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Blizzard is laying off over 126 people from its support center in Ireland

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The massive culling of 1,900 workers by Microsoft looks to have had a significant global impact, as Ireland's minister for foreign affairs Michéal Martin...

Study finds social media game ads don’t properly disclose the existence of lockboxes and in-game purchases

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A recent study conducted by legal expert and lockbox researcher Leon Y. Xiao has been completed and it finds that lockbox disclosures in social...
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Former Activision-Blizzard exec files lawsuit that alleges the studio fired him for being old and white

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Discrimination can certainly take a wide assortment of forms, but the culture that has been fostered within Activision-Blizzard has mostly been one that threatens...

Chinese government fires media official over announced gaming rules proposal that battered the market

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The last few weeks saw the Chinese games industry turn into a tinderbox thanks to an announced draft of new restrictions on gaming in...

Xbox announces plans for AI-based gamedev tools that generate game dialogue and quests ‘at scale’

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The invasion of generative AI text and large language model (LLM) tools like ChatGPT into game development and design has gotten the backing of...

Turbulent officially becomes a part of Cloud Imperium Games after years of partnership

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Long-time followers of Star Citizen are likely familiar with the name of Turbulent: The company was named as a partner for developer Cloud Imperium...
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Valve confirms blocking games featuring AI-generated assets on Steam is primarily about copyright law

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Most of the time when AI art generators are heralded by game studios and publishers, one of the first questions people begin to ask...

One of the lead devs for Star Wars The Old Republic confirms his move to the Broadsword team

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At this point, everyone has all but full-out confirmed that Star Wars: The Old Republic is changing hands from BioWare to Broadsword. This open...

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