aNewDomain.net — It turns out gamers are gaming the planet. This data blew our collective mind over here at anewdomain and agnudomain.com. Check out this infographic. It examines the environmental impact of video games, courtesy BigFishGames.
This is something few gamers ever consider. But look at the numbers. Just looking at Nintendo equipment alone, you’ve got 6 billion pounds of equipment — the equivalent, this graphic study reports, of the material you’d find in the 5.555 Statues of Liberty. Did you ever consider the environmental impact of video games?
Nintendo alone would need 1,400 plus years to recycle that amount of material. Holy cow.