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Oculus pauses sales of the Quest 2 to address headset foam issue

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If you were abut to buy yourself an Oculus Quest 2, you can't. Not right away, anyhow. A new notification from the team indicates...
Again and again and again and...

Warcraft III: Reforged was sabotaged internally by low budget and shifting priorities

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If you're still waiting for Warcraft III: Reforged to deliver on the basic functionality that the game's prior version had 18 months after launch......

Portal Knights studio gets $10M investment to make open-world sandbox

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After selling over 3.5 million copies of Portal Knights, what's indie developer Keen Games going to do next? Make an even bigger game, that's...
You know what this is.

Netflix hires a new vice president of game development for its game division

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In case you had forgotten, Netflix wants to get into the video game industry in some capacity, because being successful in one area of...
May foulness attend thee.

Australian MP plans to introduce a bill banning lockbox sales to minors

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You may remember back last year that there was some noise made in Australia about banning the sale of video game lootboxes to people...
See, it's a fountain. It works like a fountain.

Final Fantasy XIV contends with full servers and wait lists for its digital version

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It's possible you're tired of hearing about Final Fantasy XIV, but the influx of players the game seems to be getting is pretty notable....
Taking life.

Magic Legends turns off microtransaction costs ahead of its October sunset

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If you were hopping that the announcement of Magic Legends shutting down this October was some sort of sick joke, we're sorry to inform...
Uh.

Square-Enix states that Outriders is off to a good start thanks in part to Xbox Game Pass

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Do you remember Outriders? The answer is no, you do not. If you think you do, you are either lying or delusional. No one...

Microsoft executives talk about expanding game services, game accessibility, inclusivity, and first-party releases

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The head execs at Microsoft have some lofty plans for the wider gaming world if several statements are anything to go by. The company...
Dear Blizzard, how are you? I am fine...

Naoki Yoshida of Final Fantasy XIV considers World of Warcraft a ‘mentor’ for the game’s relaunch

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If you need to know the degree of regard that Final Fantasy XIV's director and producer Naoki Yoshida has for World of Warcraft, a recent interview...
Dreamy.

Bloomberg takes a look at the growing presence of ‘Blizzard 2.0’

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By this point everyone has had time to read and analyze that lengthy piece on IGN about Blizzard as a company in turmoil, wracked...

MMO Business Roundup: Chicken Drumstick, 9000 zombies, Valorant Mobile, Pantheon hiring, Secret World’s novels

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Welcome back to our semi-regular roundup of MMO and MMO-adjacent gaming industry news. Chicken Drumstick: Yes, I'm afraid this is a real thing. Vice's Motherboard...
Never happening.

Dragon Quest X is getting an offline version

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It's all right if you forgot that Dragon Quest X was a thing. Seriously, it's fine. This is an MMO that launched ages ago in...

Ashes of Creation Lead Game Designer Jeffrey Bard leaves to pursue VR development

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Out of all of the former SOE and Daybreak developers that have flocked to Intrepid Studios to work on Ashes of Creation, Jeffrey Bard...
It's not working.

MMO Business Roundup: Valve’s SteamPal, Rockstar’s record label, and Cyberpunk’s legal battles

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Welcome back to another roundup of MMO and MMO-adjacent industry news bits. Valve: Would you like Steam to be your pal? Too bad because Valve...

So Mythic Quest is a TV show about a fictional MMO studio – how well does it represent actual MMO issues?

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As an avid MMO gamer and big fan of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, I was extremely excited to watch Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet...

MMO Business Roundup: Discord, Ubisoft, Twitch, WB Games, Starfield, and more

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Welcome back to another quick roundup of MMO- and MMO-adjacent games industry news! First, let's talk about Clyde. He's got a bit of a makeover. Discord:...
Yeah, cool.

Stadia’s developer marketing lead insists that the platform is doing fine

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Hey, folks, did you hear that Google Stadia is doing fine? You probably didn't. Actually, you probably thought the opposite, what with the the...
Zoom.

The Daily Grind: Which MMO ‘reboot’ was the worst idea?

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I've talked before about how a lot of fans have seemingly taken the wrong lessons away from Final Fantasy XIV's successful relaunch, clamoring for a...
H-how can she punch, kupo?

Final Fantasy XIV and XI now support more authenticator software for one-time passwords

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If you want to enable a one-time password for your Square-Enix account to access Final Fantasy XIV, Final Fantasy XI, or both? That's a good...

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