Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Since its inception, the Social Network Game Development industry is has quickly expanded. The surging adoption of the internet and social networks, including social networking websites and smartphones with connectivity to social networks has driven industry revenue over the period. In the coming years, the industry will continue to experience strong growth. The surge in smartphone popularity and internet connections will continue, linking more people to social games and networks.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
Capital intensity for the Social Network Game Development industry is medium. Game developers make products that are intangible by nature, which allows operators to reproduce the games at negligible costs. As a result, capital expenses are limited to the computers and software used in development and office furnishings required to house employees. Capital intensity tends to decrease as operators in this industry grow, because revenue generation has a weak connection to capital requirements. For every dollar spent on labor, the industry spends about $0.19 on capital expenditures.
Conversely, labor is very scarce domestically, which also makes it very expensive... purchase to read more