DFC Intelligence

Analyst says digital sales made up 92 percent of PC game market in 2013

Andy Chalk at

It might be time to reconsider the idea that digital distribution is the future. According to analyst firm DFC Intelligence, it actually stopped being the future quite some time ago, as nearly all PC game purchases made in 2013 were done digitally.

League of Legends, Dota 2 help PC gaming overtake consoles globally, says analyst

Patrick Carlson at

The global market for PC games has "surpassed console games," according to a recent interview with industry analyst David Cole at PCR. Cole, who produces games industry reports through his firm DFC Intelligence, says two factors are at play in the worldwide growth in PC gaming revenue—the ubiquity of the PC platform and the extreme popularity of online games such as League of Legends and Dota 2.