in , , , , , , ,

Weavr’s Florian Block on the future of esports viewing experiences

The burgeoning growth of esports broadcasting has seen it frequently compared to traditional sports, but esports remains very much its own entity—and it’s one rife with innovation. Weavr is a perfect example of just that. The technology platform, backed by UK government funding, marries mixed-reality software with esports’ unique potential for data analysis to create one-of-a-kind viewing experiences for esports fans. In August of last year, the project unveiled its first working prototype, before publicly releasing a mobile application in November. We caught up with Dr.  Florian Block, R&D Director of Weavr and a Research Fellow at Digital Creativity Labs, for his insight into the future esports broadcasting landscape and Weavr’s role within it.

Read more at:
https://esportsinsider.com/2020/06/weavr-florian-block/

What do you think?

50 points
Upvote Downvote

Written by Esports Insider

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Fnatic enters India-focused content partnership with Loco

Munster Rugby: Charging hard into esports