Taylor Soper of GeekWire recently “visited Turner Studios to learn more about how the broadcasting giant is investing in competitive gaming.” Soper writes: “What really caught our attention was the … Continue reading Video: Go Inside Turner’s eSports ELEAGUE studio
Gamesindustry.biz ran a terrific interview with COO Kristian Segerstrale on “Vainglory’s ascendancy as an eSport, and why massive prize pools are bad for business” European Deputy Editor Matthew Handrahan notes: “Super … Continue reading Super Evil Megacorp on eSports, Mobile, More
StartApp ran an excellent conversation with Eric John, Senior Director, Mobile and Video at IAB. He is also co-author of the new report: “Is Virtual the New Reality: A Market Snapshot of … Continue reading Podcast: What’s Next in VR, From Publishing to Monetization
More evidence of how big the eSports business has become: Gambling has arrived. Alena Alambeigi writes in Mashable: “The Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas finally received permission to … Continue reading Las Vegas Approves First eSports Tournament for Casino Gambling
The Sydney Morning Herald: “The first eSports company to list on the Australian share market gained 27 per cent on its first day of trading, ending the day 1¢ higher … Continue reading First Listed Australian eSports Firm Begins Trading
Taylor Soper reports in GeekWire: “Amazon continues to invest in eSports, and the company’s latest initiative expands the experience to the types of casual games that many people play on their … Continue reading Amazon Makes More eSports Moves
The Wall Street Journal reports that “Activision Blizzard Inc. wants to make that a reality starting as soon as next year. The biggest videogame company in the U.S. by market value… is … Continue reading Will Overwatch Look Like NFL?