Career & Industry

Join the*gameHERs Professional Bootcamp on April 29

the*gameHERs are coming to GUILD for a three-day virtual bootcamp beginning on Friday, April 29! The free virtual event, presented by Belong Gaming Arenas, will bring industry leaders together to share advice and insight. The professional bootcamp will feature panel discussions, interactive workshops, and keynotes with gaming industry experts. All…

Vindex Welcomes Former Buzzfeed, Bustle Exec to Team

Vindex today announced Francis Thai as its Vice President of Digital Marketing. In the role, Thai will construct digital marketing initiatives and strategies to deepen Vindex’s offerings across Esports Engine, Belong Gaming Arenas, and the Vindex Intelligence Platform. “Francis has a wealth of experience across digital media, technology, and gaming,…

Vindex and IAB Partner to Unlock Media Value in Esports

Vindex today announced a partnership with the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) to unlock the full extent of media and sponsorship opportunities in gaming, esports, and live streaming. The Vindex Intelligence Platform launches today and will leverage the company’s data collection across the gaming content ecosystem. The intention is to equip…

100 Thieves Still a Revolutionary Player in Gaming Fashion

100 Thieves has been at the forefront of gaming fashion since its first collection drop and that hasn’t changed. However, the brand that was labeled the “Supreme of Gaming” has evolved since its first collection, and other organizations have used 100 Thieves’ success as a foundation for their own apparel….

Upcomer Lays Off Writing Staff

Upcomer, a gaming and esports publication owned by Enthusiast Gaming (EG), suddenly laid off several members of its editorial staff.  The company’s Editor in Chief Sean Morrison revealed the situation on social media. Morrison claims the abrupt shift is part of a “company-wide pivot to video,” however, it has been…

Former FaZe Clan VP Launches Fourth Frame Studios

Former FaZe Clan Vice President of Content Oluwafemi “Femi” Okusanya has taken the helm of Fourth Frame Studios, a first-of-its-kind content production and creative execution studio at the intersection of gaming and culture. With GameSquare Esports behind the studio, it will develop creative content solutions for brands to reach the…

Wii Sports’ Five Games Ranked On The Workout They Give You

Remember when everyone was playing Wii Sports? It wasn’t just gaming’s usual audience: parents, grandparents, and all sorts of people who had never been interested in games were able to get into swinging the Wii Remote like a golf club or tennis racket. The Wii was designed to be family-friendly and to…

Reviewing My Warrior Gaming Skins, Two Years Later

Like many gamers, I’ve had a lot of thumb and wrist pain over the course of my life. When I played console games for hours at a time as a kid, particularly control stick-intensive ones like Smash Bros. and Mario Kart, my fingers would often be sore afterwards. The cycle…