A.L.E.A troupe Design

Research task

: What is the "computer game industry financial worth"?

$88 billion US Dollars

: What is the video gaming population?

More than 1.2 billion people are playing games worldwide. Of those, about 700 million play online games. That is 44 percent of the world's online population

: Gender breakdown (how many boys play vs how many girls play)

Out of 700 million people that play online 46% are women and 54% are men:

Name some video game genres

Action

-Stealth

-Survival

-Action-adventure

-Survival horror

-Metroidvania

-Adventure

-Role-playing

-Dance/rhythm

-Racing

- sports

: what is ESports eSports also known as electronic sports. It is a form of competition that is facilitated by electronic systems.

: What is video game addiction?

Video game addiction has also been referred to as video game overuse, pathological or compulsive/excessive use of computer games and/or video games.

: Name some video game platforms (the devices/operating systems games are played on)

Some video game platforms are:

Microsoft Xbox one,

Wii, PlayStation 3,

PlayStation 2,

Nintendo 3DS XL,

: Name some other video game companies

Sega

Konami

Ubisoft

Square Enix

Electronic arts

Activision Blizzard

Namco Bandai

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