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ign.com - Ronny Barrier - What Unreal Engine 5 Means for the Games Industry
What Unreal Engine 5 Means for the Games Industry
IGN

Epic's new game engine, Unreal Engine 5, is set to add a new suite of options and seemingly ease the process of game development for developers large and small. That ease of use, plus a drastically improved toolset and multiple features designed to…

forbes.com - David Bloom - Game Industry Dealmaking Continues Record Pace In First Quarter, Boosted Again By Blockchain
Game Industry Dealmaking Continues Record Pace In First Quarter, Boosted Again By Blockchain
Forbes

getty Even amid a softening economy, dealmaking in the videogame sector has continued at a breathless pace, setting another record for number of transactions in 2022's first quarter thanks in part to interest in blockchain-based technology and…

venturebeat.com - Erron Kelly - China's video game market is projected to grow despite government restrictions
China's video game market is projected to grow despite government restrictions
VentureBeat

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more. A five-year forecast from Niko Partners is predicting China's video game market will grow through 2026. This forecast is based on two separate…

wsj.com - The Editorial Board - Opinion | The Massacre Blame Game
Opinion | The Massacre Blame Game
Wall Street Journal

American politics these days never fails to meet the public's low expectations. The latest example is the transparently political attempt by Democrats and their media allies to blame political opponents for the murderous rampage of Payton Gendron…

startribune.com - Michael Rand - Prediction: Game-by-game path leads to 10-win season for Vikings
Prediction: Game-by-game path leads to 10-win season for Vikings
Star Tribune

We've barely started spring and I'm already thinking about the fall. No, this is not a wish to fast-forward through the most glorious four-month span of Minnesota weather — mid-May to mid-September — but rather an acknowledgement that…

newstatesman.com - Louise Perry - Playing language games with sex obscures the reality of rape and abuse
Playing language games with sex obscures the reality of rape and abuse
New Statesman

The police and crime commissioner for Devon and Cornwall, Alison Hernandez, has commissioned a set of guidelines for journalists writing about sexual crime. Titled Altered, Not Defined, the website and booklet focus in particular on vocabulary…

independent.co.uk - Tom Peck - True to form, Wayne Rooney may have just decided the game
True to form, Wayne Rooney may have just decided the game
The Independent

Please enter a valid email address Please enter a valid email address I would like to be emailed about offers, events and updates from The Independent. Read our privacy notice The witness box of Court 13 is far from the only box into which Wayne…

bloomberg.com - John Authers - History Says Buying the Dips Is a Dangerous Game
History Says Buying the Dips Is a Dangerous Game
Bloomberg

To get John Authers' newsletter delivered directly to your inbox, sign up here. If you get it right, there's no doubt that buying the dips is a good idea. Anyone who bought the Nasdaq Composite at its intraday nadir last Thursday is already sitting…

forbes.com - Paul Tassi - What Is 'V Rising,' The Game About To Blow Up On Twitch?
What Is 'V Rising,' The Game About To Blow Up On Twitch?
Forbes

We have a relatively tame landscape for gaming over the summer with only a few notable release exceptions, and one of them may be V Rising, the new vampire survival game that seems like it's about to become a favorite of a whole bunch of content…

medium.com - Bionic - Off the Sidelines and Into the Game
Off the Sidelines and Into the Game
Medium

Entire industries struggled during the pandemic as their customers retreated into their homes to avoid the risks of in-person interaction. However, for the online gaming industry, which gives people ways to socialize and be entertained from the…

forbes.com - Nina Bambysheva - Beyond Crypto Custody: Fireblocks Unveils Web3 Engine To Support DeFi, Games And NFTs
Beyond Crypto Custody: Fireblocks Unveils Web3 Engine To Support DeFi, Games And NFTs
Forbes

Blockchain infrastructure provider Fireblocks has launched a suite of developer tools and a portal for customers to access cryptocurrency exchanges, NFT marketplaces and other decentralized applications across multiple networks. Revealed…

gamesindustry.biz - Danielle Partis - City University of New York launches game design degree
City University of New York launches game design degree
GamesIndustry.biz

The City University of New York has funded and launched a Bachelor's degree program in Digital Game Design, the city's first public games-adjacent qualification. It aims to provide college students in the city with a 'public and affordable option'…

nationalreview.com - Kevin D. Williamson - The Buffalo Blame Game
The Buffalo Blame Game
National Review

Welcome to the Tuesday, a weekly newsletter about many things — language, culture, politics, high dudgeon and lowdown demagoguery. The Tuesday is available only to NRPlus members — you can become a member here. Before the blood was…

espn.com - ESPN Fantasy and Betting Analysts - Betting tips for NBA Eastern Conference finals: Celtics-Heat Game 1
Betting tips for NBA Eastern Conference finals: Celtics-Heat Game 1
ESPN

After beating the Bucks and Nets, Jayson Tatum and the Boston Celtics now head to Miami to face Jimmy Butler and the Heat in a battle of the top two seeds in the Eastern Conference. The Celtics and Heat also met in the Eastern Conference finals in…

venturebeat.com - Rachel Kaser - 505 Games reveals several new indie titles in its digital showcase
505 Games reveals several new indie titles in its digital showcase
VentureBeat

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more. 505 Games held its first digital showcase this morning, and gave a look at several of the indie games in its upcoming release calendar. The…

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