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The Settlers release date delayed indefinitely due to fan feedback

The Settlers release date is delayed indefinitely following critical fan feedback from the game’s closed beta sessions. Closed beta testing was opened earlier in January, allowing Ubisoft to receive feedback from fans of the game. After nearly a month of testing, it has been determined that the game is still …

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BitSummit X-Roads scheduled for August 6-7

BitSummit 2022 will be held from August 6 to 7 at Kyoto International Exhibition Hall Miyakomesse under the name “BitSummit X-Roads”, the organizing committee of BitSummit announcement. 2022 marks the 10th anniversary of BitSummit. Day one will be a business-only day open to Japan-based developers, publishers, media, and sponsors, while …

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Hitman 3 Publisher tries to offer compensation on Steam

After Blowback, IO Interactive offers Hitman upgrades thanks to negative Steam reviews Thanks to Hitman 3 being full price on Steam, there’s been a lot of backlash against the game. Normally going full price is fine, but it’s been out on the Epic Game Store for a year. And also, …

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What is the state of esports in San Antonio? KSAT explains

SAN ANTONIO – Some consider it a mere hobby or pastime, perhaps even unproductive. But the idea that playing video games can’t create opportunities is starting to be a thing of the past thanks to the growing popularity of esports. Competitive video game players can now win huge cash prizes …

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How to watch PLAYISM Game Show 2022

Japan’s oldest independent publisher, PLAYISM, has announced that it is hosting the next edition of its direct-style live game showcase, PLAYISM Game Show, this weekend. PLAYISM says the showcase will be a two-hour live event that will be featured in English, Japanese and Chinese on Youtube as well as other …

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As esports grows, so do investment opportunities – Growth

The popularity of esports has grown exponentially over the past couple of years as gamers and viewers increase. A good example is at the end of 2021, the League of Legends World Championship Finals brought together a record audience of 4 million people. With the increase in esports audiences and …

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Valve Steam Deck: Still Available in February, Company Updates “In Time” Shipping for Purchases

Valve’s Steam Deck is coming to users who purchased the mobile console through pre-orders, and it’s still on track for its February arrival. An update by the Valve team ensures that the Steam Deck is on time for its deliveries in the month of love of 2022, after its previous …

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Xbox Game Releases – January 10-16

The holidays are now over, and it looks like game developers and publishers are wasting no time in getting their games into the hands of the public. Next week, 11 games are coming to Xbox, including Spelunky 2 and The Anacrusis. The two big releases, Spelunky 2 and The Anacrusis, …

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Super Mario Fans Aren’t Satisfied With Luigi’s “Dusty” Wii Render

Super Mario fans aren’t happy with Luigi’s “dusty Wii render” that was used recently for Nintendo’s New Years Celebration Tweet. As we move into 2022, developers and publishers love to celebrate by posting artwork or screenshots that tease new projects or just celebrate that we’ve entered a new year. Nintendo …

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South Korea reportedly asked Apple and Google to remove winning games from app stores

South Korean fans of video games using the play-to-earn (P2E) model may soon find it difficult to play their favorite titles. The government’s Game Management Committee (GMC) has reportedly asked major digital stores, such as the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, to remove games that fall into this …

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Monster Hunter Rise PC Could Benefit From Cross-Backups

I have to make them cross-backups Okay, what I’m about to say might be an unpopular opinion. Although I’m sure others will agree with me 100%. Capcom is doing Monster Hunter Rise for PC a disservice by not enabling cross-save. The same could be said for cross-play, but I don’t …

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Chicory publisher Tunic says indie games are getting absurdly expensive to make

Rebekah Saltsman loves making games. Enough that even though she and her husband Adam have a successful independent publishing business in Finji, they still want to set aside time and space for their own projects where they can. Even in spite of an increasingly complex, busy and extremely expensive industry. …

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Top 7 Metaverse Coins With Market Cap Under $ 100 Million – The VR Soldier

Low market cap projects are extremely attractive to investors looking to get started early for high potential gains. While low valuation Metaverse coins mean higher risk to your investment, it’s much easier to see big payoffs with smaller projects. This article lists our top five Metaverse coins with a low …

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The Game Awards 2021: times, broadcast, how to watch it online, and what to expect

The rewards of the game is back in 2021 to assign the best video games, Developers, Publishers, and Artists of the Year and feature new world premieres, trailers, and announcements of upcoming titles (and even movies like Sonic 2 or Matrix 4). Tonight, December 9, the event created and hosted …

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10 game announcements we want to see in the 2021 Game Awards

