News

Global gaming market reaches $99.6 Billion in 2016, Mobile generating 37%

Editor’s Rating:

Newzoo Global Games Market Revenue Growth 2015-2019

In a report by Newzoo, it predicts gamers globally will generate a total of $99.6 billion in revenues in 2016, up 8.5% compared to 2015. For the first time, mobile gaming will take a larger share than PC with $36.9 billion, up 21.3% globally.

Key Factors:

  • Newzoo estimates gamers worldwide will generate a total of $99.6 billion in revenues in 2016, up 8.5% compared to 2015.
  • For the first time, mobile gaming will take a larger share than PC or Console with $36.9 billion, up 21.3% globally.
  • Newzoo expects the global market to grow with a CAGR of +6.6% towards 2019, eventually reaching $118.6 billion with mobile gaming at $52.5 billion.
  • APAC continues to dominate on a worldwide scale, accounting for 47% of the market with China alone accounting one quarter of all global game revenues.

Newzoo 2016 Global Games Market Per Segment Screen

It’s great to be BlueStacks as we reside in two of the most profitable verticals. Where PC meets mobile is what I’d like to coin it 😉

Source: Newzoo

BlueStacks Videos

  • Introducing shooting mode on BlueStacks 3

    Aug 01, 2017

    Introducing shooting mode on BlueStacks 3

  • Introducing the swiping mode on BlueStacks 3

    Aug 01, 2017

    Introducing the swiping mode on BlueStacks 3

  • How can I stream game play on BS3 via OBS

    Sep 20, 2017

    How can I stream game play on BS3 via OBS

View All

Get access to the most comprehensive gaming content in our weekly newsletter.

Play your favorite Android games on PC.