Showing posts with category "gaming"

SoftBank leads $93 million investment in NFT gaming firm the Sandbox

NFT gaming firm the Sandbox — The Sandbox, a Hong Kong-based gaming platform that allows users to build a virtual world using non-fungible tokens (NFTs), has raised $93 million from investors led by SoftBank’s Vision Fund 2, the company told Reuters on Monday. The latest fund raising came a little over a year after its […]

November 2, 2021
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Council urges parents not to allow children to watch Netflix show Squid Game

Netflix show Squid Game – Reports of schoolchildren copying violent challenges from the hit Netflix show Squid Game have prompted a council to issue a warning to parents and guardians. Central Bedfordshire council’s education safeguarding team said in a district-wide email that the 15-rated series was “quite graphic with a lot of violent content”. The […]

October 17, 2021
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S.Korea broadband firm sues Netflix after traffic surge from ‘Squid Game’

Squid Game – South Korean Internet service provider SK Broadband has sued Netflix (NFLX.O) to pay for costs from increased network traffic and maintenance work because of a surge of viewers to the U.S. firm’s content, an SK spokesperson said on Friday. The move comes after a Seoul court said Netflix should “reasonably” give something […]

October 1, 2021
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Tencent Leads $60 Billion Loss as Game Crackdown Expands

Tencent – Chinese regulators summoned industry executives to a Wednesday meeting to instruct them to break their “solitary focus” on profit and prevent minors from becoming addicted to games, according to the official Xinhua News Agency. Regulators also said China will slow down approvals for all new online games, the South China Morning Post reported […]

September 9, 2021
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Epic is hoping to re-release ‘Fortnite’ on iOS in South Korea

Epic is hoping to re-release ‘Fortnite’ on iOS in South Korea– Epic has asked Apple to restore its access to its developer tools so it can make Fortnite available on iOS again — in South Korea, at least. The developer has revealed asking Apple to reinstate its App Store account on the official Fortnite Twitter, […]

September 9, 2021
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China steps up its war on underage online video gaming and not everyone is happy

Online Video Gaming – Children in China are waking up this morning to the first weekend of drastic new rules limiting the amount of time allowed for online gaming. Under 18s are now forbidden from online games from Monday to Thursday, and can spend just one hour on each of Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and public […]

September 4, 2021
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China bans kids from playing online video games during the week

China bans kids from playing online video games during the week – China has barred online gamers under the age of 18 from playing on weekdays and limited their play to just three hours most weekends, marking a significant escalation of restrictions on the country’s massive gaming industry. Starting this week, minors will be allowed […]

August 31, 2021
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Fortnite Adds Will Smith Bad Boys Character

Fortnite Adds Will Smith Bad Boys Character – While Lowrey debuts without his buddy cop partner, Marcus Bennett, he does come with several additional cosmetics. Lowrey hits the Item Shop as an individual character skin or in a bundle with his complete Loose Cannon set. Also included in the set are the following items: Detective’s […]

August 29, 2021
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Pro Evolution Soccer will change its name and become free – Observer

BrytFmOnline ~Pro Evolution Soccer will change its name and become free – Observer~ On Wednesday, the company announced that Konami’s “Pro Evolution Soccer” (PES) video game series will be changing its name. The name of the “FIFA” competitor has been changed to “eFootball” and it is nowfree to playIn other words, similar to games like […]

July 25, 2021
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Netflix will soon stream games to your phone. When it’s coming, what games, more

CNET ~Netflix will soon stream games to your phone~Netflix plans to bring games to its service in the near future. We’ll tell you what to know and what it could mean for the at-home entertainment industry. Veteran streaming service Netflix is expanding into video games and plans to offer ad-free games for mobile devices with […]

July 24, 2021
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gaming

Free-to-play action game Warframe to come to Android and iOS

Times Of India ~Free-to-play action game Warframe to come to Android and iOS~ Third-person action game Warframe is getting an Android port soon, gaming studio Digital Extremes announced at TennoCon 2021. The mobile port will have cross-platform play and cross-platform save support, which means friends can join in some Warframe fun through the different compatible […]

July 20, 2021
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gaming

The top 7 Esports Games to Watch online!

With an ever-growing and evolving industry as esports, wondering which games to watch is only natural. But what about the best games? Let’s explore together…

May 27, 2020
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Gaming