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Jul
08
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Methodical strategies have been popularised through the centuries. Whether it’s warfare, architectural design or sports, strategy goes hand-in-hand with the innate competitive nature of humans. That’s why strategy has become such an increasingly important factor in video gaming across all genres, helping to create that competitive edge that keeps gamers coming back for more. The advancements of artificial intelligence (AI) in video gaming has meant that video games no longer take a linear approach. There’s more than one way to skin a cat.


The growing need for a problem-solving approach to video games can only be good for us. A survey involving 1,000 video gamers on their attitudes towards gaming found that strategizing and escaping into virtual worlds offers mental benefits. More than half (55%) of gamers...
Jul
02
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Following the successful sale of the first five city-based franchises in the league, Activision Blizzard Esports has today revealed additional partners for the future vision of Call of Duty esports. The addition today of Minnesota and Los Angeles brings the league’s currently announced number of teams to seven; Activision Blizzard has previously unveiled teams representing Atlanta, Dallas, New York, Paris, and Toronto.


The two new teams are:
  • Los Angeles, CA - Immortals Gaming Club (IGC) is the world’s first vertically integrated, truly global esports and gaming company. IGC owns and operates IGC esports, which houses the company’s competitive esports brands Immortals, Los Angeles Valiant (Overwatch League), OpTic Gaming and MIBR; and Gamers Club, the leading matchmaking platform and community hub for gamers in Brazil and Latin America.
  • Minnesota - WISE Ventures, an investment...
Jun
29
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The 7th edition of the Brazil Independent Games festival proudly presents this year's awards winners

The award ceremony of the 7th edition of BIG Festival, Latin America’s largest independent games event, took place on the night of June 28th, at club Homs, in São Paulo Capital city, Brazil. General public, special guests and game developers crowded the audience, anticipating the final results that would announce the winners of the 20 categories in the competition, including Best Game, Best Brazilian Game and People’s Choice. Indie game GRIS, developed by Nomada studio and published by Devolver Digital, took home the most coveted trophies of the night: the Best Game and Best Art of BIG Festival 2019.
Jun
26
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Latin America’s largest professional independent game industry event kicks off 7th edition with five days of creativity and networking

The 2019 Brazil Independent Games (BIG) Festival, Latin America’s largest indie expo for video game professionals, kicks off today with its 7th edition at the Homs Club in Sao Paulo, Brazil. This year, BIG will feature a roster of about 300 international and local esteemed speakers across a week of master classes, keynotes, workshops, game jams, panels and networking opportunities.
Jun
26
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Book of Dead slot game is an amazing game on any online casino website that you visit. Not just that, it has been voted as the best slot game, with starburst by gamblers and new participants simply love the adrenaline rush that it gives to its players. Keep reading this article to find out more about Book of Dead and what is all the excitement really about.


Introduction to Book of Dead Slots

So what is this game about? Players have reported having said that their favourite part of the game is the action of the missions. It starts with a guy travelling to Egypt where he is a thief as he robs graves and collects all payouts.

Free Spin Feature | Book of Dead

The most important and exciting part of the game for most players is the “free spin” feature that we all love! For every online casino website, as soon...
Jun
24
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If you enjoy playing at online casinos, there’s little chance that you haven’t heard the phrases ‘RTP’ and ‘house edge’. It’s essential that, as a player, you are aware of these terms, as they are what earns you money, after all.


To understand what they mean in depth, you can learn more about these terms here. Right now, we’ll take a look at what they mean in their simplest terms and how they impact both you and the casino you’re playing at.

House edge

This is the house’s mathematical advantage over the player in any game that involves chance. It's what enables a casino to make money, even though winning players also take money from the casino. Casinos are within their legal right to set a house edge. It’s also a matter of probabilities and adding the element of unpredictability to each throw of the dice, any given card, and...
Jun
23
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The enormous library of video games does not stop to grow. Nowadays, gamers are lucky to have access to affordable consoles they’ve ever been before. In this article, you will find some consoles, which you will definitely want to pick up. Each of them makes it worth your money. Every gamer has his own preferences, which vary and create high competition between Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft. Read the descriptions and make your decision.


Students are especially motivated to get the best video game console. Playing video games is one of the most favorite activities of our young generation. Such high quality consoles will make your free time really enjoyable. In case, you are quite busy in college or you have to an academic paper, you can check apa papers for sale online. There are many services which you can use to meet the final deadline and still have...
Jun
21
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Bonuses are a great incentive to offer when you want players to bet on your site.

