Community Management – Replay Cut the Crap the Truth about Esports (25:17)

While you can’t have an esport with a great game, you also don’t have an esports business without a thriving, engaged community. Marcus “Esports” Howard talks about building communities, and Alex Teran from Riverside Game Lab tells us how he successfully runs up to 5 events a week drawing hundreds of dedicated players who spend…

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Virtuix Omni Arena – Replay Cut the Crap the Truth about Exports (22:06)

Learn how a national tournament with cash prizes is driving repeat play and destination traffic.  Bob interviews Jan Goetgeluk, founder of Virtuix, who has been running a national esports tournament at FECs for more than two years, and Todd Maunsell, VP of Operations at Cinergy, who recently held their first “local” esports competition, seeing a…

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VR and Esports – Cut the Crap the Truth about Esports (19:57)

Where does virtual reality fit in the esports landscape and how might VR play a role in the future? Learn the lessons that emerged from the early foray into this emerging market as Bob talks with Ryan Burningham, founder of the Virtual Athletic League, and Sonya Haskins, an influential journalist covering the intersection of virtual…

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Ep 10: Bob Cooney’s Virtual Reality Deep Dive – Jan Goetgeluk

This week Bob hosts Jan Goetgeluk, founder and CEO of Virtuix Omni, maker of the Omni VR treadmill and new Omniverse VR ARENA esports attraction. The first VR ARENA just launched and earned more than $10,000 in the first 10 days. Jan has more experience than anyone running VR esports tournaments and he’s going to…

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Ep 9: Bob Cooney’s Virtual Reality Deep Dive – Amusement Expo Preview

In this deep dive webinar, Bob actually skimmed the surface of what’s coming up at the VR Summit at Amusement Expo International in Las Vegas, March 26-28 2019. Joining Bob live was Jan Goetgeluk from Virtuix, talking about the initial week’s results from their first installation of the new VR Arena, Phil Martin from Zero…

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