By Fortnite, by PUBG … League of Legends
According to the report published The Great Setup about PC games and video games in general, League of Legends is the most popular PC game in the world in March 2018, followed by PUBG and then Fortnite. The studio that I read 6 months data collectiongensyn 500 reference points essential information about the video game industry in 2018.
Software vs hardware sales
According to statistics, 80% of the $ 3.6 billion in total revenue in the video game industry in 2017 went to software sales y hay more than 2.5 million video players around the world. In addition, the video game market is expected to have a value of more than $ 90 billion by 2020, for approx. 78.61 billion in 2017.
Other interesting data referring to the tan heard by “some”, the DLCs, tells us that the market value of DLCs increased by 121% in 7 years. And I say a few, because with the sales they have we are the minority that is not against this business model. We also have that the market for DLCs is 20% of the market price in 2011 and increased to 54% in 2017.
The most popular in PC games until April 2018
If we move on to the best-selling PCs and what we’re talking about in the title, we’ll see League of legends is the most popular PC game in the world until March 2018, followed by PUBG and then Fortnite. Oddly enough, the study does not support data on MOBA by Riot Games saving a table without data.
El 29% of PC gamers in France play Fortnite, y PUBG, a figure among the best Steam payment games of 2017sex more than $ 600 million in revenue.
Best-selling on PC globally until January 2018
Based on these data, the surprise we have with The Sims 3 has sold the largest number of devices and is known as best selling pc games ever around the worldwith in total 7.95 million units sales through January 2018, thanks to what was shown in the second report we sent a week ago with data from SuperData and other analytics companies.
For the games we like best, the MMORPG genre, World of Warcraft ranks second among the best-selling PC games ever in the world, with a total of 6.33 million units sold in January 2018.
On the other hand, Steam tuvo 62.76 million new users in 2017, what is equal to one 3.9% more than in 2016. We also have a marked increase in the number of new launches (mostly dead), 7,672 games launched in 2017what corresponds to one 61% more since 2015 with some revenue on $ 4.3 million.
Consoles Best Sale Ever Until September 2017
To finish, let’s look at a few consoles. We have something as unexpected for many as it is PlayStation 2 sold 157.68 million units until September 2017is the total number of consoles sold from the auction until the year what you mean by the world’s most popular video game console. El 41% of the global sales of first generation consoles are destined for PlayStation 4 in 2017, 25% PCS Nintendo Switch and one 17.5% -one Xbox One.
GTV PCS PlayStation 4 is the best selling game for consoles in 2017 sex 17.08 million de units soldfollowed by Pokemon Sol / Luna as 3DS sex 14.95 million de units sold y Call of Duty: WWII in its version of PlayStation 4 sex 10.85 million de units sold.