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Digital PC Games Global Market Report 2022, By Game Subscription Model, Platform, Audience

  • ID: 5561702
  • Report
  • March 2022
  • Region: Global
  • 175 Pages
  • The Business Research Company

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Activision Blizzard
  • Electronic Arts
  • GungHo Online
  • King
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Nintendo
Digital PC Games Global Market Report 2022 provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global digital pc games market as it emerges from the COVID-19 shut down.



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Description:

Where is the largest and fastest growing market for the digital pc games? How does the market relate to the overall economy, demography and other similar markets? What forces will shape the market going forward? The Digital PC Games market global report answers all these questions and many more.

The report covers market characteristics, size and growth, segmentation, regional and country breakdowns, competitive landscape, market shares, trends and strategies for this market. It traces the market’s historic and forecast market growth by geography. It places the market within the context of the wider digital pc games market, and compares it with other markets.

  • The market characteristics section of the report defines and explains the market.
  • The market size section gives the market size ($b) covering both the historic growth of the market, the impact of the COVID-19 virus and forecasting its recovery.
  • Market segmentations break down market into sub markets.
  • The regional and country breakdowns section gives an analysis of the market in each geography and the size of the market by geography and compares their historic and forecast growth. It covers the impact and recovery trajectory of COVID-19 for all regions, key developed countries and major emerging markets.
  • Competitive landscape gives a description of the competitive nature of the market, market shares, and a description of the leading companies. Key financial deals which have shaped the market in recent years are identified.
  • The trends and strategies section analyses the shape of the market as it emerges from the crisis and suggests how companies can grow as the market recovers.
  • The digital pc games market section of the report gives context. It compares the digital pc games market with other segments of the digital pc games market by size and growth, historic and forecast. It analyses GDP proportion, expenditure per capita, digital pc games indicators comparison.

Scope


Markets Covered:
1) By Game Subscription Model: Premium; Freemium
2) By Platform: Windows; IOS; Others
3) By Audience: Social Gamer; Serious Gamers; Core Gamers

Companies Mentioned: Tencent Games; Ubisoft; King; Activision Blizzard; Zynga; GungHo Online; Microsoft Corporation; Sony Corporation; Nintendo; Electronic Arts

Countries: Australia; Brazil; China; France; Germany; India; Indonesia; Japan; Russia; South Korea; UK; USA

Regions: Asia-Pacific; Western Europe; Eastern Europe; North America; South America; Middle East; Africa

Time series: Five years historic and ten years forecast.

Data: Ratios of market size and growth to related markets, GDP proportions, expenditure per capita,

Data segmentations: country and regional historic and forecast data, market share of competitors, market segments.

Sourcing and Referencing: Data and analysis throughout the report is sourced using end notes.


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Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Digital Pc Games Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Digital Pc Games Market?

The Global Digital Pc Games Market was estimated to be valued at $10.8 billion in 2022.

What is the growth rate of the Global Digital Pc Games Market?

The growth rate of the Global Digital Pc Games Market is 15.7%, with an estimated value of $19.3 billion by 2026.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Digital Pc Games Market?

The Global Digital Pc Games Market is estimated to be worth $19.3 billion by 2026.

Who are the key companies in the Global Digital Pc Games Market?

Key companies in the Global Digital Pc Games Market include Tencent Games, Ubisoft, King, Activision Blizzard, Zynga, GungHo Online, Microsoft Corporation, Sony Corporation and Electronic Arts.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Activision Blizzard
  • Electronic Arts
  • GungHo Online
  • King
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Nintendo

1. Executive Summary2. Digital PC Games Market Characteristics3. Digital PC Games Market Trends And Strategies4. Impact Of COVID-19 On Digital PC Games
5. Digital PC Games Market Size And Growth
5.1. Global Digital PC Games Historic Market, 2016-2021, $ Billion
5.1.1. Drivers Of The Market
5.1.2. Restraints On The Market
5.2. Global Digital PC Games Forecast Market, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
5.2.1. Drivers Of The Market
5.2.2. Restraints On the Market
6. Digital PC Games Market Segmentation
6.1. Global Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
  • Premium
  • Freemium
6.2. Global Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
  • Windows
  • IOS
  • Others
6.3. Global Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Audience, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
  • Social Gamer
  • Serious Gamers
  • Core Gamers