These bonuses can come when you make an initial deposit on the betting site, when you refer s friend to the site, a no deposit bonus when you sign up on the site or in form of cashback. Most eSports bookmakers offer these bonuses to give players an edge over their preferred eSportsbook. Although bonuses are enticing, they come with some hidden features which you have to be aware of so as not to get disillusioned. Some might come with high withdrawal requirement which might seem unrealistic so, make sure you read up on all key requirements relating to any bonus you choose before accepting it or opting for it. This might prove to be quite a challenge as the bonuses on offer are numerous. Just take you time and save your time by reading the attached terms and conditions to each type of bonus.

The number of online bookies...
Jun
20
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Leading eSports expert to share knowledge and experience at BIG’s 7th edition

Brazil Games today announced that Pontus Mahler, famed professional eSports player and expert, will be headlining BIG Festival’s program this year on June 26 from 10am to 11am at the Homs Club in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Jun
19
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The gaming industry is moving at an incredibly fast pace, so it’s only natural to be excited about the new releases!

Even if we’re already at the half of 2019, and we already saw some amazing new games (Mortal Kombat 11 is a fantastic example), this doesn’t mean that the other half of the year won’t be just as interesting.

In fact, the list of releases for late 2019 is quite amazing! Don’t believe us? Then have a look at the top 5 most anticipated titles we listed below.

The Last of US II

Set in a world where the zombie apocalypse is in full motion, The Last of Us II is not just about survival and eradicating the undead.

The game is designed with impressive cinematics, highly realistic images, and impossible situations that force players to use wit, creativity, and original thinking. The Last of Us II is the sequel and fans get to see Ellie (the openly...
Jun
18
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Motion Twin Lead Developer Appointed To Discuss Challenges Faced While Creating 2018 Critically Acclaimed And Best Seling Video Game Dead Cells

Roguelike-metroidvania will be the talk of the town during the 7th edition of BIG Festival this year, when Sebastien Benard, lead designer of critically acclaimed video game Dead Cells, will be sharing his insight and experience on creating 2018 best indie game of the year.
Jun
13
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If you liked the Rainbow Riches game, you are certainly going to enjoy Slingo’s version even better. Slingo Rainbow reaches is designed to pull you inside the world of magic. It comes with plenty of engaging features and a little bit of Slingo magic sprinkled on top - just the right amount to help you get that pot of gold you’ve been looking for.


Over time, the Slingo Rainbow Riches slot game has become one of the most popular slots people love playing online. If you are wondering why this happened, below you will be able to find the answer. Let's see what this Slingo Rainbow Riches slot game has to offer.

A Merry Irish Theme

Slingo Rainbow Riches features a merry Irish theme. There is no other slot game that's going to take you on an adventure to find the pot of gold on the other side of the rainbow as this one...
Jun
11
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Music from FINAL FANTASY Series Available Now on Apple Music, Spotify and More

During the SQUARE ENIX® E3 live event earlier today, SQUARE ENIX announced the arrival of its music catalogue, beginning with music from FINAL FANTASY®, on music streaming services.
Jun
07
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Introduction

More of us than ever before are choosing to gamble online rather than head down to the local bookmakers or even make our way down to the casino, and there is one main reason for this, and that is convenience. Why would you go out of your way, spend money on travel as well as waste your time when you can gamble on the way to work or even from the comfort of your own home on either your desktop or your laptop. There are two areas of interest when you go to gamble online. You can either try your luck through online games, or you can play at the online casino. Today we are going to look at the relationship between the two and just how profitable and popular they've become for these online casino operators.


How popular are they?

To put it in perspective as to just how popular online gambling is between both gaming and casinos, it has recently accounted for 33% of all...
Jun
06
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Tomb Raider Trilogy and FINAL FANTASY XV Coming to Stadia at Launch

Square Enix® is excited to confirm that TOMB RAIDER®, Rise of the Tomb Raider®, Shadow of the Tomb Raider™, and FINAL FANTASY® XV will all be available on Stadia when the new platform launches this November.
Jun
06
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The world of online casinos is ever-changing, and for those just starting out it can be difficult to find the right one to suit.

With many offering a vast range of different games and some even tailoring to a certain audience it is now easier than ever to find the right community for you. Here we are going to look at a beginners guide to an online casino and how this will help you to enjoy your time online and meet new people.

Make A Free Account

When dipping your toes into the world of online gambling for the first time it is important to ensure that you do not dive in head first. You need to test the waters and find the casino that is right for you with a nice community that you could see yourself being a part of! Online gaming and gambling can be a great way to socialize and as a result, this particular point is crucial. By making a free account, you can avoid being...