‘Turkey can be bridge for gaming sector’
“Middle Eastern and European game firms are looking for a door to each others’ markets,” Meriç Eryürek told state-run Anadolu Agency.
Asian companies also want to reach the Middle East and European markets. Turkey is the best country due to its stable economy and legal system, he added.
He said renowned gaming and technology companies, such as Tencent, Ubisoft, Fortnite, Dell, HP, Microsoft, and Sony, will join the GIST.
Some 600 firms work on game developing in the country, he recalled.
“Only the series sector is rival for the gaming sector but it won’t last long,” Eryurek added.
With respect to investments, the gaming sector also passed automotive and medical sectors in the global arena, he highlighted.
Four hundred truckloads of coal equal a truckload of iPhone, but a software -- such as Instagram -- can equal 400 trucks of iPhone, he asserted.