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"I wouldn't be surprised if we see by the next generation some consolidation of some sort - it seems hard to fathom that we're going to have these three big players again" - Rally Games founder Jeremy Pope more...
Packaged console game disc volume shipments will decline an average of ~3% per year through 2016 more...
The console games market is expected to be flat over the next 2 years, but remain a $50B market more...
Worldwide revenue for online games delivered via the PC or a video game console is expected to grow from $15.7B in 2010 to nearly $29B in 2016 more...
"What's become broken is the traditional AAA style of development and distribution...We're approaching the point at which AAA projects need to be blockbusters just to sustain everyone in the ecosystem: the developer, the publisher, the manufacturing and physical goods cost, the distributor, the retailer, and in some cases, the platform/console owner" - former Trion Worlds chief creative officer Scott Hartsman more...