Stinger Report 1075

The Stinger Report: Entertainment – Go Big or Go Home!

In The Stinger Report # 1075 This issue covers in detail: Report Skinny 1. The growth of interest in #Artainment, sees the launch of new immersive exhibit projects from the Royal Opera, the latest Denver gallery installation by Meow Wolf, and new developments from Positron VR. 2.  New developments in the eSports arena see a new series of venues, as well as the major news that Sony is looking at eSports betting on its console platform. 3. eSports new makes its mark in Japanese thinking, with the news that CAPCOM partners with…

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Digital Games Conference Middle East & Africa

As gaming industry booms, Digital Games Conference Middle East and Africa speakers’ announced

Amid an ongoing boom in the GCC’s gaming industry, Digital Games Conference Middle East and Africa (DGC MEA) announced on Sunday its lineup of speakers for the virtual conference taking place June 22 to 24. Video game sales in the UAE rose 10 percent last year as analysts forecast that the Gulf’s gaming market will surpass $821 million by year-end, said Majed Al Suwaidi, managing director of Dubai Media City and Dubai Internet City, who is a keynoter speaker at the conference. “The gaming industry is skyrocketing. These figures indicate…

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Asia Amusement and Attractions-Expo

The Stinger Report: Doubling Down on Entertainment – Part 2

In The Stinger Report # 1074 This issue covers in detail: Report Skinny 1. Commercial VR is vital for growth of the Servius VR scene, with the launch of new standalone VR headsets from Pico Interactive and DPVR which set their sights on Enterprise releases. 2. At the same time, HTC breaks the silence and reveals a brand new range of Enterprise-focused VR headsets with a standalone VIVE Focus 3 system, and an update to the PC VR range with VIVE Pro 2. 3. In response to this news, Oculus VR starts…

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