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Netflix takes a page from gaming's playbook | This Week in Business

In dealing with criticism of Chappelle stand-up special, streaming service CEO borrows a familiar dodge

By Brendan Sinclair

Tencent-owned Team Kaiju is searching for the untapped fantasies of first-person shooters

Former Halo and Battlefield leads Scott Warner and Rosi Zagorcheva share more about TiMi Studio Group's expansion into AAA games

By James Batchelor

Would losing the FIFA name hurt EA? | Opinion

Common sense should prevail, but there's more to the FIFA game series than the brand

By Christopher Dring

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FIFA doesn't want an exclusive license deal

Longtime EA Sports licensing partner says "it is clear that this needs to be a space that is occupied by more than one party controlling all rights"

By Brendan Sinclair

Twitch says "minimal" impact to users from hack

Streaming website explains in blog update that passwords and sensitive personal information were not leaked

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Fantasy and Destiny: Designing for returning players | Opinion

Choice of business model impacts game design in far-reaching ways, as seen in the very different experiences of returning to Destiny 2 and Final Fantasy 14

By Rob Fahey

When a game blows up, how do you deal with the fallout?

1047's Ian Proulx talks about coping with the sudden success of Splitgate

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Steam bans blockchain and NFT games

Age of Rust developer says Valve won't let it publish the game on Steam because NFTs have real-world value

By Brendan Sinclair

Introducing Kepler Interactive, a publisher run by independent developers

Kepler and Kowloon Nights co-founder Alexis Garavaryan discusses the benefits of co-owning and co-running a label

By Danielle Partis

Creating game videos: best practices and pitfalls to avoid

Alconost's Natalia Shuhman shares her experience in game trailer and teaser production

By Natalia Shuhman

Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion subscription will cost $50 a year

Service will add Animal Crossing DLC, N64 and Genesis games to online multiplayer offering; family memberships will cost $80

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Lucid Sight raises $2.6m

Investment to support launch of cloud-hosted multiplayer server engine service

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Riot Games acquires media tech firm Kanga Talent

Company creates “fan hubs” for esports talent and franchises

By Danielle Partis

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Xbox Series X|S sells 100,000 units in Japan

It took the Xbox One four years to reach the same milestone in the country

By Marie Dealessandri

MercurySteam responds to complaints over staff missing from credits

Developers must have worked on a title for at least 25% of its full development to appear in the credits, Metroid Dread dev says

By Marie Dealessandri

Mobile veterans form Papukaya

Devs from Supercell, Rovio, and Seriously Digital raise €2.7 million to create games for "people who don't identify as gamers"

By Jeffrey Rousseau

IronSource acquires Tapjoy for roughly $400m

App business platform says it plans to continue expanding, will keep looking for acquisition targets

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Rovio Toronto preparing to take flight

Julie Beaugrand on starting a new studio for the Angry Birds maker amid a pandemic and a shifting mobile industry

By Brendan Sinclair

Do Steam's pre-launch wishlists and post-launch sales line up meaningfully?

GameDiscoverCo is back with more takeaways from its recent survey of Steam developers

By Simon Carless

Sledgehammer Games opens new UK studio

Guildford office will work on Call of Duty: Vanguard content alongside established locations

By Danielle Partis

Former Aeon Must Die developers issue fresh demands to Focus and Limestone as game finally launches

Ex-employees call for former employer to "complete their legal responsibilities," request investigation results, and proof of pay for allegedly unpaid work

By James Batchelor

Stillfront reportedly sued for $30m over mobile subsidiary Kixeye

Update: Stillfront says Kixeye "did not develop accordance with the targets agreed upon in the acquisition agreement"

By Danielle Partis

Resetera sold for $4.5 million

The gaming forum was acquired by MOBA Network

By Marie Dealessandri

It Takes Two sells 3m copies

Hazelight released co-op adventure back in March

Activision announces new anti-cheat system for Call of Duty

Ricochet includes a mandatory kernel-level driver that monitors the apps interacting with the game

By Marie Dealessandri

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