Traditionally, Slotegrator announced its 2024 report and shared its expectations and forecasts for the year full of industry changes and attractive innovations.
The company conducted research into online casino operators and gaming content developers, including: big names in the industry such as Caleta Gaming, Macaw Gaming, SKILROCK, Turbo Games, Amigo Gaming, 3 Oaks Gaming, Gamzix and many more, and created a report focusing on the biggest changes Trends in the iGaming industry in 2024.
According to the report, play with fast gameplay and enriched with some interesting mechanics They will be the most popular among players. What does this mean for developers? They will probably continue to work on development Crash gamesas they will be the most popular format.
A huge one 75% of players They play Crash games or plan to start playing them in the future, and most of them have between 25 and 34 years.
In addition, the developers is created new games to attract the attention of new players. Bonus Policies You will also be the center of attention because effective bonuses are proven to be the best way to attract new players and keep existing ones happy.
Companies will focus on creating mobile experiences without interruptions because it is the most popular way to access betting websites and apps – and it will stay that way.
Additionally, sports betting is becoming more popular than ever. Estimated income by 2023 it will be $43,550 million, an increase of 9.94% compared to the previous year, and an increase in sales is expected by 2027 reach $63,620 million.
electronic sports is enriched with virtual reality, which allows players to participate in events. Virtual reality technology in the industry continues to impact the industry, so steady growth is expected to continue. Esports revenue is expected to be achieved the $2.1 billion The number is expected to be reached in 2023 and 2027 $3.2 billion.
In the age of AI, its use is also being promoted in the iGaming sector to improve player safety and offer a more individual approach to each player. One of the main goals will be to use AI to promote and improve responsible gaming practicesas it is one of the most important parts of the industry.
Blockchain technology is becoming even more popular, especially when it comes to offering new mechanics and tools. Cryptocurrencies They will become an important part of the industry in the future as the number of players using them has increased – from 40% to 80% depending on the operator.
Ayvar Gabidullin, Business Development Manager at Slotgratorcommented: “This report will be useful for beginners conducting research before starting their first project, for platform operators planning to expand into new markets or add new offerings to their established online casinos, for B2B service providers working on their business development , and be useful for members of the gaming community who want to stay up to date on current trends.”
Source: P. Vladimir. “Popular games, VR in e-sports, top technologies and prominent markets: Slotegrator presents a report on iGaming trends in 2024“. European gaming. January 10, 2024