More and more people today are thinking about getting into the video game business. Interests in gaming are at an all time high, but the real reason people want to be involved in this industry is because of the sheer excitement of just being involved in such a great industry with such broad appeal.
The sheer popularity of video games has exploded to a pinnacle in all the history of video games. But starting an online games business has always been riddled with problems for most newcomers. One of the biggest problem is the high cost of the games and that video game businesses have to carry the latest and hottest video game titles or else they can't make any significant sales.
This is only a myth though. The fact of the matter is that there are so many extremely profitable niches in gaming that just about anyone can make a very good living games online.
Many people in the US and Canada are starting home based video game businesses without even carrying any stock. Their costs consist of having a website hosted and some marketing fees that pay for themselves consistently. These people simply dropship their orders directly to their customers from the video game dropshipper.
Finding these dropshippers can be somewhat of a challenge but when you do find them, the business practically runs itself. The work day consists of getting up, walking to your computer, then processing any orders that came in through the night and making a list of names, addresses and item numbers.
Once you do this, you shoot over an email to your vendor and they give you tracking numbers. Check your emails then your work day is pretty much over. The downside to running a home based game business of course, is having access to all of your favorite games at a wholesale price. Try to resist the urge to spend all of your money on the latest wholesale Wii, PS3 or Xbox 360 games and reinvest it in your business to grow to the size you desire. Once you get there, take a deep breath and enjoy the fruits of your labor.
Written by Herr Bert