The Video Game Industry
Comprehensive Industry Research
214 million Americans are playing video games. So who are America’s video game players, and why do they play?
Video games impact people’s lives in meaningful ways beyond the intrinsic joy of play. ESA’s 2020 Essential Facts About the Video Game Industry answers frequently asked questions like who plays video games, why do people play video games and how and when do people play?
Interestingly, this year’s survey shows that people over 65 (46% men and 63% women) report they have been playing 10 years or less, which means older people are turning to video games. Scroll the facts below and download your copy of the 2020 Essential Facts About the Video Game Industry for more interesting details like this.