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The Daily Grind: How much do you see COVID-19 impacting the MMO sphere?

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It's not really surprising that COVID-19 is having an impact on gaming. No, the disease is not rampaging through the world with a horribly...

Coronavirus fears prompt GDC to reschedule to late summer

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If it isn't obvious already, just about nobody is messing around with the rapid global spread of the coronavirus. On top of multiple studios...

Blizzard has now bowed out of GDC 2020 over coronavirus fears

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At this point, it might be easier to just write a post on the companies that are going to attend this year's Game Developer...
Fair fights.

CCP Games just canceled April’s EVE Fanfest over coronavirus concerns

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Yesterday, we wrote about ongoing discussions in the EVE Online community about the safety and wisdom in attending EVE Fanfest, then set to run...

EVE Online tours offices as fans debate potential coronavirus impact on Fanfest

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MMO players will recall that all throughout 2019, EVE Online studio CCP Games changed up its usual Fanfest in Reykjavik, Iceland, opting instead to...
Medusa Oblongata

Coronavirus fears knock out more PAX East exhibitors, but GDC will go on as planned

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Hi-Rez Studios and That Game Company have become the latest game studios to back out of PAX East 2020, which begins today. "After some internal...

Wandering Wraeclast: Discover Delirium when Path of Exile’s new league launches March 13

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There are certain things you can count on in life, things to set your clocks by. One of those is my quarterly chat with...

EVE Echoes has been ‘hindered’ by the coronavirus but will launch in ‘late 2020’

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With CCP Games seemingly trying to sneak game cancelations under the radar, you might be wondering what's going on with EVE Echoes. The EVE...
Hooray, no shouting LFG for hours, that's enticing.

EA becomes the latest studio to back out of a con over coronavirus concerns

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This week's Boston-based PAX East has already felt the effects of multiple companies, from Sony to Square Enix, backing out over coronavirus fears -...
Like this, but colder.

The mayor of Boston asks Sony to reconsider withdrawing from PAX East

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Sony announced on rather short notice that the company would not be attending PAX East 2020 which kicks off on Friday, citing concerns about...

The MOP Up: Coronavirus concerns are impacting PAX East 2020

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Sony became the biggest game company to pull out of Boston-based PAX East 2020, citing concerns about the coronavirus not-quite-an-epidemic. "Sony Interactive Entertainment made...
Gleam.

Square Enix has canceled most of its Final Fantasy XIV and FFXI PAX East festivities over the coronavirus

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Whether or not you think the Coronavirus scare is overblown, it's been impacting launches, ports, and conventions for the last month. The latest such...

MMO Business Roundup: Stadia, Coronavirus, E3, VR, EVE Fanfest, Discord, and WOTC’s BioWare devs

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Welcome back to another roundup of MMO (and MMO-adjacent) industry news! Stadia: Google has responded to the uproar over its poor communication with the Stadia...
And chill.

Blizzard’s Overwatch League matches in China are on hold for two months for the coronavirus

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For whatever other issues Blizzard is having right now, it can't be said that the studio isn't paying close attention to potential viral outbreaks...
It lurks.

League of Legends Chinese pro esports league suspends events over spreading coronavirus

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If you've somehow missed all the news about the growing coronavirus epidemic, we'll forgive you - it's been a wild news week in the...

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