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Articles by Brendan Sinclair
Brendan Sinclair, North American Editor
Brendan joined GamesIndustry International in 2012. Based in Toronto, Ontario, he was previously senior news editor at CBS-owned GameSpot in the US.
Recent articles by Brendan Sinclair
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Voices from around the industry share their thoughts on what's at stake and who should be doing what
CEO Yves Guillemot says the games industry will reach 5 billion players in the next ten years
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Trade group's latest annual survey looks to counter stereotypes of who plays games
Developer of Two Point Hospital becomes the first acquisition stemming from the publisher's Searchlight initiative
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Senator Josh Hawley to introduce a bill prohibiting pay-to-win and loot box mechanics in games aimed at children
Management doesn't need to mandate excessive overtime when it has developers policing each other
Revenue and net income down double-digits as company falls off last year's pace, but publisher forecasts a record-setting rebound ahead
DLC: Tim Schafer, Amy Hennig, and Bryan Intihar talk about the obligations they have to the people who report to them
Most gamers surveyed believe loot boxes are a form of gambling, more than a quarter have sold loot box items
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