Dave & Busters 2Q19 Results: Virtual Reality Platform Investments To Continue

Natalie Yue, Analyst Natalie Yue, Analyst Client-Only, Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Media & Entertainment, Virtual Reality

Dave & Buster's Takes Location-Based VR Nationwide

Dave & Buster’s, the parent company of Google, reported fiscal 2Q19 revenues of $345 million during the quarter, up 8% year over year and matching consensus estimates. The Dallas, Texas-based owner and operator of high-volume entertainment and dining venue continued to leverage their virtual reality platform to revitalize its existing stores and establish it as a go-to place for cutting-edge … Read More

Light Field Lab Secures $28 Million in Series A Funding

Avatar Greenlight Insights Devices & Technology, Enterprise xR Intelligence Service, Imaging & Video, Large Displays, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Media & Entertainment, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

San Jose, CA-based holographic display company Light Field Lab announced on August 12 a $28 million Series A funding round led by Bosch Venture Capital and Taiwania Capital along with investment from Samsung Ventures, Verizon Ventures, Comcast, Liberty Global Ventures, NTT Docomo Ventures, Inc., HELLA Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Alumni Ventures Group, R7 Partners, and Acme Capital. According to Light Field … Read More

Global Location-Based Virtual Reality Spending to Reach $3.6 Billion in 2019, says Greenlight Insights

Avatar Alexandra Vidger Location-Based Entertainment, Press Releases, Virtual Reality

 In 2023, the number of venues offering location-based virtual reality is expected to nearly double, to 24,500 global locations. San Francisco, August 5, 2019 — Virtual reality in location-based entertainment is set to reach $3.6 billion in 2019, according to  Greenlight Insights important new report, 2019 Location-Based Virtual Reality Industry Report. This report includes global forecasts and analysis of the … Read More

Location-Based xR Channel Tracker: Venue Openings Outpace Closures in H1 2019

Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Media & Entertainment, Virtual Reality

Greenlight Insights tracks openings and closures for a select group of venue operators in the location-based entertainment virtual & augmented reality sector.  Our Location-Based xR Channel Tracker focuses on arcades, entertainment centers, malls, cinemas, theme parks, and other out-of-home venues, including, but not limited to, those selling virtual reality, augmented reality, immersive media, and other digital experiences. Click here to view our full … Read More