14% of online gamers are 50-plus

Forget the stereotype that gaming is just for kids, the ‘face’ of the American casual gamer now looks more like the average American. According to this article 50% of casual gamers are now male, 50% female… and usage is spread across all ages, if skewing slightly younger. 36% are under 24, 13% are 25-30, 19% are 30-40, 18% are 40-50 and 14% are 50-plus. So, 49% are under 30, and 32% are over 40.