Global Spend on Game Apps Doubles in 2013


A recent report shows that global spend on game apps more than doubled from 2012 to 2013 and that digital games spend is higher than both online movies and mobile apps combined. The report also hightlights that digital games are the biggest content category with consumer spend of $34B excluding apps. 

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The joint report published by IHS, the leading global information company, and App Annie, the worldwide leader in app store analytics, detailed key trends in the digital content market in 2013. Overall the report shows that the global spend on online movies, games and mobile apps increased by 30% in 2013. You can access the full report here.

Bertrand Schmitt, CEO, App Annie states that the results "give digital executives, marketers, app publishers and investors the unique insights they need to make smarter business decisions that drive growth."

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