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Electronic Arts tweeted ‘invest in Crypto’ as a marketing stunt — and crypto whiz kid Justin Sun capitalised by promoting his Tron platform’s games

Electronic Arts jokingly tweeted “invest in Crypto” to promote a new character in Apex Legends, and Justin Sun capitalised on the marketing stunt by touting his Tron platform’s games. “Check out games built on #TRON @WINkorg,” the Tron and BitTorrent CEO replied to EA’s tweet, tagging Wink, an online gaming […]
Electronic Arts tweeted ‘invest in Crypto’ as a marketing stunt — and crypto whiz kid Justin Sun capitalised by promoting his Tron platform’s games
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Ninja wants to be more than just ‘the Fortnite Guy,’ but the world’s most popular gamer is headed into uncharted territory

Tyler “Ninja” Blevins is the most popular professional gamer in the world, with more than 22 million YouTube subscribers and 14 million followers on Twitch, Amazon’s streaming platform. He reportedly earns as much as $US500,000 per month playing “Fortnite” and other games. Ninja’s reputation as one of the best “Fortnite” […]
Ninja wants to be more than just ‘the Fortnite Guy,’ but the world’s most popular gamer is headed into uncharted territory
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Pro gamers can get paid up to $50,000 an hour to play newly released games

Popular live streamers are being paid up to $US50,000 an hour to play newly released games, according to a new report. Professional gamers like Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and Michael “shroud” Grzesiek have millions of followers and their livestreams have tens of thousands of viewers at any given moment. Video game […]
Pro gamers can get paid up to $50,000 an hour to play newly released games
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8 reasons why ‘Apex Legends’ is the best Battle Royale game available

Two months after its surprise launch, “Apex Legends” continues to set the standard for the wildly popular – and wildly competitive – Battle Royale game genre. It is, by far, the best-playing Battle Royale game available today. As a testament to its success, “Fortnite” has begun lifting ideas from “Apex […]
8 reasons why ‘Apex Legends’ is the best Battle Royale game available
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The first huge update to 2019’s biggest game is worth every penny

The first major addition has arrived in “Apex Legends,” the wildly popular new Battle Royale game. The “Wild Frontier” expansion includes the first new character, Octane, and the game’s first Battle Pass – a massive set of unlockable items tied to your level. At $US9.50, the Battle Pass is an […]
The first huge update to 2019’s biggest game is worth every penny
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Electronic Arts took a huge gamble by paying the world’s most popular gamer $1 million to play its new game for a day. Here’s why it was worth every penny

To help promote the surprise launch of “Apex Legends,” Electronic Arts paid Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek, and several other professional gamers to play and stream the game on release day. Reuters reports that Ninja was paid $US1 million to help promote the game; he currently has the most […]
Electronic Arts took a huge gamble by paying the world’s most popular gamer $1 million to play its new game for a day. Here’s why it was worth every penny
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