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  • August 6, 2021

Sponsors leave Overwatch League after harassment lawsuit

Kellogg and State Farm are no longer partners of the Activision Blizzard esports league; Coca-Cola Says It Will “Step Back” To Reassess Support Share this article The Overwatch League has lost multiple ad sponsors in the wake of California’s lawsuit against Activision Blizzard for harassment and civil rights violations, reported The Washington Post. Coca-Cola, Kellogg…

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Death Stranding has sold five million copies on PS4 and PC

Share this article Companies in this article Death Stranding has sold five million copies worldwide on PS4 and PC, developer Kojima Productions said. Talking to GamesIndustry.bizPublishing chief Jay Boor says the game has performed “quite well,” and the studio is optimistic about the release of the Director’s Cut on PlayStation 5 in September. “Since Death…

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Best Places To Work Award Winner: Iron Galaxy Studios

Share this article The US Best Places To Work Awards featured several game developers who received great scores from their staff. One of the biggest teams to score big was Iron Galaxy Studios. The developer has worked on original projects, but has also made a name for himself by bringing successful brands to other consoles.…

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OLED Switch vs Steam Deck: The (Not) Battle of New Handhelds

Share this article Companies in this article Hardware announcements are few and far between, yet we’ve seen two major stories emerge in the span of less than two weeks. First, Nintendo dispelled the Switch Pro myth by introducing the Switch OLED model; almost the same as the standard version, but with a larger and higher…

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Why Xbox indie champion Agostino Simonetta is going to Thunderful Games

Share this article Agostino Simonetta is leaving the Microsoft team to assume the position of director of strategy and investments at the Swedish publisher Thunderful. Simonetta is known to many independent developers through his seven years as director of global partnership management for ID @ Xbox, Microsoft’s program for bringing independent games to its Xbox…

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