The UK games market was valued at a record £4.33bn in 2016, up +1.2% from the 2015 figures.
The result shows positive growth for the games and interactive entertainment economy, including an +11.1% increase in digital console and PC games sales to £1.22bn and an impressive +16.9% rise in UK mobile games revenue - now worth £995m.
UK consumer spend on games increased 13% in 2014 to £3.944bn
The latest incarnation of MCV’s annual games consumer spend analysis has revealed that the UK market rose 13% year on year in 2014. Consumer spend rose from £3.48bn in 2013 to £3.944bn leaving the UK market tantalisingly short of the £4bn mark.