Mobile Games: A Bigger Business Than PC Games

POSTED BY , UPDATED ON August 1st, 2011

We all have been excessively playing games on mobile phones the last couple of years either on iPhone or Android based cell phones. Mobile games have emerged to be one of the biggest business in the world today. PC and play station gaming industry that was always claimed to be a bigger industry than hollywood has been left behind by the mobile gaming industry which is continuously growing at a very rapid pace.

The mobile gaming industry has crossed $33 Billion mark and is expected to reach a record $44 Billion in 2015 whereas the PC gaming industry is expected to rise from just $8 Billion this year to around $14 Billion in 2015.

According to a recent survey done on tabloid users almost 84% plays games on their tabloids. Over 68% of users spend more than an hour on their tabloid daily. The rising competition between iOS and Android is expected to give a lot more revenue to the mobile games developers in the years to come.