Speaker:
Mori Keita
Nationality:
Japan
Company:
Cygames, Inc.
Job Title:
Product Manager

Topic:
The State and Development of Japan e-Sports Market
Time:
11:00 - 12:00
Location (room):
Room 5
《Speaker Profile》:
Mori Keita works for Cygames as product manager of mobile game ‘ Shadowverse’. He is in charge of all the game and e-sports events. This year, Cygames held competitions for ‘ Shadowverse’ cooperated with Japan e-sports tournament ‘RAGE’. Total rewards were more than 10 million Japanese yen and 4 million Japanese yen was given to the first place winner. It attracted more than 3000 players to join this e-sports event. Keita is credited with makeing the events successful. Previously, Keita worked for famous card game ‘Magic: The Gathering’ for 16 years. He was responsible for business in Japan market and the backbone of operation team.
《Session Description》:
I n this speech, Mori Keita will draw on years of experience in the field of card games and share his insights from mobile game ‘Shadowverse’ developed by Cygames. He will also introduc e and analyze the current state of e-sports in Japan. Attendees will gain experience through the strategic practice and thinking implemented by Cygames to Japan e-sports market. Keita will also discuss the unique culture around Japanese game market. Anyone with an interest in learning about Japan e-sports market and game culture are more than welcome to this session!