Untold facts and statistics of the online gaming world
“Sometimes it’s not always about what you can see or hear but what’s under the hood of a game that’s most impressive. Between those thousands and thousands of lines of code, magic happens. Sometimes the most amazing feats of gaming wizardry happen without you even noticing.”
- Rob Manuel
The world is getting crazy over online games; the day is not far when most people will be engaged in games. Regardless of age and gender, more than 66% of the United States population is globally involved with top-notch online games.
Additionally, some stats reveal that the online gaming industry is turning into one of the most prominent professions and revenue source and employment generation for the people holding caliber. If you have been instructed to maintain distance from games and pay attention to studies throughout your life, then here are some interesting facts for you. Read them and realize the potential of online gaming.
As per some global stats, the ever-growing gaming industry is expected to spend more than $137.9 billion in one part of this year on their favorite games, including – online casinos, Pokemon Go, and much more. These are some of the hottest games ruling the world of online gaming at the moment.
Ever-expanding gamers, platforms, investments, and revenues – Gaming is not just a source of entertainment; it has turned out to be a mine to reap maximum bucks. It all depends on your gaming potential how much you can make out of it. As per the gaming industry experts,’ the gamers are expected to make a whopping amount of 180 billion dollars by the end of 2021.
Additionally, Filmora (a gaming video-making platform) indicates that there will be more than 2.341 billion professional gamers in the world by the end of this year. This number may go beyond 2.725 billion in the foreseeable future.
According to the recent gaming statistics, games with the maximum revenue generation, games like online casino and Pokemon Go, generate more than 2 billion dollars in revenue for many years so far. These numbers may go beyond one’s expectations in the forthcoming years for sure. Talking about the revenue generation potential of the games, the video gaming industry has broken all the music and entertainment industry records for many years.
Device preference for online games – So far, 66% of professional gamers still rely on personal computers to satiate their gaming experience and passion. Be it for the sake of convenience or a better gaming experience, professional gamers believe in accessing more functionalities of a game through a bigger screen.
The bottom line is that,
In the current world, games are not just a source of entertainment but something more than that. For millions of people, it has turned out to be a source of income. Many people have been working in the gaming industry as developers, software engineers, and gamers. It will interest you to know that the gaming industry is one of the world’s highly paid industries. So, when are you becoming a part of it?