Growth product – Alex Schultz Facebook

Here is an interesting lecture from Alex Schultz VP of growth at Facebook. If It really worth the watch. I do really like the statement where Alex mention that the #1 problem that he seen on facebook product is that they don’t they have a product market fit when they think they do!

Enjoy the watch!

Email marketing basics for video games – ebook

Email marketing basics for video games

I just found that interesting ebook about what to do for creating and efficient email marketing campaign for your video games. The book has been written by Chris Zukowski that is the owner of a blog how to market a game where you can find a free copy of his book. I invite you to navigate through his web site where you can find interesting stuff about how to market a game.

Coronavirus boost +39% mobile game download

It is a hard time for many people and many company but mobile game seems to profit of the current world situation. As report by the reuters, the mobile game download worldwide climb about 39% in February. The app store noted a 62% rise in game download in China alone during the this month.

Follow this link for more detailed.

Even if it’s a great news for mobile video game industries, all our wishes are to all the victims of the coronavirus and hope that a vaccin to prevent more death will be find ASAP.

Covid-19 – simple way to explain the math behind the virus spread

Little less about game design but more about math and data analytics, that is interrelated from my point of view. The Washington post explain the curve behind the Covid-10 spread.

This is not a prophecy, this is mathematic and real data!

E3 2020 cancelled – cause coronavirus

Well it’s official and everywhere on the web. The E3 2020 is officialy cancel. This is the first time that this situation happen since the inauguration in 1995.

Is the real cause rely on the potential breakout of the covid-19? That we will only know next year but we have to remind that Sony already announced that they weren’t present E3.

Is that the end of E3? I personnaly don’t think so because over the big show going on, there’s all the business meeting that will still needs to remains.

Will see if the 2021 edition will remains

Tableau report regarding data-trends

Tableau share a report regarding data-trends. It’s not only abont gaming industries but more about the adoption of data in today’s business. As you know, gaming industry use data since a while and compare to other companies, we are ahead on many field.

Preview(opens in a new tab)

The section about AI where is move from abstract to actionnable is really interesting. The section about how executives share responsability for the future of data & analytics is also worth to read.

So far, this is a clear indication that it’s only the beginning of Data being apply to moslty everything.

Follow the link for more detailed.

Assassin’s creed dev becomes block producer for EOS gaming bockchain

Ok, I know and lots of people that follow my blog told me that I don’t post enough and this post is again about blockchain but this may it BIG!

According to coin telegraph, Ubisoft the leader behind assassins creed’s will partner with a sidechain of EOS blockchain decentralized network.

Unfortunately, we can not prove that the news is true because the press release can’t be foundf on the Ubisoft official website at the moment of writing those lines.

ENJIN blockchain is coming to Minecraft

If we look at this video below, it seems that ENJIN will deliver a plugin that will be used in Minecraft.

Here is the link to they twitter account announcement about that news:

I do think it’s a big announcement and this is only one of the first steps on how blockchain technology will influence video game in the upcoming years.

‘Thought Leader’

‘Thought Leader’ gives talk that will inspire your thoughts 

Just ran up to that small video presentation that it at the same time funny but also very interesting. If you want to improve your presentation skills and see how you can developped as a presenter, this one for you.

And here’s the link to the slide in case you wanted to go deeper: