Apple And The Video Games Industry
Apple, a player to reckon in the Video Games Industry, or not? Despite not being a video game publisher, Apple is one of the most significant actors in the gaming industry. Apple has made a tremendous amount of revenue due to video games. In 2019, it made more profits than Microsoft, Nintendo, and Activision Blizzard…
Facebook Acquires Downpour
Facebook further Strengthens Oculus Studios via Acquisition of Downpour Interactive. There are limited tech companies that are investing in Virtual Reality gaming and Facebook is one of them. Facebook has recently acquired Downpour Interactive and added it to Oculus Studios. Downpour is known for its VR first-person tactical shooter game which is in Early Access…
Roblox acquired real-time animation startup Loom
Roblox, a user-generated gaming platform, has acquired a real-time animation startup studio, Loom.ai for an amount that is still undisclosed. Loom.ai is a startup based in San Francisco founded by a team of talented individuals hailing from Dream Works and Lucas Film. Loom.ai specialized in real-time facial animation technology and 3D avatars.