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Games Software in Germany

Games Software in Germany

Summary

Games Software in Germany industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Germany games software market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • The games software market includes retail sales of games for domestic games consoles, handheld games consoles, mobile phones and other wireless devices; and games for PC and Mac desktop computers. Online games are excluded (e.g. Second Life). Console hardware sales are excluded. The market is valued at retail selling price (RSP) with any currency conversions calculated using constant 2017 annual average exchange rates.
  • The German games software market generated total revenues of $1,374.6m in 2017, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -5.5% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Sales generated through online pureplay were the most lucrative for the German games software market in 2017, with total revenues of $409.9m, equivalent to 29.8% of the market's overall value.
  • The German games trade association GAME estimates that 2017 saw 34.3 million people (approximately 41% of the total population) play video games regularly in Germany. Interestingly, this represented no change from the previous year, suggesting that gaming is struggling to grow its popularity and may have reached saturation in terms of those who want to play. This could go some way to explaining the market’s constrained growth.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the games software market in Germany
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the games software market in Germany
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key games software market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Germany games software market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the Germany games software market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the Germany games software market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Germany games software market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • How large is Germany’s games software market in relation to its regional counterparts?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market distribution
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Amazon.com, Inc.
Ceconomy AG
Expert International GmbH
GameStop Corp.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: Germany games software market value: $ million, 2013-17
Table 2: Germany games software market geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 3: Germany games software market distribution: % share, by value, 2017
Table 4: Germany games software market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 5: Amazon.com, Inc.: key facts
Table 6: Amazon.com, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 7: Amazon.com, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 8: Ceconomy AG: key facts
Table 9: Expert International GmbH: key facts
Table 10: GameStop Corp.: key facts
Table 11: GameStop Corp.: key financials ($)
Table 12: GameStop Corp.: key financial ratios
Table 13: Germany size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 14: Germany gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 15: Germany gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 16: Germany inflation, 2013-17
Table 17: Germany consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 18: Germany exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: Germany games software market value: $ million, 2013-17
Figure 2: Germany games software market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 3: Germany games software market distribution: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: Germany games software market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the games software market in Germany, 2017
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the games software market in Germany, 2017
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the games software market in Germany, 2017
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the games software market in Germany, 2017
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the games software market in Germany, 2017
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the games software market in Germany, 2017
Figure 11: Amazon.com, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Amazon.com, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: GameStop Corp.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: GameStop Corp.: assets & liabilities

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