Taking Immersion to the Next Phase | Latest Stinger Report

In the first of a two-part industry special, we chart the developments of “Active Immersion” We’ll bring compelling and adrenaline-filled immersive simulation to an audience looking for the next big thrill, and using VR technology to create adventures that can only be experienced by a select few, now re-created in a thrilling entertainment package. Charting the draw of this emerging technology, we reveal the launch of Frontgrid’s brand new sequel to their popular ‘ParadropVR – Rize’ experience, and other new platforms in the wings. We also look at new start-up Limitless Flight,…

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Masterplan at St Enoch Centre includes new homes and hotel

A masterplan to “future proof” one of the main retail centres in Glasgow includes the provision of up to 1700 homes. Property developer and retail asset manager, Sovereign Centros, has lodged an initial proposal with Glasgow City Council outlining a long-term vision for how St. Enoch Centre and the surrounding site could be developed over the next 15 – 20 years. This precedes a planning application which is being prepared for submission later in the year. The masterplan re-imagines St. Enoch Centre as Scotland’s “foremost mixed-use development” offering retail, leisure, entertainment, a hotel, offices…

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H20 Esports Campus and Pathé debut Go! Gaming joint venture

Netherlands-based gaming centre H20 Esports Campus and Dutch cinema group Pathé Theaters have announced a new joint venture to bring gaming concepts into cinemas around the Netherlands. The new initiative, called Go!Gaming, will offer cinema-goers access to game consoles and PCs installed in Pathé lobbies around the Netherlands starting Q3 2021. The 10,000 square-meter multi-use facility is home to the Rabo Esports Stadium, which is cited as the largest permanent esports stadium in Europe. H20 Esports Campus also houses the Omen Gaming Club, the Esports Lounge Café, the recently announced SEG Esports Training Centre, as well…

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