The Game Awards 2021 are one of the video game industry‘s most prestigious events this year. TGA 2021 celebrates what the industry has accomplished this year and recognizes the best games and workers in the industry. But of course, it’s also a great place for developers and publishers to showcase …

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Consolidation of lawsuits against Facebook, Apple and Google for “gambling conspiracy”

Posted: Nov 25, 2021, 6:35 a.m. Last update on: November 25, 2021, 6:35 a.m. Philippe conneller Read more A series of lawsuits against Facebook, Apple and Google alleging illegal gambling have been consolidated into one main complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Twenty-five complainants …

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Accessibility in games is both a challenge and an opportunity, report shows – TechCrunch

The gaming community, developers and publishers are starting to make accessibility a staple of their business and hobby, but there is still a long way to go. A report on the needs and habits of disabled gamers in the UK suggests that millions of people around the world regularly experience …

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Africa Games Week arrives in Cape Town in December> NAG

Press release African Games Week is the largest gathering of African game developers in the world; this year, bringing together over 200 developers and 200 other content creators from across the continent. Africa Games Week 2021 will be a hybrid event that will take place live in Cape Town on …

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ESE’s Digital Motorsport Brand Launches First Annual Digital Motorsport World Cup

Receive instant alerts for news on your actions. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, November 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV: ESE) (OTCQB: ENTEF) (the “Society” Where “ESE“) is proud to announce that its Digital Motorsports brand will host the first …

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Amy Hennig Studio Skydance New Media Working On Marvel Game ‘Blockbuster’

The interactive division of Skydance Media, led by Amy Hennig, announces that its first project will be in partnership with Marvel Games for an AAA title. Marvel games has distributed its properties in collaborations of developers who have produced titles such as Marvel’s Spider-Man by Insomniac Games and Marvel’s Guardians …

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SocialPeta helps mobile development companies to acquire users around the world

Copyright 2021 PR Newswire. All rights reserved2021-10-27 SINGAPORE, October 27, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Globally, the mobile gaming industry has seen a significant increase in the number of daily active users and revenue generated. Many reports predict that this industry will continue to grow in the years to come. …

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Astro launches search for an esports marketing AVP

Astro has launched the search for an Assistant Vice President, Head of Marketing and Digital Operations to lead the eGG Network brand and community, developing strategies across all channels. Based in Kuala Lumpur, the appointee will be responsible for the design and implementation of overall marketing and communications strategies. The …

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Mobile game start-up Homa Games raises $ 50 million

Homa Games, a mobile startup developer and publisher, raised $ 50 million in a Series A funding round led by venture capital fund Northzone. The French mobile game start-up has been a success, ranking in the top 20 most downloaded games on the App Store and Play Store in eight …

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Five crypto games to play to win to watch

Key points to remember NFT-powered gambling games have quickly become the fastest growing sector of the crypto economy. The game-to-win model has stolen the limelight from traditional games due to the built-in incentives that shift the power from the game publishers to the gamers. With over 3.2 billion players globally, …

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New sets of database catalogs by their accessibility features

Accessibility features in The Last of Us Part II are among the most complete games to date. GIF: Kotaku / Steve Saylor / Sony As the conversation around video game accessibility becomes more prominent, it’s clear that some games just don’t take the necessary steps to open up the experiences …

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The Show Must Go On: Host Melbourne International Games Week During Sixth Lockdown

Share this article While much of the world reverts to physical events, some regions still focus on digital iterations. One of these events is the Melbourne International Games Week. For the second year in a row, in-person activity plans have been dropped in favor of an online-only gaming celebration. Fran …

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Stefan Adamczyk appointed Vice President of Global Partnerships at Admix

In-game advertising platform Admix has announced the appointment of Stefan Adamczyk as vice president of global partnerships. The main goal of Adamczyk is to expand the worldwide network of Admix publishers. He has over two decades of experience with companies such as AdColony, PHD Media, Lycos and Media Planning Group. …

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The Chinese government has approved Zero Games since the ban on anti-LGBTQ + “sissy men” took effect

For two whole months, the Chinese government did not approve the release of a single game in the region. As was widely reported in August, the Chinese government has set its sights on video games, placing strong restrictions on what they can include and how long they can be played. …

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Excitement on the GOG gaming platform: Hitman only watched online, fully playable

Users of the “Good old Games” (GOG) gaming platform are heavily criticized because the current “Hitman – Game of the Year Edition” offer requires an Internet connection. Otherwise, important missions and objectives will not be achievable. Because GOG advertises its offerings as DRM-free, the Hitman offer is poorly rated. The …

