Gaming: Over 94% of all games sold were digital in 2022

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In 2022, 94% of all gamers worldwide will be sold digitally.

Physical game purchases continue to decline. Based on the numbers below, buying video games digitally is no longer a trend.

According to current figures for 2022, 72% of all games for consoles worldwide were sold digitally. Only 28% of the games physically ended up over the counter.

On the PC platform, the proportion of games sold digitally is even higher at 98%.

Combining the platforms together, 94.2% of all games sold worldwide were digital and only 5.8% were physical.

Since both Nintendo and some publishers do not disclose their numbers, the information could differ slightly.

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