia

6. Latin America

6.1. Regional

6.2. Brazil

6.3. Mexico

6.4. Argentina

6.5. Colombia

7. The Middle East And Africa

7.1. Regional

7.2. UAE

7.3. South Africa

Companies Mentioned

Electronic Arts Inc King Digital Entertainment Plc MasterCard International Inc NetEase Inc Nintendo Co Ltd PayPal Holdings Inc Rockstar Games Inc Supercell Oy Tencent Holdings Ltd Ubisoft Inc Visa Inc

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KEYWORD:

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT ELECTRONIC GAMES

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