India is the eighth largest country in the world to Tweet about gaming: Report

2020 has seen huge surge in gaming sector due to stay at home norms everyone played gaming more than ever.There were more than 2 billion Tweets about gaming throughout the year. This is up 75per cent from 2019, with a 49per cent increase in unique authors says the official blogpost of  Twitter and Twitter Gaming head of gaming content partnerships Rishi Chadha.

“Gaming fans around the world came to Twitter to talk about the biggest moments of the year and used Twitter as a place to connect with each other when many couldn’t connect in person,” reads the blogpost.

Gaming was the 6th most followed topic on Twitter. Within the category, the most followed gaming topics in 2020 were:

Surly Video dominated the year 2020 where India managed to become one of the countries to help gaming come to the fore. A herd of those 2 Billion tweets come from India, as the country ranks on number eight followed by Philippines.

Here are the key highlights: