Gaming

Format: 2017-01-23
Format: 2017-01-23
December 22, 2016 | 72 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10720

Overview of the global lottery market

The global lottery market is anticipated to grow at a steady rate and will post a CAGR of more than 9% during the forecast period. The easing of government regulations on different forms of lottery will drive the growth prospects for the global lottery market during the forecast period. Lottery is banned and barred in many countries and are administered by stringent regulations by the government. However, lottery contributes as one of the major sources of revenue for governments all over the world. The legalization of online lottery market will bring in high revenue in the form of taxes, create employment opportunities, and will contribute to social welfare. The rules and regulations on lottery markets are slowly evolving in different parts of the world as the different forms of lottery are being legalized. Furthermore, in many countries online lottery has made sports-related games accessible to a large part of its population. In countries like the US, the change in regulations will drive the growth of the market during the forecast period.

In terms of geography, APAC will be the fastest-growing region in the global lottery market during the forecast period. Since the lottery market in the Americas is developed and is expected to saturate by 2019, APAC will overtake the Americas by 2018. Mainland China and China Sports Lottery were the major contributors to the increase in the revenues generated by the lottery market in the region. Moreover, rapidly developing infrastructure, increased foreign investment, and easing of government regulations and policies will also contribute to this market’s growth in the APAC region.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market is highly competitive and fragmented due to the presence of a large number of suppliers. The vendors struggle to sustain in the market due to frequent changes in consumer


December 19, 2016 | 72 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11187

Overview of the global cloud gaming market

The global cloud gaming market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of close to 29% during the forecast period. The increasing enhancements witnessed in gaming features offered by the cloud gaming platform to gamers will drive the growth prospects for the global cloud gaming market until the end of 2021. These technologies use a rendering technology, where the technology takes the rendered screens of a game as an input, encodes the screen, and finally transmits the coded screen to the client device for display. Also, the cloud directly modifies the rendering engine of the game and instructs the engine to send out a game screen update once the rendering is finished. It has also been observed that the popular cloud gaming platforms allow gamers to run various games with different graphics and other animations easily.

In terms of geography, the Americas account for the maximum market share in 2016 due to the high penetration of smart devices and the availability of high-speed internet in the region. However, the APAC region is also expected to grow significantly during the forecast period as developing countries, including China, South Korea, and India, are rapidly adopting novel technologies for gaming. Also, APAC is reported to be the largest and the fastest-growing cloud gaming market globally.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global cloud gaming market has high growth prospects and is highly competitive due to the presence of a large number of big players. It has been observed that many vendors focus on technological innovations and play a significant role in driving the market’s growth. Furthermore, these vendors compete against each other based on factors such as pricing, product


December 09, 2016 | 73 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11076

Overview of the global casino gaming market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global casino gaming market will grow at a CAGR of almost 8% by 2021.  Casinos are one of the major revenue-contributing segments in the global gambling market. The easing of gambling regulations across the globe has opened up several opportunities for gamblers to participate in casino gaming in any part of the world through online platforms. Several governments are also expected to ease regulations in countries such as the US, which has a huge potential for growth. Online casino gaming is one of the fastest-growing segments in the market. Online casinos provide high security for users, who have to go through multiple levels of verification before playing games online. Moreover, many countries are legalizing online gambling, which will lead to the exponential growth of the casino gaming market during the forecast period.

The casino gaming market has several types of games such as spread betting, treasures, money line bets, and parlays for various price ranges, where rewards are primarily given in the form of physical goods as well as monetary benefits. Several vendors in the market have introduced the use of online real cash transactions and virtual money to minimize the risks related to cash and enable the prize amount to be distributed as virtual currency. This virtual currency can then be used to play other games or redeemed for cash. Such initiatives also help vendors to track the spending history of customers and create customized marketing plans.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global casino gaming


November 21, 2016 | 59 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10856

Overview of the VR glove market

The VR glove market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of more than 82% during the forecast period. The increasing preference for enhanced consumer experience will drive the growth prospects for the VR glove market during the forecast period. The use of VR gloves offers a large number of benefits for the users. One of the major factors that fuel the growth prospects for the market is the portability feature of the virtual reality gloves and the incredible experience it offers such as the controlled VR environment from any place. Another factor that drives the market’s growth is the hands-on experience it provides the users in the virtual world, which becomes the closest thing available for real-life simulation. Also, the users get to experience themes like nature, the universe, different countries, and underwater flora without spending a lot of money. Furthermore, these gloves are extensively used in medical institutions and the military and aviation sectors to allow students and trainees to learn more by experiencing virtual objects. Moreover, since the VR gloves are considered to be one of the latest and most innovative technology, they are increasingly gaining traction in the market. Also, with the increasing consumer awareness of the product, the demand for virtual reality gloves is growing in the market.

The growing emergence of smartphone-integrated VR headsets will propel the growth prospects for the market in the coming years. Since headsets can be used as stand-alone devices, they offer benefits such as the portability, untethered characteristic, and ease of use. Also, the increasing growth of the global smartphone market will increase the adoption of smartphones and tablets to bring about an immersive experience in VR gaming.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market comprises of a limited number of


September 23, 2016 | 64 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10512

Overview of the global gaming market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global gaming market to grow at a CAGR of more than 6% between 2016 and 2020. Gaming has gained traction because of the augmented use of mobile devices and its supportability on laptops, mobile phones, and tablets. Smartphones and tablets give users diverse connectivity options such as 3G, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi, which make them a more attractive proposition than PCs to play online games. The market has witnessed several technological developments and product innovations over the years that cater to a wide range of customer requirements. Technological developments in game software and hardware have made games graphically advanced and more realistic in appearance. Moreover, vendors are incorporating sophisticated techniques in games to trigger the intelligence and maturity of gamers, making them more interactive.

In terms of geography, APAC was the largest region in the global gaming market during 2015 and is anticipated to grow at an impressive growth rate during the forecast period. Much of the region’s growth ca be attributed to the increasing adoption of gaming devices and the advent of next-generation gaming consoles. The majority of the countries in APAC such as India, Indonesia, and Malaysia are emerging countries in the gaming industry owing to the surging rate of innovations in the gaming technologies. The availability of a diverse range of devices with different screen sizes and graphic capabilities are enabling the integration of games in the market.

Competitive landscape and key vendors


September 10, 2016 | 70 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10320

Overview of the global gambling market

Technavio’s market research analysts predict that the global gambling market will grow steadily and post an impressive CAGR of approximately 8% by 2020. The relaxation of government regulations pertaining to betting and gambling will be one of the primary drivers for market growth. The sports betting segment is a major revenue contributor to the world’s economy, and as a result, most governments have started imposing higher taxes on vendors operating in the sports betting sector. Furthermore, legalization of sports betting worldwide will create higher job opportunities and help overcome budgetary gaps, and the proceeds can be contributed towards societal welfare to operate and build NGOs, hospitals, and educational Institutions.

During 2015, APAC dominated the market by accounting for approximately 38% of the total market share. The progress of Singaporean tourism will result in more number of tourists visiting casinos and other such establishments, and will also result in the APAC region’s high market revenue share during the next four years. The increasing popularity and emergence of new gambling centers in South Korea, Japan, and the Philippines coupled with a rise in disposable income and improved spending capability will lead to the growth of this market.

Competitive landscape and key vendor

The market appears to be fragmented with the presence of numerous vendors and is intensely competitive. Many casinos invest in rebuilding and expansion of existing facilities, acquisition of new players in the market, and building new


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