Wednesday, November 10, 2021

- PST
Why the Games Industry Needs Esports to Succeed
Mike Sepso
Mike Sepso
Vindex, CEO & Co-Founder
Dean Takahashi
Dean Takahashi
GamesBeat, Lead Writer

The global games industry is at an inflection point. The industry-wide shift to a “games as a service” model will see esports play an increasingly essential role for publishers as a tool to deepen player engagement and drive in-game microtransactions.  In this session, Mike Sepso, CEO and Co-Founder of Vindex, will discuss how publishers can activate esports and premium live content across physical and digital channels to build communities and content to sustain the engagement needed to succeed in the modern games industry.