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    An Xbox Fan’s Ode to Bungie

    The year 2022 – to be henceforth known as The Year Where Everything Got Consolidated – is only a month old and already the video game industry has seen three major acquisitions totaling $85 billion. The latest of those sees first-person shooter powerhouse Bungie joining Sony and PlayStation...
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    The Games Industry Reacts To PlayStation's Big Bungie Acquisition

    With the news that Sony is acquiring Halo and Destiny creator Bungie for $3.6 billion, the games industry is reacting with a mix of incredulity, cautious optimism, and concern. Though nowhere near as seismic a deal as Microsoft's purchase of Activision-Blizzard, which clocked in at a massive...
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    Xbox Activision Blizzard Acquisition Shouldn't Break Antitrust Laws, Legal Expert Says

    The Microsoft Activision Blizzard acquisition will bring together one of the game industry’s big-three companies, with one of the industry’s leading game developers. As Xbox continues its strategy of major acquisitions, will the Activision Blizzard purchase run afoul of antitrust laws? A legal...
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    Geoff Keighley Opens The Game Awards With Condemnation of Industry Abuse

    At the opening of The Game Awards this evening, host Geoff Keighley kicked off the show by calling attention to the ongoing problems of abuse and harassment in the games industry. "We gotta be real, and we can't ignore the headlines that are out there," he said. "Game creators need to be...
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    Take This Release White Paper On Mental Health Challenges In The Games Industry

    A non-profit mental health organization has released a white paper on the state of mental health within the video game industry, speaking to a number of studios via anonymous interviews and collating information from a variety of sources. The post Take This Release White Paper On Mental Health...