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businessinsider.com - Peter Kafka - Netflix video game boss Mike Verdu is leaving his role
Netflix video game boss Mike Verdu is leaving his role
Business Insider

NurPhoto/Getty Images Netflix is replacing Mike Verdu, the executive in charge of its games business. Netflix launched its games division in 2021, aiming to replicate Apple's Apple Arcade. The gaming strategy's success is unclear, and internal…

digitaltrends.com - Carli Velocci - Epic Games Store's bombshell video game leak, explained
Epic Games Store's bombshell video game leak, explained
Digital Trends

In an event not seen since numerous video games leaked through Nvidia GeForce Now, a third-party tool accidentally exposed a bunch of listings on the Epic Games Store. A website called EpicDB featured public pages for a bunch of unannounced titles…

observer.com - Brandon Katz - Video Game Movies Are Having a Moment in Hollywood-and It's Just the Start
Video Game Movies Are Having a Moment in Hollywood-and It's Just the Start
Observer

Video game intellectual property (IP) has emerged as the next battleground for Hollywood as comic book movie enthusiasm begins to wane and wobble, and studios are leveraging video game assets better than ever after years of resistance and failure.

venturebeat.com - Dean Takahashi - MIGS will host largest external game development marketplace
MIGS will host largest external game development marketplace
VentureBeat

GamesBeat is excited to partner with Lil Snack to have customized games just for our audience! We know as gamers ourselves, this is an exciting way to engage through play with the GamesBeat content you have already come to love. Start playing…

bbc.co.uk - BBC Archive 1995: Sony Playstation
BBC Archive 1995: Sony Playstation
BBC

Japanese electronics giant Sony has entered the video game console market, with Playstation. Can it really compete with industry behemoths Sega and Nintendo?

koat.com - Jocelyn Brumbaugh - Video: Protesters detained during Congressional Baseball game
Video: Protesters detained during Congressional Baseball game
KOAT

Updated: 7:19 PM MDT Jun 12, 2024 Video: Protesters detained during Congressional Baseball game Updated: 7:19 PM MDT Jun 12, 2024 The latest breaking updates, delivered straight to your email inbox. Video: Protesters detained during Congressional…

bloomberg.com - Denitsa Tsekova - Andrew Left Closes Bold GameStop Short After Latest Cash Raise
Andrew Left Closes Bold GameStop Short After Latest Cash Raise
Bloomberg

Video-game retailer and meme stock now has $4 billion in cash If share price falls much ‘I'll probably short some': Left Andrew Left closed out his gutsy short position against GameStop Corp. as the meme-stock company raised $3 billion in…

polygon.com - Nicole Carpenter - 7 games to check out in Steam's Women-Led Games Showcase
7 games to check out in Steam's Women-Led Games Showcase
Polygon

Summer Game Fest may be over, but we don't have to stop celebrating games. On Steam, the Women-Led Games Showcase is putting the spotlight on games created by studios led by women; there are both games on sale and upcoming game demos to try out.

wtae.com - Jocelyn Brumbaugh - Video: Protesters detained during Washington Nationals game
Video: Protesters detained during Washington Nationals game
WTAE

Updated: 8:46 PM EDT Jun 12, 2024 Video: Protesters detained during Washington Nationals game Updated: 8:46 PM EDT Jun 12, 2024 The latest breaking updates, delivered straight to your email inbox. Video: Protesters detained during Washington…

gameranx.com - Todd Black - Suda51 Promises To 'Cook' On Nintendo Switch 2
Suda51 Promises To 'Cook' On Nintendo Switch 2
Gameranx

More than likely, there's not going to be a Nintendo Direct this week, which is sad for numerous reasons. But in lieu of that, many people are trying to focus on the future of The Big N, and that means talking about the Switch 2. The announcement…

eugeneweekly.com - Smiling Through It
Smiling Through It
Eugene Weekly

This year, I've been streaming the Cartoon Network's newest Adult Swim animated series, Smiling Friends. For the last decade, I have been watching online animations from the two creators, Zach Hadel and Michael Cusack, so finding out back in 2020…

cnbc.com - Jim Cramer - Jim Cramer's top 10 things to watch in the stock market Wednesday
Jim Cramer's top 10 things to watch in the stock market Wednesday
CNBC

My top 10 things to watch Wednesday, June 12 Stocks jumped after the May consumer price index came in cooler than Wall Street expected. Bonds yields fell after CPI, with the yield on the Fed-sensitive 2-year Treasury reaching its lowest level since…

gameranx.com - Ryan Parreno - Gears of War E-Day Will Have A Linear Story, About Marcus And Dom's Brotherhood
Gears of War E-Day Will Have A Linear Story, About Marcus And Dom's Brotherhood
Gameranx

We've shared information with you about Gears of War: E-Day 's technical bona fides, and its bent into horror. In a new interview, The Coalition has revealed to us how this game might just tug at our heartstrings. When the trailer came out…

wsvn.com - Tynisa Senior - Uvalde families sue Meta and Call of Duty maker on second anniversary of school attack - WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale
Uvalde families sue Meta and Call of Duty maker on second anniversary of school attack - WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale
WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Families in Uvalde took more legal action Friday on the second anniversary of the Robb Elementary School attack, suing Meta Platforms, which owns Instagram, and the maker of the video game Call of Duty over claims the…

bleedingcool.com - Gavin Sheehan - MechWarrior 5: Clans Reveals Release Date With Latest Trailer
MechWarrior 5: Clans Reveals Release Date With Latest Trailer
Bleeding Cool News

Posted in: Games, Piranha Games, Video Games | Tagged: Fireshine Games, MechWarrior, MechWarrior 5: Clans Piranha Games dropped a new trailer for MechWarrior 5: Clans this weekend, giving them the release date along with a better look. MechWarrior…

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