Joost Van Dreunen

Surprise Nintendo Direct Leaves Audiences Puzzled

Nintendo surprised fans Thursday morning when it dropped a Nintendo Direct Mini unannounced. It’s uncharacteristic of…

Should Esports Be In The Olympics? Experts And Fans Weigh In

Earlier this year, the International Esports Federation (IeSF) applied to have esports recognized as a an…

Fitness Brands Find An Active Community Through Gamers

The fitness industry has discovered a lucrative audience in the gaming community—despite a long-held assumption that…

July Digital Game Sales Hit $7.8 Billion; SNES Classic Will “Go Gangbusters”

The worldwide digital video games market grew 16 percent year-over-year in July to $7.8 billion, according…

Apple’s Latest Marketing Strategy Targets The Gaming Market

Despite some efforts from developers, Apple isn’t exactly known for being a game platform—at least not…

On ‘Overwatch’ Anniversary, Data Shows Global Impact

Activision Blizzard’s first shooter game has come a long way in its first year of existence,…

Game Publishers Get A 1-Up By Becoming A Service

MMOs like World of Warcraft helped usher in the age of online games as a service, with…

ESL’s EsportsTV Will Be The First Of Its Kind In The US

PlayStation Vue users in the US will soon have access to 24/7 esports content thanks to a partnership…

Pay To Play: The Age Of Game Subscription Services

Physical video game sales continue to drop as gamers opt for the convenience of digital downloads—especially…

What Brands Are Doing To Attract Female ESports Players

ESports is expected to bring up to $1.1 billion of revenue in 2019, according to Newzoo,…

February Digital Game Sales: ‘Hearthstone’ Takes A Hit; ‘FIFA 17’ Scores

Despite a mobile slowdown, US digital game revenue grew 6.4 percent year-over-year in February across console, PC and…

[a]list summit: Experts Predict The Future Of ESports

Now that the world is beginning to take eSports seriously, what’s next? For those already at…

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