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Trilby Beresford

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Xbox Unveils Full List of Demos Available During Summer Game Fest Event

Xbox has released the full list of upcoming unreleased games that will be available as playable demos during an ID@Xbox event in partnership with Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest. From June…

‘Roblox’ and ‘Genshin Impact’ Named Top Grossing Mobile Games in First Quarter

Game platform Roblox and action role-playing experience Genshin Impact were the two top grossing games in the iOs App Store and Google Play in the first quarter of 2021, per data firm App…

BioWare Taps Games Veteran Gary McKay as General Manager

Canadian video game developer BioWare, which is owned by Electronic Arts, confirmed Monday that Gary McKay will serve as general manager. McKay joined the company in January of 2020 as head of

Content Creator Gina Darling and Twitch Streamer Cloakzy Among WME Gaming and Esports Signings

WME has signed a series of esports and gaming stars, each one popular in the YouTube, Twitch or TikTok space, for representation in all areas. Among the group is content creator Gina Darling…

‘Pokemon Go’ Developer Niantic Teaming With Hasbro for ‘Transformers’ AR Mobile Game

Niantic is teaming with Hasbro and toy company TOMY to publish a real-world augmented reality mobile game in the Transformers universe. Transformers: Heavy Metal is built using Niantic’s…

Ubisoft Unveils ‘Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora’ First Look Trailer at E3

During the all-virtual E3 on Saturday, Ubisoft debuted a first look at Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora, a first-person action-adventure game. The game is described by the French video game company…

Jon M. Chu on How ‘In the Heights’ Captures Dreams of Hardworking Families: “That’s What Movies Can Do”

Following the release of In the Heights, director Jon M. Chu stopped by The Tonight Show to chat with Jimmy Fallon about the musical drama. The director said it was “super important” for…

New Entry in ‘Creed’ Video Game Franchise Releasing This September

Game development studio Survios is set to launch a new title in the Creed video game series. Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions, which follows 2018’s Creed: Rise to Glory, is an arcade-style…

How ‘Quake’ Ignited My Lifelong Games Hobby and Helped Me Live With Hyperhidrosis

I don’t remember exactly how I discovered Quake. As a perpetually awkward preteen in 1999, with eyesight so poor I was legally blind, I watched movies and played Boggle, which came in a…

ESA President Stanley Pierre-Louis on the Imminent E3 and Current “Gamification” Trends

As president of the Entertainment Software Association, Stanley Pierre-Louis is always thinking about where games are going. But the future of gaming is particularly relevant this week, as the

‘Virginia’ Developer Unveils July Release Date for Latest Narrative Game ‘Last Stop’

Publisher Annapurna Interactive and developer Variable State revealed Thursday that their narrative-driven game, Last Stop, will release in July. The third-person anthology game follows…

Twitch Streamer Kyedae Signs With Range Media Partners (Exclusive)

Twitch streamer and content creator Kyedae has signed with Range Media Partners, a management firm and brand development company. The 19-years-old Japanese Canadian gaming personality has over