If you’re over 30, you probably remember video games as this ultra-nerdy, kind of covert hobby that maybe one or two other people in the whole grade were into while everybody else was collecting lip gloss or, like, gleaming the cube. That… that was a thing, wasn’t it? I dunno what those kids were doing because I was too busy playing Space Quest.
Fast forward six months, and it’s one of the hottest industries on the planet. Okay, not exactly six months, but if you’re over 30, you know what I mean.
Blizzard also recently confirmed that more than 10 million people watched the first week of the Overwatch League, with a concurrent viewer peak at 437,000 during the one of the opening games between Dallas Fuel and Seoul Destiny.