TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: MARCH 23

eSports takes on COVID-19Overwatch, Call of Duty, League of Legends, and many more esports leagues have canceled physical competitions in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, but have since turned to online events. The decision to go all-digital this year provides the esports industry with an opportunity to increase viewership and widen fanbases, explains The …

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: MARCH 16

All you need to know about the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5Microsoft and Sony unveiled hardware specifications for the upcoming Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 through digital presentations this week. Screen Rant explains that the Xbox Series X is shaping up to be the more powerful of the two, but the PlayStation 5 …

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: MARCH 9

In this week’s gaming news, publishers are taking to digital for their regularly scheduled E3 appearances following the event’s cancelation, loot boxes are under fire in Australia, and Sony is sharing another one of its platform exclusives with PC.

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: MARCH 2

In this week’s TriplePoints of Interest, COVID-19 concerns rock the games industry events and workforce, HBO announces a TV series adapted from The Last of Us video game franchise, and Death Stranding and Control lead BAFTA nominations.

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: FEBRUARY 17

In this week’s top gaming news, Sony and Facebook dip out of PAX East and GDC due to coronavirus concerns, Hasbro is bringing back the ‘90s with Tiger Electronics, and Google Stadia is looking to pick up steam by bringing the service to 18 new smartphones.

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: DECEMBER 2

In this week’s gaming news, YouTube looks to make its platform more transparent for gaming content creators, Riot Games releases plans to produce “completable” games, and Facebook looks to the future of its VR platform by acquiring Beat Saber developer Beat Games. YouTube changes online content rules, relaxes restrictions on violence depicted in gaming contentYouTube …

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: NOVEMBER 18

In gaming industry news this week, Microsoft looks like the early winner in cloud gaming, Amazon looks to join the game streaming fray too, and Valve reemerges with news of a Half-Life game in VR, coming soon. Microsoft announces launch date, additional information for Project xCloud following the launch of Google StadiaDuring X019, Microsoft’s corporate …

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST: NOVEMBER 11

In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Google will be releasing Stadia without core features, Apple announced its foray into the Mixed Reality industry, and Twitch launched an app to assist new streamers in content creation. Concerns raised for Google Stadia launchGoogle’s cloud-based gaming platform Stadia launches next week, and the company recently unveiled the lineup …