More Than Half of the U.S. is Now Mobile Gamers. So Where Are the Brands?





There’s no mistaking the power of the mobile gaming audience – its members hail from every imaginable age group, income bracket, and geography. And more join their ranks every day. A new report from eMarketer shows just how quickly the mobile gaming set is growing, proclaiming 2015 as “the year when mobile phone gaming becomes […]

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5 Brand-New Stats about Mobile Gaming in China & Southeast Asia





In 2015, more than 26% of global game revenues came from Southeast Asia and China, according to new data from Newzoo. For developers, these two high-growth regions offer huge opportunities to reach millions of new users. But, for those with limited resources, it’s difficult to know where to start when publishing globally. Newszoo’s new report, previewed early […]

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4 Mobile Gaming Insights from DeNA West CEO Shintaro Asako





Today, Pocket Gamer Connects kicked off with a series of Superstar Sessions offering a peek into the world of mobile gaming at large companies like Samsung, Disney, and DeNa Games. Shintaro Asako, CEO of DeNA West, held the crowd’s interest as he dove into their headline-stealing partnership with Nintendo earlier this year. Here’s a look at […]

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Education through gaming: Inspiration from the White House





Games are educational vehicles – we’ve all know that for some time. Children of the 90s will certainly recall learning equations from Math Blasters, geography and history from Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?, and, well, puns from Monkey Island. But, despite these hopeful beginnings, edugames haven’t moved significantly forward in the classroom or in scientific […]

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5 Stats That Will Change Your Perception of Mobile Gamers





The global mobile gaming market is expected to generate $23.9 billion by 2016, yet misconceptions about mobile gamers abound. People tend to envision gamers as young males, armed with bags of chips, playing first-person shooters in their parent’s basements. But, the data tells a different story. These five stats will show you the changing face […]

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