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Classic FM launches video games music show hosted by Jessica Curry

Six-week series featuring symphonic video game music starts on April 22nd, running every Saturday from 9pm to 10pm

"Notorious $5000 deals with YouTubers and streamers will fade. It's a matter of honesty"

Loots co-founder Marc Fuehnen discusses the increasing need for transparency when marketing through influencers

By James Batchelor

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: First impressions of Nintendo Switch

Experts from publishing, retail and the media share their experiences with Nintendo's latest console, episode available to download now

By James Batchelor

Fox creates new video games division: FoxNext

New division will also handle location-based entertainment, VR and AR

By Christopher Dring

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast returns, first episode available now

Dan and James are joined by FuturLab's Kirsty Rigden to discuss virtual reality in the year ahead as well as the tech's future applications beyond games

By James Batchelor

Yogscast raises $2.5m in festive charity drive

Six charities will receive a share of Humble Bundle revenue

By Christopher Dring

Pokémon Go was the most popular Google search of 2016

Niantic's game beat Donald Trump and David Bowie worldwide, Slither.io finished the year at #9

3D and VR livestreaming Twitch rival receives $3.5m in funding

Boom.tv takes on Twitch, YouTube Gaming, Facebook Live, Hitbox, Dingit, Azubu and Beam...

By Christopher Dring

Twitch introduces new tool to fight chat abuse

AutoMod to assist streamers faced with sexist, racist and homophobic commentary

By Christopher Dring

Koch and Square Enix clarify review code policy

“We would never impose a blacklist or ban on any media for a review score”

By Christopher Dring

"The end of comfortable publisher-journalist relationships will lead to better journalism"

The impact of publishers going direct to consumers is having a liberating impact on the games press

By Christopher Dring

Game Jolt offers YouTubers, Twitch streamers 10% of game sales

New Partners program offers free games and revenue share for video or livestream promotion

By James Batchelor

The Last Guardian once again asks for your patience

Critical Consensus: After nearly a decade, is Ueda-san's latest worth the wait?

By James Brightman

New study explores sexism among Twitch commenters

Female streamers more likely to receive comments about their appearance than the games they play

By James Batchelor

Future's profits up, websites grow but magazines are down

PC Gamer revenue up 43% 'through strengthened relationships with hardware providers'

Is honesty the best policy?

Weekly round-up: EA's new YouTube rules and Game Awards premieres call for more transparency from a highly exposed industry

By James Batchelor

Warner Bros. to acquire Machinima

Longtime investor snaps up remaining portion of gaming and fan-focused video creator network

By Brendan Sinclair

EA wants to ensure that streamers disclose sponsorships

The publisher is requiring influencers to use hashtags and watermarks on their content

By James Brightman

Critical Consensus: Pokemon Sun and Moon

Game Freak wows critics with a new director, fresh ingredients and just enough nostalgia

By Dan Pearson

Nintendo: "We have no interest in switching our customers"

President Tatsumi Kimishima says the company will target families and kids through hands-on Switch demos

By Matthew Handrahan

The new GamesIndustry.biz is here!

A letter from the editor about our brand-new look

By James Brightman

Stranger Things' Shawn Levy is the new Uncharted director

Movie will be 'fast tracked' through production, awaits casting

“No reviews means no possibility of negativity”

Games critics weigh in on Bethesda's decision to withhold review codes for upcoming games

By Christopher Dring

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