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How COVID-19 is taking gaming and esports to the next level

Gaming has been a way for people to socialise while in lockdown Image: REUTERS/Lee Smith

Stefan Brambilla Hall

Project Lead, Media, Entertainment and Sport, World Economic Forum Geneva

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The gaming industry's revenues far outstrip other entertainment sectors
The gaming industry's revenues far outstrip other entertainment sectors Image: Newzoo Global Games Market Report

The popularity of online streaming platforms has shot up during the pandemic
The popularity of online streaming platforms has shot up during the pandemic Image: Streamlabs

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