By Eleanor Semeraro @ VentureBeat

GamesBeat has partnered with iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversion analytics from 10 million smart TV screens, to bring you a monthly report on how gaming brands are spending. There was an uptick in gaming industry spend for television, jumping to an estimated $17.1 million from July’s $12.2 million. In total, 29 brands ran 81 spots nearly 9,000 times and generated over 1.1 billion TV ad impressions.