The State of Mobile Gaming in South East Asia

Southeast Asia is the world’s fastest growing (mobile) game region. Mobile revenue are growing with an astonishing CAGR (2015–2019) of 45.3%; Well above the global average of +14.6%. This impressive growth is being driven by increasing internet and smartphone penetration, along with the rise in disposable income. Indonesia is the fastest growing and largest market. Singapore is already a mature market and will grow by a healthy 8.5% towards 2019.

The countries in southeast Asia generate the most revenue in the rest of APAC region. Mobile revenue for the entire southeast Asia region will reach 1.4 billion this year, with 97% coming from the “Big 6” countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Rapid growth in these six countries over the coming years will lead to revenue of $3.9 billion by 2019