According to recent reports from market spectators, 2020 has been the most profitable yet in the history of online casinos. Generating around USD 66.7 billion this year alone, the current trajectory puts this industry on an upward path well into the 2020s. At its current Compound annual growth rate of 16.5%, the total market value in 2026 is expected to reach upwards of USD 160 billion.

In the online sphere, these games are typically separated into six sections. According to Gambling Compliance, in order of size, these are sports betting, slots, table and card games, miscellaneous, bingo, and poker. Each of these proportions is expected to hold steady in the coming decade, though the possible introduction of VR and AR experiences might eventually prove a confounding factor.