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APP ANNIE: Gaming Spotlight 2021 Review


App Annie’s Gaming Spotlight Review for 2021 as the sector soars to new heights for gaming — one year into the Covid-19 Pandemic. Mobile gaming is driving the entire global gaming market, seeing nearly 50% more consumer spend than all other platforms combined (PC/Mac, home console, handheld console). We are seeing record levels of game downloads, consumer spend and time spent across the app stores well into 2021, showing that mobile gaming is here to stay.

Download the full report to uncover:

  • The main drivers of gaming growth by platform
  • The top performing gaming platforms by region
  • The evolution of sentiment among ad monetization strategies in games
  • The rise of cross-platform play and social features among top grossing games
  • What gaming habits are here to stay in the new normal
  • And more!

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