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About the Console Report - Trend Hunter’s Console Trend Report analyzes trends and innovations in the video game industry, such as the latest Kinect games or the newest unlockable achievements in the Playstation Network. From new Xbox Live features to recent Wii reinventions of Nintendo classics made popular on Gameboy and Gamecube consoles, our research tracks the must-have gaming gadgets by major brands.

Who It's For - Our report will benefit software programmers, engineers, entertainment journalists, retail buyers and electronics store owners.

Use Trend Hunter’s Console Trend Report to remain on the forefront of gaming innovations.

The Console Trend Report, last published on Jul 30, 2014, includes 39 PRO Trends and 369 examples of console market research and console consumer trends related to: video games, online gaming, virtual reality, gaming apps, role playing games and console trends.

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trend research methodology Methodology - Our console research is based on Trend Hunter's 369 crowdsourced console trends and 1,998,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

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• 39 Page / Slide Presentation Console PDF Report Console PPT Report
• 39 Page In-Depth Reading Report Console PDF Report

Contents:
• 39 Console PRO Trends
• 369 Console Examples
• 52 Console Videos (Online) Console Videos
• 2,214 Console Images (Online) Console Images
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Sample Console Pro Trends - Each Console PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online console articles, videos and images. Examples:

Connect-a-Tech 2.0 As multi-screen usage becomes commonplace, solutions help connect devices Implications - Consumers are watching TV and movies with a smartphone or tablet in hand more than ever, which has lead to the need for easy screen sharing and connectivity to enhance interaction and multimedia transference. The solutions place ease of use front and center while also enabling the ability to add additional devices down the line for a cohesive user experience.
Connect-a-Tech 2.0
As multi-screen usage becomes commonplace, solutions help connect devices
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Gamified Decor A playful spin on furnishings adds a sense of fun to stationary goods Implications - Seeking more convenient methods of play, consumers are turning to furnishings that double as gaming systems. Providing sources of entertainment through convenient household goods, these decor pieces reflect a growing desire to maintain childhood experiences throughout adulthood.
Gamified Decor
A playful spin on furnishings adds a sense of fun to stationary goods
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Tactual Drive As digital integration expands, cars receive touchscreen features to stay connected Implications - As a reliance on technological efficiency continues, digital adaptability moves into more mature, adult experiences to satiate convenience at all ages. Seeking methods of social integration, consumers are turning to in-car apps and touchscreen enhancements to maintain connectivity through more tactile methods of on-the-go routine. Tactile car enhancements speak to a desire to maintain technological integration through more sensory, yet easily adaptable methods of auto engagement.
Tactual Drive
As digital integration expands, cars receive touchscreen features to stay connected
7 Examples + Score + Implications


Modernized Organization Seeking to maintain aesthetics, consumers turn to minimalist storage units Implications - While traditional storage units offer homeowners practical methods of organization, the overbearing framework can make modern aesthetics hard to achieve. Seeking methods of at-home efficiency without sacrificing contemporary appeal, consumers are turning to minimalist storage units to allow for seamless interior integration. These subtle storage designs speak to a desire for practical, yet aesthetically enhanced organizational methods in day-to-day living, especially when living in highly condensed areas during these overpopulated times.
Modernized Organization
Seeking to maintain aesthetics, consumers turn to minimalist storage units
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Gamer Exertion A desire for pragmatic play prompts consumers to turn to physical gaming options Implications - Digital play can often result in a static, and physically inactive lifestyle. Seeking a healthier source of day-to-day amusement, individuals are turning to physically enriching gaming options that encourage exercise and athletic improvement. This reflects a move towards sources of play that help consumers cultivate, rather than detach from, everyday experiences.
Gamer Exertion
A desire for pragmatic play prompts consumers to turn to physical gaming options
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Gamer Portability A desire for authentic gaming prompts more engaging mobile add-ons Implications - While mobile gaming provides a more practical method for on-the-go play, smartphone apps often lack the excitement and physical interaction of consoles and gaming systems. Seeking to add a more authentic feel to portable play, consumers are turning to mobile add-ons that help add traditional gaming features to compact, cellular devices. Touchscreen stickers and console attachments combine conventional aspects of gaming with the desire for more convenient, and accessible methods of everyday entertainment.
Gamer Portability
A desire for authentic gaming prompts more engaging mobile add-ons
5 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 33 more Console PRO Trends and 369 examples!



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