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Twitch streamers bring video games’ biggest star to Tampa while raising millions for charity

Twitch streamers bring video games’ biggest star to Tampa while raising millions for charity



2018-07-13T02:30:01+0000

The convention is, by far, Tampa Bay’s largest event devoted to video games, and its growth is reflective of what’s happening in the entertainment industry. Video games now make more money globally than movies or music.

A group of professional video-game players based in Tampa Bay have been quietly making a living -- and raising a fortune for charity -- mostly by playing video games and letting people watch.


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