The infographic at the link below highlights the recent fall in console and console game sales as well as the rise of mobile gaming.
It doesn’t however address the significant factor that the consoles available for most of the year were around 6 years old and likely most people who want one have it by this point.
But the rise of mobile gaming is a significant factor. And I think it will impact consoles within the next 5 years.
Because we’re rapidly approaching a point where a mobile phone will have the CPU and GPU power to run PC games. Plus they already have the cability to connect to the TV.
Add some sort of docking station and suddenly you’re not talking about mobile gaming vs. console gaming. You’re just talking about gaming.
Is the Console Dying? [Infographic]
Infographic detailing the growing trend in mobile and tablet gaming.
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