Blake Robbins – Investing in Gaming – [Invest Like the Best, EP.180]

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My visitor today is Blake Robbins, a partner at Ludlow Ventures. We discuss all things video games, consisting of the major business in the industry, how games monetize, how in-game economies work, how e-sports has actually developed and far more. This is a fast growing segment of customer attention and interest, I think we are in the extremely early days of video gaming going mainstream.

Program Notes

( 1:35)– (First concern)– Overview of the video gaming industry and how folks might get included as a financier

( 3:46)– Some of the biggest gamers in the space

( 5:30)– The monetization approaches of these gams

( 9:22)– How do these video games react to real currencies

( 14:49)– The landscape of e-sports/e-gaming as a whole

( 19:57)– His involvement with 100 Thieves

( 25:52)– The media landscape and the role of influencers

When he invests and what the opportunities are out there,( 29:05)–

( 33:07)– The engines behind a great deal of this; Unity and Unreal

( 34:58)– Other investors that get this trend

( 37:43)– Other intriguing locations of investment for him, consisting of the creator economy

( 41:25)– Opportunities to build out and purchase the infrastructure of the developer economy

( 45:37)– Infrastructure chances that require to be developed

( 48:08)– Advice for younger professionals

( 49:04)– Investment allowance he is most proud of

( 50:08)– Unique skill he couldnt teach or train in others

( 52:27)– Something in video gaming he doesnt comprehend or desires to find out more about

( 54:08)– Kindest thing anybody has provided for Blake

Thank you, and now please enjoy my discussion with Blake Robbins.

My guest today is Blake Robbins, a partner at Ludlow Ventures. We talk about all things video games, including the major business in the industry, how games generate income from, how in-game economies work, how e-sports has evolved and much more. This is a fast growing section of consumer attention and interest, I believe we are in the really early days of video gaming going mainstream.