In the Press
April 6, 2020
MCV:Government and video games industry join forces to stop coronavirus spread
Together with Bidstack, Codemasters utilised their BAFTA nominated title, DiRT Rally 2.0 to geotarget gamers with UK government health message ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’.
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has partnered with some the UK’s leading video game companies to reinforce the government’s ‘Stay At Home, Save Lives’ instruction in some of their most popular titles.
The initiative will use geotargeting technology to put the ‘Stay at Home’ instruction into titles such as Candy Crush Saga, Sniper Elite 4, DiRT Rally 2.0 and Farm Heroes.
Social distancing measures and the ongoing lockdown have given more people time at home to play video games. And with young people spending more time playing video games than the rest of the population, this is an opportunity to encourage younger people to stay at home and prevent them from spreading the virus to others.
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September 23, 2020
Howzat! Bidstack partners with Nautilus Mobile
Bidstack activates native in-game ads in Real Cricket 20 as the IPL returns Bidstack, the leading in-game advertising platform, and Nautilus Mobile, creators of the hugely popular Real Cricket™ series have announced a new and exclusive in-game advertising partnership. Bidstack will deliver contextually relevant, realistic and unintrusive ads designed to fit seamlessly into...
June 30, 2020
The Bidstack Bulletin: 30th June 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...
In the Press
April 23, 2020
Mobile Marketing: IPA Q1 2020 Bellwether Report – Industry Reaction
James Draper, CEO of Bidstack, shared his thoughts with Mobile Marketing on the latest IPA Q1 2020 Bellweather Report. “The report provides an unsurprising outlook for the media industry, as marketing budgets shrink and brands shy away from the limelight. However, we can be optimistic for the economic recovery predicted for 2021 and, in the...