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'Metaverse? What Metaverse?'

A Diva-exclusive replay of James Whatley's presentation at BIMA Beyond: The Conference.

6 Jul 2022 - 30 min read

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Explore Brazil's Game Sector in the latest Playable Futures Article

Abragames’ Eliana Russi and Rodrigo Terra consider the forward journey of Brazil’s game sector and its real potential to have a positive impact on the future of the global industry

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1 Jun 2022 - 5 min read

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The metaverse doesn’t exist! You’re talking about gaming

James Whatley talks to The Drum about gaming and the Metaverse!

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30 May 2022 - 4 min read

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Diva appoints stellar roster of NEDs to Board

The new Board will ensure that Diva can expand its full service creative offering to existing and future blockbuster videogaming clients.

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27 May 2022 - 7 min read

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Trek to Yomi Interview with Flying Wild Hog

As part of our time at WASD, we were thrilled to be able to speak to some of the team at Flying Wild Hog - developers of Trek to Yomi - at the Devolver Digital booth.

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6 Jul 2022 - 2 min read

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Playable Futures: LIVE

On the opening day of the WASD Video Games Expo 2022, Diva was proud to present - and host - the first IRL version of Playable Futures, aka Playable Futures LIVE.

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5 May 2022 - 2 min read

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Playable Futures - Getting physical: Understanding a future shaped by the metaverse

MultiMetaverse CEO Alex Xu considers a realistic vision for the metaverse, and what it means for the future of games.

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26 Apr 2022 - 5 min read

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Diva does #WASD

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be looking back at some of our personal insights and highlights from the event.

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21 Apr 2022 - 5 min read

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Epic and LEGO team up to create a new kid-friendly metaverse, with child safety at its heart.

Our Chief Strategy Officer, James Whatley, was asked by Adweek to comment on the announcement of the Epic / Lego partnership.

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14 Apr 2022 - 3 min read

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Diva launches new service offering with head of comms hire.

Diva - the UK’s leading specialist games creative agency - has added Emily Britt to its roster of executive leadership talent as Head of Communications.

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12 Apr 2022 - 3 min read

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Playable Futures: Bukola Akingbade - Our Thoughts

Kucheza Gaming’s CEO gives us her point of view of gaming in Africa and why that is so important to the future prospects of generations to come.

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7 Mar 2022 - 10 min read

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James Whatley joins Diva as its new Chief Strategy Officer.

The full-service, gaming-native agency behind the multi-award-winning PS5 / TFL launch, has hired James Whatley as its new Chief Strategy Officer.

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3 Mar 2022 - 3 min read

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A Short History of Virtual Photography

What started as a way for developers to produce images to promote their own games, has blossomed into its own artform.

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2 Mar 2022 - 15 min read

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Playable Futures: Steven Ma - Our Thoughts

In his Playable Futures article, Tencent’s senior vice president Steven Ma considers how the metaverse is but one element of a new future where games transcend their own medium. Diva speculates on what that might mean for the industry at large.

10 Feb 2022 - 10 min read

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Playable Futures: Sir Ian Livingstone - Our Thoughts

Industry legend Sir Ian Livingstone set out a broad vision for games investment in 2022, covering a wide range of bases from Crossplay to Earnium to NFTs to VR.

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25 Jan 2022 - 15 min read

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Diva launches War Child fundraiser on Twitch with charity stream

Charity War Child is working with games content creators, developers and publishers to host a Twitch gaming stream fundraiser.

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22 Oct 2021 - 2 min read

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Brands find themselves in hot water on Twitch

A new set of streamers have cropped up on Twitch. Bikini-clad, cavorting in hot tubs and actively charging viewers money for doing exactly that – is this where brands want to be?

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4 Jun 2021 - 5 min read

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ECD - Stuart O'Neill joins Diva to support the agency's record growth

Diva Agency, the gaming creative agency behind the PS5 London Underground launch campaign, has hired industry heavyweight, Stuart O’Neill as its new Executive Creative Director.

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1 Dec 2021 - 3 min read