September 8, 2020
The Bidstack Bulletin: 8th September 2020
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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Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit is a Switch racer that uses RC cars
Nintendo has teamed up with New York based studio Velan Studios to bring the next Mario Kart racing game-Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. Players will use their Switch to drive remote cars on a virtual map that will appear on their Switch screen, giving gamers the augmented reality experience of the beloved franchise.
The ‘Avengers’ game is unexpectedly, unequivocally good so far
Reviews of the latest Crystal Dynamic’s Marvel Avengers game are in and game critics are loving the title! Read what Forbes’ Paul Tassi has to say about the game so far here.
Rocket League drops PS Plus and Switch Online services for online play
Following Psyonix’s July announcement of transitioning Rocket League to a free-to-play title, the studio has also confirmed that subscription services to Playstation Plus and Nintendo Switch Online will no longer be required for online play.
Ad fraud platform Pubguard appoints Andy Curran and Alan Ngai as its new CEO and COO
Andy Curran and Alan Ngai have been appointed as the new CEO and COO of Pubguard, the malvertising ad platform. Founder and former CEO of Pubguard, Justin Wenzcka, will step into an advisory role.
Dirt 5 delayed until November to launch around next-gen consoles
Codemasters have announced that the release of their upcoming title, DiRT 5 will be released on 6th November. The delay of the release will allow the publishers to accommodate all of the console platforms the game will be available on.
PS5 release may be staggered globally and start with North America
Sony might be staggering the release for their next generation console, PS5. With rumours saying that the PS5 will be released in North America first before other regions.
September 15, 2020
The Bidstack Bulletin: 15th September 2020
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. Want to keep up to date with Bidstack Bulletin? Click here to...
In the Press
February 12, 2020
MCV: Andrew House joins advisory board of in-game advertising firm Bidstack
MCV covered Bidstack’s news of their latest addition to the advisory board, driving force behind Playstation 4, Andrew House. Former PlayStation chief Andrew House has joined in-game advertising platform Bidstack’s advisory board. House – who started his career with Sony in its Tokyo PR team in 1990 before going on to serve as CMO, co-CEO...
In the Press
February 13, 2020
City AM: Who’s switching jobs at Saatchi & Saatchi, Bidstack and Vortexa?
City AM covered Bidstack announcement of former Playstation chief, Andrew House, joining Bidstack’s Advisory Board. Bidstack In-game advertising group Bidstack has announced the appointment of Andrew House to its advisory committee. Andrew has extensive experience in the field and began working with Sony when he joined its international PR team in Tokyo in 1990. Five...