Twitter Saw a 71% Increase in Gaming Conversation in the Second Half of March 2020

Animal Crossing: New Horizons leads chatter on the platform so far this year

For the U.S. specifically, Twitter said there was an 89% increase in gaming conversation volume Kerkez/iStock

Video games are currently a hot topic on Twitter, with the coronavirus pandemic keeping people at home and eliminating other forms of entertainment.

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