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Family Video Game Database launches out of beta

Site has more than 600 games listed, ongoing support from UKIE and Parent Zone will help expand its listings

Criterion raising money for charity with release of game jam titles

Profits will be donated to British Red Cross, Doctors Without Borders, and Show Racism the Red Card

Little Nightmares surpasses 2m units sold

Horror platformer arrives on Google Stadia next month

Esports merchandise firm We Are Nations launches Nations Ventures

Investment fund is seeking early stage esports companies, first deals expected in Q3 this year

Italian B2B games event First Playable will be digital this year

Local trade body IIDEA makes event free as it shifts online, runs from July 15 to 16

New Game+ Expo will showcase upcoming games with digital event

Sega and Koei Tecmo among the publishers backing the new online showcase on June 23

Polystream receives $100,000 Epic MegaGrant

Streaming tech developer will use funds to demonstrate using Unreal Editor in the cloud

Screen Queensland announces $1m industry relief fund

Australian state offers sustainability and resilience funding during COVID-19 pandemic

Epic Games Store now requires two-factor authentication to claim free games

Requirement only lasts until May 21 as Fortnite firm encourages players to improve their account security

Fortnite's Travis Scott event reached 27.7m unique players

Updated figures show Epic's playerbase took part in live concert 45.8 million times across the five events

Travis Scott concert brings 12.3m concurrent users into Fortnite

Follow-up to last year's Marshmello event sets new record for Epic Games

Riot Games cancels League of Legends MSI

Previously delayed by two months, the 2020 Mid-Seasonal Invitational has now been cancelled

Niantic tweaks Harry Potter: Wizards Unite to be quarantine compatible

Joins Pokémon Go and Minecraft Earth as location-based mobile games altered to be playable during lockdown

Xbox Game Studios, Warner Bros, Codemasters pull out of GeForce Now

But Ubiosft adds all Assassin's Creed and Far Cry titles, Nvidia working with digital stores so publishers can add games to streaming service

Wargaming raises $114k for military veterans

Partnership with Stack Up non-profit raises money for veterans' mental health

Football Manager offers free in-game ads for mental health charities

Sports Interactive will help organisations spread their message and support through popular game during COVID-19 crisis

GameDev.World raised more than $80,000 for GDC Relief Fund

Livestreamed event plus indie games bundle helped encourage donations towards developers affected by GDC's postponement

Sea of Thieves coming to Steam soon

Will feature full cross-play with Windows 10 and Xbox One versions, exact release date to be announced

UKIE partners with CALM to promote benefits of gaming during lockdown

UK trade body working with suicide prevention charity to provide free resources and advice on mental health

Mobile developers in partnership to aid global charities

Developers set aside ad inventory to support Make-A-Wish Foundation, SpecialEffect, BuildAid and others

Warface reaches 1m players on Nintendo Switch

Free-to-play shooter reaches milestone after one month on the platform

CryEngine coming to Android

Crytek opens registration for developers who wish to take part in the beta test later this year

Big Run Studios raises $1.4m from Galaxy Interactive

Mobile developer closes seed funding round to bring casual audiences together

Bungie has raised more than $1m towards Australian bushfire relief

Over 75,000 special T-shirts sold, funds raised will go towards the NSW Rural Fire Service and WIRES

UKIE launches COVID-19 helpline in partnership with law firm Sheridans

Free legal helpline is open from today until Friday, March 20 for all UK game businesses

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