Sony Acquires Bungie
The Race between Arch Rivals Sony and Microsoft Continues as Sony Acquires Bungie. In response to its rival Microsoft’s massive deal of acquiring Activision, Sony has come up with its own acquisition in the gaming world. Yesterday, Sony announced that it plans to acquire Bungie, the maker of popular game Destiny2 for $3.6 billion. The…
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick Aware Of Sexual misconduct
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick was aware of the sexual misconduct, reports in the company. Recently, Activision Blizzard has found itself under hot waters as multiple regulatory investigations are initiated over the complaints of sexual misconduct. Bobby Kotick, the longtime CEO of Activision, showed remorse and apologized for ‘not doing enough for the company’s employees during…
Jennifer Scheurle, IGDA Chair, Steps Down! Abuse Allegations Keep Increasing.
Jennifer Scheurle, IGDA Chair, Steps Down Over Abuse Allegations. The International Game Developer Association’s chair of Women in Games (WIG) Special Interest Group (SIG) had to step down over increasing allegations of abuse. The victims lodged former complaints back in 2019 and 2020 after “multiple informal complaints.” The formal complaint report is 120 pages long…
Activision CEO Responds
Activision CEO Responds Amid Employees Walkout and Protest. Activision Blizzard’s CEO Bobby Kotick has finally come forward and responded to allegations and lawsuit. Kotick reiterated that the company will get its policies reviewed by a law firm known as WilmerHale. WilmerHale has been commissioned to initiate the review process of Activision Blizzard’s policies. The decision…
IGDA criticizes games industry for ignoring harassment allegations
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) has responded to the wave of abuse allegations throughout the industry that began earlier this month.
Gearbox Software Sues 3D Realms
It all started in 2014 when Gearbox decided to sue 3D Realms and Interceptor Entertainment over Duke Nukem: Mass Destruction; a property owned by the Gearbox in 2010.
Women in Gaming Speak Out About Sexism
After more than 70 allegations surfaced on Twitter this weekend, gaming companies and streamers responded with action. Some say it’s the beginning of real change in the industry. So, Women in Gaming Speak Out About Sexism and Harassment!