5 Big Esports Organizations that are diving into the world of NFT
25 September 2021
NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are currently all the hype everywhere from pop culture, economics, esports, you name it. However, if by any chance you don’t know what NFTs are, I would recommend catching up by reading this article from The Verge. In short, NFTs are essentially a modern form of bartering or art collection. Instead … Conti.....
You Can Play Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis Games on Nintendo Switch Online
24 September 2021
Nintendo announces a new “expansion pack” that allows users to play Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis games on Nintendo Switch Online. Keep in mind, those games are not available in the standard package of Nintendo Switch Online. You have to pay extra to gain access to the N64 and Genesis games. There will be 9 … Continue reading You .....
Naming Rights Agreements in Esports
23 September 2021
In recent years, more and more non-endemic brands have decided to support esports players and esports organizations. One of the perks the esports sponsors usually receive is the installation of the company logo or name on the pro jersey. Unfortunately, broadcasting esports matches is vastly different from traditional sports competitions. When you.....
The History of Dota 2 and The International: From a Fan-Made Mod to One of the Largest Esports in the Entire World
21 September 2021
The local Dota 2 esports scene in Indonesia has been dying for the past few years. Simply put, mobile games are far more popular and successful in the country, which is why a majority of esports organizations left the PC gaming genre. Despite this, Dota 2 is still considered in many other countries to be … Continue reading The History of Dot.....
Pokémon Unite surpasses 9 million downloads, unlocks 2,000 Aeos Ticket bonus
19 September 2021
Pokemon Unite on the Nintendo Switch has surpassed the 9 million download mark. To commemorate this accomplishment, the developers are giving away 2,000 Aeos tickets, which will be distributed on September 29th, 2021. These tickets may be used at the Aeos emporium in-game to purchase new outfits for your avatar. “What a goal! The Nintendo &he.....
Is the New Version PS5 CFI-1100 Really Worse Than the Launch Model?
19 September 2021
Sony has recently released a newer model class of the PS5, namely the CFI-1100. However, Sony didn’t bother publicizing or promoting their updated machines, just like with the PS4 in previous years. Perhaps, in Sony’s perspective, there aren’t really too many major differences to highlight between the CFI-1000 and CFI-1100. There .....
Comparing the Olympics With Esports Tournaments: Which One Is More Profitable?
17 September 2021
In recent years, the popularity of esports has skyrocketed. Even so, there is still a negative stigma attached to the competitive gaming industry. The participation of esports in major sporting events — such as the SEA Games or the Asian Games — can undoubtedly help remove this stigma. Furthermore, the emergence of esports in traditiona.....