TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: AUGUST 12

In this week’s gaming news, Ninja calls out Twitch for recommending other channels on his inactive Twitch account (including pornographic material), Discord released a new desktop streaming feature, and SEGA is releasing a new miniature console.

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: JULY 29

In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Ninja announces his departure from Twitch, Rockstar Games is in hot water for dodging UK corporation taxes, and GameStop let go of 50 regional managers. Famous Fortnite streamer, Ninja, swaps Twitch for MixerTyler Blevins, known as “Ninja” to the gaming community, has announced that he is leaving Amazon’s Twitch …

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: JULY 22

In this week’s gaming news, Nintendo faced a class-action lawsuit over a Joy-Con hardware issue, the U.K. Gambling Commission weighed in on the use of loot boxes, and a recent gaming study revealed the frequency and severity of harassment in online gaming.

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: JUNE 17

In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Niantic launched its newest mobile AR game, industry giants EA and Epic Games addressed the UK government over their use of loot boxes, and YouTube faced hot water after child privacy violation accusations.

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: JUNE 3

In this week’s TPoI, YouTube strengthens live streaming policy in efforts to up their whack-a-mole approach to minors and sensitive content, Bungie announces that a new version of Destiny 2 will be available to play on Google Stadia, and Zynga launches a new mobile battle-royale game.