Video gaming

ThriveFantasy Named Preferred Fantasy Esports Partner for Super League Gaming

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Thrive offers contests for traditional sports such as the NFL, NBA and MLB, as well as Esports contests in CS:GO, Dota 2, League of Legends and Valorant, with more titles coming soon.

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  • Thrive offers contests for traditional sports such as the NFL, NBA and MLB, as well as Esports contests in CS:GO, Dota 2, League of Legends and Valorant, with more titles coming soon.
  • Follow ThriveFantasy on Instagram ( @ThriveFantasy ), Twitter ( @ThriveFantasy ) and Facebook ( ThriveFantasy ).
  • Super League Gaming (Nasdaq: SLGG) is a leading gaming and esports content and community platform that gives tens of millions of players multiple ways to create, connect, compete, and enjoy the video games they love.
  • Through partnerships with world class consumer brands, in-game player monetization, and a fully virtual cloud-based video production studio, Super League is building a broadly inclusive, global brand at the intersection of gaming, experiences, and entertainment.

Enthusiast Gaming and G FUEL Renew and Expand Partnership to Launch a New Limited-Edition G FUEL Flavour

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

The extended 18-month partnership will feature new custom content from G FUEL and pro gamers on the Luminosity Gaming roster, the launch of a new limited-edition G FUEL flavour, event activations, giveaways, and more.

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  • The extended 18-month partnership will feature new custom content from G FUEL and pro gamers on the Luminosity Gaming roster, the launch of a new limited-edition G FUEL flavour, event activations, giveaways, and more.
  • The G FUEL logo will continue to be prominently displayed on Luminosity Gamings jerseys, and as part of the expanded partnership, the logo will also be featured on all official Enthusiast Gaming merchandise.
  • Since the partnership started in early 2020, Luminosity Gaming and G FUEL have continued to create custom content and deliver unique activations for their fans, such as EGLX Digital 2020.
  • Enthusiast Gaming is building the largest media and content platform for video game and esports fans to connect and engage worldwide.

Global Video Game Publishers 2021 Industry Report: Coverage of Top 150 Companies Including 1S-Distribution, Bandai Namco Amusement Europe Limited and Capcom Entertainment Germany GmbH - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 8:46am

The "Video Game Publishers (Global) - Industry Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Video Game Publishers (Global) - Industry Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Video Game Publishers Analysis provides a detailed overview of the global Video Game Publishers market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 150 companies, including 1S-Distribution, Bandai Namco Amusement Europe Limited and Capcom Entertainment Germany Gmbh.
  • This report covers areas such as Computer, Software, computers, pc, software and includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years.
  • Every business is examined on the following features:
    The report includes a thorough 100-page market analysis highlighting the latest changes in the Global Video Game Publishers market.

Get Ready to Bring Your 'A' Game: The Rec Room Opens TODAY in Barrie!

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Rec Room Barrie features a massive amusement area where gamers of all ages can play 100 amusement games.

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  • The Rec Room Barrie features a massive amusement area where gamers of all ages can play 100 amusement games.
  • The Rec Room guests can earn and redeem SCENE points, Canada's leading entertainment rewards program, on food and fun!
  • Calling all foodies: The Rec Room Barrie features multiple dining options with something for everyone.
  • Part of Cineplex, The Rec Room is a premier social destination and the ultimate gathering spot for corporate events, groups and parties.

The United Arab Emirates Extends Travel Ban for Indians Leaving Expats Stuck Abroad

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 3:30am

LONDON, July 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Arab Emirates has extended a suspension for those travelling from India and several other South Asian countries due to COVID-related guidelines.

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  • LONDON, July 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Arab Emirates has extended a suspension for those travelling from India and several other South Asian countries due to COVID-related guidelines.
  • Since April, expats in India have been left in limbo overseas, with many forced to re-evaluate their options.
  • According to data, there have been as many as 5,000 high net-worth Indians who have left the country since 2020.
  • "As governments become more insular and impose stricter visa controls, the opportunity to travel and do business globally is considerably hampered.

Gen.G And PUMA Expand To Global Jersey & Apparel Partnership

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Global esports organization Gen.G and global sports company PUMA today announced a worldwide expansion to the brands' existing partnership in South Korea, as PUMA becomes the official jersey of Gen.G's Global pro teams and creators, including the Gen.G VALORANT players and creators in North America.

