December 10, 2019
< 1 min read
The Gaming Economy: Embracing the Female Gaming Revolution
Vanessa Goff-Yu, Bidstack’s Marketing Director shares her positive thoughts and view on the rise of strong female game characters and female gamer demographics across the industry.
The news that Natalie Portman will take on the lead role in the fourth Thor film in 2021 wasn’t just the start of Marvel’s next phase; it was part of a wider radical shift in female representation across the entertainment industry.
Strong women are taking over from the stereotypical and often over-sexualised characters of the past: replacing lycra with armour — see Gal Gadot’s reimagined Wonder Woman — and the much discussed Ghostbusters reboot.
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March 8, 2019
4 min read
Women and Gaming – 5 Key Stats
In the minds of many, the world of gaming and esports is still very much a man’s world. But whilst we may have become familiar with well-trodden tropes about gaming being the preserve of young men and “geeks”, they don’t accurately reflect the gaming space in 2019. The demographic of gamers has changed dramatically in...
In the Press
December 18, 2019
The Gaming Economy: Predictions 2020: In-Game Advertising
As the decade draws to a close, ExchangeWire and TheGamingEconomy invited thought leaders from across the industry to share their predictions and insight into what 2020 will hold for the ad tech and martech industries. Under the spotlight today is in-game advertising, where marketers are increasingly realising the value in the medium as a result...
Talks & Events
June 5, 2019
IAB Engage 2019 x Bidstack
Our Head of Insights, Lewis Hadley and VP Sales, Lewis Sherlock were at the event waving the Bidstack flag and soaking up all things new happening in advertising, adtech and data.