Gaming is serious business! Orlando has been named the #2 city for video-gamer enthusiasts, according to a study by WalletHub that shows the industry is worth more than $100 billion.
The study looked at 20 key indicators of each city’s gamer-friendliness, such as average Internet speed and number of video-game stores per capita along with gamer and developer opportunities. Related tidbit: The Princeton Review deemed UCF’s undergrad game design program the nation’s best in 2016 and the graduate program number three in 2018.
Game On, Orlando!
Category and Rank
Overall - #2
Gaming Environment - #2
Internet Quality and Coverage - #54
Gamer/Developer Opportunities - #4