Video game culture

The Trade Group Launches New Website, Highlights Solutions

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:30pm

If you are not familiar with The Trade Group, this statement embodies its Bottom Line: "If you can capture an eye, you can open a mind."

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  • If you are not familiar with The Trade Group, this statement embodies its Bottom Line: "If you can capture an eye, you can open a mind."
  • "We are eager to launch the new Trade Group website and invite everyone to learn more about what we do our solutions span the vast and creative exhibit and events industry," says Malcolm Gilvar, Chief Revenue Officer, The Trade Group.
  • The Trade Group is an award-winning, full-service event marketing and creative design firm, specializing in trade shows, esports events and activations, corporate events, brand activations, corporate interiors, retail merchandising, commercial graphics and experiential solutions.
  • Clients rely on The Trade Group for: event ideation, creation and production; esports expertise; exhibit design and fabrication; graphic design and production; strategic marketing solutions; technology integration and more.

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company to Mine Crypto Currency Using Gaming PCs

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:30pm

Boca Raton, Florida, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), announced today that it will, in collaboration with Esports Entertainment Group subsidiary ggCircuit, begin using its gaming PCs to passively mine crypto currencies, such as Ethereum when the machines are idle.

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  • Boca Raton, Florida, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), announced today that it will, in collaboration with Esports Entertainment Group subsidiary ggCircuit, begin using its gaming PCs to passively mine crypto currencies, such as Ethereum when the machines are idle.
  • Roman Franklin, CEO of Simplicity Esports, stated, We continue to find innovative ways to leverage the largest footprint of esports gaming centers in the U.S. for increasing revenue.
  • Simplicity Esports also owns 15 esports gaming centers, and is the franchisor for 18 esports gaming centers, providing the public an opportunity to experience gaming and esports in competitive and casual social settings, regardless of skill or experience.
  • Simplicity Esports also owns a Riot Games League of Legends franchise and top Brazilian esports organization, Flamengo Esports.

eyeson API revolutionizing gaming with multiplayer screen sharing

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:02pm

eyeson provides an API video service where multiplayer teams can see the screen of each team member at the same time during a full gameplay - preferably on a second screen.

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  • eyeson provides an API video service where multiplayer teams can see the screen of each team member at the same time during a full gameplay - preferably on a second screen.
  • eyeson enables multiplayer live screencasting, video chatting and broadcasting
    eyeson is revolutionizing the team play in multiplayer gaming with its unique single stream technology.
  • This is enabled by eyeson's video API service which takes all screen castings and merges them into one video stream in their cloud service.
  • Adding multiple live video streams causes games to lag and gamers - especially multiplayer gamers - struggle with freezing screens and frustrating gaming performance.

SportVEST and Major League Polo Fast Track $105 Million NFT Deal

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:44pm

Kimberly Casey Carr, President & CEO of Major League Polo and Vic Bakunoff of SportVEST Holdings believe there has never been an effort to allow the Legends of Sport and technology to be this interactive.To think that one could place the NFL and Polo in the same category is remarkable.It's groundbreaking.

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  • Kimberly Casey Carr, President & CEO of Major League Polo and Vic Bakunoff of SportVEST Holdings believe there has never been an effort to allow the Legends of Sport and technology to be this interactive.To think that one could place the NFL and Polo in the same category is remarkable.It's groundbreaking.
  • MLP plans to feature its own esports title tourneys in their 16 pro stadium venues and to capitalizeon this new sponsorship trend.
  • SportVEST Holdings's next funding round is imminent to fuel additional NFT growth across Major League Polo and its other professional and collegiate brand monetization initiatives.The NFT sales revenue generated will ultimately benefit Legends of Sport and their journeyman teammates and their supported children charity programs.
  • These athletes are creating groundbreaking opportunities by opening doors to more sports, esports, gaming, and entertainment experiences via the NFT marketplace.

GAMIVO experienced a significant increase in sales, an increase in the number of active players, and a substantial revenue spike during the global Covid-19 pandemic

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:05am

Although the pandemic has not resulted in substantial new video game consumers, it has significantly boosted the amount that existing video game consumers play.

Key Points: 
  • Although the pandemic has not resulted in substantial new video game consumers, it has significantly boosted the amount that existing video game consumers play.
  • Active players say increased gaming has helped them achieve increased emotional and mental health during confusing and often frustrating stay-at-home measures.
  • Sixty percent of mature gamers and 75% of adolescent gamers reported playing more video games during the pandemic.
  • Gamers also identified video games as a means of helping family and friends stay bonded and connected throughout the pandemic.

