Category Archives: Game Industry

Hacker in DDoS attacks on Daybreak Games sentenced to two years in prison

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The man responsible for a series of DDoS attacks against Daybreak Games (formerly Sony Online Entertainment) and other gaming companies will serve 27 months in prison. DerpTrolling Austin Thompson of Utah, 23, pleaded guilty in November (official charge: “Damage to a Protected Computer”) in connection with attacks in late 2013 against SOE; his group, “DerpTrolling,” was allegedly […]

The Witcher on Netflix: Henry Cavill gives first look at Geralt, Ciri and Yennefer on his Instagram

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We finally have got to know what Geralt, Yennefer, and Ciri will look like in Netflix’s The Witcher adaptation. Henry Cavill (Geralt) has shared the first looks at Netflix’s The Witcher on Instagram. The Revealed Looks The actor will portray the character of monster hunter Geralt of Rivia in the televised adaptation of the popular fantasy saga written […]

Pokemon Fusion is trending on twitter, people are obsessed again

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There’s probably not much people on planet Earth who knows nothing about Pokemons. These bizarre creatures have captured the hearts and imagination of multiple generations worth of kids and adults. As if the real games (like Pokemon Sword and Shield) weren’t enough, the Pokemon Fusion website is gaining its audience again. Pokemon Fusion For those who doesn’t have a […]

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC character reveal may happen, thanks to a car stolen during E3

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Mortal Kombat 11 may have another DLC character reveal soon, thanks to a strange occasion of grand theft auto during E3 2019. NetherRealm boss Ed Boon offered to MK11 fans he will show off a new fighter as a reward for helping a friend find his apparently stolen car. On June 13, the final day […]

Amazon Game Studios let go the employees; multiple unannounced projects cancelled

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This week, during E3, Amazon laid off a number of employees from its game development studios. The company reportedly told affected employees that they only have 60 days to find new positions within Amazon. If they fail to do so within the allotted period, they’ll have to leave the company with a severance package in […]

More about Keanu Reeves in the game industry: Johnny Silverhand creation and legitimizing of the games

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It’s hard not to have heard that Keanu Reeves will play a character in Cyberpunk 2077 if you paid attention to E3 or at least are interested in the game. CD Projekt RED talked about the part of game creation process, evolving the Hollywood star. Keanu Reeves As Johnny Silverhand CD Projekt RED’s Lead Quest Designer, Paweł Sasko, has revealed […]

New update for PUBG is out while PUBG Corporation is suing again

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PUBG creators are going to sue again, now it’s not even another game company or clone but the Chinese bureaucracy itself. MMO Culture reports that plethora of Chinese publications are covering PUBG Corp.’s trademark hardwork. PUBG Corp. seemingly has been trying to trademark 今晚吃鸡, rough translation: Chicken Dinner, as in “winner winner chicken dinner,” substantially a […]

The Division 2 and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice go to top amongst the others in March NPD

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Last month’s NPD report brought some frustrating news to us, and divulges several supposed winners. The NPD report tells about US retail video game software, and that hardware trade for March has begun. The data contains digital figures from involved publishers, but majority of them are restricted to retail yet. General expense has declined by […]

Lineage will become free-to-play this May in Korea

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Lineage is one of the oldest ever on its run graphical MMORPGs, and one of the last available for free games in the industry as well. About the last one, it’s actually becoming free on May 2nd, once Lineage drops obligatory subscriptions in Korea. As MMO Culture informs, a half-year ago NCsoft stated that the incessantly […]

Xbox One S All-Digital’s launching next month and will cost you about $250

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In the most recent Inside Xbox episode, Microsoft officially announced the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition, which comes disc-less. Xbox One S All-Digital launches at May 7, the set includes a 1TB hard drive and an Xbox Game Pass trial. The console is also packed with three games: Sea of Thieves, Forza Horizon 3, and Minecraft. The […]