EA: Korea game rooms one place to find the future of gaming

Thanks to futurizekorea.com

Rich Hilleman the chief creative officer of Electronic Arts was recently interviewed and mentioned Korean computer gaming rooms (pc bangs) as one place to look for the future of gaming:

He noted how there are 28,000 Internet game rooms in South Korea where gamers pay by the hour and the establishments make their money on sales of soda and Doritos. About half of the country’s 48 million people are game players, with tastes ranging from hardcore online games like Starcraft to fashion games for girls.

“If I want to go to see the past of gaming, I go to Japan,” he said. “If I want to see the future, I go to Korea.”

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