Why Invest in Interactive Gaming?
- Interactive gaming firms deliver huge returns: Industry leader Zynga has already risen approximately 36 percent above its December 2011 IPO price of $10.
- Interactive gaming companies are attractive to big-time investors: The Walt Disney Co. and GameStop Corp., among others, have invested hundreds of millions to acquire start-up interactive game development companies.
- The widespread adoption of new technologies such as tablet computers and smartphones around the world is dramatically increasing the market for and usage of interactive games like Words With Friends, FarmVille, Tiny Tower, Bejeweled Blitz and more.
- The social gaming sphere is dominated by an oligopoly of major companies; however there remain huge opportunities for the latest and greatest startup companies to capture significant market share by creating more innovative products.