Newzoo: In 2010 Video Game Industry Generated revenue of $25 billion


2010 has been one of the best year for gaming industry, as it generated a revenue of a whooping $25 billion.

According to market research firm Newzoo, in 2010 consumer spending on video games touches $25 billion mark leaving its competitors the movie industry and music industry way behind.

Details about the breakdown of $25 billion is given below in pie-chart, check it out:

2010 video gaming revenue detail

The pie-chart clearly shows that PC retail gaming sector has seen a drop of 19 percent in comparision to last year whereas spending on console is down by 29 percent. Check out the complete report of Newzoo here.