eSports has Grown Up Fast, but This is Just the Beginning
Let’s travel back ten years. Gaming, as we knew it then, was a niche industry with a somewhat fringe user base. Most of you, if asked to picture someone playing video games, would have pictured a lonely guy glued to his basement television. Everyone (well, mostly just suburban parents) gave video games a bad rap because they wrongly believed it caused obesity and violence in kids. Like television, radio, and books before them, video games got unjustified negativity because th
Is Activision Blizzard a Forgotten Gem?
For those unfamiliar, Activision Blizzard (ATVI) is one of the largest gaming conglomerate in the world by market cap, worth around $36 billion. The three gaming studios they own, Activision, Blizzard, and King, make some of the most popular gaming franchises in the world including Call of Duty, Overwatch, and Candy Crush. Activision stock has beat the market for the past five years and is up 132% during that span. However, if you are an investor in Activision, this past year