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Amazon video site breached, exposing future product plans

A participant watches a live demonstration of Link Kit’s Snow World online game displayed on a Twitch Interactive video streaming service. Kiyoshi Ota | Bloomberg | Getty Images Amazon’s video streaming service Twitch was hacked on Wednesday in a breach that included details of payments to content creators and an unreleased product from Amazon Game […]

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China to ban video games featuring same-sex relationships

China promulgates a ban on video games featuring same-sex relationships. According to South China Morning Post, a new government memo said only games describing a “correct set of values” would be approved by authorities, meaning new restrictions on games featuring same-sex relationships, “effeminate men” and characters including sex is not immediately apparent. “If regulators cannot […]

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Here are all the major video game news and upcoming releases for October 2021

ComplexCon returns to Long Beach November 6-7 with hosts J. Balvin and Kristen Noel Crawley, performances by A $ AP Rocky and Turnstile, and more shopping and falls. Reserve your place while tickets run out! To buy tickets In October, Nintendo will release both a new and improved Switch and a new entry in the […]

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67% say video game stories are better than movies

A new survey has found that 67% now think video game stories are far superior to those found on TV or in the movies. While some may scoff at the idea, the survey conducted by presentation design agency Buffalo 7 provides legitimate grounds for debate. The gaming industry has grown in leaps and bounds over […]

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Opinion: can a video game lack inclusiveness? Nintendo’s ‘Animal Crossing’ Aims to Tackle the Problem | Opinion

In today’s era of increased media consumption, it’s unfortunate that we still face a lack of representation – not just in the industry, but in games themselves. For my part, I am not really a player. As a kid, I stuck with Club Penguin, Poptropica and sometimes the Mario Kart game when I was at […]

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YouTubers find video game jackpot under a pile of mold and maggots

Two YouTube dealers unearthed valuable video games from a pile of mold and maggots in a dilapidated, rat-infested house. If cockroaches, rats, and maggots capsize your stomach, this is your warning to prepare for what’s to come – the following story is not for the faint of heart. Video game hunters Aimee and Korbin hit […]

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Industry warns booming New Zealand video game industry will soon be stifled without support

While applauding New Zealand’s success so far, Managing Director Dean Hall describes our industry as “a fraction” of what it could be. “The video game industry has gone largely with little success here and there and I think this may become proof that video games don’t need help.” The cinema is a big aid industry, […]

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Tribe Nine is the new anime, video game and webtoon franchise from the creator of Danganronpa

Akatsuki, Too Kyo Games, and Funimation reveal new details about Tribe Nine, their new combat baseball franchise from the makers of Danganronpa. New details have been posted on Tribe Nine, an ambitious new multimedia franchise from the creators of Danganronpa series. The new franchise takes place in a colorful but post-apocalyptic world, in the city […]

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Famous Video Game Magazine “A Deep Waste of Time” Gets a Reprint

Image: Nintendo’s Life There are video game magazines, and then there is A deep waste of time. More an homage to the art of making games than anything else, this post has so far featured two issues and featured Toby Fox, Ashly Burch, Rami Ismail, Keita Takahashi, Tetsuya Mizuguchi and Jenny Jiao Hsia, discussing and […]