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Hitman arrives at GOG and gets criticized for online DRM. Views: 2,733 Likes: 243 – Bestgamingpro

Hitman’s Game of the Year edition was released by GOG this week. However, players became enraged and bombarded with criticism when they discovered that key elements of the stealth game were restricted by online DRM checks soon after. GOG.com is a digital retail store that started out as a marketplace …

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Kawaii Islands Makes $ 2.4 Million From Private Token Sale For Its Play-To-Earn Anime Metaverse

September 25, 2021 – Tortola, British Virgin Islands Blockchain games up for grabs continue to take the world by storm, and Kawaii Islands is ready to throw its hat in the ring. After a $ 2.4 million private token selling round, the NFT-based blockchain game will debut in September 2021. …

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Mobile Game Publishers, What’s Your Game Plan For Profits ?, Marketing and Advertising News, AND BrandEquity

Serious gamers may be willing to subscribe to a model that provides them with an ad-free gaming experience. (Photo for representation / iStock) By Raviteja Dodda Who doesn’t want to play to win? Emerging a winner is the ultimate goal of not only mobile game enthusiasts, but game designers and …

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Jagged Alliance 3 has been in the works for decades

Jagged Alliance 3 is one of THQ Nordic’s many long-awaited sequels, but many don’t know how long strategy fans are waiting. As part of its big 10th anniversary showcase this month, THQ Nordic unveiled several games with a long history behind them, including Jagged Alliance 3. Paria 2: a new …

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Street Volkswagen of Amarillo Hosts American Advertising Federation Central Region Conference in Amarillo, Texas

John Luciano and David Meraz of Street Volkswagen of Amarillo are delighted to welcome the AAF-CRC to Street VW for the opening reception. Volkswagen Street Amarillo is located in the Texas Panhandle. Street Volkswagen from Amarillo presents the AAF Central Region Conference in Amarillo, TX starting Thursday, September 23 for …

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Become Human developer Quantic Dream wins libel lawsuit against French newspaper Le Monde

Developer Quantic Dream, the studio behind Detroit: become human and Heavy rain, successfully sued Le Monde for defamation, after the French newspaper published articles alleging a harmful work culture. Quantic Dream had sued both Le Monde and Mediapart, an online investigative journal, for articles published in 2018 which he said …

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Key Differences for Mobile IP Licensing in the United States, Japan, and China

A new GamesBeat event is just around the corner! Learn more about what comes next. Games using a licensed IP address are a constant presence in the top ranks of iOS games. Finding the right IP address for your genre and market can make a big difference in acquiring players …

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The Destiny mobile game may be in production

Bungie, the previous developers of Halo and who continue to work and update Destiny 2, are potentially working on a new mobile game based on the destiny franchise. This potential project came about after several Bungie job vacancies were posted recently. Three job postings have been listed by Bungie that …

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Marvel’s Skinny Meanders – Goomba Stomp Magazine

One of the biggest question marks in the gaming industry in recent years has been Marvel’s apparent lack of willingness to emulate the MCU’s massive success in new medium. Marvel games have varied wildly in almost every way, from art style to developer, which to sum up has been a …

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Please don’t name your Kid Game Pass

Photo: Xbox / Kotaku / George Marks / Retrofile (Getty Images) Game pass is a fantastic service, giving you a ton of console and PC games for an insanely small amount of money. But no matter how much you love Game Pass, listen to Xbox Director Aaron Greenberg who asks …

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Vanguard multiplayer reveal and beta dates announced

Call of Duty: The Vanguard is slated for release later this year, and Activision is starting to pull back the curtain on its next entry in the series. The publisher has now revealed when fans can expect to learn the details of multiplayer and when the game’s beta will begin. …

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Here’s the Power Rangers game that never happened

It took a long time, but Power Rangers fans finally got a full-fledged console game in Battle 4 The Grid, and it’s still going strong. In fact, the gaming side of the franchise has grown tremendously over the past 2 years, with Heroes of the Grid, the Power Rangers Bridge …

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Fable 3: The best mods, ranked

The Fable series is considered by many to be one of the best Western RPGs of all time. The combination of hack-and-slash combats coupled with excellent – albeit somewhat generic – storytelling made for a memorable experience that was a real treat to see firsthand. While opinions were certainly mixed …

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Emerging opportunities in the online gaming space for Indian entrepreneurs

India missed the PC and console gaming buzz due to high hardware costs and limited digital penetration However, India has gained a strong foothold in mobile games, thanks to the rapid increase in smartphone penetration and low-cost high-speed internet access. With 136 billion yen in revenue and 433 million players …

