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Facebook's cloud isn't for the birds | Opinion

The social network's little noticed entry into cloud streaming is the most sensible and likely to succeed proposition of any entrant thus far

By Rob Fahey

Brenda Romero's tips for building your personal brand

During GI Live: Academy, Brenda Romero gave students advice on how to build and grow their reputation before even entering the industry

By Marie Dealessandri

PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan on making PS5 more successful than PS4

"I've done them all, and this has easily been the most extraordinary PlayStation launch of any of them."

By Christopher Dring

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Sony details PS5 accessibility features

New console launches with additional options for visually and hearing impaired players, options to turn off haptic feedback

By Rebekah Valentine

Mike Zaimont hired, fired from Guilty Gear project following abuse allegations

Arc System Works representative says Zaimont was brought on assuming he would "eventually resolve the allegations against him."

By Rebekah Valentine

Todd Howard: "The next generation is about access"

Bethesda Game Studios' director discusses the Microsoft acquisition, cloud gaming, and how Game Pass could boost IP that struggles at retail

By James Batchelor

Lifting the barriers for Black professionals in the games industry

Focusing on retention and promotion, the GamesIndustry.biz Academy looks at the barriers facing Black talent in games

By Marie Dealessandri

Standing on the shoulders of Riot Grrrl: Story Juice and punk feminism in games

“When you can't see your stories and perspectives in an industry, then you have to put them there,” says studio founder Dr Hannah Wood

By Haydn Taylor

PUBG Mobile has ceased operations in India due to government ban

Tencent statement defends protection of user data -- "we deeply regret this outcome"

By Matthew Handrahan

Oculus Quest 2 pre-orders were five times higher than Oculus Quest

Mark Zuckerberg sets a target of "ten million active units" to make Facebook's VR platform self-sustaining

By Matthew Handrahan

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Jim Ryan: "We're more than a few minutes from the future of VR"

PlayStation's CEO said VR will not be "meaningful component of interactive entertainment" until at least 2022

By Marie Dealessandri

Everwild creative director leaves Rare

Simon Woodroffe resigned from his position, but Rare's new IP is "in good hands" studio head Craig Duncan said

By Marie Dealessandri

Gears Pop shutting down next year

Mobile RTS will close in April, a year and a half after launch

Gfinity cuts costs, seeks stability following another year of losses

Operating loss for the year was 5.5 million as company ponders acquisitions, partnerships, or sale

By Rebekah Valentine

Activision-Blizzard needs to hire 2,000 people to meet production demands

Publisher to beef up for franchise-focused strategy a year and a half after laying off 800

By Rebekah Valentine

Battle of the launch line-ups: What games make for a successful console launch?

How important are first-party games? What will be the key titles for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S? We look at the data

By Christopher Dring

Call of Duty drives Activision Blizzard revenues up 52% year-over-year

Modern Warfare reboot sets franchise record for first-year premium sales as engagement dips for Blizzard, King

By Brendan Sinclair

Stillfront Group acquires Everguild for 1.06m

Studio collective expands into the CCG genre with Madrid-based developer

By Rebekah Valentine

CD Projekt attributes new Cyberpunk delay to working with current-gen consoles

Update: Co-CEO Adam Kiciński apologizes to staff for "demeaning and harmful" comments about crunch during investor call

By Matthew Handrahan

Far Cry 6, Rainbow 6 Quarantine delayed

Ubisoft pushes upcoming games into next fiscal year as it reports record profits for first half of year

By Brendan Sinclair

Annapurna Interactive launches internal development studio

The Outer Wilds publisher is looking for a game director for its first in-house project

By Marie Dealessandri

2020 is already a record year for games investment

DDM: $5.2 billion in investment in Q3 alone brings the year's total to $9.9 billion so far

By Rebekah Valentine

Phil Spencer: "Our motivation is not to turn everybody into a subscriber"

The Xbox chief renewed his commitment to retail and said Game Pass is not here to "take options away from people"

By Marie Dealessandri

Wasteland 3 passes one million players

InXile's RPG was boosted by its presence on Xbox Game Pass

EA fined €10m over loot boxes as Dutch court sides with gambling authority

District court unmoved by FIFA publisher's defenses, denies its bid to keep fines from being made public

By Brendan Sinclair

Capcom's games business rescues six-month results

Total revenue and profits increased despite the impact of COVID-19 on arcades and amusement centres

By Matthew Handrahan

CD Projekt Red's stock fell 25% in two months amid Cyberpunk uncertainty

Negative stories about the production and release of Cyberpunk 2077 coincided with €2.5b decline in market cap

By Matthew Handrahan

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