Still! Microsoft haven’t yet had their big not-E3 Xbox 20/20 showcase, currently planned for later this July. Is this some galaxy-brain double-bluff to keep us all quiet before the surprise reveal, or am I reading way, way too much into this? Check the guild– err, the site, for more quests deets when that event kicks off next month. … [Read more...] about Sorry, Microsoft probably aren’t announcing a new Fable or Perfect Dark
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When asked if Wednesday's announcement would have any affect on their relationship with DC, Diamond's chief relationship officer Chris Powell replied, "Having the man back at the helm full time and re-energized with his decades of history and concern for our industry can only be a positive thing for our relationships with ALL our partners. These changes were made to benefit our company and all those relationships. If it helps us find common ground with DC as well, then that’s fantastic." … [Read more...] about Was this the first step in a DC – Diamond reconciliation?
Across the country, staff in CEX stores are preparing to return to work next week as their workplaces are kitted out with screens and stocks of PPE. But as a chain with many outlets run as a franchise, individual conditions are harder to police. A required risk assessment for each store is helping, staff told me, and head office has intervened in certain circumstances. … [Read more...] about CEX staff react in dismay as stores set to re-open for browsing
While Fable's original studio Lionhead no longer exists, Playground Games are rumored to have been working on a new Fable game for at least the last couple of years. Though Microsoft didn't mention Fable at E3 2019, head of Microsoft Game Studios Matt Booty did say that they were holding some things back for 2020. … [Read more...] about Update: Fable and Perfect Dark Twitter accounts are apparently not worth getting our hopes up over
I was a VP at Twitch and I reported this to the relationship-owning VP, the head of HR, and the CEO. All assured me it would be handled. Next year he was in the same VIP space at the same Twitch event. I was told he was the VP’s uncle and an “important” initiative launch partner. https://t.co/LvkPxW43zRJune 22, 2020 … [Read more...] about Women in the games industry speak out over sexual assault and harassment