Eight major trends that will shape the games industry in 2023

GDC’s annual survey highlights the latest in game development trends.

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Every year, the Game Developers Conference captures developers’ perspectives on trends that shaped the last year in gaming. This year’s State of the Game Industry survey highlights unionization, accessibility, and metaverse skepticism.

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Here are 8 insights from the State of the Game Industry survey 2023