Industry Threats & Opportunities
- Women over the age of 45 represent the industry’s fastest-growing consumer segment
- Established video game developers have acquires smaller industry operators
- An increase in virtual transaction costs will make virtual currency purchases less profitable... purchase to read more
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 Key Buyers Chapter
Concentration within the Social Network Game Development industry is low. The leading three industry operators have a combined total of less than 40.0% of the market.
This industry is highly fragmented, with many small players. Strong growth and low barriers to entry have facilitated an inviting environment for new players, offering a vast sea of product and earnings opportunities. As a result, industry participation has increased substantially over the five years to 2016. Last decade, there were only a few companies specifically engaged in social network game development; today, IBISWorld estimates that there are 7,352 enterprises in this industry. Concentration has therefore decreased rapidly as industry revenue is continuously divided among a growing number of participants.
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Additional Insights for the
Social Network Game Development
IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Social Network Game Development Industry are Ability to alter goods and services produced in favor of market conditions Ability to reach international markets Access to highly skilled workforce
IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of broadband connections and Per capita disposable income in the Social Network Game Development industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more