In 2023, the Polish game development industry is experiencing an astounding surge, with growth trends breaking records year after year. The newest elaboration by PARP The game industry of Poland — report 2023 states, among others, that the workforce in this sector has expanded significantly, boasting a formidable 15,000 professionals dedicated to game production. This achievement firmly establishes Poland as a global gaming powerhouse, surpassing even Germany’s workforce size.
Over the past five years, the Polish game development industry has seen a staggering 250% growth in total revenues, a testament to its robustness. Moreover, Poland’s prowess extends beyond its borders, as it exports a remarkable 97% of its game production. Many titles have achieved global sales exceeding one million copies, with key markets spanning North America, Europe, and Asia.
Remarkably, Poland’s game development industry also stands out for its diversity. It boasts one of the world’s highest percentages of women working in gaming, creating an inclusive and dynamic environment. The industry’s magnetic appeal transcends borders, drawing talent from around the globe to contribute to Poland’s thriving game development scene.
The report is available for download on the PARP website: https://en.parp.gov.pl/publications/publication/the-game-industry-of-poland-report-2023
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