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Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Blockbuster IP

Latest episode available to download now, in which we discuss the resurgence of licensed games

By GamesIndustry Staff

YouTube channel GameXplain accused of overworking and underpaying staff

Owner André Segers says he is "absolutely committed" to a postive work/life balance and fair compensation

By James Batchelor

Nintendo blocks videos by Game & Watch hacker

But YouTuber who added other games to Super Mario Bros anniversary handheld is filing disputes to reinstate them

By James Batchelor

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GameFly introduces movies-only subscription

Original 'Netflix for games' mail order rental company expands offerings with a Netflix for movies

By Brendan Sinclair

What we learned from PlayStation Vita | Podcast

Our weekly news discussion show is back, now with a new monthly section based on 10 Years Ago This Month

By James Batchelor

Streamer TheGrefg breaks Twitch peak concurrent viewership records

Reveal of new Fortnite Icon series skin reaches 2.4 million peak concurrent viewers

By Rebekah Valentine

Genvid targets "a huge opportunity for game developers" with Rival Peak

Jacob Navok on seeding a new form of interactive entertainment with a singular combination of live-streamed gameplay and reality tv show

By Matthew Handrahan

Twitter says gaming posts up 75% in 2020

More than 2 billion gaming tweets make for a record year as Animal Crossing: New Horizons and The Game Awards 2020 were most talked about game and event, respectively

By Brendan Sinclair

Twitch, Facebook see best months for viewership yet in December

DLive, a game streaming platform used by Capitol insurrectionists, also saw December uptick

By Rebekah Valentine

Twitch suspends Trump account following insurrection at US Capitol

"We believe this is a necessary step to...prevent Twitch from being used to incite further violence"

By Rebekah Valentine

Twitch pulls Pogchamp emote over link to Capitol siege supporter

Streaming site says Ryan 'Gootecks' Gutierrez, the face of the emote, was "encouraging further violence" via Twitter

By James Batchelor

ITV invests in Roshambo Live team for TV pilot

UK broadcaster could acquire developer Live Tech Games if interactive game show concept proves successful

By James Batchelor

Games of the Year 2020 | Podcast

The team discuss their favourite games that may or may not have come out in the last 12 months

By GamesIndustry Staff

Monster Hunter movie makes $2.2m in US opening weekend

Capcom adaptation has generated $7 million so far, despite pandemic impact on cinemas

By James Batchelor

The Game Awards sets new viewership record with 83m livestreams

At the peak of the event, there were 8.3 million concurrent viewers worldwide

By Marie Dealessandri

Twitch set new viewership milestone in November with 1.7b hours watched

Launch of new World of Warcraft expansion and Minecraft DLC bring audience surge to both games

Facebook Gaming creators have earned $50m in Stars in 2020

Over 2000 creators are making more than $1,000 per month on the platform

By Rebekah Valentine

Games media in 2020 | Podcast

Editors and staff from Kotaku, VGC, VG47 and USGamer join us for this special episode, available to download now

By GamesIndustry Staff

Cyberpunk 2077 launches with some real dystopia in tow | Opinion

Nobody should be pleased that CD Projekt Red's most notable innovation is pushing consumers to buy its new game entirely sight unseen

By Rob Fahey

Ark: Survival Evolved gets an animated series

David Tennant, Russell Crowe, Vin Diesel, Elliot Page among the cast of show coming in 2022

By Rebekah Valentine

The Last of Us Part 2 dominates at The Game Awards

Naughty Dog's post-apocalyptic adventure takes home six awards, including Game of the Year

By Rebekah Valentine

The Game Awards announces inaugural Future Class

Awards show recognizes 50 individuals "who represent the bright, bold and inclusive future of video games"

By Rebekah Valentine

Twitch revises hateful conduct and harassment policy

Starting next month, platform will no longer allow Confederate flags, misgendering people, asking for nudes; existing content will be exempt from new rules

By Brendan Sinclair

Facebook launches Black Gaming Creator Program

Social network will spend $10m over next two years to help Black streamers go full-time with funding, mentorship, and training opportunities

By Brendan Sinclair

Minecraft tops YouTube's list of most watched games of 2020

Videos of Microsoft's game were watched 201 billion times this year; Roblox was second with 75 billion views

By Brendan Sinclair

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