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Past harassment is still present | This Week in Business

It's a lot easier for companies to turn the page on abusive workplace scandals than it is for their victims

By Brendan Sinclair

How to get a job as a creative director

The GamesIndustry.biz Academy shares advices on how to land one of the most influential roles in games development

By James Batchelor

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Research finds popular games skirt Chinese loot box disclosure laws

New academic paper details ways publishers hide required consumer protection information, likens behavior to that seen in alcohol, gambling, and tobacco industries

By Brendan Sinclair

Warcraft 3: Reforged devs blame company for lack of support - Report

Reduced budget, mismanagement, and smaller development team contributed to a "rough launch"

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Netflix's games won't be the Netflix of Games

Those expecting the streaming giant to take a Stadia-like approach to games will be disappointed - but what Netflix is doing instead could be more creative and interesting.

By Rob Fahey

Improving your Onboarding | The GamesIndustry.biz Academy Jobscast

Third episode in our four-part series now available, explores how to make hires feel welcome and enabled

By James Batchelor

Gaming outlets halt Activision Blizzard coverage

The Gamer, GameXplain say they won't be covering the company's products until more is done; Prima Games puts "hard pause" on Activision Blizzard and Ubisoft coverage

By Brendan Sinclair

Rovio wants fans of the feather to flock together

Angry Birds head of brand strategy Ben Mattes says there's a multi-year plan to get players more engaged with a "canon" to tie the franchise closer together

By Brendan Sinclair

Thinking outside the Man Box

Geena Davis and Mitu Khandaker go over the results and takeaways of a new study about masculinity in games and online communities

By Brendan Sinclair

43% of developers report better work-life balance during pandemic

IGDA developer survey also finds 37% of developers saw work-life balance hurt over past year and a half

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Blizzard president addresses harassment, discrimination lawsuit

J. Allen Brack acknowledges the "extremely troubling" hurt of employees and allegations

By Brendan Sinclair

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Playdate pre-orders go live next week

Creator Panic promises plenty of stock for first wave, launching July 29th

By Danielle Partis

Bungie speaks out against toxic studio cultures following Activision lawsuit

Destiny studio admits some staff have experienced harassment but says "we never excuse it or sweep it under the rug"

By James Batchelor

Epic acquires Sketchfab

3D marketplace will continue to operate independently from the Unreal Engine maker

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Human: Fall Flat hits 30m copies shipped

No Brakes Games announces latest milestone on fifth anniversary of physics game's PC launch

Creative Chronicles: How to become a programmer

The GI.biz Academy partners with Creative Assembly to publish its Creative Chronicles video series, today focusing on becoming a programmer

By Creative Assembly

Leadership lessons from Satoru Iwata

Five key tenets of Iwata's leadership style, as presented in "Iwata Asks"

By David Richards

Unity acquires SpeedTree creator

Engine maker says it will fully integrate Interactive Data Visualization, Inc tools into Unity

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Skull and Bones devs detail troubled development - Report

Lack of clear direction, changes in leadership, and redesigns contributed to repeated delays

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Hades and Ghost of Tsushima triumph at GDC Awards 2021

Supergiant's Roguelike wins Game of the Year, while Umurangi Generation takes home $12,000 in IGF prizes

By Danielle Partis

Best Places To Work Awards Winner: Iron Galaxy Studios

We interview AAA games developer Iron Galaxy, one of the 11 winners of our first GamesIndustry.biz US Best Places To Work Awards

By Christopher Dring

Detroit: Become Human sells 6m units worldwide

Quantic Dream's adventure title launched back in April 2018

Ubisoft wins lawsuit against DDoS attack operation

Group ordered to cease operations and hand any associated domains over to the company

By Danielle Partis

Lawsuit filed against Activision Blizzard for harassment and discrimination against women

The document details the company's toxic culture, a "breeding ground for harassment and discrimination against women"

By Marie Dealessandri

Report details toxic culture, sexual harassment and racial pay disparity at Ubisoft Singapore

Sources say things have improved since studio head was removed last year, but many issues still remain

By James Batchelor

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