3 Stats Mobile Game Developers Should Know About Africa

Cape Town South Africa

The African gaming market is growing fast on all fronts. From an exploding youth market to big growth potential in smartphone penetration, there are many reasons for mobile app developers to focus on this market. Here are just a few of them.

3 African Mobile Gaming Stats You Should Know

  • By 2050, Africa’s youth market –  ages 0 and 24 years – will increase by 50%, making it one of the few regions in the world where this market segment is growing.
  • Smartphone adoption is still growing in Africa, expected to reach 75% by 2025.
  • The largest segment in the African gaming market is mobile, with a market volume of $1,567.00m in 2022.

For these reasons and more, MGA is heading to South Africa for MGS AFRICA – as part of AFRICA GAMES WEEK – and if you want to get to know this market better, you should join us.