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IS-2006-25: The Future of Gaming is Networked

This paper by Parks Associates describes a booming business in online gaming, including Massively-Multiplayer Online (MMO) games with up to 5 million players per game. The gaming population spans all ages and genders. Gaming is played via PC, game consoles, and cell phone. The future of gaming is predicted to be based on networking the players with revenues reaching $3.5 billion by 2009.












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