7. Digital PC Games Market Regional And Country Analysis
7.1. Global Digital PC Games Market, Split By Region, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
7.2. Global Digital PC Games Market, Split By Country, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
8. Asia-Pacific Digital PC Games Market
8.1. Asia-Pacific Digital PC Games Market Overview
  • Region Information, Impact Of COVID-19, Market Information, Background Information, Government Initiatives, Regulations, Regulatory Bodies, Major Associations, Taxes Levied, Corporate Tax Structure, Investments, Major Companies
8.2. Asia-Pacific Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
8.3. Asia-Pacific Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
9. China Digital PC Games Market
9.1. China Digital PC Games Market Overview
9.2. China Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F,$ Billion
9.3. China Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F,$ Billion
10. India Digital PC Games Market
10.1. India Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
10.2. India Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
11. Japan Digital PC Games Market
11.1. Japan Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
11.2. Japan Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
12. Australia Digital PC Games Market
12.1. Australia Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
12.2. Australia Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
13. Indonesia Digital PC Games Market
13.1. Indonesia Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
13.2. Indonesia Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
14. South Korea Digital PC Games Market
14.1. South Korea Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
14.2. South Korea Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
15. Western Europe Digital PC Games Market
15.1. Western Europe Digital PC Games Market Overview
15.2. Western Europe Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
15.3. Western Europe Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
16. UK Digital PC Games Market
16.1. UK Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
16.2. UK Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
17. Germany Digital PC Games Market
17.1. Germany Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
17.2. Germany Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
18. France Digital PC Games Market
18.4. France Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
18.5. France Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
19. Eastern Europe Digital PC Games Market
19.1. Eastern Europe Digital PC Games Market Overview
19.2. Eastern Europe Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
19.3. Eastern Europe Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
20. Russia Digital PC Games Market
20.1. Russia Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
20.2. Russia Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
21. North America Digital PC Games Market
21.1. North America Digital PC Games Market Overview
21.2. North America Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
21.3. North America Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
22. USA Digital PC Games Market
22.1. USA Digital PC Games Market Overview
22.2. USA Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
22.3. USA Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
23. South America Digital PC Games Market
23.1. South America Digital PC Games Market Overview
23.2. South America Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
23.3. South America Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
24. Brazil Digital PC Games Market
24.1. Brazil Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
24.2. Brazil Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
25. Middle East Digital PC Games Market
25.1. Middle East Digital PC Games Market Overview
25.2. Middle East Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
25.3. Middle East Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
26. Africa Digital PC Games Market
26.1. Africa Digital PC Games Market Overview
26.2. Africa Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Game Subscription Model, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
26.3. Africa Digital PC Games Market, Segmentation By Platform, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
27. Digital PC Games Market Competitive Landscape And Company Profiles
27.1. Digital PC Games Market Competitive Landscape
27.2. Digital PC Games Market Company Profiles
27.2.1. Tencent Games
27.2.1.1. Overview
27.2.1.2. Products and Services
27.2.1.3. Strategy
27.2.1.4. Financial Performance
27.2.2. Ubisoft
27.2.2.1. Overview
27.2.2.2. Products and Services
27.2.2.3. Strategy
27.2.2.4. Financial Performance
27.2.3. King
27.2.3.1. Overview
27.2.3.2. Products and Services
27.2.3.3. Strategy
27.2.3.4. Financial Performance
27.2.4. Activision Blizzard
27.2.4.1. Overview
27.2.4.2. Products and Services
27.2.4.3. Strategy
27.2.4.4. Financial Performance
27.2.5. Zynga
27.2.5.1. Overview
27.2.5.2. Products and Services
27.2.5.3. Strategy
27.2.5.4. Financial Performance
29. Key Mergers And Acquisitions In The Digital PC Games Market29. Digital PC Games Market Future Outlook and Potential Analysis
30. Appendix
30.1. Abbreviations
30.2. Currencies
30.3. Research Inquiries
30.4. About the Publisher
30.5. Copyright And Disclaimer
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Activision Blizzard
  • Electronic Arts
  • GungHo Online
  • King
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Nintendo
Major players in the digital PC games market are Tencent Games, Ubisoft, King, Activision Blizzard, Zynga, GungHo Online, Microsoft Corporation, Sony Corporation, Nintendo and Electronic Arts.

