“The Games segment contributed the most revenue in the media industry.1”
The Media industry revenue in 2017 was S$6.92 billion, made up of four segments – Games, Film & Video, Broadcasting and Publishing. The Games segment was the largest contributor to the Media industry revenue, with a share of 28%.1
Owing to a strong IT infrastructure and intellectual property rights protection environment, leading game companies such as Ubisoft Singapore (France) and Tecmo Koei (Japan) have expanded their production pipeline in Singapore for the development of original online, mobile and console games for global consumption.
The recent years have also seen the emergence of many home-grown game production companies, such as Ratloop Asia and Protégé Production.
Revenue generated for the Global Games market in 20182
Expected revenue for the Global Games market in 20202
Total segment contributed by Mobile Games revenue2