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The Taiwanese Digital Gaming Market Overview

  • Report

  • 12 Pages
  • July 2018
  • Region: Taiwan
  • Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC)
  • ID: 4600994

Taipei-based, government-backed research institute MIC (Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute) conducted an online questionnaire research in Taiwan and received 7,483 and 9,699 valid questionnaires in the first half of 2015 and the second half of 2015, respectively. According to 2017 Yahoo Gaming Survey, Asia accounted for 47% of the global gaming market which was worth USD 100 billion in 2017, while Taiwan was ranked fifth in the Asia region and had a market value of nearly USD 1 billion. This report provides an overview of Taiwanese digital gaming market and examines the development of games in terms of market value and annual growth mainly on four categories: online PC games, PC browser games, smartphone games, and console games.

List of Topics

Development of the Taiwanese digital gaming market, comprising of online PC games, PC browser games, smartphone games, and console games

Individual games' market value forecasts until 2019

Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. Number of Taiwanese Digital Gamers
3. Development of the Taiwanese Digital Game Market
3.1 Online PC Games
3.2 PC Browser Games
3.3 Smartphone Games
3.4 Console Games

4. Demographic Segmentation
4.1 Gender
4.2 Age Group

List of Figures
Figure 1: Number of Taiwanese Digital Gamers by Gaming Platform, 2015
Figure 2 Taiwanese Digital Game Market Value, 2015 - 2019
Figure 3 Taiwanese Online PC Game Market Value, 2015 - 2019
Figure 4 Taiwanese PC Browser Game Market Value, 2015 - 2019
Figure 5 Taiwanese Smartphone Game Market Value, 2015 - 2019
Figure 6 Taiwanese Console Game Market Value, 2015 - 2019




Primary research with a holistic, cross-domain approach

The exhaustive primary research methods are central to the value that the analyst delivers. A combination of questionnaires and on-site visits to the major manufacturers provides a first view of the latest data and trends. Information is subsequently validated by interviews with the manufacturers' suppliers and customers, covering a holistic industry value chain. This process is backed up by a cross-domain team-based approach, creating an interlaced network across numerous interrelated components and system-level devices to ensure statistical integrity and provide in-depth insight.

Complementing primary research is a running database and secondary research of industry and market information. Dedicated research into the macro-environmental trends shaping the ICT industry also allows the analyst to forecast future development trends and generate foresight perspectives. With more than 20 years of experience and endeavors in research, the methods and methodologies include:


  • Component supplier interviews
  • System supplier interviews
  • User interviews
  • Channel interviews
  • IPO interviews
  • Focus groups
  • Consumer surveys
  • Production databases
  • Financial data
  • Custom databases


  • Technology forecasting and assessment
  • Product assessment and selection
  • Product life cycles
  • Added value analysis
  • Market trends
  • Scenario analysis
  • Competitor analysis