For whatever reason, news outlets are constantly focused on telling us how much money movies are making at the box office. Well, maybe they should be focusing on how video games are making ALL of the money. According to SuperData Research, video games are expected to make more than $74 billion this year.
“Today, people don’t just consume entertainment but increasingly play an active part in it.” — Joost van Dreunen, CEO, SuperData Research
Video games do have the unfair advantage of being super expensive most of the time. That logic carries through until you notice that free-to-play games are going to make nearly $9 billion this year. In any case, that is some crazy money.
Post by Ryan Scott