The Philippines ranked 10th among countries which have the most tweets when it comes to gaming in the first half of 2020 as people stay housebound due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Twitter Philippines bared that Filipinos actively talk about their preferred games and interact with people whom they share interests with.
Twitter said, “With over one billion tweets gathered in the first half of 2020, the Philippines ranks 10th as the country that has tweeted the most about gaming.”
It noted that six out of 10 Filipino Twitter users played video games to pass the time and as a means for them to “find normalcy or a temporary escape from reality” as the pandemic changes the way people live.
The platform said that Filipinos tweeted the most about Animal Crossing: New Horizons, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds or PUBG, Dota 2, Adopt Me and Final Fantasy.
It added, “Filipinos on Twitter used games to create a virtual hangout spot.”