How GameTech is the Next Big Market

| November 26, 2019

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While the retail industry is worth over $3.5 trillion worldwide, the video game market hopes to carve out a small slice, around $300 billion by 2025. Instead of games with finite endings – virtual, multiplayer games such as Apex Legends are becoming more popular. A virtual identity is beginning to hold more sway, and brands such as Louis Vuitton are already capitalizing on how merchandise and accessories are in demand. A partnership with Riot Games has already widened their audience to millions of 18-24 years old, and the brand has announced that it will be launching a unique capsule creation alongside Riot later this year.

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Abrams Artists Agency

Founded in 1977, Abrams Artists Agency represents clients across a broad spectrum of the entertainment industry, including motion pictures, television, theater, animation, radio and television commercials, hosting, broadcasting and all forms of narration, as well as licensing and branding deals. The literary division represents screen writers, television writers, playwrights, directors, choreographers and designers, along with representing book authors for sale to book publishers. With principal offices in both Los Angeles and New York City, Abrams Artists Agency also boasts a highly-regarded youth entertainment division and has a well-established alternative and digital programming group, with an impressive line-up of social-media influencers who reach a wide global audience.

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