The global digital pc games market is expected to grow from $9.19 billion in 2021 to $10.80 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.5%. The growth is mainly due to the companies rearranging their operations and recovering from the COVID-19 impact, which had earlier led to restrictive containment measures involving social distancing, remote working, and the closure of commercial activities that resulted in operational challenges. The market is expected to reach $19.33 billion in 2026 at a CAGR of 15.7%.

The digital PC games market consists of sale of digital PC games and related products. Digital PC game is a program designed to provide interactive experience to the player. Virtual environment provided by the digital PC games do not limit players by physical space or by hands on access but considers a wide range of cultural and media activities based on digital technologies. The digital PC games have integrated different features such as voice recognition, 3D gaming, GPS tracking and many more to provide players with real life experiences.

The main platforms of digital PC games are windows, IOS and others. iOS is a mobile operating system created and developed exclusively for Apple Inc.'s hardware. The various game subscription model include premium and freemium that are used by social gamer, serious gamers and core gamers.

The regions covered in the digital PC games market are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Middle East and Africa.

The increasing demand to avail PC games digitally is contributing to the growth of the market. The advantage of convenience, cross-buying, and easy to store that are provided by digital distribution impel the players to access the access PC games digitally. The gamers can get pre-loaded games when they are pre-ordered and will have immediate access to the games the moment they are launched in the market. According to a survey conducted by GameIndustry.biz along with Ipsos, 30% of respondents considered buying digitally due to the low price that is being offered and 20% bought them for a discount. 15% responded that they will have access to the games as soon as they see it on any other platform and 7% responded that they would pre-order to get access to the games when it is launched in the market. The increasing demand for digital distribution will drive the digital PC games market.

The piracy of digital PC games majorly restrains the growth of the market. Piracy is the unauthorized reproduction of the content. Pirating the digital PC games will result in a loss in revenue and will hamper the growth of the market. For instance, Irdeto disclosed that there were 355,664 torrent downloads of a major sports title on pay-to-paly (P2P) network. This brings in a potential loss of $21.34 million. Piracy is a major threat in the digital PC games industry if the games are compromised within 2 weeks of their launch and burden with huge revenue losses. The piracy of digital PC games is thereby an obstacle to the market.

The emergence of cloud gaming is a major trend in the digital PC games market. Cloud gaming is a disruptive platform where the provider runs the game on its servers and then streams back the display and expands the users for premium games. The advantage of streaming games from the cloud increases the number of users for digital PC games as it eliminates the need for upgrading hardware. For instance, in November 2019, Google has launched Stadia, a cloud gaming service capable of streaming video games in 4K resolution at 60 frames per second, in 14 different countries with 22 games during the launch.

In July 2021, Sony Interactive Entertainment, a US-based video game and digital entertainment company acquired Nixxes Software B.V., for an undisclosed amount. This acquisition will help Sony port more PlayStation games to PC. Nixxes Software B.V. is a Netherland-based company specialized in video game design, development and porting.

The countries covered in the digital PC games market are Australia, Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, South Korea, UK and USA.
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A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Tencent Games
  • Ubisoft
  • King
  • Activision Blizzard
  • Zynga
  • GungHo Online
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Sony Corporation
  • Nintendo
  • Electronic Arts
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