The average game player age and how long they have been playing



Stat: The average game player is 35 years old and has been playing games for 13 years.

Stat Categories: Video Game Industry Stats

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Stat Source: Entertainment Software Association (ESA)

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Entertainment Software Association (ESA)

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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