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It can be tough telling the metaverse true believers from the snake oil salesmen
An attempt to offer good news for people who are tired of bad news
Negative impact of studio's conflation of crunch with quality is only amplified by the success of its games
Apex Legends ping system exemplifies the benefit of questioning assumptions of how things are done
Fortnite Impostor is a little too close to Among Us for comfort, but what recourse does Innersloth have?
Honestly, it can't get here quickly enough
What happens when we look past the recent lawsuit to consider the Activision Blizzard CEO beyond the latest headlines?
It's a lot easier for companies to turn the page on abusive workplace scandals than it is for their victims
An entirely too frustrating attempt to chart industry trends through 15 years of the trade group's annual stats dump
The oft-derided plea of the overly concerned parent or disingenuous legislator is a cliché at this point, but there's a reason it keeps coming back
PlayStation faced backlash from indies and PS Plus subscribers this week, despite promising acquisition news
EA's billion-dollar acquisitions are just the latest indication of an abnormal amount of enthusiasm for investment in gaming
Conspicuous absences suggest fading relevance for the venerable show, but don't reflect the health of the industry at large
It's rare that hiring a big-name talent to pitch a game at a show like E3 works for both the company and the audience
Apparent decision to make next God of War and Gran Turismo 7 available on PS4 as well has irked some early adopters, but is the anger justified?
In the past 15 years, EA has posted more than $6 billion in pre-tax profits. After taxes, that number… goes up?
Apple CEO goes out of his way to avoid admitting basic information in Epic court case
Ubisoft's free-to-play faux pas simply reflective of the industry's increasing hunger for lucrative brand extensions
Minecraft isn't a game, Sony is tearing friendships apart, Apple taking 30% makes the world a better place, and other dubious claims aired in court
There's nothing wrong with waiting for a sale or playing a game given away as part of a subscription service
Monthly NPD sales reports underscore how COVID-19 reversed a declining trend in US game spending
The Academy had a week full of insights on game design, localization, narrative direction, IP licensing, and performance capture
Skyrocketing stock and pandemic store closures have made an eventful year for the brick and mortar retailer, but the biggest news has been happening behind the scenes
The publisher is investigating reports that an employee is selling rare cards in FIFA's loot box game mode, but its objections don't hold much weight
Banning a FIFA player who hurled racist abuse via Instagram shows that EA's "platform" rightly extends beyond the confines of the game