Gaming in China

Statistics report on gaming industry in China

Gaming in China

This report provides the most important statistics and facts about the video game industry in China. It covers the most recent development of different market segments, leading market players, the most popular game titles, as well as relevant consumer figures.

Table of contents


  • Premium Forecast Leading gaming markets worldwide 2022, by revenue
  • Premium Statistic Video gaming revenue in China 2008-H1 2023
  • Premium Statistic Number of gamers in China 2012-H1 2023
  • Premium Statistic Average revenue per user of video games in China 2014-2022
  • Premium Statistic Overseas revenue of video games developed in China 2012-H1 2023
  • Premium Statistic Sales revenue of domestically developed video games in China 2014-H1 2023
  • Premium Statistic Video gaming revenue CAGR forecasts in China 2020-2025, by type

Market segments

  • Premium Statistic Game sales revenue in China 2022, by segment
  • Premium Statistic Sales revenue share of Chinese gaming industry H1 2023, by segment
  • Premium Statistic Mobile game actual sales revenue in China 2012-H1 2023
  • Premium Statistic Actual sales revenue of eSports game market in China 2016-H1 2022
  • Premium Statistic Game client sales revenue in China 2008-2022
  • Premium Statistic Browser game sales revenue in China 2012-2022
  • Premium Statistic Domestic revenue of PC games in China 2021-2026
  • Premium Statistic Segment revenue of console games market in China 2020-2026

Leading companies

  • Premium Statistic Game revenues of global companies 2023
  • Premium Statistic Leading Chinese gaming companies based on revenue 2022
  • Basic Statistic Ranking of Chinese global mobile gaming brands according to BrandZ 2022
  • Premium Statistic Leading Chinese mobile game publishers 2023, based on monthly app revenue
  • Premium Statistic Mobile gaming app revenue in China 2023, by publisher
  • Premium Statistic Mobile game app downloads in China 2023, by publisher

Popular game titles

  • Premium Statistic Top grossing mobile games in China August 2023
  • Premium Statistic Most downloaded free game apps in China 2023
  • Premium Statistic Monthly active users of leading gaming apps in China 2022
  • Premium Statistic Most watched PC game live streaming in China 2020
  • Premium Statistic Most watched mobile game live streaming in China 2020
  • Premium Statistic Best-selling PS4 games in China 2021
  • Premium Statistic Best-selling PS5 games in China 2021

Video gamers

  • Premium Statistic Number of video game players in China 2021, by game type
  • Premium Statistic Penetration rate of online games in China 2022, by gender
  • Premium Statistic Most used devices for playing video games in China 2022
  • Premium Statistic Gender comparison on online gaming frequency in China 2022
  • Premium Statistic Duration of online gaming session in China 2022, by gender
  • Premium Statistic Most popular online game types in China 2022, by payment structure
  • Premium Statistic Acceptable price points of gaming subscriptions in China 2020, by gamer type

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