3D Hosting Service Sketchfab Joins Epic Games

3D hosting service Sketchfab is now part of Epic Games. The acquisition gives Epic Games, makers of the Unreal Engine, a popular 3D asset hosting service and a major piece of the puzzle for an “interconnected Metaverse”, as the companies put it in a joint announcement. “We built Sketchfab with a mission to empower a […]

Former Ubisoft Brand Manager Joins Immortals Gaming Club – The Esports Observer

Esports company Immortals Gaming Club has hired Brad Peters as its new director of brand. Peters previously served as brand manager for game publisher Ubisoft, creators of Rainbow Six Siege. He will report to IGC VP of marketing Max Bass and focus on leading the brand direction of Immortals – the name under which IGC […]

Argentinian Soccer Club Boca Juniors Enters Esports

The Club Atlético Boca Juniors, one of the most popular sports clubs in Argentina with an international brand known all over the world, announced Friday that it is entering esports in 2021. The first rosters confirmed by the organization are for League of Legends (LoL) and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO).  Boca Juniors said on its […]

Treyarch likely to nerf Flak Jacket in future Black Ops Cold War patch

Since the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, there has been a steady stream of updates. The developers at Treyarch have been generally reliable when it comes to fixing known issues, bugs, etc. While the community is still waiting on a few changes to come through, the state of multiplayer is great […]

J Balvin to Headline Fortnite’s Afterlife Party Event

Colombian reggaeton artist J Balvin will be the next to perform in-game in a Fortnite event, Epic Games announced today. The four-time Latin Grammy winner will take the stage on Halloween night, headlining the Fortnitemares Afterlife Party event on the Party Royale island. J Balvin will perform his “biggest hits,” and debut a brand-new song […]

OTW-Karte von James Rodriguez – Mit diesem Goldteam gelingt die SBC

James Rodriguez ist als Ones-to-Watch für Ultimate Team in FIFA 21 erhältlich. Per Squad Building Challenge kann die Spezialkarte freigespielt werden. Der offensive Mittelfeldspieler James Rodriguez bekommt eine Ones-To-Watch-Karte (OTW). Diese Spezialkarte des Kolumbianers, der im September von Real Madrid zum FC Everton wechselte, ist ab dem 16. Oktober um 19 Uhr mit einer Squad […]

Silicon Valley Investor Asha Jadeja Pledges $1 Million Seed Fund for Non-profit Start-up Accelerator

– Influential Venture Capitalist Teams with Indian Institute of Technology Alumni to Fuel Start-up Accelerator – SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–September 9, 2020– Asha Jadeja, the influential Silicon Valley-based venture capitalist, is pledging $1M US in seed funding for start-ups in the Indian Institute of Technology Start-ups accelerator program. Previously, Jadeja has invested in over 100 start-ups […]