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Summer video game reveals showed record number of female protagonists

But Feminist Frenquency's annual analysis warns this may be a "one-off statistical anomaly"

By James Batchelor

YouTube: Among Us videos reached 4bn views in September

Video platform's report shows US as largest audience, but viewers flooding in from around the world

By James Batchelor

Rooster Teeth's Ryan Haywood and Adam Kovic let go amid 'explicit photos' scandal

The Achievement Hunter and Funhaus hosts reportedly sent inappropriate unsolicited photos to fans

By Marie Dealessandri

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Nintendo issues cease and desist against influencer and adult entertainer Pokeprincxss

Social media personality rebrands after trademarking her name and selling merchandise bearing Pokémon characters

By James Batchelor

How Twitch failed to create a safe space for staff and streamers | Podcast

Latest episode delves deeper into the stories of sexual assault and racism at the company behind the leading streaming site

By GamesIndustry Staff

GameSpot undergoes layoffs

Multiple people gone amid impending acquisition by Red Ventures

By Brendan Sinclair

Twitch staff call the company out on sexual assault, racism, more

Employees from throughout the streaming platform's history describe a culture of indifference to inappropriate, unsafe, and abusive behavior

By Brendan Sinclair

The Game Developers' Playlist: Ultima 7 with Megan Fox | Podcast

Glass Bottom Games founder explores the impact of the 1992 RPG on her career

By GamesIndustry Staff

Facebook Gaming surpassed one billion hours watched in Q3

Twitch viewership cools somewhat after pandemic spike, while YouTube and Facebook continue stready rise

By Rebekah Valentine

Cybercrunch 2077 and Pokémon Stay | Podcast

Latest episode available to download now, also discusses the early success of Genshin Impact

By GamesIndustry Staff

Twitch signs exclusive deal with CohhCarnage

Variety streamer agrees to multi-year pact that will have him livestreaming full-time on the platform

By Brendan Sinclair

Resident Evil series will debut on Netflix in 2021

Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness will be a CGI show focused on Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield

The Five Games of Debbie Bestwick | Podcast

Download now to hear how Team17's CEO started her career at 16 and why Worms was first developed on a calculator

By James Batchelor

GameHERs awards announced for November 19

New awards series honors women and non-binary individuals in games, esports, content creation

Live-action Yakuza movie is in the works

Sega partners with 1212 and Wild Sheep for adaptation based on the franchise

By Rebekah Valentine

Tribeca Film Festival issues call for games submissions

Tribeca Games Award introduced alongside newly-formed games advisory board including Geoff Keighley, Hideo Kojima, Sam Lake

By Rebekah Valentine

Among Us hours watched on Twitch spiked 650% from July to August

It was the 11th most-watched category on Twitch at 30 million hours for the month

By Rebekah Valentine

Xbox shows its hand | Podcast

Latest episode discusses Series S, price points, Xbox All Access, EA Play on Game Pass and, er, Nintendo

By GamesIndustry Staff

Ninja returns to Twitch with multi-year exclusivity deal

Popular streamer had already begun streaming on Twitch in August following Mixer shutdown

Watch 'How PR can help you secure investment' here | Investment Summit Online

PR veteran Stefano Petrullo discusses the advantages of getting coverage before seeking finance

By James Batchelor

Watch Crayta dev's 'Planning for Downstream' here | Investment Summit Online

Unit 2 Games will share how livesteaming can help studios secure funding

By James Batchelor

The Game Developer's Playlist: RPG Maker, with Davionne Gooden | Podcast

Second episode in our spin-off series looks at the accessible development tool that's inspiring indies

By GamesIndustry Staff

Kotaku UK shutting down

Rights reverting to G/O Media as Future Publishing decides not to renew licensing deal

By James Batchelor

Freedom Games joins indie publisher ranks at full speed

Fandom veterans founded their operation and published Dreamscaper into Early Access in a matter of weeks

By Brendan Sinclair

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