27.9 mln of US households have tried a cell phone game

The number of households engaged in cell phone gaming grew from 16.3 mln in 2004 to 27.9 mln in 2005. Mobile phone gamers surveyed by Ziff Davis Media reported spending 19 minutes per gaming session. They spent an average of $13 on mobile phone games in the last 60 days, and core gamers spent even more on mobile phone games, $19 in the last 60 days.