It is reported that Tencent has game studios such as Riot Games, Remedy Entertainment and Platinum Games.
Secondly, in the field of game consoles, the revenue ranks fourthMicrosoftA healthy 9.6% growth was achieved.NintendoIt edged up 1.9%, while Sony lost 2.3%.
It is worth mentioning that the “watermelon rind” (XboxGame Pass) subscription service is very attractive to players, while the other two face various challenges.
Third, the mobile game industry will surge by 12.5% by the end of 2021, ranking thirdappleThe company achieved 17.7% growth, with Google in fifth place at nearly 21%.
Frankly speaking, the performance of the mobile game industry last year may be more surprising than the game console market. Counting the revenue of the remaining Top 10 companies, the total industry total reached 126 billion US dollars, and the contribution of subscription services such as XGP is quite significant.
Finally, based on the general upward trend in the gaming industry, this figure is expected to cross the $200 billion mark soon. However, Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision may still face some unexpected obstacles.