Saudi ambassador to US visits Aramco Research Center in Detroit

RIYADH: Saudi technology experts are putting the latest developments in artificial intelligence into the hands of gamers attending a major international festival in the kingdom. The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) has partnered with the Saudi Esports Federation for the Gamers8 event taking place in Riyadh to showcase the most recent advances in … Read more

CEC/EIC Northeast Summit confirms J Moses and Allie Young as latest speakers

The first edition of the CEC/EIC Northeast Summitto be held in Atlantic City on October 18-19has confirmed two new speakers for its experts’ lineup: J Moses, Director of Take-Two Interactive; and Allie YoungCEO of AXR Edge, formerly Axis Replay. The event is hosted by the Casino Esport Conference (CEC) of Las Vegas and the Esports … Read more

FITCHIN Announces Strategic Partnership with KRÜ Esports | Business

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 1, 2022– FITCHIN, the fully integrated, digital gaming ecosystem powered by blockchain, has partnered with the leading Latin American esports team KRÜ Esports, founded and led by Sergio “Kun” Agüero, to support the team in engaging with and expanding their fan base in new , while also expanding the FITCHIN ecosystem. FITCHIN’s … Read more

FITCHIN Announces Strategic Partnership with KRÜ Esports | News

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 1, 2022– FITCHIN, the fully integrated, digital gaming ecosystem powered by blockchain, has partnered with the leading Latin American esports team KRÜ Esports, founded and led by Sergio “Kun” Agüero, to support the team in engaging with and expanding their fan base in new , while also expanding the FITCHIN ecosystem. FITCHIN’s … Read more

Next World Forum to host global e-sports and gaming leaders in Riyadh

RIYADH: Gamers8 welcomed the world’s best Fortnite teams and players to Saudi Arabia over the weekend, with the elite competition concluding with a second winning pair on Sunday night. With a $2 million prize pool up for grabs in the eagerly anticipated four-day Fortnite tournament at a purpose-built arena at Boulevard Riyadh City, Malibuca, from … Read more

Glytch Wants to Build 32 Esports Arenas Across the Country

An undisclosed location along 405 Freeway could soon be home to one of the biggest experiments in esports’ evolution: A hulking, postmodern 3,000-person arena packed with professional-grade gaming tech that could serve as a meeting place for fans of all ages. And if Irvine-based Glytch has its way, the stadium would be the first of … Read more

Hall of Fame Resort and Entertainment Company Secures $33.4 Million PACE Loan | News

CANTON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul 6, 2022– Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (“HOFV” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company centered around the power of professional football, today announced it secured approximately $33.4 million in Property Assessed Clean Energy (“PACE”) financing from Stonehill Strategic Capital, LLC. The financing was … Read more

Electronic Arts Apex Legends to be held at PNC Arena, Raleigh

RALEIGH Raleigh’s PNC Arena, home of the Carolina Hurricanes and the NC State Wolfpack men’s basketball team, will host video game competitors from around the world at an esports championship event next month. Electronic Arts — the video game company behind such popular gaming franchises as Need for Speed, The Sims and EA Sports — … Read more

At South Philly’s sports complex, Comcast Spectacor rethinks plans for Fusion esports arena, office tower

Comcast Spectacor is re-examining its development plans at the sports complex in South Philadelphia in light of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. A 3,500-seat esports arena for competitive gaming and an office complex along Pattison Avenue are no longer part of Comcast-Spectacor’s development blueprint for the land it owns in the stadium district — … Read more