GAMIVO experienced a significant increase in sales, an increase in the number of active players, and a substantial revenue spike during the global Covid-19 pandemic

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:03am

Although the pandemic has not resulted in substantial new video game consumers, it has significantly boosted the amount that existing video game consumers play.

Key Points: 
  • Although the pandemic has not resulted in substantial new video game consumers, it has significantly boosted the amount that existing video game consumers play.
  • Active players say increased gaming has helped them achieve increased emotional and mental health during confusing and often frustrating stay-at-home measures.
  • Sixty percent of mature gamers and 75% of adolescent gamers reported playing more video games during the pandemic.
  • Gamers also identified video games as a means of helping family and friends stay bonded and connected throughout the pandemic.

Atlanta FaZe & Engine Media's UMG Gaming Announce $25,000 Warzone Tournament Series

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 5:00pm

ATLANTA, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Atlanta FaZe, in partnership with UMG Gaming, a wholly owned subsidiary of Engine Media Holdings, Inc. ("Engine" or the "Company"; TSX-V: GAME; OTCQB: MLLLF), today announced a two-part, $25,000 Warzone Tournament series.

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  • ATLANTA, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Atlanta FaZe, in partnership with UMG Gaming, a wholly owned subsidiary of Engine Media Holdings, Inc. ("Engine" or the "Company"; TSX-V: GAME; OTCQB: MLLLF), today announced a two-part, $25,000 Warzone Tournament series.
  • "UMG Gaming has always bridged the gap between competitive and casual fans and gamers alike," said Paul Hamiliton, President and CEO of Atlanta FaZe.
  • "As a brand who shares this mission, we are thrilled to partner with UMG Gaming for the Atlanta FaZe $25,000 Warzone Series."
  • "Atlanta FaZe is such a preeminent organization and we are excited to partner with them on this two-part Warzone tournament," said Eric Vaughn, Head of UMG Gaming.

China PC Games Market Report 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 3:54pm

The "China PC Games 2021" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "China PC Games 2021" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • China's PC games market is the largest in the world and deserves the attention of games companies worldwide.
  • Key takeaways from the analysis:
    There were 325.4 million PC gamers in mainland China as of the end of 2020, up 1.4% YoY.
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis on gamer demand, behavior, and usage for PC online games, hardware, and accessories

StemGen Announces D3eSports Corporate Cup Five-Week Virtual Championship Launches Late June With Sustainability Theme

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:30pm

Houston, TEXAS, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- D3eSports, a division of StemGen, Inc. (OTC: SGNI), announces its new D3eSports Corporate Cup Championship powered by sustainability, an esports virtual series, launching on June 29 for five weeks.

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  • Houston, TEXAS, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- D3eSports, a division of StemGen, Inc. (OTC: SGNI), announces its new D3eSports Corporate Cup Championship powered by sustainability, an esports virtual series, launching on June 29 for five weeks.
  • The five-week esports tournament will culminate with the final week being broadcast live on the D3eSports Cup Twitch.tv channel ( https://www.twitch.tv/d3esportscup ) and include a D3 Pit Talk segment.
  • After success with our D3eSports Cup virtual championship last year, we had requests from a number of our corporate partners for an esports tournament for them, so we created the D3eSports Corporate Cup, which we are launching the end of June with a focus on sustainability, said Simon Dawson, CEO/President of D3eSports.
  • The D3eSports Cup is their first in-house virtual competition, although they have participated in other esports platforms over the years.

Gridiron Gaming, Powered by the PFRPA, Announces 'Gridiron Bowl' Online Madden Tournament Starting June 12, Main Event Featuring Retired NFL Players

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 10:47pm

"It's great to have Gridiron Gaming host the Gridiron Bowl, our first official Madden tournament," said Pro Football Hall of Famer and PFRPA Board Member Jack Youngblood.

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  • "It's great to have Gridiron Gaming host the Gridiron Bowl, our first official Madden tournament," said Pro Football Hall of Famer and PFRPA Board Member Jack Youngblood.
  • "Bringing retired NFL players and gamers together for this event helps bridge the gap between traditional and this fairly new age ofcompetitivesports."
  • Gridiron Gaming, powered by the Pro Football Retired Players Association, provides retired NFL players opportunities to compete again, while giving fans a chance to engage with their heroes.
  • By bringing retired NFL and esports players together, Gridiron Gaming creates a unique community where all can connect, learn and compete.