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Jul
14
The Rise of Riot Games: How They Built a Thriving Esports Ecosystem

The Rise of Riot Games: How They Built a Thriving Esports Ecosystem

We discuss how Riot Games turned League of Legends into a global success, using a clever game design, business model, and strategies.
5 min read
Jul
07
Guest Episode | STEFAN 'Pengy' MOTT: Tournament Marathon Tips and Tricks: How to Stay Mentally Sharp

Guest Episode | STEFAN 'Pengy' MOTT: Tournament Marathon Tips and Tricks: How to Stay Mentally Sharp

Stefan shares some of his tips and tricks that serve him well as a professional player to stay mentally sharp throughout long and draining tournament days.
4 min read
Jun
30
Unlocking the Gamer's Mind: How Cognitive Skills Drive Your Gaming Success

Unlocking the Gamer's Mind: How Cognitive Skills Drive Your Gaming Success

How are cognitive characteristics related to in-game performance, and how can you use this knowledge to get better in-game?
5 min read
Jun
23
How Video Games exploit our Temperaments and Character

How Video Games exploit our Temperaments and Character

We discuss how a person's temperament and character form the basis for video game design; how game developer keep us hooked.
5 min read
Jun
16
How Game Developers keep us hooked

How Game Developers keep us hooked

We discuss how video game developer increase our game loyalty by using human biology and psychology e.g. flow state, and gender.
5 min read
Jun
09
Do you have an Internet Gaming Disorder?

Do you have an Internet Gaming Disorder?

We discuss Internet Gaming Disorder (IGD) in gaming and esports; what it is, how it manifests, and provide a test for you.
4 min read
Jun
02
Guest Episode | Paulo 'CatZ' Vizcarra: Playing to your Strengths and Choosing your Fight

Guest Episode | Paulo 'CatZ' Vizcarra: Playing to your Strengths and Choosing your Fight

CatZ talks about his career path in esports, how to become better by playing to your strengths and choosing your fight.
9 min read
May
26
Coaching in Esports

Coaching in Esports

We discuss current practices and challenges in coaching esports video game players from the perspective of team coaches.
5 min read
May
19
How professional Players cope with Stress

How professional Players cope with Stress

Player apply various strategies to cope with the pressure and stress. We take a look at those strategies video game warriors use.
4 min read
May
12
How much Energy do you spend while Playing?

How much Energy do you spend while Playing?

We discuss how much energy you spend when playing video games. We compare the results to chess players and physical exercise.
4 min read

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