The Benefits of Modular Design: Dreamhack Case Study

The Benefits of Modular Design: Dreamhack Case Study

If you watched carefully, you might have noticed that DreamHack Open Leipzig 2020 had instant replays directly from the players’ perspectives, not the observer’s. This was powered by the StatsHelix Highlight Wizard, our newest product. The Highlight Wizard uses game...
The Role of Third-Party Developers in Esports and Gaming

The Role of Third-Party Developers in Esports and Gaming

Third-party service providers are common in every developed industry. Take, for example, the restaurant industry — companies like Seamless, GrubHub, and Ritual have stepped in to facilitate discovery, ordering, delivery, and loyalty rewards. In sports, third-parties...
Does Character Choice Matter to Stream Viewers?

Does Character Choice Matter to Stream Viewers?

Like millions of other gaming fans, I’ve been watching a few Twitch streamers in my spare time — my current favorite happens to be Aculite, who’s recently been streaming Apex Legends. One day I was particularly enjoying the stream… until he switched Legends. A few...
Using Data as a Scouting Tool in Rocket League

Using Data as a Scouting Tool in Rocket League

With the departure of Yukeo to Dignitas a week before a major tournament (WSOE), FlipSid3 Tactics’ Rocket League team was left with a very tight window to find a good replacement. They needed to find someone that fit the playstyle they had spent the last few months...