The latest Evolution of Entertainment Study from The NPD Group shows some very interesting trends in the gaming industry in North America. Here are the key statistics:
- 73% of Americans (aged 2 and older) now play video games ; up 6% year over year.
- Playing video games now accounts for 17% of all consumers’ entertainment time and 11% of their total spend.
- Notable increases in engagement and spending was found in children aged 2 to 17.
You can find the full report from The NPD Group here : 2019 Evolution of Entertainment Study.
No big surprises here, but rather affirmation that gaming continues to grow and more people than ever before are playing games. We love it!