Ubisoft Co-Founder and CEO Talks Future of Gaming

Last week, Ubisoft CEO and Co-Founder Yves Guillemot took the stage with other industry leaders at the China Digital Entertainment Congress (CDEC), as part of the opening of ChinaJoy 2018 in Shanghai.

Guillemot presented his vision for the future, focusing on advances in cloud gaming, human-machine interfaces, and Blockchain. In his speech, Guillemot also detailed ways the videogame industry can leverage these technological disruptions to offer ever better experiences to existing players, welcome even more people to gaming, and empower everyone to become stakeholders in the games they play. He then shared his belief that as videogames evolve, they will become testing grounds for innovation and increasingly have a positive impact on our daily lives. Check out the video below for more.

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Phil is so incredibly old that his earliest gaming memories involve those late-70s TV Pong clone machines made by Binatone, typing BASIC games into the one-piece keyboard of a Sinclair ZX80 from magazine listings, and the static burble of Commodore 64 tape loading. He does Marketing things in Ubisoft's Guildford office. He's been at the company for 20 years. The numpty.