2019 has been the greatest year for games with the introduction of Battle Royale and VR games. Gaming has always been a favourite hobby for many as well as many people take so serious that it has been their whole life. We see youtubers dediated so much to gaming that they alternatively cannot forget or stop thinking about their content and fans all night. Well, let’s see the things facts and changes in 2020 that people are still unknown about the gaming industry.
1.ALL TIME FAVOURITE (PUBG) PLAYERS UNKNOWN BATTLEGROUNDS
PUBG is now the worlds best leading game that has succeeded in making 1.2billion since its release in 2019. Still in 2020, this game dominates its opponents like COD and Fortnite. This game has changed the gaming industry forever specially the Battle Royale the most played mode in the whole world.
2.THE RISE OF FEMALE GAMERS
Ultimately, female are now also seen interesed on playing video games. Whats surpirsing is that the female video gaming community grew by 19% in 2019, according to data commissioned by Google. 48% of the world’s total gaming revenue comes from Asia, almost half of whole video games revenue which is crazy. Dont you think!
3.LIVESTREAMS ARE TAKING THE WHOLE INTENRET
The rising population has helped to grow the number of people with access of internet. As a result, now more than 1billion people streams their games live on the internet every month. Latest Research shows that almost a quarter of all internet users, more than 1 billion people watch live streams of people playing games every month.
4.Xbox X And PS5 UPDATES
Xbox X and PS5 are both coming in 2020 with their new updates. It has been said that they both now offer to 4K resolution and 120 FPS. They are also going to be equipped with SSD making them more faster and powerful.
5.MOBILE GAMES DOMINATES ALL OTHER PLATFORMS
Even after the evolution of gaming consoles and VR games, mobile gamers are still on the top of the industry. Mobile games accounts for 51% of the global revenue in the whole gaming industry wheras the remaining are console and PC games comprised of 25% and 24% respetively. It has also been projected to increase by 8% in the year 2021.
WIth all these facts ,you might think 2020 has been exiciting year for gamers. However ,we should be prepared as such immensive growth in the gaming industry we dont know where the industry could go . But One thing is sure that there are a lot better developments we will get to see in this industry in the following year.