Japan’s PC game market is expanding rapidly! Analyst analysis also says “doubled growth in just 3 years”
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・Dr. Serkan Toto, who is active as an analyst in the game industry, has published an analysis that says, “Japan’s PC game market is expanding rapidly.”
・In the report analyzed based on the data in “Famitsu Game White Paper 2022” published by Kadokawa ASCII Research Institute,The size of the PC game market in 2021 will be about double that of 2018It is said that it has achieved great growth in just three years. The number of PC game users will exceed 16 million by 2021, a 45% increase from 11 million in 2015.
・Dr.Due to the demand for stay-at-home due to COVID-19 and the PS5 supply shortage, the tendency to play high-end games on PC is accelerating. It is supported by a number of factors such as long-running domestic PC hits such as Final Fantasy XIV and Kantai Collection.I am analyzing. He also predicts that the Japanese PC game market will continue to expand in the next few years, citing the fact that Japan boasts the highest growth rate for Steam according to a survey by Valve.
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