This ground-breaking, first-of-its-kind facility will capitalize on the massive popularity of video games and esports while offering educational, experiential learning in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) to children eight years and older . “Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts was founded more than 20 years ago by a group of extraordinary community … Read more

Qtopia — The First LGBTQ Metaverse — Arriving on AlphaVerse

NEW YORK, May 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, French games, technology, and blockchain product developer Crypto Blockchain Industries (CBI), together with Crypto Meta LLC (CM), announced the creation of the first LGBTQ-focused Metaverse — Qtopia. Set for release in early 2023, Qtopia will offer a welcoming online space for its community within CBI’s Alphaverse. … Read more

Global Family/Indoor Entertainment Centers Market to 2030 –

Dublin, May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Family/Indoor Entertainment Centers Market by Activity Area, Facility Size, Revenue Source, Type: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. According to this report the global family/indoor entertainment centers market size was valued at $25.14 billion in 2020, and is projected … Read more

Legal iGaming Comes To Ontario! – Gaming

To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. On April 4, 2022, Ontario became the first province in Canada to regulate online gambling, legalizing what was previously a gray market in this space. The following are five critical things to know about this new regime. Dual Track Process. … Read more

Ms. Pac-Man, Ocarina of Time now in World Video Game HoF

ROCHESTER, NY — More than 40 years after blazing a trail for female video game characters, Ms. Pac-Man was inducted Thursday into the World Video Game Hall of Fame, along with Dance Dance Revolution, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time and Sid Meier’s Civilization. The Hall of Fame considers electronic games of all types … Read more

LA County fair opens Thursday after shift from September

POMONA, Calif. (CNS) — The Los Angeles County Fair opens Thursday at Fairplex in Pomona after being canceled the past two years because of the coronavirus pandemic, moving from its customary September dates. “Because September temperatures have been so high the past few years, we had considered moving the fair dates to a time of … Read more

Fertitta’s Golden Nugget Online Gaming officially sold to DraftKings

The acquisition of Tilman Feritta’s Golden Nugget Online Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNOG) by digital sports entertainment and gaming company DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is complete. DraftKings announced that it has completed the acquisition, worth at approximately $1.6 billion (dubbed the “GNOG Acquisition”) on Thursday, May 5. “This will be an alliance any other in the … Read more

Tiebreakers aims for early 2022 opening in Johnson City | News

Tiebreakers, a new dining and entertainment center, plans to host a grand opening of its new location at the Roan Center in the first quarter of 2022 and make Johnson City its corporate headquarters. According to a press release from the company, the business will include a full-service restaurant and a bar with signature cocktails … Read more

Caesars Entertainment : Announces Whiting-Turner as the General Contractor for Caesars Virginia

For high-resolution renderings, click here DANVILLE, VA. (April 25, 2022) – Caesars Entertainment has chosen Whiting-Turner as the general contractor to build Caesars Virginia, a $500 million resort, which will include 500 hotel rooms, a state-of-the-art casino floor, Caesars Sportsbook, World Series of Poker® Room, new restaurant and entertainment offerings, and much more. Preliminary work … Read more

Warner Recorded Music Hired Linkin Park Co-Founder

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