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EU League of Legends fans want more local and smaller esports events to attend as there are ‘too many’ in the US, finds Nottingham Business School survey

Gamers are looking for more chances to connect in-person with each other and their favourite players and developers, according to a new study which questioned players on their event experiences. Specifically, League of Legends (LoL) fans in Europe want more smaller, local esports events to attend, as they felt ‘too many’ of these type of events were currently held in the US. Professor Babak Taheri from the Marketing and Consumer Studies Research Centre at Nottingham Business School (NBS)/Nottingham Trent University surveyed 549 League of Legends spectators on Reddit (764 started the survey but 549 completed it) toward the end of the 2020 Summer…

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Acer releases Predator IEM PCs and monitor, launches £5,000 dream PC giveaway with Microsoft Xbox Games Pass

Promoted article (contains partner links) Acer, the official global PC partner of the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM), has announced the availability of its latest series of IEM certified PCs and monitors. It has also announced a dream PC giveaway in conjunction with Microsoft Xbox Games Pass. All Acer Predator gaming desktops and laptops now include one month of Xbox Games Pass for PC so gamers can fire up and start playing their favourite games straight away including Halo Infinite, Microsoft Flight Simulator, Minecraft, Rainbow Six Extraction and more. Continue reading Acer releases Predator IEM PCs and monitor, launches £5,000 dream…

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Ubisoft announces its first Black Game Pros Mixer for the UK games industry

Ubisoft has today announced the first UK Black Game Pros Mixer to be held on Friday December 11th from 3pm to 6pm GMT. The online event, which is being held in Europe for the first time, will be hosted by co-founders Kurston Timothy, Development Tester at Ubisoft Toronto and Leon Winkler, Ubisoft Director of International Events. It will feature panels, keynotes and interviews with some of the UK games industry’s most successful black professionals.  Tickets for the free event will be available from this link. Participants will include the likes of Mr Midas, an award-winning presenter and content producer here in…