Recently, the Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Press and Publications published statistics on the revenue from Shanghai’s game industry. According to those statistics, the total 2013 Internet game revenue, including client server games, online games, and mobile games reached 25.5 billion yuan (US$4.11 billion), up 34.2 percent from 2012. This amount accounted for 30.7 percent of the Internet game revenue in China. Of these three types of games, client server games accounted for 66.5 percent of the total revenue, online games accounted for 24.9 percent, and mobile games accounted for 8.6 percent, which was double the amount in 2012.
Source: People’s Daily, July 11, 2014