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Presentation – Women in Video Games

Presentation – Women in Video Games

Hi everyone, Faustine, Maria and I didn’t have the chance to make our presentation in class because of the big snow day so we’ve decided to record ourselves doing it! We interviewed different people downtown about our presentation subject in order to illustrate everything we are going to speak about. The best is for you […]

Epic Games To Pay $520 Milllion: A Win For The Rights of Gamers

Epic Games To Pay $520 Milllion: A Win For The Rights of Gamers

As this class comes to an end and I reflect on the course, I realize that I was most intrigued by the perspective of the rights of the gamer. I expected this class to focus on the rights of the developers and if the gamer rights would be discussed it would mostly be in the […]

Thoughts on the representation of Law in video games

Thoughts on the representation of Law in video games

Throughout the semester, we have learned about video game law, in other words, how the law regulates and hinge on video games. The name of the course could then have been “Video Games and Law”. But what happens if we reverse those two words? Does the meaning remain intact? Does “Law and Video Games” mean […]

TMRW Sports and The Golf League: The New Age of Sports & Gaming

TMRW Sports and The Golf League: The New Age of Sports & Gaming

As someone who loves to Golf, I was eagerly waiting to see how the PGA Tour and its players would respond to the new LIV Golf League. While LIV Golf is not without its controversy given its funding from the Saudi Arabia sovereign wealth fund, there is no denying that LIV golf has deep pockets […]

Class 11 – Snow Day & The Class That Might Have Been

Class 11 – Snow Day & The Class That Might Have Been

Our final class was literally snowed out. There was something poetic about going out on such a fun note given that you were such a fun and enjoyable class from my perspective. In any event below are the slides that might have been… Jon

Montreal Video Game Company Gets the Rights to Charlie Chaplin

Montreal Video Game Company Gets the Rights to Charlie Chaplin

Hey Y,all, Came across this article today and thought it was interesting. A Montreal video game company just got the exclusive rights to Charlie Chaplin and intends to make a game based around the individual. For those of you who are unaware who Charlie Chaplin is, he was a major silent film movie star throughout […]

Video – Nintendo: Rights Protection or Fan Alienation?

Video – Nintendo: Rights Protection or Fan Alienation?

Hi everyone, I hope you’re doing well as we move closer to the end of the semester! Following in the footsteps of a few of you, my presentation is now (finally) ready to show off! It’s about Nintendo, all the ways they’ve tried to protect their IP rights, and how it has affected their fanbase. […]

Presentation: Income tax issue of video game industry

Presentation: Income tax issue of video game industry

Hi, everyone.  I would like to post my short presentation of Income tax issue of video game industry in the link below. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1t1RAL8q0U_oloaA8ACZCFpmC-5b-o3s1/view?usp=drive_web   If you are a fan to Might & Magic, you may have interest to read the reference article below. Reference material: Anna Vvedenskaya, “Common features of video games and social networks: […]

New York Islanders and The Faze Clan Collaborate for Esports Night on Dec. 6th

New York Islanders and The Faze Clan Collaborate for Esports Night on Dec. 6th

On December 6th the New York Islanders are holding an Esports night in collaboration with the Faze Clan. The Faze Clan is a group of individuals who run a lifestyle and media platform that is focused on gaming and video game culture for teenagers and young adults. Islanders Esports Night will begin at 5 PM […]

Presentation on Sports Betting Games & NFT Sports Cards

Presentation on Sports Betting Games & NFT Sports Cards

Hi everyone, Jakub and I did our presentation on the legality of daily fantasy sports (DFS) games that utilize sports card NFTs as part of the contest. please use the google drive link to access a recording of our presentation:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1F4QavItI4TuDCuHBTaRQQCzWxbOq0z77/view?usp=share_link