The Esports Research Report Podcast Page

The Esports Research Report is a resource for researchers, students and people interested in esports. We talk to researchers across a range of scientific disciplines who are doing work within the field of esports and games. We also talk to the people engaged in the industry to try build a clearer picture of what is happening within this fast moving and innovative context. “Dive into the scientific side of Esports with Brian McCauley and Steph Orme, who break down different aspects with fascinating people from esports and science.” This podcast is available in audio formats and also as Youtube videos. 

Credit music courtesy of John Bartmann

Esports, Lootboxes & Gambling with Joseph Macey (Ep. 2)

Joseph Macey, finalising his PhD at the Gamification Group in Tampere Finland, discusses his research on the complex topic of gambling in esports. He also discusses his paper: Macey, J., & Hamari, J. (2019). eSports, skins and loot boxes: Participants, practices and problematic behaviour associated with emergent forms of gambling. New Media & Society, 21(1), 20-41. Feel free to email him for a copy.

This Episodes Guest: Joseph Macey

And if you want to see Crash Betting:

Dr. Brian McCauley
Dr. Stephanie Orme
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