Streaming eSports Is the Newest Spectator Sport

From Flossing in Fortnite to the Angry Birds movies, video games comprise a huge chunk of our pop culture landscape. Now, they’re taking over a whole new arena: video streaming. With $1.1 billion in revenues in 20191, streaming eSports and competitive video games is a big business – and it’s only getting bigger.



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