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 Las Vegas will reopen as an esports arena.
The Luxor is remodeling its nightclub that is now-defunct LAX an esports arena. The target is to pull in a younger demographic, not as enchanted by traditional slots as their parents.
The business has entered into a deal with Allied Esports and Esports Arena to build a dedicated venue for gamers at the now closed LAX nightclub. The 30,000-square-foot space will have a multi-level arena filled with competition phase, LED movie wall, telescopic seating, daily gaming stations, a customized food and drink providing, and a state-of-the-art streaming and television-quality production studio.
Niklas Rytterstrom, general manager of Luxor, believes that esports is the future and will be one of the more popular features at the Strip hotel, 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 a new experience to the marketplace, yet again elevating the town’s vast activity offerings.’
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