Time of Video Games

Millions people around the world are playing different kind of video games and that’s the sigh of our times. Today with so many games on so many devices, games are now the most popular entertainment around the world.

Do you know how many people play computer and video games daily?

More than half a billion people play computer and video games of their electronic devices for at least an hour each day, and about 183 million of those gamers live in the U.S. They spent $22.41 billion on games in 2014. One in three of the most active game players pay to play online games. This is actually a very stunning statistic.

The most popular genres are social games such as Angry Birds, Temple Run, Cut the Rope, action and puzzles (most popular of them are Flow Free, Picross 3D, Slitherlink, all the Layton games) , card (blackjack, Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh!), trivia games in a diverse range of subjects.

Gaming has become the most popular entertainment and that’s fact. Gaming gives us intense and passionate involvement, gaming gives us pleasure and satisfaction.

“Video games are ingrained in our culture,” said ESA president and CEO Michael Gallagher. “Driven by some of the most innovative minds in the tech sector, our industry’s unprecedented leaps in software and hardware engages and inspires our diverse global audience. Our artists and creators continue to push the entertainment envelope, ensuring that our industry will maintain its upward trajectory for years to come.”

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