Our experts estimated Russian online games market. In 2015, its volume totaled 51.9 billion rubles (+2% compared to the previous year). The number make it perfectly clear where the growth lies: mobile games segment has increased by 20%.
Most online gamers still prefer MMO games. For the third year in a row, the share of MMO remains roughly the same (55-56%). MMO games market in 2015 amounted to 29 billion rubles; it is 4% higher than in 2014.
Mobile games continue eating into the social games market share: they now amount to one fifth of the market (in 2014, it was 17%), and social games make up less than a quarter, 24%, while a year ago their share reached 27%. In monetary terms, the mobile games segment rose by 20% in 2015, reaching 10.6 billion rubles.
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