Each week the Bidstack team curate the most interesting stories from the world of gaming, advertising and esports to help you keep ahead of the pack when it comes to in-game advertising.
Discover the most interesting news and views from the past week below.
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On the back of GamesIndustry.biz’s State Of Games event last week representatives from various market research firms shared their views on the shift to digital, esports, and the impact of an economic downturn on the next generation.
Bidstack partner, Sports Interactive, announced last week that Football Manager 2021 is still set to release this year, but will do so later than planned. They also revealed that their games will be available on more platforms and on more formats than ever before.
Google Stadia's latest feature will make it easier to play video games while you're not at home. An experimental feature announced Tuesday will let users enable gameplay over 4G or 5G signals whilst until now Stadia has required Wi-Fi.
Game publishers are digging through their vaults to remake or remaster popular titles in a bid to kindle players’ nostalgia. This piece takes a look at some of the games that have been given a revamp to be enjoyed by fans of the original and a new generation of gamers that missed out first time around.
Online video gaming views have climbed during the COVID-19 pandemic since March in the same period sports online views have slowed, according to research from Comscore. In May, gaming views rose to 11 billion from 9.5 billion in early March when the pandemic took hold in the U.S whilst Sports views fell to 7.2 billion from 9 billion over that same time period.
The digital advertising industry’s two leading anti-fraud and brand safety organisations, the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG) and Joint Industry Committee for Web Standards (JICWEBS), last week announced an agreement to merge creating a new joint standard for the advertising industry.