Video Game Software Publishing in the US Industry Report



About this Report

This Video Game Software Publishing research report was developed for individuals that are interested in learning more about the Video Game Software Publishing, NAICS Code 51121E. It includes valuable industry statistics such as revenue, revenue breakdown, major players, key industry data, and more. To receive a sample report, please email

About the Industry

Companies in this industry primarily publish video game software. These companies produce and distribute video games, including design, documentation, installation and support services. Operators may design, develop and publish games, or may solely be involved in publishing. Industry operations also include the sale of in-game software add-ons and other downloadable content, as well as in-game advertising.

The primary activities of this industry are:
Video game publishing
Video game development for video game consoles
Video game development for mobile applications
Video game development for computers

The major products and services in this industry are:
Action, adventure and strategy video games
Sports video games
Shooter video games
Role-playing video games
Racing video games
Fighting video games

Table of Contents
About This Industry 5
Industry Definition 5
Major Players 5
Main Activities 5
Supply Chain 6
Industry at a Glance 7
Executive Summary 9
Industry Performance 10
Key External Drivers 10
Current Performance 11
Industry Outlook 14
Outlook 14
Industry Life Cycle 16
Products & Markets 17
Supply Chain 17
Products & Services 17
Major Markets 18
Business Locations 19
Competitive Landscape 22
Market Share Concentration 22
Key Success Factors 22
Cost Structure Benchmarks 22
Basis of Competition 25
Barriers to Entry 26
Industry Globalization 26
Major Companies 27
Major Players 27
Other Companies 29
Operating Conditions 30
Capital Intensity 30
Technology & Systems 31
Revenue Volatility 32
Regulation & Policy 33
Industry Assistance 33
Key Statistics 35
Industry Data 35
Annual Change 35
Key Ratios 35
Industry Financial Ratios 36
Additional Resources 37
Additional Resources 37
Industry Jargon 37
Glossary 37