Growing Free-to-Play MMOG sector will escalate the MMOG Market at a CAGR of 10.2%Published Date: Mar 2017
Global MMO games market has been categorized by platforms majorly into three categories; PC based MMO, Mobile Based MMO and gaming console based MMO. PC MMO Games are the traditional games and widely adopted gaming platforms. The PC based MMO segment includes client and browser-based MMO titles, games installed on a PC/laptop, from a disk or downloaded using services such as Steam. The PC games comparatively earn more than the mobile games. However, the amount of attention that is generally paid to mobile gaming is more. The total revenues from PC gaming market is estimated to be larger than that of mobile.
However, Rapid pace of advancement in gaming technologies, dynamic changes in consumer preferences and increasing demands of gamers for enhanced and new experiences is providing established and new market players ample opportunities and challenges to further innovate and leverage the gamers unsaid needs and requirements, further intense competition among vendors will foster high innovation among various market players.
Over the years Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) games have gained significant traction in terms of entertainment. These are the computer based games that can support thousands of players at a time and is played over internet. Rapid evolution of internet and transforming lifestyle of the people across the globe are majorly driving this market. Today, digital games have become an entrenched fragment of our routines and cultures. Moreover, gamers today doesn’t only comprises the teenage population but approximately 50% of the population around the world are middle aged people which also included significant number of female gender.
Some of the major players influencing MMO Games market are Activision Blizzard, Inc., Electronic Arts (EA), Giant Interactive Group Inc., NCSOFT Corporation, Ankama, NEXON Co., Ltd., Gamigo AG, Tencent Holdings Limited, Jagex Games Studio and Ubisoft Entertainment SA among others.
The report segments the global MMOG market as follows:
Global MMOG Market – By Genre
- MMO Role Play Games (MMORPG)
- MMO First Person Shooter (MMOFPS)
Global MMOG Market – By Platform
- Mobile MMO Games
- PC MMO Games Market
- Console MMO Games Market
Global MMOG Market – Revenue Model
- Free to Play
- Pay to play
Global MMOG Market – By Geography
- Rest of Europe
Asia Pacific (APAC)
- Rest of APAC
Middle East & Africa (MEA)
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA
South America (SA)
- Rest of SA