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The MOBA bubble just popped a bit, but here are a few that are still left or dominating

Battle royales are the next big thing. For a minute there it was MMOs (around the time when World of Warcraft was hosting its second expansion) and then it was MOBAs. The next-big-thing phenomenon I'm referring to isn't necessarily indicative of success or failure of any given project, just a money-making genre that developers choose to flock to -- even if their long-term goals aren't fully planned out.
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