Digital games: Almost every second adult German is a gamer

A recent survey of Bitkom shows that video and computer games are increasingly popular: 43 percent of Germans over 14 years of age are gambling at least occasionally.

Women are hardly less represented than men, and the number of silver gamers grows: Every eighth person of the generation 65+ is one of them.

The most often used platforms are mobile: Laptops and smartphones have outranked desktops. Another trend is the massively increased awareness of virtual reality: Today, 88% of German citizens have heard or read about it, more than double the number of the previous year.

Almost every second adult German is a gamer
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