Monthly Archives: February 2018

Fortnite Is the Unstoppable Free Game You Should Be Playing Right Now

  This might blow your mind, but one of the most popular games in the world right now is a free one. Fortnite is a free-to-play game with a history that’s very funny and kind of dirty, a game that’s found tremendous success by pivoting from its original goals to capitalize on one of the hottest trends in video games. The gambit was so nakedly a rip off, but it worked! And… Read Article →

Casino Trends from Around the World

10:30 Welcome from the Chair Stowe Shoemaker, Dean of School of Hospitalty and Gaming, UNLV 10:45 – 11:30 Gaming vs. non-gaming trends: making profit on non-gaming amenities In some casinos in particular in the USA gaming is no longer primary revenue source and there is clear value in other amenities as a traffic and revenue driver. While European models still remains very gaming focused, lessons could be learnt from markets in… Read Article →

Trends that will drive Indian gaming industry in 2018

India seems to be lagging behind when it comes to video games. In 2016, global gaming industry clocked up to $100 billion in revenues, with India’s estimated share of $543 million. When compared to other countries, India appears to have a modest impact on the overall industry growth. However, it is improving at an incredible speed. The local video game market has become an important contributor to India’s GDP and… Read Article →