A study has shown that the average gamer is spending more time playing games than paying for work, which is a huge problem for many companies. Luckily, the gaming industry has been adapting to the needs of their customers and providing more ways for gamers to earn income from their free time.
One of these ways includes using blockchain technology to build a decentralized marketplace for in-game assets and items. This marketplace will allow gamers to trade or buy virtual items in games that they don’t play anymore. This also means that gamers will have more free time and can pursue other interests such as going back to school or starting a new job.
The gaming industry is already seeing the effects of this shift in how people are spending their free time: In 2017, revenues from the global market grew by 46.Some people are of the opinion that we are living in a gaming society and in turn, some people tend to spend their time on other things.
This essay argues that gamers are actually spending most of their time doing something more productive – working. It goes into the statistics behind this conclusion and offers suggestions on how to make your game playing experience more productive.