This week, YouTube took up arms against Twitch and Mixer, China placed heavy video game restrictions on its minors, and recent video game sales prove that software is king to hardware in 2019.
In this week’s gaming news, popular entertainment news outlets Deadspin and Kotaku are in the middle of an organizational shake-up, Electronic Arts reignites its partnership with Valve, and Sony cuts costs by eliminating its PlayStation Vue TV service.
In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Mixer and Twitch continue the battle for top streamers, Ubisoft changed the release date of multiple AAA titles, and Bethesda expanded its foray into the mobile games market by acquiring Alpha Dog Games.
This week, Riot Games puts the “games” in Games with announcement of new upcoming titles, and Google commits to launching Stadia next month.
This week, Epic Games was hit with a class-action lawsuit and Sony lifted the veil on its next-generation console.
This week, Switch Lite users joined the class-action lawsuit against Nintendo for “Joy-Con drift,” Sony made pricing and selection alterations to its PlayStation Now streaming service, and the developers behind the Mario & Luigi RPG series filed for bankruptcy.
In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Google launched its own game subscription service for Android, Nintendo released Mario Kart Tour to a slew of mixed reviews, and Facebook revealed a number of improvements coming to the Oculus Quest.
This week, a leaked ESA pitch deck provided a glimpse into the potential future of E3, and both Apple’s Apple Arcade service and Nintendo’s Switch Lite console launched to positive reviews.
In this week’s gaming news, GameStop announced its plans to close up to 200 stores, Apple released final details of its Apple Arcade, and EA opened a technical trial of its upcoming cloud gaming service Project Atlas.
This week, Alec Holowka passed away proceeding accusations of sexual assault, a popular toy reviews YouTube channel is facing an FTC complaint, and Microsoft partnered with SK Telecom to test Project xCloud in South Korea.
In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Riot Games settled a gender-discrimination lawsuit, several game developers were accused of sexual assault, and Bungie gave a statement regarding video game publisher Activision.
In this week’s gaming news breakdown, Game Informer lost seven members of its editorial staff, pricing for the upcoming Apple Arcade was uncovered, and Sony continues to rival Microsoft with the acquisition of Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games.
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.
This week, the 2019 E3 media list was leaked online, the Big Three announced the next steps in reforming loot box mechanics, and Take-Two Interactive investigated a streamer for an alleged breach of sensitive information.
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 …