From joysticks to joyrides: Uncovering the market for gaming simulation accessories
Gaming headsets and accessories may not carry the glamor of a new title or console launch, but they’re just as vital to the modern gaming experience. As gaming rose to prominence and became a common hobby and a career, the number and complexity of accessories on the market deepened.
Gaming software market achieves revenues of $174bn in 2022, despite contraction of the mobile market
The overall gaming software market retains its strength in 2022, recording total revenues of $174 billion with YoY growth of 2% on 2021’s figure. Expansion falls amid challenging external conditions plus a 1.8% decline in the overall mobile market, the value of which now lands at $85 billion.
Can we believe the hype? Let’s look at generative AI in gaming
The gaming industry has long been renowned for ongoing and rapid transformation. Yet, this is also an industry that has not been exempt from recent headlines focused on artificial intelligence. Like we've seen across many other sectors, generative AI is now coming for gaming. Or is it?
A respawn for handheld gaming
Long before our pockets became the humble receptacles for the equivalent of super computers – each laden with apps and games – gamers of yesteryear were desperate to be untethered from their limited, stationary arcades and home consoles, and to play games on the go – enter, handheld gaming.