Belgium’s e-sport market experiences spectacular boomMonday, 01 October 2018 21:47
According to the study, the market will peak in Europe, but should continue growing in coming years in Belgium and, in some cases, that growth will be strong. The study forecasts that eSport’s audience should grow by 13% this year and by 7% in 2019. Belgian eSport fans should increase twice as fast, attaining a 28%-growth rate this year and 19% in 2019
Russia, Sweden and Denmark are the European countries where eSport has really taken off. In Belgium the market went up, and now amounts to over 3.6 million dollars, with attractive prospects, namely a turnover of 3.6 million dollars by the end of 2018 and 4.3 million in 2019.
Amounting to over three million dollars, Belgium’s market ranks about 13th in Europe Its more than 1.1million watchers represent 4% of Europeans. Over the next two years, the percentage of Belgians interested in eSports is expected to increase by more than 50%.
In Belgium, 82% of eSport fans are men, with the 25-34 category accounting for the largest tranche (38%).
The Brussels Times
The first 'Trans*March', an alternative Pride for and by transgender people, will take place on 4 May in Brussels.
Global travel site Big 7 Travel has put together a list of 50 most Instagrammable places in Europe of 2019, and…
N-VA’s bill to ban the sale of tobacco to all minors was passed unanimously by the House on Thursday —…
Belgium’s bobsleigh and skeleton federation has selected nine athletes for the national male and female bobsleigh teams on Wednesday, following…
Ecolo launched the idea of tax credits for the lowest wages.