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"What's your plan to not destroy yourself as you're stepping into this career path?"

At Reboot Develop, Devolver and Good Shepherd co-founder Mike Wilson discussed the need for unions, mental burnout, and dealing with online toxicity

By James Batchelor

The Sentinel stands alone

Why I Love: Quantum Soup's Chris Payne remembers Geoff Crammond's purely innovative, rarely imitated classic

By Chris Payne

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EA Maxis renames The Sims' "insane" character trait

Switch to "erratic" is a reflection of how "language evolves", EA says

By Matthew Handrahan

Turtle Beach regains compliance with Nasdaq listing standards

Gaming headset firm reaches minimum bid price and market value to stay public

The GamesIndustry.biz Careers Survey 2018: Your insights needed

Annual study gives all industry members the chance to have their say (anonymously) about pay, working conditions, diversity and more

By James Batchelor

Albert Penello leaving Microsoft

Senior director of Xbox console marketing has been with the company since before the original Xbox launch

By Brendan Sinclair

Buried Signal: "Every piece of Gorogoa was a new problem"

After his excellent debut Gorogoa, Buried Signal's Jason Roberts looks towards a far less difficult second album

By Matthew Handrahan

Jobs roundup: Hearthstone game director Ben Brode parts ways with Blizzard

Meanwhile, Universal names new senior vice president of games and former Tomb Raider boss joins Xbox leadership team

By Haydn Taylor

Death Road to Canada delayed after Toronto tragedy

Ukiyo Publishing postpones game's console launch after van attack kills 10, injures 15 more

EGX Rezzed 2018 posts record industry attendance

1,500 business professionals at this year's event

By Christopher Dring

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Razer eyes SE Asia expansion with $61 million MOL Global buyout

The deal will combine zGold and MOLPoints, "creating one of the world's largest virtual credits platforms for gamers"

By Matthew Handrahan

Microsoft accused of 'egregious and wilful' patent infringement

Terminal Reality and Infernal Technologies file lawsuit against tech giant for infringing patent with multiple games

By Haydn Taylor

Rooster Teeth expands into the UK with London office

London will be "a proving ground" in a larger, international expansion

By Matthew Handrahan

Tencent will invest $15 million in Fortnite's rollout in China

Seeding an esports community for Epic's game will be a focus of the investment

By Matthew Handrahan

First major PUBG tournament launches this summer with $2m prize pool on the line

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Global Invitational set to take place this year in Berlin, Germany

By Haydn Taylor

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Voice acting, with OMUK

Latest episode available to download now, featuring voice director Mark Estdale

By James Batchelor

Twitch starts beta for new monetisation system

Viewers can now spend virtual Bits in Extensions, with revenue divided between streamer and developer

By Matthew Handrahan

GOG storefront adds social features with User Profiles

CD Projekt subsidiary moves closer to Steam with new features

Quantic Dream sues press over reports of toxic workplace - Report

Detroit: Become Human studio takes legal action against two of the three outlets who unearthed allegations of harassment and discrimination

By Brendan Sinclair

Fortnite streamer peaks at 667,000 concurrent viewers, breaking own record

Las Vegas Esports Arena inaugural event becomes record-breaking Twitch stream

By Haydn Taylor

British Games Institute announces 20 new board members

Organisation calls for the games industry to help govern its programmes

By Haydn Taylor

Darwin Project goes free-to-play after six weeks in Early Access

Scavengers Studio cites players' "difficulty finding matches" as motivation for the change

By Matthew Handrahan

Rovio and Sony confirm a new Angry Birds movie for 2019

The first film earned $352 million since it opened two years ago

By Matthew Handrahan

Hearthstone game director leaves Blizzard

Ben Brode spent ten years working on the popular card game

By Matthew Handrahan

Capcom sunsets Puzzle Fighter after eight months

Mobile game will be pulled from the app stores on July 1, and close for good on July 31

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