History of video games/2010-2019
Eighth generation of video game consoles
Online Gaming Matures
Many cloud gaming platforms were launched during this time. Online game marketplaces like Steam became quite popular.
Mobile Gaming Matures
With the maturation of Smartphones came the maturation of Mobile Games. In 2016 Pokemon Go became a widely popular augmented reality game.
Rebirth of Arcades
To a limited extent, Arcades saw a small revival during this time. These concepts typically tried to focus on niches, like bars and special experiences.
Decline of the Physical Mediums
During this time, Game Manuals shrunk, and online shops gave serious competition to physical stores.