Amadeo Plaza of Gamer 2.0 writes:
"Barron's West Coast Editor and technology writer, Eric Savitz, joined us again to delve into this matter by commenting, "There's just no way the videogame industry is going to be immune to this. It can be recession resistance, so it might go down less. And there are a lot of entertainment businesses that can argue the same thing. You can argue the same thing if you're in the cable business. Are you going to shut off your cable? Are you going to shut off your broadband access, or your phone? On the other hand, if you get kicked out of your house..."
The gaming industry isn't going to see the kind of growth it saw last year, and although that was already an expected reality, it's not as though there was a shortage of stellar titles this year."