The companies that will shape the upcoming multiverse era of social media

March 3, 2020 0

Throughout this series on the rise of multiverse virtual worlds, I have outlined the collision of gaming and social media into a new multiverse era

Making money from games: The future of virtual economies

March 2, 2020 0

In Part 6 of our multiverse series, we discuss the business opportunities and compliance challenges of virtual economies Eric Peckham @epeckham / 1 day Fictional

Amazon is the latest to ditch GDC this year

March 1, 2020 0

GDC’s top sponsors continue to pull out of attending the San Francisco gaming conference. Today, Amazon announced it would no longer be sending employees to

Multiverse virtual worlds will be healthier for society than our current social networks

March 1, 2020 0

In part 5 of our virtual worlds series: why this new future will heal fractures caused by today’s social media Eric Peckham @epeckham / 1

Roblox raises $150M Series G, led by Andreessen Horowitz, now valued at $4B

February 27, 2020 0

Online gaming platform Roblox, now home to 115 million largely Gen Z players per month, announced today it has raised $150 million in Series G

Voodoo Games thrives by upending conventional product design

February 18, 2020 0

Will Robbins Contributor More posts by this contributor Venture investing in elder tech Voodoo Games is one of the most interesting startups alive today. In

The drunken HQ Trivia finale before it shut down was insane

February 17, 2020 0

“Not gonna lie. This f*cking sucks. This is the last HQ ever!” yelled host Matt Richards. And it just got crazier from there.The farewell game

HQ Trivia shuts down after acquisition falls through

February 15, 2020 0

HQ Trivia is dead. Today the company laid off its full staff of 25 and will cease operation of its trivia, sports and word guessing

The team behind Apple’s ‘Mythic Quest’ says video games aren’t the punch line

February 10, 2020 0

When Ubisoft first approached “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” stars Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day about creating a new show set in the video game

Twitter-backed ShareChat eyes fantasy sports in India

February 7, 2020 0

The growing market of fantasy sports in India may soon have a new and odd entrant: ShareChat. The local social networking app, which in August