Gaming is the new sport?

Jason Sedawie

Decisive Asset Management

Gaming as a sport it's a controversial statement. I believe it's more of a competition similar to chess rather than sport. That said the lines are blurring gamers are now being subjected to drug tests similar to sports. Online video channels like Youtube and Twitch have made gaming the world's largest unofficial sports league. When you compare time spent its more than sports (see below). Its a great analogy for game developers as sports leagues make a ton of money. If they can monetise their franchises through tournaments they can generate broadcasting, licensing and merchandising revenue. To find out more about this trend please click through to (VIEW LINK)


Jason Sedawie
Jason Sedawie
Executive Director
Decisive Asset Management

Jason has a background in investment management, accounting and online retail. Together these three perspectives give Jason a unique view on investment trends in global markets.

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