Over the past few years, we’ve seen smartphone and tablet gaming take bigger and bigger bites out of the handheld gaming market. In 2014, it took the biggest bite yet.
Last year, game spending on iOS and Google Play in the fourth quarter exceeded that of handheld game systems. Put another way: Even though your favorite 3DS or PS Vita game commands a premium price, more people were buying game apps, and spending cash within those games.
The data comes from a new report from App Annie and IDC, which points to an ongoing tidal shift in how we game on the go.
There was a little good news for handheld systems. Game spending in the fourth quarer of last year (when most of the money changes handsRead More »from Report: Smartphone and tablet gaming outpacing handheld systems