The Emergence Of The Always On Gamer Profiling Console Owners
The 20,000 Foot View: The game console owner segment is evolving fast. Still relatively young for now, console game fans are both aging and heading towards truly mainstream demographic distribution. Simultaneously, console subscription models are gaining traction, migrating premium physical software budgets into digital spend. This, combined with multiplatform gaming habits and high overall digital sophistication, makes games console owners of increasing importance to game publishers across platforms, as well as media companies and digital content providers more broadly.
- Games console owners represent XXX of consumers across US, UK, Australia and XXX of console owners are female, while awareness of key titles skews XXX of console owners are more than XXX years old
- Games titles with the oldest age ratings skew the youngest in XXX of console owners have XXX or more different digital subscriptions
- Console owners match mobile gamers in weekly active usage of key mobile XXX of console owners play mobile games, while XXX of mobile gamers have a XXX of console owners play computer games every month, compared to XXX consumer XXX of console owners play games on Facebook or Messenger every week, compared to XXX of consumer average
Companies and brands mentioned in this report: Activision Blizzard, Amazon Fire TV, Apple, Apple TV, Assassin’s Creed, Call Of Duty, Candy Crush, Clash Of Clans, Clash Royale, EA, Facebook, FIFA, Final Fantasy, Google, Google Chromecast, Grand Theft Auto, Messenger, Minecraft, Play Station, PS Now, Roku, Supercell, Tencent, The Sims XXX Xbox, Xbox Game Pass