PC Game Revenue has Surpassed Console Games' Globally

  • 25 April 2014
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PC game revenues have passed console games, but the release of the PS4 and Xbox One should help keep a comparable revenue stream.
"Among core gamers there is a heavy overlap with most console gamers also playing on a PC. The big difference is that consoles are now the luxury item and PCs are the necessity. Just a few years ago the reverse was true.  This means PCs have the broader audience."
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Interesting article.I guess mmo's have a huge hand in that figure.While i am not,and have never been, a WOW fan,i fully achknowledge it's contribution to the PC gaming community.It brought so many people to PC gaming that hadn't really played before.It has indeed helped to make PC gaming viable from a business standpoint.It can be done.Thanks for sharing.