online gaming




Digitalization
The Koop-Survival game Fortnite captivates most gamers. In total 106,232,483 hours the online game was watched in the last 30 days. The game works according to the Battle-Royale-principle. The goal of the genre is to be the only player alive at the end of the game.
The eSports scene is booming worldwide. It is possible to broadcast gameplay live via the streaming platform Twitch. These are the most popular online games, measured by the number of times they have been turned on in the last 30 days.





Sports business
Esports conquers the market. More and more Bundesliga clubs are signing professional gamers and are building up their own team. In Germany, FC Schalke 04 is one of the forerunners among the Bundesliga football clubs. Bayer Leverkusen, VfL Wolfsburg, Werder Bremen and VfB Stuttgart are also in the virtual Bundesliga.


Digitalization
Fun and packed venues: Esports is developing into a market worth billions.
Esports is booming among the younger generation, and is growing into a billion-dollar market as part of digitization. ISPO Academy Connect deals with the future of Esports at the Olympics, the entry of big clubs like FC Bayern Munich and Schalke 04, and how Esports is meant to finance a transfer of Neymar.