Esports Betting in Germany
Germany is one of the most expansive markets for Gaming and Hardware in the world. According to Newzoo the gaming market in Germany is worth over $4 billion USD. Half of the amount is generated from the console gaming sector and approx $900 million USD is generated by mobile. It is estimated that the growth rate of the sector is averaging around 2-4% per annum. According to various sources, a whopping 88% of the population are internet users (72.4 million) and over 37 million of which are active gamers. Around 20% of the population are aware of Esports and around 3.5 million of those considered as esports enthusiasts. With little to no regulation and the general acceptance of the industry as a legitimate sport the German esports betting market is growing exponentially.
Esports tournaments went from humble beginnings to worldwide fame in just one short
decade. In 2010, there were only around 700 esports tournaments per year, and even the
big ones had fairly small prize pools compared to today’s standards. In 2018, we’ll have
around 4000 esports tournaments, many of which are live events held in huge arenas with
a seating capacity of 1000+ or even 10.000+. These events are also streamed live via
Twitch, YouTube and Facebook to millions of others.
As one of Europes main economic power houses, betting in Germany is a hugely profitable market. As most of the gaming is predominantly on PC titles like League of Legends,Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensiveare extremely popular with German esports betting community.
Esports betting in Germany is definitely on the rise and will be a strong contributer to the billion dollar projections towards the end of the year. With a solid esports infrastructure, a boominh economy and mjor industry events being held locally such as Gamescom, ESL One Dota 2 tournament and many others the esports betting market is bound to blow up over the coming years. German
Popular Esports Betting Markets in Germany
Here at E-godds we have gathered research from our top operators that provide esports betting and the following are all the most popular betting titles available. Bookmakers regularly offer solid bonuses in and around events for your top games so it is definitely worthwhile checking back frequently so you can claim the great bonuses they have to offer. Interestingly, Germany has produced the most esports proffessionals in Western Europe.
These are the top esports Titles in Germany in no particular order: (Check out our reviews & betting guides for each title)
League of Legends
Heroes of the Storm 2.0