Taiwan Digital Games Market Report and Forecast 2017-2021 – Research and Markets

The “Taiwan Digital Games Market Report and Forecast” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering.

As the largest games market in Greater Southeast Asia, Taiwan (Chinese
Taipei) is a market in its own right and very distinct from mainland
China and the rest of Southeast Asia in terms of gamer behavior, local
game development, and types of games in demand.

The market continues to grow across both PC online and mobile games, and
esports is heating up with significant investment entering the space.
With a clearer regulatory landscape than mainland China, the Taiwan
market represents a lucrative opportunity for international competitors
but it requires a different approach and understanding.

What’s Included:

  • A comprehensive market model and 5-year forecast through 2021 by games
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis on gamer demand, behavior, and
    usage for PC online and mobile games
  • Growth drivers and trends analysis
  • Top games, publishers, and gaming hardware
  • Gamer demographics, behavior, and spending
  • 59 slides with more than 35 data exhibits

Key Takeaways from the Analysis:

  • Despite a population ranking 55th in the world, Taiwan is the 15th
    largest PC + Mobile games market worldwide, generating over $1.26
    billion USD in 2016
  • Taiwanese consumers’ enthusiasm for games and local investment into
    technology and infrastructure all point to a growth market for digital
    games and entertainment
  • Taiwan’s PC + Mobile games market is projected to grow to $2.8 billion
    by 2021
  • Mobile games have become the largest segment, currently accounting for
    53% of this revenue, and projected to rise to 60% with more than half
    of Taiwan’s population playing mobile games by 2021
  • 65% of gamers in Taiwan feel esports is the country’s most important
    competitive sport. 75% of gamers watch live streams, and more than
    half want to compete. Global games giants have taken notice and are
    making significant investment
  • League of Legends continues to dominate as the most played PC game in
  • Chinese games publishers are successful in Taiwan especially in mobile
    where they dominate the top ten games for both iOS and Android,
    however with fewer regulations than mainland China, the Taiwan market
    represents a lucrative opportunity for international competitors

Key Topics Covered:

1. Market Overview

2. Revenue and Growth

3. Macro Data

4. Game Consoles

5. Regulations

6. PC Online Games – Overview, Forecast, Growth Drivers, Top Games &
Publishers, Distribution, i-Cafs, and Hardware

7. Mobile Games – Overview, Forecast, Growth Drivers, Distribution, and
Top Games & Publishers

8. eSports

9. Gamer Survey

10. Glossary

Companies Mentioned

  • 9s Play
  • EFun
  • ELEX Wireless
  • GAME Dreamer
  • Garena Games Online
  • Mad Head Limited
  • NAVER Corp.
  • NetEase
  • Netmarble Games Corp.
  • NEXON Company
  • Perfect World
  • Wanin InternaJonal Co. Ltd.

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