With over 300 million devoted fans around the world, ESports is now a source of competition for rebellion, and that number is rising year after year. ESports revenue is projected to hit $1 billion in 2019, according to the study, making it not only a lucrative market for professional players but also businesses. Know why your parents say you can never make a living playing video games?
In the last decade, this trend has changed significantly and now the best players only receive seven figures in a year from winning tournaments. But sponsorship deals and bonuses also allow the staff to make more money.
infographic by: dmarket.com