Understanding the Esports and Video Game Ecosystem

With the help of digital platforms like Twitch’s interactive live-streaming service, gaming has gone from a hobby to a sport, attracting spectator communities worldwide. According to TwitchTracker, the average viewership on Twitch jumped from 1.4 million pre-pandemic in February 2020 to 2.5 million in April 2020 and has grown ever since. At its maximum viewership in June 2022, Twitch amassed an audience of 6.6 million.

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  • Christine Preusler

    Christine Preusler, Managing Editor at The Wyman Company in Gainesville, Florida, writes The Lead for ACUI's biweekly newsletter, The Bulletin. Christine uses more than 15 years of experience in publication management and a master’s in mass communications from the University of Florida to highlight the latest industry news and create thought-provoking content. Contact her via email (cpreusler@thewymancompany.com) with story ideas and announcements you'd like to see in the newsletter.