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ESA Mourns Passing of Former U.S. Register of Copyrights Marybeth PetersPress Releases /
The Entertainment Software Association joins many others in D.C. and around the world today mourning the passing of former United States Register of Copyrights Marybeth Peters, who died yesterday after a long illness.
The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) Collaborates with the Mexican Institute of Intellectual Property (IMPI) to Safeguard Intellectual PropertyPress Releases /
The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Mexican Institute of Intellectual Property (IMPI) to work together on issues impacting video game intellectual property protection and enforcement. This collaboration demonstrates the commitment of both the ESA and IMPI to improve intellectual property…
ESA Hosts Gay Gaming Professionals and LGBT Congressional Staff AssociationPress Releases /
On July 15, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) welcomed Gay Gaming Professionals (GGP) President Gordon Bellamy and the LGBT Congressional Staff Association for a reception to highlight the importance of diversity and the video game industry.
E3 Returns in June 2023, Now Produced by ReedPopPress Releases /
E3, the world’s premier celebration of interactive entertainment, will make its long-awaited return to the Los Angeles Convention Center in the second week of June, 2023. The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) will partner with ReedPop, the veteran event production company behind PAX, New York Comic Con, Star Wars Celebration,…
2022 Essential Facts About the Video Game IndustryESA Research / Fact Sheets /
2022 Essential Facts About the Video Game Industry highlights how millions of Americans turn to video games for connection, educational enrichment and entertainment.
Nearly All Americans Now View Video Game Play as Beneficial Following COVID-19 Lockdowns
New research shows uptick in recognizing diverse benefits of video games, including bringing people of different backgrounds together, improving cognitive skills and providing stress reliefWASHINGTON – June 7, 2022 – The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) today released the findings of its 2022 Essential Facts About the Video Game Industry…