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Putting PlayStation on the silver screen

Efforts to adapt games to TV and film have generally been poorly received -- but the cultural and business climate we're in may be perfect for Sony's new venture

By Rob Fahey

How Total War conquered China to break franchise records

The latest Total War game has got off to the best start in the franchise's history as Three Kingdoms rules in China

By Christopher Dring

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US considers 25% tariff on game consoles

Trump administration proposes tax on "essentially all products" coming from China as part of escalating trade dispute

By Brendan Sinclair

EA exec lays out a vision of the future

Chief Studios Officer Laura Miele shares her optimism, predicts a machine-learning powered metaverse of gaming within 10 years

By Brendan Sinclair

Sonic the Hedgehog film delayed

Paramount Pictures pushes back Sega mascot's live-action film as it overhauls character design

By Brendan Sinclair

From Rockstar Lincoln studio head to anti-crunch advocate

Mark Lloyd shares how he embraced crunch culture, how he got out of it, and how he's dealing with the lingering guilt and regret

By Mark Lloyd

Leigh Alexander: "Power fantasies are boring"

The award-winning narrative designer is tired of games giving players whatever they want -- it's time we explored "disempowerment fantasies" instead

By James Batchelor

US loot box bill receives bipartisan support

Republican senator's ban on loot boxes pay-to-win mechanics for children has been co-sponsored by two Democrats

By Brendan Sinclair

ZeniMax amicably resolves "Redfall" trademark dispute

Contested trademark is thought by fans to be a possible title for the next Elder Scrolls game

By Matthew Handrahan

GitHub starts Patreon-like Sponsors initiative

Account holders on the Microsoft-owned platform can now become monthly sponsors of open source projects

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Gearbox didn't file a grievance against former legal counsel

Wade Callender confirms that the Borderlands studio has not followed through on its threat

By Matthew Handrahan

Patrice Désilets' Ancestors will be exclusive to Epic Games Store for three months

Staggered console release means Panache Digital's first game will be exclusive to EGS when it launches in August

By Matthew Handrahan

Dead Cells has sold 2m copies in less than a year

Motion Twin's indie hit was on 1m sales in December 2018

All Telltale Games to be pulled from GOG next week

Eight more series to be removed, but 2K is working on getting Tales from the Borderlands reinstated to digital storefronts

By Matthew Handrahan

GOG Galaxy overhaul will unite users' game libraries

Version 2.0 of the storefront will allow players to sync their games, friends and data from other services

The accidental authenticity of Devolver Digital

Graeme Struthers, Kate Ludlow, John Bartkiw and Andrew Parsons reflect on a decade of personality-driven indie publishing

By Rebekah Valentine

TIGA: UK industry now contributes record £1.8b to GDP

New report shows UK headcount at an all-time high of 16,532 full-time staff

By Matthew Handrahan

Superdata: Apex Legends digital revenue down 74% in two months

EA's battle royale title shows second month of steep digital revenue decline, falls out of PC and console top ten

By Matthew Handrahan

Razer signals the end of Ouya with online store closure

The microconsole brand had survived as part of the Forge TV service, but that will close in June

By Matthew Handrahan

Firewatch publisher unveils Playdate gaming handheld

New hardware from Panic will include a game each week from a different designer -- and a hand crank

By Matthew Handrahan

Animoca Brands raises $2.5m for blockchain gaming platform

Money is a combination of investment and a token sale, will help fund the growth of The Sandbox

Riot forms governing body for scholastic esports

Riot Scholastic Association of America to oversee high school and collegiate League of Legends competitions

By Brendan Sinclair

Valve making its own version of popular Dota 2 mod

After talks for a collaboration are abandoned, Valve will make a competing version of Dota Auto Chess "with Drodo's blessing"

By Brendan Sinclair

Shawn Layden stresses importance of diverse teams

PlayStation boss says teams need to represent a global fanbase, warns that "sameness is the death of innovation and creativity"

By Brendan Sinclair

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