Tag: Wedbush ETFMG Video Game Tech ETF

Blockchain, NFTs, Cryptocurrency and the Metaverse

The Real Investment Opportunity Behind Blockchain, NFTs, Cryptocurrency and the Metaverse Thesis: Cyber security, mobile payments, video game technology, and global cloud computing will all be part of tomorrow’s global infrastructure and stand to benefit and outpace other market segments as adoption of Web3 technologies continues to grow. The opportunity is not blockchain, cryptocurrency, NFT’s… Read more »

Video Game Industry: Q1 2022 Market Review

The “marathon of growth” global video game industry has briefly slowed down to grab a drink of water. According to EE Fund Management’s mosaic of data sources and independent research, a chief component of this is the natural cycle of consumer demand. Another element is the gradually improving—but still cantankerous—supply chain issues and game release… Read more »

Video Game Tech Industry 2021 Review

2021 Game Tech Industry Review The video game industry flourished in 2021, despite new headwinds created by the pandemic. Supply chain issues and the crypto trend made acquiring equipment such as hardware difficult and expensive. Regardless, millions of new gamers adopted the hobby with the use of either their mobile devices, cloud gaming services, secondary… Read more »

The Future of Gaming Has Arrived

Lockdown measures catapulted the U.S. video games market to record level spending in 20201 and thrust video gaming consoles into the center of hundreds of millions of family rooms across the globe. While this phenomenon was likely a direct beneficiary of the pandemic, a “pandemic-like” event has provided a tailwind to the secular growth trend… Read more »

Michael Pachter on Bloomberg Radio 3/31/20

Video Game Tech Expert, Michael Pachter, discusses the GAMR ETF and video game technology sector on Bloomberg Radio (Originally aired: 3/31/20). The Wedbush ETFMG Video Game Tech ETF (GAMR) is the first ETF to provide pure-play and diversified exposure to the video game technology sector, a dynamic intersection of technology and entertainment.

Penny Arcade Hits 15 Year Milestone

Penny Arcade (PAX) started in 2004 in Bellevue, Washington born of a desire by webcomic authors Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik to hold a show exclusively for gaming. Today PAX events are held annually in Seattle, Boston, Philadelphia, and San Antonio in the United States; and Melbourne in Australia. The PAX West Labor Day weekend… Read more »