What's going on? PC Gaming Trends 2011 Just as the title asks do you think that current gen hardware is creating a need for more PC gaming? PC gaming today has expanded to web gaming, social online network gaming as well as including Macs. Mobile gaming looks to also be a serious contender in this market even though it's not pc specific. All of which seems to be taking a good size chunk out of the console market. The article above shows how consoles dominated up until 2009 but started to shrink there after.