Is the PS3 likely to be the worst hit by the credit crunch?
The games industry is posting record financial results for the last year, seemingly defying the economic downturn affecting most other industries as the credit crunch bites.
But what of the future? Can the games industry continue to cheat the recession? Will we see an industry play it safe with sequels and major movie licensed product taking precedence over new, original and innovative IP development?
Nobody knows, yet. But, as ever, there are always industry analysts willing to take a punt on what the future holds in store.