Information from the Ministry of Info and Communications reveals China accounts for 69 p.c of large multiplayer on-line video games legally launched within the Vietnamese market.
Among the many high 5 video games Vietnamese performed throughout the Covid-19 outbreak earlier this 12 months, in keeping with native information analytic firm Reputa’s research, had been two produced by Chinese language firms – battle sport Enviornment of Valor (third) and taking pictures sport Name of Obligation (4th).
The U.S. additionally has two entries within the listing, multiplayer on-line battle area sport League of Legends (2nd) and on-line sports activities simulation sport FIFA On-line 4 (fifth).
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), a aggressive last-man-standing shooter on-line online game developed by South Korea, is the most well-liked in Vietnam.
The ministry stated Vietnam is merely a sport distribution marketplace for international nations.
Just one Vietnamese on-line sport, cell battle royale sport Garena Free Fireplace, made Reputa’s high 10.
Vietnam is a rising marketplace for e-sport and on-line video games.
A research by market analysis firm Niko Companions and Google, revealed final month, stated Asia e-sport market development “will preserve snowballing” as greater variety of tournaments, gamers and sponsors will drive up the general worth. The report forecast Vietnam will benefit from the highest five-year compound annual development price (CAGR) in Southeast Asia with of 28 p.c, from 2018, for having highest cell e-sport occasions and highest tournaments’ prizes.
In response to Germany information portal Statista, on-line sport revenues in Vietnam this 12 months are anticipated to high $10.1 million, up 16 p.c from 2019.
The variety of avid gamers is round 3.99 million.
Statista additionally forecast international revenues this 12 months to rise by 7.Four p.c to $18 billion.
In its report, Reputa discovered 73 p.c of avid gamers to be aged between 18 and 30 and 21 p.c between 31 and 45.
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