In short, as per a report by the Gambling Commission, the sports bets fell by 31%. But the virtual sports betting got up by 40%. This is a figure that spells some hope in the punters and the game developers as a whole.
How does the Game Developers See this Phase?
Now let us talk about the game developers and evaluate how this pandemic has turned their fortunes. Yes, it has been a happy time for them, especially in the case of the top game developers like Microgaming, which is constantly developing more titles. They are looking at expanding to newer domains and come up with innovative titles and get featured in the top online magazines too.
To sum it up, while the overall pandemic has had a negative impact, the iGaming and online gaming sector has had an unseen benefit.