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The gaming industry is in a rapid growth. In my podcast I talk to people about their experiences. How is it to run a game studio, what kind of trends are they seeing, how do you recruit good people, what is blockchain, what does the metaverse mean and do? Also the latest video gaming news and other interesting topics. If you’re into gaming news that concerns the video gaming industry and more over into sources where you can find the latest news around game reviews, launch dates of game releases, game industry hot topics and more, you’re in the best of luck. On this site Reinout is trying to keep you up to date with the latest video gaming news.
Whether you’re a hardcore PC gamer, a console players on the PS5 or Xbox, a mobile games player, or someone who works in the video gaming industry, or a casual gamer who enjoys the hobby, there’s something for all of you!
Next to our news, I also host a video game podcast, where we report about the video gaming industry, interviews with people that work in gaming. Also we cover the latest on mobile, console and PC games.
Roblox, a user-generated gaming platform, has acquired a real-time animation startup studio, Loom.ai for an amount that is still undisclosed. Loom.ai is a startup based in San Francisco founded by a team of talented individuals hailing from Dream Works and Lucas Film. Loom.ai specialized in real-time facial animation technology and 3D avatars.
All in all the US consumers spent $7 billion on gaming products in November alone, a new record for November, NPD affirms. NPD’s latest report suggests that there was an increase of 35% on gaming hardware, accessories, and content when compared to the previous year’s November. One of the obvious reasons was the launch of both next-gen consoles; PS5 and Xbox Series S/X.
DFC Intelligence has shared an eye-popping report that there are more than 3 billion people worldwide that play video games.
That, my fellow gamers, is some serious numbers because Earth has a total population of 8 billion; this means that 40% of the world population is video game consumer of some sort. Another interesting insight this report gives is that the fastest-growing category of video game consumers is on mobile phones.
The report also sheds light on the dedicated gamers; of 3.1 billion people there are approximately 8% who are dedicated console players and this category has the record of highest per-user spending.
You say, Huya and DouYu? What about it, is it in China? So Huya recently introduced its Yowa cloud gaming service, following rival DouYu’s launch of its own cloud games platform in March. But here comes a very funny fact; both companies are controlled by Tencent Holdings, which runs the world’s largest video games business by revenue.