Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association set to hold its conference and trade show August 9-11 in Tulsa

The Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA) announced it will be hosting its conference and trade show on August 9-11, at the Cox Business Convention Center in Tulsa. The event is expected to draw nearly 3,000 tribal representatives, vendors and visitors to one of the largest Indian gaming markets in the United States. The expo will … Read more

Events happening in Lewisville, Flower Mound, Highland Village

Here are events happening in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village. July 16 Race Ducks The Lewisville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its Ducky Derby. Participants can decorate their ducks and race them around the lazy river. There will also be a best “duck-orator” contest among age groups, followed by a free swim after … Read more

SCAD GamingFest: Building Shared Story Experiences with Diverse Character Design

For game designer Seth Smith and Emmy Award-winning art director and illustrator Lauren Brown, Pokémon was a major source of inspiration not only for their love of video games and storytelling, but also for their future efforts to foster a diverse community in their industry. “Growing up, I didn’t get to see characters that looked … Read more

PGS reopens under traditional dates, featuring doubled exhibition area and a focus on online regulation

Peru Gaming Show (PGS), one of the major trade events in LatAm, launches its 19th edition today. The summit opens its doors on its traditional June dates for the first time since the pandemic began, featuring an exhibition area that has doubled in size to more than 5,000 m2 (53,800 sq. ft.). The event will … Read more

Things To Do: No-No Boy, BARK Fundraiser, ‘Annie Jr.’ and more | Entertainment

Already onto another summer week filled with things to do in Billings. Here’s the rundown. No-No Boy at Kirks Grocery A special matinee on Saturday, May 28 from 3-5 pm at Kirks Grocery, No-No Boy is an innovative songwriting and multi-media project based on Asian American history from musician and scholar Julian Saporiti. Tickets are … Read more

Game on! New esports gaming arena planned at Smith Haven Mall

A Lake Grove mall will house one of Long Island’s first arenas for the global $1 billion esports industry, according to documents filed with the Smithtown Planning Department. Manhattan-based Belong Gaming’s floor plan for Smith Haven Mall shows at least 72 gaming stations, and a lawyer for the company said at a March 24 town … Read more

Big Events Return to Boston Convention Centers – NBC Boston

How is the Boston convention business doing as it rebounds from the pandemic? Officials affiliated with the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority used phrases like “surges in demand,” “through the roof,” “off the charts,” “coming back strong” and “maxed out” during a report to the board Thursday. The convention business, predicated on having large groups of … Read more

ICE London to provide 14 startups with gateway to gaming investors through Pitch ICE

The upcoming edition of ICE London is set to provide a gateway to gaming investors for 14 business start-ups through the Pitch ICE stage, event organizer Clarion Gaming announced on Friday. The influential trade expo is set to take place next week at ExCel London, April 12-14. “ICE London will be demonstrating the central role … Read more