Report suggests millennials like esports as much as ‘real’ sports


A new report on esports suggests that millenials age 21-35 like gaming sports just as much as ‘real sports.’ The annual Internet Trends report from Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker was released today, and it has a few fascinating takeaways on the effect of gaming — including that esports is now popular enough with the younger generations to rival more traditional, physical sports. Esports views are skyrocketing — although with a particular age demographic. According to the data, men and women between the ages of 21-35 are the primary viewers of esports. They make up 53-percent of the total viewership. In…

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