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  • LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Global esports organization Gen.G and global sports company PUMA today announced a worldwide expansion to the brands' existing partnership in South Korea, as PUMA becomes the official jersey of Gen.G's Global pro teams and creators, including the Gen.G VALORANT players and creators in North America.
  • The expansion comes on the heels of the two companies' first collaboration in June 2020 - a jersey launched for Gen.G's winning PUBG and League of Legends teams, both based in Seoul, Korea.
  • In October 2020, PUMA & Gen.G also launched a limited-edition jersey for the 2020 League of Legends World Championship.
  • "Over the last year, Puma has been an incredible brand partner," said Gina Chung Lee, Chief Marketing Officer of Gen.G.

Motorsport Games to Report Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:01pm

MIAMI, July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Motorsport Games, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSGM) will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 after market close.

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  • MIAMI, July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Motorsport Games, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSGM) will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 after market close.
  • Management suggests investors access the call via the IR website, where they will simultaneously be able to access an investor video providing highlights of the Companys second quarter 2021.
  • Alternatively, participants may access the live webcast on the Motorsport Games Investor Relations website at https://ir.motorsportgames.com under Events.
  • Motorsport Games, a Motorsport Network company, combines innovative and engaging video games with exciting esports competitions and content for racing fans and gamers around the globe.

Electronic Arts Announces the Return of Dead Space, a Remake of the Sci-Fi Classic Survival Horror Game

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 7:00pm

Motive, a studio of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), today announced during EA Play Live 2021 the sci-fi classic survival horror game, Dead Space, will be returning as a remake completely rebuilt from the ground up.

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  • Motive, a studio of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), today announced during EA Play Live 2021 the sci-fi classic survival horror game, Dead Space, will be returning as a remake completely rebuilt from the ground up.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210722005823/en/
    The Return of Dead Space, a Remake of the Sci-Fi Classic Survival Horror Game (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The Dead Space franchise made a huge impact on the survival horror genre when it was released 12 years ago, and I came to Motive as a fan first to specifically work on this game, said Phillippe Ducharme, Senior Producer of Dead Space.
  • We have a passionate team at Motive who are approaching this remake as a love letter to the franchise.
  • Going back to the original and having the opportunity to do so on next-gen consoles excited everyone on the team.

Live Your Best Village Life With the Sims™ 4 Cottage Living Expansion Pack

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 6:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210722005363/en/
    THE SIMS 4 COTTAGE LIVING EXPANSION PACK (Photo: Business Wire)
    In The Sims 4 Cottage Living, creativity is unleashed for players to delight in the charm of the countryside of Henford-on-Bagley.
  • Additional key features now available in The Sims 4 Cottage Living expansion pack include:
    Embrace Village Life Settle into the close-knit community of Henford-on-Bagley, where Sims can explore the countryside and everything it has to offer, learn about the towns history, pack a picnic basket and enjoy the outdoors and refine their cross-stitching skill.
  • With The Sims 4 Cottage Living, were empowering players to get creative with how they connect with their surroundings and embrace village life to its fullest, said Antonio Romeo, Lead Producer of The Sims 4 Cottage Living.
  • The Sims 4 Cottage Living Expansion Pack is rated T for Teen by the ESRB and is now available for $39.99.

MapleStory’s Neo: Light's Wrath Update Unveils New Boss Seren and Hotel Arcus Questline

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Neo: Lights Wrath update also adds the new Boss Seren and continues the Neo Castle, Tera Burning and Burning World Events.

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  • The Neo: Lights Wrath update also adds the new Boss Seren and continues the Neo Castle, Tera Burning and Burning World Events.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210722005292/en/
    MapleStorys Neo: Light's Wrath Update Unveils New Boss Seren and Hotel Arcus Questline (Photo: Business Wire)
    Hidden secrets of the ancient gods will be unveiled in the Hotel Arcus desert area which has opened for players who have reached Level 270 and have completed the 5th job advancement along with the [Cernium (After)] Defensive Tactics quest.
  • After all Hotel Arcus quests are completed players can perform daily quests for Archelon in the Hotel Arcus Saloon that will reward Sacred Symbol: Arcus.
  • By defeating Seren, players have the chance to earn Mitras Nodestone and Mitras Rage Emblem, part of the Pitched Boss Set.