History of Video Games 2020

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    PlayStation 5, Sony Interactive Entertainment’s latest console, launches globally.

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    Driven by the Covid 19 pandemic, NPD reports that the US video game market hits $57 billion in total consumer spending, a whopping 27% increase from 2019.

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    The Xbox Series X, the most powerful console ever made by Xbox, and Series S, launches, offering next-gen performance in the smallest Xbox console ever.

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    Xbox launches the Xbox Family Settings app, empowering parents and caregivers to manage their children’s gaming activities and set guardrails to encourage healthy and balanced gaming for everyone.

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    Call of Duty: Warzone launches as a free-to-play battle royale experience, ultimately reaching over 125M players.