Checkmate! The Queen’s Gambit is capturing viewers diagonally, horizontally, vertically — and every which way.
Since its debut, Netflix’s chess-centric The Queen’s Gambit has been a smash streaming success! But along with interest comes curiosity… Chess connoisseur, Allen Chi, breaks down some of the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Queen’s Gambit.
In its first month alone, Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambit checked in an incredible 62 million viewers. To say the least, this has earned the se...
According to academic researchers at Oxford University, playing video games on a regular basis can benefit mental health. Contrary to popular belief, Allen Chi, Oxford and gamers worldwide, gaming adds a wonderful sense of wellbeing to anyone’s quality of life!
Over the years, the news media has smacked some pretty harsh judgments on gaming. They’ve claimed that elements of violence in video games influence mass shootings. They’ve cast gamers in a negative light, holding tight to a stereotype...
September 14, 2020 — Great news for student gamers! Gaming Consultant, Allen Chi is announcing that the Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship is now entering the Quarterfinal Round! If you or someone you know is interested in applying for the 2nd annual Gaming Scholarship, Chi encourages gamers to act fast!
In order to apply for the Quarterfinal Round, Allen Chi urges gamers to visit the Quarterfinal official application page. There, applicants are required to fill out a full ap...
This past Friday, Madden 21 was released. Ten years ago, this might have seemed like the stuff of gamers’ dreams! But shortly after the game was released, gamers took to social media to shed some light on their experiences with the game. And, it’s not looking so good… Gaming Consultant, Allen Chi takes note:
Electronic Arts (EA) is in big trouble after their release of Madden 21 has done anything but please football fans and gamers alike. After experiencing several glitches and bugs on the da...
Allen Chi Gaming Consulting
LAS VEGAS, NV, April 13, 2020 – Gaming Consultant, Allen Chi, is now accepting applications for the Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship 2020. This scholarship is exclusively available to prospective and enrolled college students pursuing careers in the gaming industry.
Following the popularity of Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship 2019, this second installment continues an annual effort to recognize the accomplishments of student gamers. With careers in eSports on the rise, the...
LAS VEGAS, NV, June 27, 2019 – Gaming Consultant, Allen Chi, is proud to announce that his gaming scholarship and sponsorship program has selected semifinalists for The Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship 2019. All semifinalists will be notified shortly via email.
The Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship 2019 is part of Allen Chi’s commitment to helping gamers succeed academically while ‘turning a passion into a profession. The Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship that is intended for g...
Gaming is Coming to Snapchat
By far, Snapchat is one of the most popular social media platforms out there. A way for users to connect with family, friends and even celebrities, the app began as a communication tool. The multimedia messaging app has come a long way since its initial launch as Picaboo in 2011. A uniquely modern take on instant messaging, the app has become a staple in every smartphone. But as the social media storm evolves and competing networks like Facebook, ...
A New Social Media Hub for Gamers: Facebook Gaming
Once a pioneer in the online social sphere, Facebook is now one of the oldest running social networks. For the most part, its popularity has passed the test of time. But in recent years, the social media platform has begun to lose relevance. The youngest generation of internet users gravitate more towards apps like Snapchat and the Facebook-owned Instagram. In an attempt to compete with higher ranking social media sites, Face...
Gamers Doing Good: Gamers Outreach Brings Joy to Kids in Hospitals
Gamers Outreach is a 501(c)(3) organization where gaming meets charity. Gaming Consultant and advocate for gamers, Allen Chi believes in the incredible work of this community service project.
In 2007, a group of high school gamers decided to band together to make a major difference. After volunteering at a hospital as part of a class project, this group of youngsters came up with an idea. What if they brought ...
The inspiring story of Aaron Cendan, founder of Stickless Custom Controllers.
Allen Chi Gaming Consulting
LAS VEGAS, NV, Feb. 12, 2019 – Gaming Consultant, Allen Chi, is proud to announce that his gaming scholarship and sponsorship program is now accepting applications for 2019. The launch of this program is part of his commitment to helping gamers succeed academically while ‘turning a passion into a profession‘.
The Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship is available to students pursuing or currently enrolled in gaming-related deg...
You’ve heard of music streaming, and you’re probably addicted to binge watching your favorite shows on Netflix, Hulu or Prime. But what about video game streaming? And, no, I don’t mean live streaming, like Twitch or Mixer. There’s a whole world to be realized with the video game counterpart of the streaming world. It’s called “cloud gaming,” and major companies are looking into making a subscription-based version of the service available very, very soon.
What is cloud gaming?
In simple terms...
Allen Chi is a Las Vegas-based gamer turned gaming consultant. He is an expert on video game live streaming (specifically Twitch and Mixer), gaming tech, chess and a variety of board games. Chi actively supports various charities that benefit gamers, tech enthusiasts, students and educators.
Allen Chi is the founder of his own scholarship and sponsorship program. The program, which debuted in late 2018, aims to provide eSports champions and students in gaming and tech related fields with scho...