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Game Pass would fare better on PC and mobile than PlayStation and Nintendo | Microcast

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Can I Play That maker and volunteer team launch Game Content Triggers Database

The platform provides details on game content that may negatively impact a user's mental health

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Three considerations for improving diverse game narratives and characters

Sweet Baby Inc's Kim Belair offers developers advice on making truly diverse and inclusive narratives that better resonate with audiences

Alan Wen

Sony removing purchased Discovery TV shows from PlayStation Store

Users will no longer be able to access shows in their libraries due to "licensing arrangements"

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Experis Game Solutions staff vote to unionise

83% of workers voted yes to forming a union

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Epic explains why it hasn't sued Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft over 30% fee | Epic vs Google

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Game Pass not coming to PlayStation or Switch, says Phil Spencer

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Bandai Namco denies using AI in the latest Naruto title

The publisher refuted the claims soon after users shared concerns online about dialogue in the brawler

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Phoenix Labs lays off 34 staff

Fae Farm and Dauntless developer makes second round of cuts this year

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EA open sources photosensitivity analysis technology

The IRIS tool has been tested on titles such as Madden NFL 24 and EA Sports FC 24

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Honkai: Star Rail named Google Play's best game of 2023

MiHoYo's RPG also took home the awards for Best Story and Best for Tablets

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Speakerhats off to Atari | This Week in Business

Too many big companies cutting staff this year should have followed the example of the most debased brand in gaming

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