The current internet penetration in China is close to 27% and there are close to 69 million online gamers in the country. The online gaming industry is expected to take a massive growth path in the next three years and more propelling the amount of money to be made from this market.
Current number of games : 69 million
Number of online games by 2012 : 230 million
Value of online gaming industry in 2009 : 26 billion Yuan (USD 3.8 billion)
Value of online gaming industry in 2012 : 73.1 billion Yuan (USD 10.7 billion) estimated.