Video Games in the United Kingdom
Euromonitor International
August 2020

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HEADLINES
PRE-COVID-19 PERFORMANCE
In ever-growing connected world, digital software drives strong value sales growth in video games in 2019
Technology advancements along with highly developed games released with them boost value sales of AR/VR headsets in 2019
Nintendo challenges Sony for lead in video games hardware, while Electronics Arts maintains best performance within software in 2019
2020 AND BEYOND
COVID-19 impact
Affected products within video games
Recovery and opportunities
CATEGORY DATA
Table 1 Sales of Video Games by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 2 Sales of Video Games by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 3 NBO Company Shares of Video Games: % Value 2015-2019
Table 4 LBN Brand Shares of Video Games: % Value 2016-2019
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Video Games Hardware: % Value 2015-2019
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Video Games Hardware: % Value 2016-2019
Table 7 NBO Company Shares of Video Games Software: % Value 2015-2019
Table 8 Distribution of Video Games by Format: % Value 2014-2019
Table 9 Distribution of Video Games Hardware by Format: % Value 2014-2019
Table 10 Distribution of Video Games Software by Format: % Value 2014-2019
Table 11 Distribution of Video Games Software (Physical) by Format: % Value 2014-2019
Table 12 Distribution of Video Games Software (Digital) by Format: % Value 2014-2019
Table 13 Forecast Sales of Video Games by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 14 Forecast Sales of Video Games by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
COVID-19 impact on toys and games
COVID-19 country impact
Interest in video games shows no sign of slowing down as e-sports generates higher interest and participation among gamers in 2019
LEGO buttresses its leading position in the traditional realm, while Nintendo Switch bypasses Sony to lead video games hardware in 2019
Prospects for toys and games are set to improve over the forecast period abetted by clarity that will come from a concrete Brexit plan
MARKET DATA
Table 15 Sales of Toys and Games by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 16 Sales of Toys and Games by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 17 NBO Company Shares of Toys and Games: % Value 2015-2019
Table 18 LBN Brand Shares of Toys and Games: % Value 2016-2019
Table 19 Distribution of Toys and Games by Format: % Value 2014-2019
Table 20 Forecast Sales of Toys and Games by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 21 Forecast Sales of Toys and Games by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
GLOBAL MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
GLOBAL INDUSTRY ENVIRONMENT
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
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