HAS THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC BEEN A BLESSING IN DISGUISE FOR THE ESPORTS INDUSTRY?

The global video game industry is thriving, despite the widespread economic disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. With the practice of social distancing reducing consumer and business activity to a minimum, gaming offers an engaging distraction for people at home looking for social interaction, and initial data shows huge growth in playing time and sales in video games and gaming consoles in general since the lockdowns began. Gaming not only…

No longer a niche: The growth of Esports market in 2020

Regardless of how little you know about Esports today, chances are that you have heard the tech industry speak eloquently about the growing industry for a few years now. Currently on its way to becoming a $1.8billion-rated industry by 2022, Esports has grown in leaps and bounds over the past few years. In case you did not know, over 600 million people have already emerged as a consistent audience, while…