Future Games Market
OverviewJuniper Research’s Future Games Market research offers comprehensive forecast coverage and market insights, alongside expert analysis of the latest developments and opportunities in this major industry. The research provides an assessment of key trends set to impact publishers and developers, across key market sectors:
  • PC
  • Console & Handhelds
  • Mobile & Tablets
  • Cloud
  • Microconsoles
  • VR (Virtual Reality)

Key Features

  • Category Analysis: Sector prospects analysis for key devices and product segments paired with market forecasts by sector for:
    • Mobile & Tablet games
    • PC games
    • Console games
    • Handheld games
    • Cloud games
    • VR games
    • Microconsole games
  • Trend Appraisal: Major trends explored, allied with Juniper Research’s view and assessment of the implications for the industry, including:
    • F2P (Free to play)
    • Loot boxes
    • New game models & disruptive formats
    • Skin gambling
  • Benchmark Industry Forecasts: Provided for digital games, delivering quantification of the F2P PC market, as well as subscription games and premium purchases.

Key Questions

  1. What are the emerging technologies in the games market, and how can developers utilise these?
  2. What are the strategies best adopted by those in the games industry for the future?
  3. What is the total size of the digital games market?
  4. What are the key trends and developments for 2018 and beyond?
  5. Which are the fastest growing platforms, in terms of revenues?

Companies Referenced

Amazon, Disney, EA, Microsoft, Nintendo, NVIDIA, Roku, Sony, Tencent, Valve.

Data & Interactive Forecast

The Future Games Market forecast suite includes:
  • Splits according to 8 key global regions alongside the following country splits:
    • Canada
    • China
    • Germany
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • UK
  • Market split by platform:
    • Smartphones
    • Featurephones
    • Tablets
    • PCs/Laptops
    • Console
    • Handheld
    • VR (Virtual Reality)
    • Cloud
    • Microconsole
  • Market split by service type:
    • Pay per Download
    • In-app Purchases
    • Subscription
    • F2P (Free to play)
    • Premium Purchase
    • Advertising
  • Mobile & Tablet, and Console games markets split by genre:
    • Action & Arcade
    • Social & Casual
    • Racing & Sports
    • RPG & Strategy
  • Interactive Scenario tool allowing user the ability to manipulate Juniper Research’s data for 16 different metrics.
  • Access to the full set of forecast data of 332 tables and more than 34,200 datapoints.
Juniper Research’s highly granular interactive Excels enable clients to manipulate our forecast data and charts to test their own assumptions using the Interactive Scenario Tool; and compare select markets side by side in customised charts and tables. IFxls greatly increase clients’ ability to both understand a particular market and to integrate their own views into the model.

Download a summary of the table of contents and forecasts above, or request a detailed list of every table and chart via info@juniperresearch.com.

Future Games Market Research Report


Full Research Suite

Future Games full research suite comprises:

  • Future Games PDF report
  • Interactive Forecast IFXL spreadsheet
  • 12 months' access to Future Games data updates in harvest

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May 2018




Report PDF & Excel

Future Games full report and forecasts only, comprising:

  • Future Games PDF report
  • Interactive Forecast IFXL spreadsheet

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May 2018




Research Details

Juniper Research
Lauren Foye
Content & Digital Media
8 Key Regions - includes North America, Latin America, West Europe, Central & East Europe, Far East & China, Indian Subcontinent, Rest of Asia Pacific and Africa & Middle East
Canada, China, Germany, Japan, South Korea, UK