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How Much Professional Gamers Make Compared to Game Developers

In the age of influencers, streaming, and online gaming, many American children dream of becoming professional gamers. It’s estimated that 234 million video game fans tune in to watch their favorite streamers, and professional gamers like PewDiePie and Markiplier can earn millions from leveraging these colossal online followings for endorsements and sponsorships. After seeing the […]

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Ranked: Which state has the most gamers per capita?

Gaming Communities Mapped Ranking Factors Methodology Full List of State Rankings About GetCenturyLink Gaming has set a new high score in popularity.   Three out of four people in the US today play video games, according to a study from The NPD Group, and 65% of those people play on more than one device, whether that’s […]

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States Whose Christmas Spirit Survived 2020

Decked out halls, decorations high and low, and a holiday feast fit for kings comprise all the makings of a Whoville-level Christmas. But if 2020 has brought out your inner Grinch (and if it has, uh, we don’t blame you), one softly-lit tree and a couple of holiday fruit cakes might be all you want […]

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32-Bit Love: Does Gaming Affect Romantic Relationships?

Is Gaming a Love Language? We Surveyed 1,000 People Who would’ve thought that wishing your partner ill will on a colorful road would bring you closer together? Or that getting a vantage point on your partner to take them out would make your relationship stronger? This is all metaphorical of course, but it turns out […]

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