Into the never-ending quest to attract a younger audience to casinos, MGM Resorts has announced that a nightclub that is former the Luxor in vegas will reopen as an esports arena.
The Luxor is remodeling its nightclub that is now-defunct LAX an esports arena. The aim is to pull in a younger demographic, not as enchanted by traditional slots as their parents.
The company has entered into a deal with Allied Esports and Esports Arena to develop a dedicated venue for gamers at the now closed LAX nightclub. The space that is 30,000-square-foot have multi-level arena filled with competition stage, LED video wall, telescopic seating, day-to-day gaming channels, a customized food and beverage providing, and a state-of-the-art streaming and television-quality production studio.
Niklas Rytterstrom, general supervisor of Luxor, thinks that esports may be the future and will be among the more popular features at the Strip resort, as soon as it is completed in June 2018.
‘Our company is the leader in the entertainment industry and recognizes the exciting growth in the esports industry,’ he said. ‘ Using this partnership, we will introduce an experience that is new the market, once again elevating the city’s vast activity offerings.’
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