7 Reasons Why Video Gaming Will Take Over. Thanks Max.
"Most media categories are confined by three challenges. First is their
finite length. At a certain point, you reach the last page of a book, last
episode of a TV show, or end of a podcast. A consumer can
re-read/watch/listen to them, but few do – and even then, most will do so
only once. Second, elongating requires more investment – another book or
episode or podcast needs to be made (which requires equivalent investment to
the first book, episode, or podcast, thus solving no real problem). We also
know that elongating content for the sake of additional engagement, rather
than narrative needs, often erodes the overall quality of the experience
(see Netflix’s Marvel series)."