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Famed Gambler Lyle Berman Is Betting Big On Esports

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“Lyle Berman, a legendary Minnesota businessman and a member of the American Gaming Association’s Gaming Hall of Fame, is getting into the emerging esports gaming industry and is reuniting with one of his previous gaming businesses in his latest venture.

Berman, 77, a co-founder of Grand Casinos Inc., is using a special-purpose acquisition company based in Minnesota, Black Ridge Acquisition Corp., to buy two companies and form Allied Esports Entertainment.”

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T-Wolves Gaming Unveils New 3k Sq. Ft. ‘Practice Center’

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Via News Release

“On Tuesday, the Timberwolves unveiled practice facility plans for T-Wolves gaming, which will compete in its inaugural season in the NBA 2K gaming league in April. The T-Wolves gaming logo — designed by Rodney Richardson, who also designed the Timberwolves, Lynx and Iowa Wolves logos — also was revealed. The cost of the new facility wasn’t publicly disclosed, but the roughly 3,000-square feet facility will be “far superior to anything else that exists in the NBA 2K league,” Timberwolves and Lynx Chief Strategy Officer Ted Johnson said.”

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Minnesota Timberwolves Break Into Esports With T-Wolves Gaming

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Minneapolis-St. Paul – In the first-ever NBA 2K League Expansion Draft, T-Wolves Gaming, the Minnesota Timberwolves organization’s NBA 2K League affiliate, last night selected Timothy “oLARRY” Anselimo with the 3rd overall selection and Mihad “I F E A S T” Feratovic with the 6th overall pick. Today, T-Wolves Gaming traded the rights to oLARRY to the Cavs Legion GC in exchange for Brandon “Hood” Caicedo.”

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Ask An Indie: Remy Ripple

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Welcome to Ask An Indie where we interview local independent game developers to learn how they make, do and create.

The Indie: Remy Ripple, Designer/Artist/Animator/Writer

What inspired you to start making games?

I’ve always really liked video games but in high school I was determined to go into comic art during college. I read a lot of comics at the time, especially webcomics. One particular webcomic was someone’s adaption of a game called Yume Nikki. I read it through and was really into the imagery and concepts that were in it so I had to try out the game!

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Evolve And Player.Me Merge Gaming Tech Together

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“Improving Player.me and making it the best place for gamers has always been our main goal since day 1. Over the course of time, we’ve added a lot to the platform based on your feedback and what we feel is beneficial to everyone. Today is a big day as Evolve is now part of Player.me. Our very own Sean Fee and Evolve founder Adam Sellke discuss the details in the video below.”

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Ask An Indie: Sara Ferret

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Welcome to Ask An Indie where we interview local independent game developers to learn how they make, do and create.

The Indie: Sara Ferret, Freelance Musician & VR Developer

What inspired you to start making games?

I’ve always spent most of my time writing and playing music, and eventually thought about the ideal format for my stories. l love books and shows, but 3D games with agency like Myst and Unreal feel like actual memories – “I was THERE when I was a kid!”

The way that impacted me, I knew it had to be digital games… but sitting in front of a screen also didn’t seem right.

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