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Week in Review: Mobile Game Downloads Spike, Partners with ESL and DreamHack, Audi Sponsors Danish “CS:GO” Team


Skillz gaming news recap

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Digital/Mobile News

  • “Super Mario Run” will be available on Android in March; currently it is only available for iOS users. While initial interest was high, estimates suggest that only about three percent of users paid for the full game. You can sign up to be notified when “Super Mario Run” is released through the Google Play Store. (The Verge)

Gaming News

Business News

  • Audi will sponsor Danish “CS:GO” organization Astralis. With the partnership, Astralis has changed their branding colors to those seen in recent Audi automobile commercials. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Astralis launched in early 2016, following the departure from Team SoloMid in 2015. (ESPN)

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