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There's no hiding from the culture wars | Opinion

Sony and Disney's instincts to stay silent on culture war issues are understandable -- but among an array of bad and costly options, silence may actually be the worst of them all

By Rob Fahey

Reggie Fils-Aimé on diversity, technology and memeability | Podcast

Former Nintendo of America joins us for our latest episode, available to download now

By GamesIndustry Staff

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Inaction speaks louder than words | This Week in Business

Racists are comfortable in gaming communities because platforms haven't done enough to get rid of them

By Brendan Sinclair

Thunderful and Coatsink acquire Islanders IP

Pair working on DLC for Grizzly Games' city building title, as well as a sequel

Whatever happened to 'the power of the cloud'? | Opinion

This week saw another cloud-chasing outfit exit the scene as Improbable sold off Midwinter to pursue the metaverse

By Brendan Sinclair

What to think about when setting up an apprenticeship program

Beyond-FX CEO Keith Guerrette discusses the VFX studio's apprenticeship initiative, the challenges it faced and why it's worth it

By Marie Dealessandri

Games account for 32% of Tencent's $21.3bn Q1 revenues

Profits are down, execs expect slow approvals from Chinese game regulators to continue

By James Batchelor

You can't quantify DEI, Activision Blizzard | Opinion

Gaming firm's latest gaffe is a reminder that game companies have a long way to go for inclusivity

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Focus Entertainment: "We're trying to build a Federation of Studios"

The Paris-based publisher discusses its acquisition strategy, ambitions in movies and how diversity will drive the industry

By Christopher Dring

Thunderful sees 85% drop in operating profits, but revenues are up

Swedish publisher describes Q1 as a “weak first quarter with positive signals”

By Danielle Partis

God of War Ragnarök to feature 60+ accessibility options

Controller remapping and UI have been redesigned from the ground up, among others

By Marie Dealessandri

Test Drive Unlimited: Solar Crown delayed to 2023

KT Racing and Nacon's title was initially due to launch this September, plus PS4 and Xbox One versions have been cancelled

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Former employee sues GameStop for reportedly violating New York Labor Law

Trevon Mack wants GameStop staff to be recognised as manual workers and receive weekly pay

By Marie Dealessandri

Tappx acquires Fantasy Manager developer From The Bench

The adtech company is looking to diversify its strategy and enter the mobile games market

By Marie Dealessandri

DAGERSystem acquires Can I Play That

Accessibility non-profit purchases website "to become the largest resource for game-accessibility journalism in the world"

By Brendan Sinclair

Certain Affinity will pay to move its devs out of places hostile to their rights

In wake of anti-trans legislation and leak of Supreme Court decision on abortion, Texas developer pledges to cover costs of relocation for full-time staff

By Brendan Sinclair

TikTok testing gaming functionality - Report

Social media platform has been running trials in Vietnam, could roll out to more markets in third quarter

By Brendan Sinclair

Super Mario Sunshine reimagined the franchise | Why I Love

Revita developer Benjamin "BenStar" Kiefer pays tribute to the "renegade spirit" behind a divisive entry in the Mario canon

By Benjamin Kiefer

Take-Two and Zynga shareholders approve acquisition deal

Zynga shares will halt trading May 20, with the formal closing of the agreement expected May 23

Embracer lost $431 million last year

Publisher posts soaring revenues on acquisitions but says it doesn't need to buy more companies to grow; Elex 2 disappoints

By Brendan Sinclair

Sony brings environmental goals forward by ten years

PlayStation firm now aims to be carbon neutral by 2040, using 100% renewable energy by 2030

By James Batchelor

Skybound Entertainment secures fresh investment from Hiro Capital, Knollwood Advisory and more

Walking Dead IP holder also adds industry veteran Ian Livingstone to its board of directors

By James Batchelor

Andreessen Horowitz launches $600m VC fund for games

Games Fund One is firm's inaugural industry-focused investment arm

By Danielle Partis

Hyperlab raises valuation to $7.5m

Mobile outfit headed by former Crytek staff completes seed funding round

By Danielle Partis

Virtuos acquires art production studio Glass Egg

Creative services firm expands presence in Vietnam, aims to open second studio in the country by June 2022

By Danielle Partis

FIFA Online 4 will be unaffected by EA and FIFA split

Nexon tells us it does not expect any changes to players, stadiums and features in popular free-to-play version

By James Batchelor

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