The Stinger Report 1054

Capturing the prize across the market

The Stinger Report: Driving Trends Reshaping the Market | #1054 Report Skinny In The Stinger Report #1054 – This issue covers in detail:  The impact on the amusement perennial Crane Gaming in the new market, looking at the history of the platform, and revealing a new future. Marking SEGA’s 35th Anniversary of the legendary ‘UFO Catcher’ and looking at its future in the market it has instigated. The Japanese amusement scene’s dependence, emerging lockdown, on offering fun physical gaming via the Crane Game and their merch, and how venues like from TAITO…

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Dagenham Studios

Covid pandemic fuelling growth of film and TV studios in UK

As cinemas shut and streaming booms, real estate developers are spending millions on Hollywood-style lots The coronavirus pandemic may have shut cinemas and choked off the supply of new films and TV shows, but developers are banking on the streaming boom by pouring hundreds of millions of pounds into building Hollywood-style studios in the UK. This week, Barking and Dagenham council struck a £300m deal to build a studio in east London that is expected to welcome its first TV and film productions as soon as mid-2022. “We will become…

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Indoor amusement arcade. Photo by KWP

Stinger Report examines latest in OOH and immersive entertainment

The Stinger Report: Driving Trends Reshaping the Market | #1053 Report Skinny In The Stinger Report #1051 – This issue covers in detail: A look at the emerging Immersive projection environments in development, such as from Falcon’s Creative Group, as well as rollout plans of unique concepts, including from Topgolf, X-Golf and Electric Playbox. “The Entertainment Industry’s Musical Chairs” is reported, looking at the impacts in Restaurant business, such as the recent situations with Chuck E. Cheese Entertainment and Punch Bowl Social. We chart the unique “Impacts in the Beverage sector”, such as…

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