Colin Campbell of Edge writes: Here, Edge investigates the 20 biggest challenges facing the game industry, and how they might be overcome.
They include the obstacles we face in the changing ways games are made, marketed and sold. Also, the shifting profile of consumers, new competitors and strange technologies.
Gaming is a business that has always been able to claim a good record in the face of change and yet, never quite good enough. Again and again, the business has been stumped by events that were sometimes predictable, though often not.
These are the 20 issues we think the game industry must, most urgently, meet in battle. But we welcome your additions in our comments session. The list is presented in alphabetical order.