You've been logged out of GDC Vault since the maximum users allowed for this account has been reached. To access Members Only content on GDC Vault, please log out of GDC Vault from the computer which last accessed this account.

Click here to find out about GDC Vault Membership options for more users.


The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: The Defining Themes of the Modern Console Market
Speaker(s): Steven Bailey
Company Name(s): Informa
Track / Format: Career & Studio Development

Did you know free users get access to 30% of content from the last 2 years?

Get your team full access to the most up to date GDC content

Overview: Omdia's principal games analyst Steve Bailey provides insight into the themes that define the modern console market, by looking at both the outgoing and incoming generations of hardware. Eight themes will be tackled, a number supported by market data:nn For the incoming generation, Steve will look the sales cycle for consoles, the growing importance of ecosystems for balancing content, service and hardware, plus the key battlegrounds of USA, Europe and Japannn For the outgoing generation, coverage includes digital hardware, the rise and fall of Mixer, hybrid business models, and the increasing importance of making effective use of back catalogues

Game Developers Conference 2021

Steven Bailey


free content

Career & Studio Development