Approximately 20 million players have spent 17 billion hours on Xbox Live. That’s more than 2 hours for every person on the planet. The online gaming market is worth more than $15 billion, with a total of 40 million users who have registered PlayStation Network accounts. Surprisingly, online gaming is somewhat equally divided between genders, at 58% male players and 42% female players. With progresses in technology and Internet, online gaming is becoming more popular across all boards. This is an interesting industry for MBA candidates to explore for a couple of reasons: its business plan is created for the future and high speed connections are accessible to more people than ever before. The online gaming statistics on this infographic will enable strategic leaders to track gaming patterns across age, gender, trends, and income levels.