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Dec 2017 - Market Forecast - Doc # US41926017

Worldwide Home Video Game Console and Microconsole Forecast, 2017–2021

By: Lewis WardResearch Director, Gaming and VR/AR

Table of Contents

List of Attachments

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: Worldwide Home Video Game Console and Microconsole Revenue Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Figure: Worldwide Home Console Packaged Game Versus Digital Game and Subscription Revenue, 2012–2021

Market Forecast

Worldwide Forecast

Table: Worldwide Home Video Game Console Hardware and Packaged Game Disc Shipments, Installed Base, and Gamers, 2012–2021 (000)

Table: Worldwide Home Video Game Console and Microconsole Revenue, 2012–2021 ($M)

Figure: Worldwide Home Console Hardware, Game/DLC, and OEM Subscription Revenue Share, 2012–2021

Table: Worldwide Home Video Game Console Revenue by Region, 2012–2021 ($M)

North America Forecast

Table: North America Home Video Game Console Hardware and Packaged Game Disc Shipments, Installed Base, and Gamers, 2012–2021 (000)

Table: North America Home Video Game Console Revenue, 2012–2021 ($M)

Western Europe Forecast

Table: Western Europe Home Video Game Console Hardware and Packaged Game Disc Shipments, Installed Base, and Gamers, 2012–2021 (000)

Table: Western Europe Home Video Game Console Revenue, 2012–2021 ($M)

Asia/Pacific (Including Japan) Forecast

Table: Asia/Pacific Home Video Game Console Hardware and Packaged Game Shipments, Installed Bases, and Gamers, 2012–2021 (000)

Table: Asia/Pacific Home Video Game Console Revenue, 2012–2021 ($M)

ROW Forecast

Table: Rest of World Home Video Game Console Hardware and Packaged Game Disc Shipments, Installed Base, and Gamers, 2012–2021 (000)

Table: Rest of World Home Video Game Console Revenue, 2012–2021 ($M)

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Drivers

Sustained Nintendo Switch Demand

PS5 and NGX Don't Disappoint in 2021

Inhibitors

Digital Fraud Remains a Painful Thorn in the Industry's Side

Significant Market Developments

Changes from Prior Forecast

Figure: Worldwide Home Video Game Console and Microconsole Revenue, 2012–2021: Comparison of December 2016 and December 2017 Forecasts

Market Definition

Methodology

Related Research

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