With more than 2.5 billion gamers around the world, it’s safe to say that the video game industry is constantly growing. The private reg company Click4reg.co.uk was curious to find out more about those who are passionate about both gaming and cars and had a look at the award-winning game Rocket League to find out who earns the most from playing it in tournaments in the US.
Some of the findings included:
The highest earning US Rocket League player, Gimmick (Jesus Parra), earned a whopping $193,771 from tournaments - three times the average yearly salary of an American.
Kyle Storer (Torment) is the US player in second place earning $193,771.
Fireburner_ (Jayson Nunez), Kronovi (Cameron Bills) and jstn (Justin Morales) have also earned six figures from winning Rocket League tournaments.
Rocket League ranks 17 as the game with the highest prizes, out of the top 100 games played in tornaments, giving away a massive $6,511,129.91 to its players
It pays to play