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Twitch expands subscription monetisation options

With Affiliates can now able to access the service

By Christopher Dring

Ninja Theory livestreams Q&A with Hellblade protagonist

Developer promotes action game about battle with mental illness by having actress answer questions in character over Facebook Live

PlayStation Emerging Filmmakers Program launched to create multiple new TV series

Sony seeking original video content with plans to make five pilots for potential shows

By James Batchelor

Destructoid bought by Enthusiast Gaming

Toronto-based media and events company has acquired the longstanding games website

Netflix is experimenting with interactive narrative

"Content creators have a desire to tell non-linear stories," company says as it debuts branching kids TV shows

Microsoft "wins" E3 coverage race

ICO Partners finds Xbox One X helped platform holder garner most ink, with Nintendo and Ubisoft posting strong showings as well

By Brendan Sinclair

EA restructure bolsters Geneva HQ, cuts local teams

Publisher is re-thinking its PR and marketing plans

By Christopher Dring

Waypoint publisher Vice Media takes $450m investment

CEO Shane Smith listed gaming as one area of expansion in bid to build "the largest millennial video library in the world"

By Matthew Handrahan

What did we think of E3 2017? New GamesIndustry.biz Podcast out now

From Xbox One X to a teary Michel Ancel, we discuss the highs, lows, surprises and disappointments of the past week

By James Batchelor

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 triumphant as YouTube reveals E3 trailer rankings

EA's sci-fi shooter racked up 9.5m views, fending off Assassin's Creed: Origins and FIFA 18

By James Batchelor

Facebook reports 41m E3 posts, likes and comments

Meanwhile, Synthesio reveals the games and companies that received the most positive mentions online

By James Batchelor

Which E3 reveals took the internet by storm?

Facebook and Fancensus share social media stats following this week's press conferences

By James Batchelor

PlayStation and Technicolor working on Sly Cooper TV series

Hong Kong-based investment group PGS to handle distribution, licensing and merchandising

Microsoft will rebrand game packaging ahead of Xbox One X launch

Additional icons aim to make it clear which titles will benefit from new console's 4K capabilities

By James Batchelor

Microsoft using E3 giveaway to promote Mixer streaming service

Free games offered to Xbox users as platform holder strives to establish Twitch rival

By James Batchelor

Launching GamesIndustry.biz: 15 years ago

We're celebrating a milestone this weekend as founding editor Rob Fahey reflects on what inspired the site's creation and what keeps it going

By Rob Fahey

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Here's what we predict will happen at E3 2017

The whole team gathers around the mic to discuss potential surprises from the week ahead

By James Batchelor

Ex-EA Chillingo marketing boss opens new consultancy

HeyStephenHey offers 24 years of marketing experience to indie developers and publishers

Arms: Critical Consensus

Nintendo's newest IP for Switch is being welcomed with... wait for it... open arms

By James Brightman

Violent game montages face demonetisation on YouTube

Let's Plays and livestreams are on safe ground, but "montages where gratuitous violence is the focal point" are not

By Matthew Handrahan

Twitch Prime service rolls out worldwide

Subscription service is now available in more than 200 countries

BT Productions teams up with Attention Seekers to produce video games TV shows

Broadcaster says there's a “legitimate and growing sports season” for video games

By Christopher Dring

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