Tag Archives: metaverse

Kakao Games Achieves 15 Million USD investment in playable Worlds

Korean game publisher Kakao Games has received 15 million USD investment from Kakao Games Europe B.V. in American independent game developer, Playable Worlds, which focuses on Cloud-Native Games and a Metaverse platform. Kakao Games led the Series B round, which totaled over 25 million USD including participation from other investors. …

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PCR’s April Life in the Channel with Zoom’s Dion Smith

Zoom Video Communications, Inc.’s Head of EMEA Channel, Dion Smith outlines the company’s business plans within the channel, why channel companies should consider adding Zoom to their portfolios and where it sees the future of video conferencing headed. At the end of January this year Zoom Video Communications, Inc. announced …

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PCR March Big Interview with DNA Studios’ Simon Buckingham

Simon Buckingham, DNA Studios’ newly appointed, Head of Marketing speaks with Michelle Winny, Editor of PCR about his new role at the company and what’s currently going down in the realms of gaming and blockchain. Hi Simon congratulations on your new role at DNA Studios. Please could you tell us …

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PCR MARCH ISSUE ESPORTS & GAMING SPECIAL OUT NOW!!

PCR’s March issue is out now with a special focus on Esports and Gaming. Issue highlights include our Big Interview with DNA Studios’ newly appointed, Head of Marketing Simon Buckingham who says, “We are on the brink of gaming greatness but some argue a social dilemma on the other hand …

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New research reveals the public’s concerns on the Metaverse and NFTs

It’s been hard to escape the acronym NFT over the past year. Non-fungible tokens have become a part of mainstream culture with celebrities from Paris Hilton to Lionel Messi even joining the conversation; but what sentiment does the public really have towards NFTs and the Metaverse? Using data¹ from Google …

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MetaMisfits organises AxieUtsav, India’s first block chain based play to earn event

MetaMisfits is one of the First Indian play-to-earn guilds that deals with renting and lending of virtual assets to masses for yield farming in the metaverse. The company successfully organised AxieUtsav, the first Indian official blockchain-based play-to-earn eSports tournament in Kolkata on 25th December. The event was sponsored by Polygon …

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The education metaverse to play crucial role in Rishi Sunak’s £15BN UK science superpower! 

  A British tech and science training firm that recently announced plans to innovate the education metaverse with its own virtual science and tech campus is to help spearhead the UK Government’s response to building a £15 billion UK Science Superpower, as outlined by the Chancellor Rishi Sunak in the …

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The metaverse poses ‘terrifying dangers’, academic warns: Do you agree? Roundtable Q&A

In the Dec-Jan issue of PCR we are hoping to run a Metaverse roundtable Q&A  so if you have industry comment to offer then please send responses to the below questions: Please could you briefly explain what the metaverse is? How does this have the potential to create a different …

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From Fortnite to the Future of Work: The next generation of innovators, moonshots and the metaverse

Val Vacante, Director of Strategy, LiveArea/Founder, Collabsco discusses the launch of HeadOffice.Space, a metaverse for businesses to remotely connect and collaborate. Fortnite, the cultural phenomena that started out of a game jam back in 2011, with a successful launch in 2017, has evolved into one of the most popular games …

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PCR OCTOBER ISSUE OUT NOW: GAMING SPECIAL!!

The October issue of PCR is out now featuring our gaming special focus, PCR Awards 2021 winners list and exclusive interview with Company of the Year award winner – HANNspree UK Ltd. The future world of gaming continues to evolve as next generational tech such as the metaverse and blockchain …

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