Category: Gaming

Mobile Gaming Has Become a Monolith
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Mobile Gaming Has Become a Monolith

A new report has shown that mobile gaming has grown to become a huge industry. $41.5 billion was spent in gaming apps within a single year. This massive revenue surge isn’t necessarily a good thing for the games industry. It has been a long time since mobile gaming was considered the boogeyman of the gaming…

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Isolationist Gaming Powerhouse Riot Games is Hedging Its Bets
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Isolationist Gaming Powerhouse Riot Games is Hedging Its Bets

Riot Games announces two new single-player titles at The Game Awards. Ruined King and CONV/RGENCE developed as part of new Riot Forge publishing arm. Studio is expanding aggressively beyond its flagship MOBA League of Legends. Until recently, Riot Games was an indie developer turned isolationist gaming powerhouse. The League of Legends creator operated on a…

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US Gaming Carbon Footprint Is Huge as Platforms Target Greener Consoles
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US Gaming Carbon Footprint Is Huge as Platforms Target Greener Consoles

A study from researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory finds that U.S. gamers emit more carbon dioxide than Sri Lanka. Gaming’s carbon footprint may increase with the rise of cloud-based streaming services. The video game industry is actively working to make consoles and devices greener. Gaming is expensive, and in more ways than one. According…

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Here’s where top gaming VCs are looking for startup opportunities
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Here’s where top gaming VCs are looking for startup opportunities

With cross-platform experiences like Fortnite and PUBG, in-game socializing environments, and subscription-based cloud gaming services from Playstation, Google, Amazon, and others, the gaming industry is entering a new era beyond mobile. These days, the industry is at the center of social media and entertainment trends; gaming is expected to earn $152 billion in global revenue…

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