– Global gaming industry expected to generate $135bn by end of 2018

The global gaming industry is expected to generate $134.9 billion by the end of 2018.

According to market analysts Newzoo, that’s a 10.9 per cent increase over 2017. 47 per cent of the industry’s revenue is from mobile gaming – that’s up 12.8 per cent on last year, hitting $63.2 billion – and while smartphones hold the biggest share of that at $50 billion (up 14.2 per cent), tablet use is on the rise too, up 7.8 per cent from last year to reach $11.4bn.

Source: NEWZOO