Gaming Industries is booming at a very good pace and so the growth rate of video game companies. Below is the list of Top 10 Gaming Companies in the World 2020.
Net Worth: $ 20.3 billion
Sony is the biggest game company in the world of 2020. Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is a multinational video game and digital entertainment company was founded on 16th November 1993 in Tokyo by Ken Kutaragi. Its headquarter is situated in San Mateo, California, the US and Jim Ryan is the president and CEO of this company. Sony’s first PlayStation was released in Japan on 3rd December 1994. The Japanese tech giant makes most of its profit through Playstation 4 which was released in 2013. It published games like Dreams, Tilt Brush, Tilt of Brush.
2. Nintendo Co.
Net Worth: $ 11.1 billion
Nintendo Co., Limited is a Japanese Multinational Consumer Electronics and video game company was founded in September 1889 in Kyoto, Japan by Fusajiro Yamauchi. Nintendo has produced many consoles in the video game industry some of them are Game Boy, Wii, and many more. Nintendo Company has also won many awards like- Emmy Awards for Technology and Engineering, British Academy Games Award, etc. This company is one of the most valuable companies in the Japanese market. It’s published games are Animal Crossing, Ring fit and many more.
3. Microsoft Games
Net worth: $ 11.0 billion
The Xbox game studio’s previously known as Microsoft games were founded in March 2000 in Redmond, Washington, US. It is an American video game publisher and a part of Microsoft. It was established for the development of the publishing of video games for Microsoft Windows. It had published games like Microsoft Flight stimulator (version- 1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 4.0) , Microsoft entertainment pack( version 1, 2, 3, 4, ) ,Microsoft golf (version 1 , 2) ,Hover !, Age of empires II : definitive edition Tell me why and battle toads.
4. Tencent Games
Net worth: $ 9.2 billion
Tencent games limited founded in 2003 is a video gaming company, part of Tencent group which specializes is in internet-related services and products. It is a large video game company. It launched its first game, QQ Tang, in 2004 which was followed by various games like Dungeon Fighter Online, QQ fantasy, Xunxian. It also hosts multiplayer online games like – Call of duty, Pubg mobile.
5. Activision Blizzard
Net worth: $ 6.5 billion
Activision Blizzard Inc. based in Santa Monica, California is an American video game company founded in 2008. Its CEO is Bobby Kotick. Its major gaming apps include the call of duty, World of Warcraft, Candy Crush Saga.
6. Electronic Arts [EA]
Net worth: $ 5.1 billion
Electronic Arts Inc. based in Redwood City, California is an American video game company founded by Trip Hawkins in the year 1992. It was established for promoting home computer games and it developed many games like Battlefield, Army of Two, FIFA, NBA Life, Dragon Age, etc. Six years ago electronics arts reached an agreement with Disney to develop and publish video games based on Star Wars.
7. Bandai Namco
Net worth: $ 3.2 billion
Bandai Namco entertainment inc. Headquarters in Minato-Ku, Tokyo is a Japanese multinational video game developer and publisher that stands at the seventh position in the list of Top 10 Gaming Companies in the World. It was formally known as Namco Bandai Games and founded in the year 2006. It publishes several multimillion-selling video game-like Pac – man, Tales, Ace combat, Taiko No Tatsujin, etc. It also develops other Japanese anime series like one piece, Sword Art Online, Saler moon.
8. Take- two interactive
Net worth: $ 3.1 billion
Take- two interactive is based in NYC, this American video game company was founded by Ryan Brant in 1993. It published games like Ripper, Dark Colony, space station Silicon Valley, Tang Tang, and developed games like Master of Orion, Blackdahlia iron, and blood: various of Ravenloft.
9. Square Enix
Net worth: $ 2.5 billion
Square Enix holding company, limited. is a Japanese video game holding company founded on 22nd September 1975 in Tokyo, Japan. This company is known for its Final Fantasy franchise, the Dragon Quest franchise these were in high demand. Square Enix also made browser games like legend World, Chocobo’s Crystal Tower, Knights of the crystals, and many more.
10. Epic Games
Net worth: $ 1.8 billion
Epic Games, Inc. is an American video game company and software developer, and the publisher was founded in 1991 by Tim Sweeney in Maryland, US. It published games like Fortnite Battle Royale was in high demand. On December 4th, 2018 epic announced its own epic game store.
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