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Humble continues plans to increase cut and reduce charitable share – Thumbsticks

Following a backlash on his first announcement, Humble again attempts to increase his own cut at the expense of the charities he supports. Do you know what, in my opinion, is the best meme? Distracted boyfriend is great, the “is that?” butterfly is solid, but I think it’s a bit …

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E3 2021 Day 3 recap: all the big announcements including Halo Infinite, Starfield, Guardians of the Galaxy

We’re nearing the end of E3 2021, and we’ve already seen a slew of trailers, early gameplay, and new reveals from different developers and publishers. While you may have heard a lot of big announcements like Starfield, Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora, and The Outer Worlds 2, there have been loads …

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Wholesome Direct Show Features Over 75 Comfortable Indie Games

This year’s Wholesome Direct livestream featured cute, comfortable, and calm games from a variety of independent developers and publishers. While several titles and updates, like Oblets, were expected, the livestream also revealed a considerable amount of new titles, many of which have demos available to play right now. Wholesome Direct …

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Meet the greatest game publisher you’ve never heard of

The gaming industry is booming and shrinking at the same time, as the biggest companies open their checkbooks and gobble up their rivals in their entirety. Microsoft, Nintendo, and Electronic Arts have all recently spent big to buy even household names in the development and publishing world. Even a mega-publisher …

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Indian government issues guidelines for electronic content development for children with disabilities, aims to achieve inclusive education goal

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ today approved the release of guidelines for the development of electronic content for children with disabilities. A global initiative, PM e-VIDYA was launched on 17e May 2020, with the aim of unifying all efforts related to digital / online / live education. The program …

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Huya Inc. Joins Coalition to End Online Wildlife Trafficking, Harnessing Power of Live Streaming for Public Welfare | 2021-06-07 | Press Releases

GUANGZHOU, China , June 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – HUYA Inc. (“Huya” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HUYA), a leading Chinese live streaming platform, has joined the Coalition to End Wildlife Trafficking Online (the “Coalition”) for the World environment day which fell on June 5 . He hopes to further …

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Elden Ring announcement to take place before E3 2021

KEY POINTS ‘Elden Ring’ was first announced at E3 2019 FromSoftware hasn’t revealed any major details about “Elden Ring” The game could make an appearance at Summer Game Fest Great news for “Elden Ring” fans! After a few years of information drought, game enthusiasts can possibly get more details on …

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Humble Bundle’s COVID-19 Pack Raises $ 1 Million for Charity

The latest Humble Bundle to raise funds to support countries severely affected by COVID-19 has raised more than $ 1 million. The Bundle – which aimed to support charities in Brazil and India and the organizations Direct Relief, Médecins Sans Frontières / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), International Medical Corps and …

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All editors and developers have confirmed their participation

A long list of developers and publishers have confirmed their participation in E3 2021 in June. Well-known companies like Nintendo, Microsoft, Square Enix and Ubisoft have all announced their participation in the game expo, while Sony will not be participating, as it hasn’t since 2019. There is still time for …

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MoPub Welcomes Eileen Keng as Publisher Partnerships Manager, Greater China Region for MoPub

SINGAPORE, May 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – MoPub, a division of Twitter that provides monetization solutions to publishers and developers of mobile applications around the world, welcomes Eileen Keng as MoPub Head of Publisher Partnerships, Greater China Region. Twitter Based Asia Pacific seat in Singapore, Eileen will develop and …

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GameAnalytics launches the GameIntel business intelligence platform

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. GameAnalytics launched GameIntel, a new business intelligence platform created to provide “the game industry‘s source of truth” for the best mobile games. Built on a massive gaming dataset of over a third of total global gamers, GameIntel provides market insights …

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Metro Exodus on PC Now Fully Supports PS5’s DualSense Adaptive Triggers

The PlayStation 5’s DualSense controller debuted with a lot of praise, with special attention paid to its immersive adaptive triggers. The feeling of resistance, impact, and other in-game action connects players to on-screen action in a new way. This feature is one that PC gamers have been waiting patiently to …

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Paweł Olszewskij from Movie Games: “Marketing budget usually reflects 30% of production budget” – Game World Observer

PaweÅ‚ OlszewskiDirector of Business Development, Cinema Games WN Dev Contest is a contest for developers of Unreal Engine games. It is owned by WN Media Group in conjunction with Unreal Engine and Reboot Develop. GWO: PaweÅ‚, what is the relationship between marketing spend and production budget? PaweÅ‚: The marketing budget …

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