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Global mobile statistics 2012: all quality mobile marketing research, mobile Web stats, subscribers, ad revenue, usage, trends… | mobiThinking
Videogamers Not Lonely Introverts; More Valuable Consumers than Non-Gamers
World population to reach 7 BILLION in next few days | Mail Online
The medium is the message – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Forecasts for the Next 25 Years
www.theesa.com/facts/pdfs/ESA_EF_2011.pdf
ESA 2011 Reported Rise in Women & Adult Gamers
Amazon.com: Exodus to the Virtual World: How Online Fun Is Changing Reality (9781403984128): Edward Castronova: Books
Call of Duty: Black Ops Screenshots, Pictures, Wallpapers – Xbox 360 – IGN
New ESA Statistics on Gaming | The Mary Sue
Gamer Statistics – BIU e.V.
The Unbelievable World of Warcraft
Video Game Industry Statistics | Entertainment Software Rating Board
Study shows gamers are more likely to marry, make more money than non-gamers -Destructoid
Videogame Statistics
Online Gaming Statistics | OnlineMBA
First quarter 2011 results for Second Life: steady sailing
World of Warcraft Stat – Summary in 2010
World of Warcraft Statistics Made Easy for You! | Walyou
Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world | Video on TED.com
The demographics of Social Games: Surprise or not? | casualnews.com
Video Game Statistics, Industry Figures, and Information – GrabStats.com
NPD sales figures – Video Game Sales Wiki – Video Game Sales, Charts, NPD, Graphs, Video Game Figures, and more!
Social Gaming: Statistics, Research and Resources | Social Game News
22 Charts & Graphs on Video Games & Youth Violence – Video Games – ProCon.org
Report sheds light on gamer demographics – Blogs & Content – BizReport
91% Of Kids Aged 2-17 Playing Video Games, Says Report | TechCrunch
ASIAN CANADIAN: Women video gamers: Not just solitaire
What Do Gay Gamers Want From Their Games?
Sealund’s Serious Games Blog » Blog Archive » Serious Gamer Demographics 2012
iGEA – Interactive Games & Entertainment Association
» Demographics of Adult Gamers @ IT Facts
In game advertising, gamer demographics and stereotypes
Video Game Demographics – I finally read the article | skeptigirl
Online Gaming Statistics, Industry Figures, and Information – GrabStats.com
TDG Research
comScore, Inc. – Measuring the Digital World
Today’s Gamers 2009
Newzoo | Surveys | International Gamers Survey 2010
GAMESINDUSTRY.COM | Social gaming Graphs 2009
Players/payers ratios and time and gamers per platform | Games Industry Blog
GAMESINDUSTRY.COM | Social Gaming Graphs 2010
GAMESINDUSTRY.COM | Summary Reports
2010 Essential Facts About The Canadian Video Game Industry | Digital Download Game World
Download digital boundaries – Statistics New Zealand
A Profile of Women Gamers – Social, Sexy and Happy
Study: Gamers are richer, more social than non-gamers | TechCrunch
Gamasutra – News – Study: Gamers More Likely To Date, Marry, Socialize Than Non-Gamers
New Market Report: 87.3 million Americans Play Social Games | Social Games Observer
WomenGamers.Com – Because Women DO Play
Evolution of a Gamer Stereotype
www.cs.washington.edu/homes/zoran/NSMBfoldit-2011.pdf
Online gamers have managed to solve a decade-old scientific puzzle. In three weeks.
Transcript for Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world | dotSUB
ONLINE GAMES, SUPEREMPOWERMENT, AND A BETTER WORLD – Global Guerrillas
A conversation on TED.com: We spend 3 billion hours a week as a planet playing videogames. Is it worth it? How could it be MORE worth it?
Canada’s love for games can only grow, baby | gamenorth.ca
Celebrating ‘Tennis for Two’ With A Video Game Extravaganza

Video gaming statistics can be sourced predominately online. Although publications do exist about the demographics and industry statistics most gaming information companies do place their information online, disregarding newzoo with it’s price tag. It only seems appropriate that these resources place the information online (even if by printable .pdf format) in order to be accessible not only to the global populous but at well to the form be suited to those of the industry… Or maybe I’m stretching things a bit too much, but that’s my excuse and I’m sticking too it. Nonetheless there were more resources available online, it seems to keep going and going, but the trick was to find something credible, or linking to something credible. Hence the list above.

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