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The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: When crowdfunding fails

New episode available to download now, featuring ICO Partners' Thomas Bidaux

By James Batchelor

What developers can learn from PewDiePie

Weekly Recap: YouTube star's explanation for anti-Semitic jokes may be familiar to those who follow the AAA scene

By Brendan Sinclair

London Games Festival unveils events line-up

eSports tournament, parade and the return of Dear Esther Live

By Christopher Dring

PewDiePie dropped by Maker & YouTube ad platform over antisemitic content

Update: PewDiePie calls out "old school media" for attempt to "decrease my influence and my economic worth"

By Matthew Handrahan

PS4, Overwatch absolutely dominated games media coverage in 2016

Blizzard and Sony crushed opposition for column inches, says ICO Partners study

By Dan Pearson

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Motorsports and Motörhead

Latest episode features interviews with Forza Horizon 3 dev Playground Games and legendary guitarist Phil Campbell

By James Batchelor

Roundtable: E3 for Everyone?

The GI.biz team discusses the LA show opening its doors to 15,000 members of the public

By GamesIndustry Staff

Netflix renews Skylanders Academy for third season

Animated series based on Activision Blizzard toys-to-life franchise gets picked up

Working with influencers: “The internet can smell disingenuity a mile off"

Space Ape's Simon Hade discusses the perks and pitfalls of working with YouTubers and streamers

By James Batchelor

Applications open for London Games Festival 2017 fringe events

eSports and student conference already announced for week-long festival

By Christopher Dring

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

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