ESSENTIAL FACTS About the computer and video game industry

| January 12, 2018

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The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) released 2017 Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry in April 2017. Ipsos Connect conducted the annual research for ESA. The study is the most in-depth and targeted survey of its kind, gathering data from more than 4,000 American households and surveying the heads of and most frequent gamers within each household about their video game playing habits and attitudes.

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