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Fan spends 40k on stock to ask Nintendo about F-Zero

Screenshot† Nintendo Many Nintendo fans are eager to see a new installment in the popular sci-fi racing series, F-zero† However, only one diehard fan was reportedly committed enough to spend more than 5 million yen (about $40,000 US) in Nintendo stock, giving him the opportunity to ask the Japanese publisher about F-zero and his future …

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Pokémon Go Studio lays off staff and cancels projects

Photo† Rafael Henrique / SOPA Images / LightRocket †Getty Images† The mobile game company behind pokemon go, Niantic struggles to find his next big hit. And now a new report alleges that the studio has canceled multiple projects and laid off employees in an effort to “streamline” operations. The San Francisco-based publisher cut 85 to …

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Goodbye Zachtronics, developers of very cool puzzle video games

Zachtronics will be released on July 5th Last call BBS, a collection of stylish little puzzle games wrapped in a retro PC gaming vibe. After 11 years in business (and even longer outside of commercial releases), a time when the studio has developed a cult following almost unrivaled in indie gaming, this will be the …

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Destiny and Spider-Man Studios Respond to Court Overturning Roe

Image† Insomniac Games / Sony On Friday, the US Supreme Court ended a long-standing right-wing threat to overthrow Roe v. Wadeand thereby eradicate the constitutional right to abortion that existed before almost 50 years† Now some of the most famous gaming studios, who have been quiet before, are talking about the problem, with at least …

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Pokémon GO’s Remote Raid Passes Are Threatened by Niantic

Image† Niantic Of all the many excellent changes Niantic has made to Pokemon GO in light of the global Covid-19 pandemic, remote raiding seemed like the one most likely to survive long-term. So of course any new move the developer makes seems to threaten its future. There was a time when you wanted to participate …

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Destiny 2 DMCA Revenge Plot Now A $7.6 Million Bungie Lawsuit

Image† Bungie A series of rogue DMCA takedown notices for Lot 2 content on YouTube earlier this year has now become a $7.6 million lawsuit, as Bungie goes after the alleged perpetrator in court. In addition, some Lot 2 Content creators now say they feel “betrayed” after the person seemingly responsible denied this during private …

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