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EA Founder and Game Industry Legend Trip Hawkins Joins DMarket
EA Founder and Game Industry Legend Trip Hawkins Joins DMarket
We are happy and proud to welcome one of the most influential game and tech industry visionaries, Trip Hawkins, as an independent board member to DMarket. Best known as the founder of Electronic Arts, 3DO, and Digital Chocolate, Trip has been leading innovative global companies for over three decades.
DMarket Raises $6.5 Million and Welcomes Trip Hawkins as Board Member
DMarket Raises $6.5 Million and Welcomes Trip Hawkins as Board Member
June 18, 2020, Los Angeles, California — DMarket, an in-game item trading platform and a monetization technology for game developers, content creators, brands, and players (https://dmarket.tech/), today announced that the company has successfully closed $6.5 million in venture funding led by Almaz Capital, with support from Xsolla.
The 10 Highest-Earning Esports Organizations of 2020 (by Total Winnings)
The 10 Highest-Earning Esports Organizations of 2020 (by Total Winnings)
The world of esports is full of powerful emotions and… big money. Many years have passed since competitive gaming was just a hobby for enthusiasts. Now, it’s a fully-fledged business that has definitely proven to be quite profitable - and for some organizations, esports earnings are very impressive.
The Most Anticipated CS:GO Upcoming Tournaments
The Most Anticipated CS:GO Upcoming Tournaments
Every year, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, holds many memorable tournaments. Die-hard CS:GO fans may remember PGL Major Krakow 2017 or ELEAGUE Boston Major 2018. Inspiring tournaments that gave us incredible emotions from the pro teams. In 2020 the COVID-19 situation turned against offline tournaments.
11 Proven Ways to Build A Successful Monetization Strategy
11 Proven Ways to Build A Successful Monetization Strategy
Developing games is quite a complicated process nowadays. At the dawn of the gaming industry, it was instead about having an innovative idea on gameplay together with the technical understanding of how the idea could be implemented using real capabilities of the available hardware.
AMD Sapphire Dota 2 Minor
AMD Sapphire Dota 2 Minor
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams [COVID-19 Update] On 16 March, VALVE announced that they canceled the AMD Sapphire Dota 2 Minor, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). The latest Dota 2 event is coming back to Split, Croatia.
BLAST Premier: Finals Spring
BLAST Premier: Finals Spring
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams BLAST Premier: Spring 2020 Finals is the third tournament that RFRSH will hold in 2020. It will be a culmination of the Spring Season that includes BLAST Premier: Spring 2020 Regular Season, Showdown, and Finals.
ESL One Cologne 2020 - The Cathedral of CS:GO
ESL One Cologne 2020 - The Cathedral of CS:GO
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams If you want to show someone the real power of an esport event, type ESL One Cologne in Google and open images. The person you’re talking to will be in shock.
Microtransactions: In-Game Economy Done Right
Microtransactions: In-Game Economy Done Right
Game development is a super creative process, and it’s nice when companies can totally concentrate on gameplay ideas and amazing plot twists. Still, modern gaming is an industry first of all, and it dictates its terms.
FACEIT FLASHPOINT Season 1
FACEIT FLASHPOINT Season 1
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams FLASHPOINT is a new series of tournaments provided by FACEIT. Previously, FACEIT held the Esports Champions Series, but now FLASHPOINT is coming to change that. Twelve teams will be a part of FLASHPOINT Season 1, and the prize pool amounts to $1,000,000.
One Esports Dota 2 Major Singapore 2020
One Esports Dota 2 Major Singapore 2020
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams ONE Esports Dota 2 Singapore Major is the last Major in the 2019/ 2020 DPC Season. At the end of 2019, PGL and One Esports have announced a new tournament series called ONE Esports.
EPICENTER Major 2020 - Info
EPICENTER Major 2020 - Info
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams [COVID-19 Update] On 16 March, VALVE announced that they canceled the EPICENTER Major 2020, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). EPICENTER 2020 Dota 2 Major is the fourth major tournament in Dota Pro Circuit Season 2019/ 2020, and one of the last chances to earn those cherished points for the trip to the main tournament of the year - TI2020.
StarLadder ImbaTV Season 3
StarLadder ImbaTV Season 3
General Information Prize Pool Teams Format Groups Streams StarLadder ImbaTV Dota 2 Minor Season 3 is the third minor tournament in 2020. Eight teams will come to the capital of Ukraine - Kyiv, to find out which of them is worthy of performing at the ESL One Los Angeles 2020 Major.
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