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Newzoo: Mobile game revenue generated $93.2bn in 2021

Report also says that mobile game market was 52% of last year's global consumer spending on gaming

Today Newzoo released a new report that says that mobile game consumer spending reached $93.2 billion in 2021.

The figure represents an increase of 7.3% year-over-year when compared to last year.

The market intelligence firm's report goes on to say that the mobile game revenue made up 52% of 2021's global consumer spending for gaming.

Breaking down the market by countries, the report lists China, the US, and Japan as the top three highest earners.

China topped the market at $32 billion generated in mobile game revenue during 2021, the US was second-most as it amassed $15 billion, and Japan came in third with consumer spending reaching $13.7 billion during the year.

Looking ahead Newzoo forecasts that the mobile game market will generate $116 billion within the year of 2024.

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Jeffrey Rousseau: Jeffrey joined in March 2021. Based in Florida, his work focused on the intersectionality of games and media. He enjoys reading, podcasts, staying informed, and learning how people are tackling issues.
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