Catch up with the weekly news in the world of TV, films, video games and all things nerdy, whilst listening to some banging tunes to fill up you’re nostalgia meter. This week we talk about Telltale’s Walking Dead will Finish!, Xbox Streaming Service, + more
Kristian Segerstrale is the CEO of Super Evil Megacorp, the company behind Vainglory, the most popular esport on mobile. Vainglory is a mobile MOBA in the style of League of Legends or DOTA but using touch tap controls instead of the traditional mouse and keyboard. We talked about the advancements in mobile phone technology that have made games like Vainglory possible and the unique challenges in creating esports for the mobile platform.
Our first guest is Ann Hand the CEO of Super League Gaming. SLG just added four new franchises to now have teams in 16 American cities. We talked about branding for esports organizations, community-driven events and female-only spaces in esports. The Washington Conspirators is my new favorite name/logo combination in esports. The Conspirators logo isn’t even up on the website yet but you can see that logo and the rest of the four new ones at the bottom of this post.