It is confirmed! Recent studies show that the mobile gaming is now dominating the billion dollar gaming industry. In fact, mobile gaming industry earns as much as $33 billion last 2011. Anywhere you go, you may find someone holding a Smart phone device like Android and iPhone.
Whenever and wherever you are, you can now play high quality and very entertaining games that fits into your pocket. There are many factors that contributed to the success of the gaming industry. Freemium games are now introduced into the market wherein games are given away as freebies while the developers can earn revenues from other sources.
The App Store also offers easier options for publishing while developers are given opportunity to create games in a low cost rate. In addition, recent survey reveals that there are an increasing number of female mobile gamers that accounts for 53% of the mobile gamer are population.
There are many other mobile gaming surveys posted online that reports interesting facts about mobile gaming. Here, you will have some of the interesting facts and figures about mobile gaming.
Have you heard of Angry Birds? Did you know that this game was downloaded 140 million times by mobile gamers? A recent report by TechChrunch reveals that this game is closer to 300 million downloads!
Last 2010, the Mobile Gaming Industry is worth $33 billion and almost $3.1 million worth of music was downloaded on mobile devices.
By 2015, it is expected that the mobile gaming industry will earn around $54 Billion.
Almost 81% of mobile downloads are given for free.
51% of the top 25 grossing games are also given as freebies at the App Store.
Want to have more statistical information? You may visit the infographic created by Geekaphone at http://geekaphone.com/blog/mobile-games-by-the-numbers/.