Next level insights. Game-changing data.
Discover what it takes to make chart-topping hits with global performance benchmarks for all key metrics, and aggregated data from more than 140,000 games.
See all performance tiers, top to bottom
Track and benchmark KPIs like Retention, Engagement, ARPPU, or CPI. Compare your own performance to the market, and optimize your games based on real data.
Global insights, at the player level
Get a high-level snapshot of the entire global market, or refine your analysis by region, country, device type, or even IAP spending habits. Whatever works for you.
All of the app store genres, plus some
Hone in on the types of games that actually matter to you. With pre-aggregated metrics for all App Store gaming categories, and more than 80 additional sub-genres.
Use without caution
- Puzzle Idle .io Simulation ASMR Timing Traversal Physics Shooting Spatial Crafting Matching Drawing Trivia Sports Racing Other
- Platformer Idler Shoot'em Up Other Arcade Tower Denfense Board Games
- Interactive story Music / Band
- Action puzzle Match 3 Puzzle Other Puzzle Coloring Games Trivia Games Hidden Objects Word Games
- Adventures Tycoon / Crafting Animal / Pet Vehicle / Flight Other simulation
- Classic FPS / TPS Snipers Tactical Shooter Other Shooter
- Fighting MMORPG Survival
- Card games
- Card Battler
- Multiplayer Battle Arena Other Strategy
- Arcade Sports Realistic Sports Other Sports
- Arcade Sports Realistic Sports
Filter out the noise
App store and sub-genres
Flexible filtering for app store genres: Action, Adventure, Arcade, Casual, Puzzle, Board, Card, Casino, Trivia, Word, Multiplayer, Role Playing, Simulation, Strategy, Racing, Sports and 50+ sub-genres.
|✓ Standard App Store genres||✓ Standard App Store genres||✓ Standard App Store|
|✓ 50+ sub-genres||✓ 50+ sub-genres|
Data for all core metrics
Whether you care about retention, engagement, or monetization - we have you covered with all core metrics: D1-D7, D14, D21, D28, D60 and D90, Session Length, Session Count, Playtime, Conversion, ARPPU, ARPDAU.
|✓ Retention Data from D1 through to D28||✓ Retention Data from D1 through to D90||✓ All Retention Data|
|✓ All Engagement metrics||✓ All Engagement metrics||✓ All Engagement Metrics|
|✓ All Monetization metrics||✓ All Monetization Metrics|
|✓ All Advertising metrics||✓ All Advertising Metrics|
4+ years of historical data
Unearth trends all the way back to 2016, for all genres and metrics. Get a view of an entire year, a specific half, or a certain quarter. With the freshest data, updated every day.
|✓ Last year only||✓ 2016||✓ 2016|
|✓ 2017||✓ 2017|
|✓ 2018||✓ 2018|
|✓ 2019||✓ 2019|
|✓ 2020||✓ 2020|
|✓ 2021||✓ 2021|
Get a fresh perspective with different visualisations: 1.) time series for studying seasonal trends, 2.) heatmap for picking out core stats, and 3.) stacked bar charts for a market snapshot.
|✓ Time Series||✓ Time Series||✓ Time Series|
|✓ Heat Map||✓ Heat Map||✓ Heat Map|
|✓ Market Snapshot||✓ Market Snapshot||✓ Market Snapshot|
Get the answers you need with our new filtering capabilities. Filter by region, platform, or spenders, with powerful filtering options.
|Locked for free tier||Locked for indie tier||✓ Platform-level filtering (iOS or Android)|
|✓ IAP filtering (spenders vs. non-spenders)|
|✓ Regional filtering (all major countries)|
Several performance tiers
Compare "standard" games to "superstars" with aggregated data for the top 2%-5%, all the way through to the bottom 25% of real-world performance data.
|✓ Top 25%||✓ Top 5%||✓ Top 2%|
|✓ Median (50%)||✓ Top 10%||✓ Top 3%|
|✓ Bottom 25%||✓ Top 15%||✓ Top 4%|
|✓ Top 25%||✓ Top 5%|
|✓ Median (50%)||✓ Top 10%|
|✓ Bottom 25%||✓ Top 15%|
|✓ Top 25%|
|✓ Median (50%)|
|✓ Bottom 25%|
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GameIntel helps us inform our decisions with real market insights, keeping us connected not just to our closest competitors, but to the overall industry and the changing behaviour of players.
Thanks to GameIntel we can better see competitive KPIs and adjust our strategies.
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