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Gayming Magazine launching LGBTQ games awards next year

Awards will highlight authentic representation, industry diversity and more in February 2021

By James Batchelor

Netflix making Beyond Good & Evil movie

Feature film based on Ubisoft's cult hit will reportedly be director by Detective Pikachu director Rob Letterman

By James Batchelor

The Outer Worlds wins GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Video Game

Obsidian's interplanetary adventure included an openly asexual companion character, Parvati

By Rebekah Valentine

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Congress defeats bill to block US military from recruiting via Twitch

US Navy and Army have stated they will continue to stream on popular games site

By James Batchelor

SuperData: Big publisher showcases did not suffer from absence of E3

Twitch numbers were higher than E3 2019 showcases for major publishers, but PC Gaming Show's audience was down compared to last year

By Matthew Handrahan

We don't need E3 anymore

Fancensus head of analytics Ryan Janes analyses the media impact for the summer's biggest announcements

By Ryan Janes

US homes with a console jump 31% year-over-year, says Comscore

Media tracking firm also sees surge in gaming site traffic after pro sports leagues halted

By Brendan Sinclair

Netflix's The Witcher gets a prequel spin-off

The Witcher: Blood Origin will be a six-part live-action series from Declan de Barra and Lauren Schmidt Hissrich

Video game TV network G4 teases a return in 2021

The channel launched in 2002, and was shut down in 2014

Xbox confuses its cross-generation message | Podcast

Latest episode available to download now, discussing the highlights of this week's Xbox Games Showcase

By GamesIndustry Staff

Livestreaming pandemic surge sustained through Q2

StreamElements says hours watched on Twitch jumped 56% over first quarter of year while Facebook Gaming rose 75%

By Brendan Sinclair

Watch today's Xbox Games Showcase here

Microsoft will show off long-awaited look at first-party Xbox Series X games, including Halo Infinite

By James Batchelor

Metacritic now delays user reviews until more than 24 hours after games launch

UPDATE: Company says the decision was not influenced by backlash and review bombing against The Last Of Us: Part II

By James Batchelor

Wales Interactive quietly pulls announcement for FMV game about female streamer abuse

Publisher says Gamer Girl was designed to raise awareness of the toxicity women face online

By James Batchelor

Twitch orders end to US Army giveaway promotion on its channel

Alleged controller giveaway reportedly sent users to a recruitment page with no mention of a contest

By Rebekah Valentine

Ghost of Tsushima: Critical Consensus

Critics says PlayStation's latest is a visually stunning adventure held back by ageing open-world design and mechanics

By James Batchelor

Twitch reinstates Donald Trump's channel after two-week ban

Channel has already made its first new broadcast, but all campaign rally footage has been removed

By James Batchelor

Phil Spencer: “I don't have any regrets about Mixer”

Xbox chief discusses what the Mixer closure means for its strategy

By Christopher Dring

Twitch deletes Black Lives Matter video after criticism it lacked Black creators

Twitch partners from the Black community said they were overshadowed, spoken over by white personalities

By Rebekah Valentine

Portuguese AI start-up Replai raises $1.3m

Bright Pixel, Ideias Glaciares, Clever Advertising among investors

Ninja appears to have moved to YouTube Gaming

Following Mixer's shutdown, Twitch's former top streamer has moved platforms once more

By Rebekah Valentine

EA partners with TBS for four-episode The Sims reality show

The Sims Spark'd will see 12 community personalities compete in creative in-game design challenges

By Rebekah Valentine

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

My Friend Pedro to get a TV adaptation

Legendary Television to develop game into an R-rated dramedy

By Rebekah Valentine

Amazon Studios developing new Fallout TV series

Westworld co-creators to produce the project with Kilter Films

By Rebekah Valentine

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