Why the video gaming industry is not what you think
eSports make more than every American sports league—combined
When most adults think about video games, they remember old consoles, antiquated animations, and a lot of time spent indoors. But the industry is no longer just people buying games and playing them at home. It's a whole new, highly profitable, and often underestimated world.
Gaming has become an entertainment empire with many moving parts, including films, live streaming, massive eSport tournaments, a different genre of wealthy celebrities, and, of course, its own controversies.
Click through to learn more about the spectacle and some unexpected ways the industry has blown up.
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