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  • #G4C2019: Video Games Can Change the World

    ESA Research /

    This past June, the Entertainment Software Association sponsored and participated in the sixteenth annual Games for Change Festival in New York City. The gathering featured developers, creators, researchers, technologists, educators, policy makers, non-profits, and more. Together, participants and speakers explored how to leverage video games for social good.While at…

  • Listen: ESA President & CEO Stanley Pierre-Louis Talks Games on NPR’s 1A Podcast

    Podcasts /

    On Tuesday, July 16, ESA President & CEO Stanley Pierre-Louis spoke on NPR's 1A podcast about video game upgrades, add-ons, and in-game purchases.

  • #NationalVideoGameDay: Meet The Creators Of Some Of Your Favorite Video Games

    Perspectives /

    At its core, the video game industry is centered around vibrantly creative people, who often can be overshadowed by their creations. Learn more about the creative minds behind Total War, Final Fantasy XIV, Kingdom Hearts, Call of Duty, Guitar Hero, and more.

  • Video Games & Tech: Moving Beyond Their Entertainment Roots

    Perspectives /

    Video games moved beyond their roots as pure entertainment vehicles long ago. Today, several other industries have adopted core video game technology and adapted it to their own needs. In many cases, that's a game-like training device. In others, it's using the graphical advances game developers have pioneered in…

  • E3 2019 Highlights – Go Behind the Scenes at the World’s Premier Computer and Video Game Conference

    Perspectives /

    Approximately 66,100 people attended the 2019 E3 Expo, which offered exclusive sneak peeks at upcoming game titles, celebrity appearances, and "breathtaking" moments.

  • Video Games in Your Community: Spotlight on Georgia

    Lucas Bailey is the assistant director of one of the nation's top ranked esports programs. And he's on the ground floor of one of the fastest growing collegiate activities in the country.A lifelong gamer with a background in game development and entrepreneurship, he was brought on as a consultant…

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