IMAX to Close Last of Virtual Reality Centers

Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service

The following is part of our Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, which includes forecasts, data, and key insights about the use of virtual and augmented reality at arcades, family entertainment centers, cinemas, theme parks, shopping malls, museums, and other location-based entertainment venues. IMAX announced the company will close its remaining open VR Centres by Q1 2019. The termination comes just two years … Read More

Dave & Busters reports higher Q3 2018 revenues on the success of virtual reality

Clifton Dawson, CEO Clifton Dawson, CEO Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Virtual Reality

Dave & Buster's Takes Location-Based VR Nationwide

The following is part of our Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, which includes forecasts, data, and key insights about the use of virtual and augmented reality at arcades, family entertainment centers, cinemas, theme parks, shopping malls, museums, and other location-based entertainment venues. Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. reported fiscal Q3 2018 (ending November 4th) revenues were $282.1 million, up 12.9% compared to … Read More

5 Trends Driving the Location-Based VR Market in 2019 & Beyond

Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service

Last year, the Greenlight Insights team predicted the popularity of major IPs like Star Wars and increased investments in regions like China, Japan, and Korea to be the biggest influencers in the growth of location-based VR entertainment. Although The Void’s Star Wars experiences and APAC venues are finding popularity and having major impact on the sector, it was Dave and Buster’s … Read More

The Void Opens Newest LBE VR Operation in Malaysia

Natalie Yue, Analyst Natalie Yue, Analyst Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Virtual Reality

The following is part of our Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, which includes forecasts, data, and key insights about the use of virtual and augmented reality at arcades, family entertainment centers, cinemas, theme parks, shopping malls, museums, and other location-based entertainment venues. The Void, a leading location-based entertainment venue operator, opened its first Asia-Pacific (APAC) location on December 6th in Malaysia. Over … Read More