Share of console game releases worldwide 2008-2014, by format

The statistic presents the percentage of console game releases worldwide from 2008 to 2014, broken down by distribution format. According to the source, digital only releases accounted for 44 percent of total console game releases in 2008 and the share grew to 66 percent in 2014. Following the shift in trends from physical to digital (as an example) is the rising number of registered PlayStation Network accounts.

Percentage of console game releases worldwide from 2008 to 2014, by distribution format

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Sources

Release date

June 2015

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2008 to 2014

Special properties

releases for Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony consoles

Supplementary notes

Digital Only category is defined by the source as one that does not have a simultaneous physical release within 90 days

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