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10 games turning 20 in 2018!

Do you feel like video games have been part of our culture since recent times? Indeed, it is the case. Still, despite being a rather young industry, some games will already be celebrating their 20th birthday this year and it does not make us feel young yet. 1998 was a major milestone for the gaming … Continued

Top 5 Battle Royale Games – The New Gaming Fever

Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds, Fortnite, H1Z1, Arma 3 and Rules of survival are great examples of the success of battle royale games. It is a genre of video game based on last man standing gameplay: eliminate other players until you are the last player in the game. The formula is the sum of the survival, exploration, and … Continued

Cuphead: a tribute to the golden age of animation – Game Review #4

Ahhh, how good does it feel to get your hands back on a good old run and gun game? Cuphead could be crowned as a masterpiece of the genre, first for its amazing retro designs, heavily inspired by 1930s cartoons and its no-articulation characters, and also its incredible gameplay, where even the most experienced gamer … Continued

Coming next: Game Connection (01-03/11)

Paris is always a good idea, especially when the Game Connection is there. We are delighted to confirm our participation to the GameConnection in Paris, from 1st to 3rd of November. Earlier this year, we exhibited at the North-American edition in San Francisco; we are now heading to Europe to attend our last videogames event … Continued

Sekg will exhibit at Barcelona Gamesworld!

We are delighted to confirm our participation to the Barcelona Gamesworld from 5th to 8th of October. As attendees last year, we could already observe the great success of the gamesworld. This year, the major gaming event in Barcelona is back for its second edition with even stronger ambitions. It’s just been a few weeks … Continued

Top 5 games to watch at Gamelab Barcelona

[sg_popup id=”50″ event=”onload”][/sg_popup]The Gamelab conference gathers each year important actors of the videogame industry, from innovative game developers to game specialists. And this year will be the opportunity to witness in Barcelona some of the most promising video games in the world. Here is our top 5 games to watch at the conference! Giant Dancing … Continued

Sekg was at The Next Web!

Sekg was given the opportunity to participate to the technology and business event The Next Web in Amsterdam, the 18th and 19th of May. After participating to events in San Francisco and Barcelona this year, such as the GDC or 4YFN, our last journey saw us land our feets on the Dutch Kingdom, along withnine … Continued

Why biometrics is the next level of game analytics

[sg_popup id=”2″ event=”onload”][/sg_popup]Recently, SEKG was invited to give a contribution to the American media Gamesauce regarding the use of biometrics in the videogame industry. This is the re-post of the original article. Video games certainly have evolved over the years and are different from one to another. However, there is one thing they have in … Continued

Understanding Gamer Psychology: Why Do People Play Games?

Games have been played for a long, long time now. Remember those countless hours we spent playing Pacman on the arcades or playing Pokemon on our Gameboy Colors as children? For sure we do . While a lot of research has been done concerning the possible negative health effects of video gaming, it is not often … Continued

A New World of Video Games: Viewers

[sg_popup id=”50″ event=”onload”][/sg_popup] Last time we talked about a new realm of video gaming called streaming, and explored why we stream and what we like about it. Today, we’re discussing the other side of livestreaming: the audience or video game viewers. Why do we like to spend hours and hours watching livestreams? What makes us do … Continued