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One third of Germans say eSports are 'normal' sports - Bitkom

Thursday 9 August 2018 | 22:52 CET | News
Nearly one third of Germans (29 percent) and 34 percent of German gamers now consider eSports to be an "entirely normal" type of sport like football or swimming, according to a new survey of 1,219 people by digital association Bitkom. One quarter of respondents (24 percent) said that eSports should be recognised as an official type of sport in Germany, while 11 percent said they would be interested in viewing a live eSport event on-site. Thirty-eight percent said that setting up eSport associations could cause more people to get involved with volunteer work.

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Companies: Bitkom
Countries: Germany
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