Gaming, International, Trends

8 Best Gaming Infographics

The Neurology of Gaming

Before becoming an avid gamer, it would be a great idea to know about its positive and negative effects on the human brain. Even though games are globally used for entertainment and educational purposes, there might be some minor side effects. Take a look at this great infographic by onlineuniversities:

Source: OnlineUniversities

 

Gaming is Good For You

On the other hand, the benefits of gaming are many. A group of scientists, sociologists, and therapists tried to discover all the positive aspects of gaming and FrugalDad (a portal that doesn’t seem to exist anymore) combined their findings together in this excellent infographic.

Source: FrugalDad & InfographicsZone

Abuse of Female Gamers in the UK

One-third of female gamers have experienced abuse or discrimination from female gamers, which is unforgivable in this day and age when we’re all fighting for equality. Game Industry created a small yet very effective infographic to depict this issue:

Source: GamesIndustry.Biz

Mobile Game Trends 2020

The gaming industry is constantly changing. According to DCI who created the following infographic, mobile game statistics show that more than 50% of the global video game industry is generated from mobile gaming. These are the mobile game trends for 2020 and the first part of 2021, but we still have to wait and see if COVID-19 will have an effect on this:

Source: DotComInfoway

Online Casino

Games played in casinos, such as Texas Hold’Em Poker or Blackjack are also very popular as online games, especially the latter. More and more people worldwide opt to try their luck in these card games which is one of the reasons why websites and online casinos opt for alternative payment methods in order to attract new customers worldwide. 

Source: InfographicsZone

The Evolution of Super Mario

Apart from casino games, another extremely popular game is Super Mario. This character was first introduced in 1985, and has, since then, changed significantly. The following infographic by riptapparel showcases the most important changes of the popular plumber:

Source: Riptapparel

The Major League of Legends

But we could never complete this blog post without mentioning the most popular game at this very moment – League of Legends. Since 2009, when the game was introduced, LoL brought more than millions of gamers worldwide together. The following infographic by Infographic Den which contains the most interesting stats of the game was created in 2018 which means that the numbers now are even higher.

Source: Infographic Den

Epic Gaming Records

But it doesn’t matter what game you like to play the most, the chances of you not knowing about Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, Space Invaders or Angry Birds are very low. Now that smartphones are used more than ever before, many of these classics have found its way to the small screens. Thanks to the infographic by Local Aliens, we now have all the high scores in one place.

Source: Local Aliens