20 stories about Gaming
מוסף שבועי 19.1.23 איור שער

Candy crack: Casual gaming addiction is not child’s play

22.01.23|Ariel Greisas
Lost hours, huge expenses and lies - this is what the lives of mobile game addicts look like, and this is how the addictive mechanism works
צוות מון אקטיב Moon Active

Moon Active acquiring Zen Match for estimated $100-150 million

22.12.22|Meir Orbach
The Israeli gaming unicorn purchased the mobile game along with the associated team from its Turkish developer, Good Job Games
Ctech Gaming conference Uri Marchand וידאו

“It is quite trivial to assume that 2023 will not be a growth year compared to 2022”

18.12.22|James Spiro
Uri Marchand, CEO and Co-Founder at Overwolf, joined CTech to discuss how different business models impact the gaming sector
Ctech Gaming conference Dov Moran וידאו

Gamers still want a mix of virtual and physical worlds, says Dov Moran

16.12.22|James Spiro
Managing Partner at Grove Ventures and inventor of the USB drive Dov Moran still has hopes for the physical world in gaming
Ctech Gaming conference Keren Marom וידאו

The impact of Israel’s small yet mighty gaming sector

15.12.22|James Spiro
Keren Marom, Co-Founder and COO at Beach Bum, joined CTech to discuss the gaming sector
Ctech Gaming conference Roei Derhi וידאו

“We always think fashion and gaming are separate - but now we see this new kind of customer”

15.12.22|James Spiro
Roei Derhi, Founder and Creative Director at Placebo, joined CTech to discuss the similarities between gaming and fashion.
Ctech Gaming conference Kevin Baxpehler וידאו

“Gaming is the origin story of the metaverse”

14.12.22|James Spiro
Kevin Baxpehler, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Remagine Ventures, made the remarks at Gaming22 hosted by Calcalist
Ctech Gaming conference Dr. Vered Pnueli וידאו

Game Design attracting both artists and engineers to the industry

14.12.22|James Spiro
Dr. Vered Pnueli, Head of the Kadar Games Center at Shenkar College, spoke to CTech about what gaming means to young students
Ctech Gaming conference Tal Ron וידאו

“The gaming industry will continue being a driving force of the Israeli economy”

14.12.22|James Spiro
Despite a seemingly constant flow of tech layoffs, Tal Ron, Chairman and Global CEO at Tal Ron Drihem Co. paints a different picture of the gaming sector
Ctech Gaming conference Reut Arye aka Nikki וידאו

“Gaming has a lot of benefits that a lot of people do not want to talk about”

13.12.22|James Spiro
Reut Arye, who also goes by ‘Nikki’ online, joined CTech at Gaming 2022 to discuss the power of playing games.
Ctech Gaming conference Dima Karger וידאו

How is Plarium’s Israeli studio reaching gamers around the world?

13.12.22|James Spiro
Dima Karger, GM Israel Studio at Plarium, joined CTech to share how the Israeli base communicates with the rest of the gaming community.
כנס גיימינג - אסף וקנין ראש תחום אפליקציות Google וידאו

"The gaming industry will shrink in 2022 but will grow next year"

12.12.22|Irad Atzmon-Schmayer
According to Assaf Vaknin, Industry Head, Export, Apps, at Google Israel, the reason for the expected 6% contraction of the industry is that "the external environment has changed”
Ctech Gaming conference Hanit Marinov וידאו

Google Israel, Playtika, and Reichman University announce partnership for gaming sector

12.12.22|James Spiro
Google Israel VP of Marketing Hanit Marinov joined CTech to talk about the new partnership aimed at educating students for a career in game design.
כנס גיימינג - ארז רחמיל CTO פלייטיקה וידאו

Playtika CTO: "The next big thing is synergy between humans and artificial intelligence"

12.12.22|Maayan Manela
"As soon as we achieved AI capabilities, we added a concept called Human-Machine Team,” said Playtika CTO Erez Rachmil. “It’s a team of people and machines that have three vectors between them - the human, the machine and the relationship between them"
הנפקת פלייטיקה ב נאסד"ק

Game over? Playtika layoffs are just tip of the iceberg for gaming giant

11.12.22|Sophie Shulman
The company is embarking on a second round of layoffs in six months after the cancellation of the deal in which Joffre Capital was supposed to purchase 25.5% of its shares. Playtika insists there is no connection between the two
עובדי חברת Everybuddy Games הישראלית

Everybuddy Games raises $15 million Series A to build on Lucky Buddies success

Since its official launch in the first quarter of this year, casual mobile game Lucky Buddies has attracted hundreds of thousands of players from all over the world
Noga Halperin, CRO at SciPlay

“Discrimination drove me to break every glass ceiling out there”

03.11.22|Noa Gadot
Noga Halperin, Chief Revenue Officer at SciPlay, tells the story of how she built her career and her long and adventurous journey to the top
Ella Playtika BiblioTech

CTech’s Book Review: Finding your WHY in business and in life

24.08.22|Ella Vidra
Ella Vidra, VP of IT Ops and Engineering at Playtika, shares insights after reading "Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action” by Simon Sinek
Rinat Homossany Perry,  StyleCluless

“We are decentralizing fashion - no more councils deciding for you what the new trends are”

15.08.22|Noa Gadot
In an interview with CTech, Rinat Homossany Perry, CEO & Co-founder at StyleCluless, tells the story of her bootstrapped startup, her important pivot, and why a founder should always say ‘yes’ first and ask questions later