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The State of PC and Console Games in 2024

Ben Porter  (Consulting Director , Newzoo)

Location: Room 207, South Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20

Time: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Business & Marketing

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

Newzoo is the world's most trusted source for PC & console games data and gamer research. Join Newzoo's Consulting Director, Ben Porter, for a power-packed 30-minute session to gain actionable insights about “the state of PC and console gaming in 2024.”

• Explore the market outlook, from the plateauing player growth to the rise of console revenue.
• Delve into the intricacies of playtime hours distribution, dissecting the impact of established titles and new releases.
• Gain insights into player behavior, including the influence of gaming giants like Fortnite and Roblox.
• Learn from recent industry successes and understand the player and payer overlap.

Don't miss this opportunity to stay ahead in the competitive gaming industry, where understanding trends and player behavior is key to success.


Discover how to unlock the full potential of the global PC and Console games market with actionable insights for you and your teams. Learn to optimize revenue strategies, understand how player and payer research can impact your go-to-market plans, and uncover key trends to embrace for the future.

Intended Audience

This session is ideal for game development and publishing professionals seeking a competitive edge through a global market context. Attendees will benefit from actionable insights to drive informed decisions, whether they're executives, investors, or marketers. A general interest in market sizing, trends, and forecasts is a benefit. 

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