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  • Battle Royale Games: Analysis and Forecasts


    This report looks at the battle royale game genre.  The genre gained major traction with the 2017 emergence of PlayerUnknown’s Battleground and Fortnite.  In 2018, Fortnite generated around $2 billion and became one of the highest-earning games ever.

    New battle royale games are coming out at a rapid pace.  Included in this brief is an analysis of the battle royale genre, a look at the major games and forecasts for the segment.  Five-year forecasts are broken out by 1) platform (mobile, PC and console) and 2) business model (free-to-play, pay-to-play, premium game add-on).

    This report also includes the results of consumer surveys and game testing.  There are actual usage and sales data comparing key games from 2017 to the summer of 2019.

    This 47-page report includes a pdf report and a PowerPoint summary.

    This report is part of the Executive Brief Series.


  • Eastern Europe Video Game Forecast

    Eastern Europe and Russia Video Game Market Forecast


    This spreadsheet includes the 2021 DFC Intelligence Forecasts for East Europe/Russia video games.

    These forecasts are part of DFC Intelligence’s overall worldwide forecast report that include forecasts for console games, PC games, mobile games and detailed breakdowns by genre and business model.

  • Executive Brief Subscription Program


    The Executive Brief Program is an annual subscription that includes all DFC Intelligence briefs delivered over the course of the year.  Subscribers also get access to past briefs.

  • Market Brief: Nintendo Switch Overview & Forecasts


    This new research brief features DFC Intelligence’s forecast data on the upcoming Nintendo Switch console arriving in March, 2017

    Report delivered separately. Valid company email address required

  • Video Game Consoles – Market Forecasts 2019


    The latest forecasts for console video game systems, hardware, retail software and digital software.

  • Video Game Market Overview and Forecasts


    This 30-page brief summarizes some of the latest forecasts from DFC Intelligence. It includes the transcript of a
    July 2019 interview with DFC analyst David Cole. The focus is on identifying the key industry trends driving
    the forecast.

  • Video Games Holiday 2020


    This Powerpoint based brief looks at the holiday 2020 video game season and new product launches.  There is an analysis of the major games from console and PC and a look at the performance of keys systems and publishers with a focus on trends during the first six months of the COVID-19 virus.

    –Major AAA games for console and PC

    –Analysis of the new console system launch for the PlayStation 5 and Microsoft Xbox Series X and Series S

    -A look at the performance of Nintendo

    –Focus on products from major publishers including Activision Blizzard, Electronic Arts, Take-Two Interactive and Ubisoft

    –Analyzing 2020 performance to date

    –Impact of cloud gaming and trends in monetization

  • Video Games Market Q1 Update


    This Powerpoint based brief looks at the state of the video game market in the first quarter of 2021.  There is an analysis of the new console launches, sales during 2020 and a look at upcoming products and trends for 2021.

  • Video Game Market Forecast 2022

    Video Market 2022 Overview


    This brief looks at the state of the video game market in the first quarter of 2022.  There is an analysis of the video game consoles, PC game hardware and software and emerging trends in cloud games, the metaverse and MILEs.