Saturday, January 26, 2019

Video Game Industry Revenue Will Take First Hit Since 1995

Not even a full month into 2019 and the professional guessers are predicting doom and gloom for the video game industry.

The rise of video games has turned Fortnite into a social phenomenon, made e-sports a rival to the NFL for viewers, and grown button-mashing into a bigger money-maker than Hollywood. Now one veteran analyst is calling for the first industry downturn in a quarter century.