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  • Entertainment Software Association Applauds Tennessee State Leaders

    Press Releases /

    The Entertainment Software Association (ESA), which represents the US video game industry, today commended state government leaders in Tennessee for their vision and commitment to attracting creative tech jobs to their state through the Tennessee Visual Content Modernization Act. The act, signed this week by Gov. Bill Haslam, expands…

  • Entertainment Software Association Commends California Assemblymember Bill Quirk

    Press Releases /

    “Assemblyman Quirk’s leadership and actions underscore the valuable role of dialogue between the business community and elected officials,” said Erik V. Huey, senior vice president of government affairs at ESA. “Dr. Quirk raised valid and pointed concerns regarding transparency in the games industry, and the ESRB is dedicated to…

  • Pokémon Go: A game changer for the physical inactivity crisis?

    Academic Research /

    Pokémon Go blends a fun smartphone game with real-life, outdoor physical activity. Initial reports suggest it is a successful population level strategy to increase physical activity levels.

  • The Link Between Playing Video Games and Positive Youth Outcomes

    Academic Research /

    Recent studies are highlighting the positive effects video games can have on young players. Different studies have found links between playing video games and enhanced well-being, problem-solving skills, intergroup relations, and physical activity.

  • 2016 Video Game Economic Impact Fact Sheet – Wisconsin

    ESA Research /

    The ESA reports on the economic impact of the video game industry on the state economy of Wisconsin. Read more about the impact the video game industry has had on the US economy.

  • 2016 Video Game Economic Impact Fact Sheet – Washington

    ESA Research /

    The ESA reports on the economic impact of the video game industry on the state economy of Washington. Read more about the impact the video game industry has had on the US economy.

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