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‘Star Wars Jedi: Survivor’ Video Game Unveiled at Celebration

The 'Jedi: Fallen Order' sequel will launch worldwide in 2023 for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S.

MetaKing Studios Raises $15M in Seed Funding to Accelerate Development of Web3 Strategy MMO Game

Within the player-driven economy of 'Blocklords,' users will be able to own their own hero characters. 

Activision Blizzard Worker Group Votes to Unionize in NLRB Election

A group of Quality Assurance workers at Wisconsin-based Raven Software opted to be represented in collective bargaining by labor giant the Communications Workers of America (CWA).

FaZe Clan Appoints Zach Katz as President and COO

Katz will report to CEO Lee Trink and oversee content, talent, merchandise, consumer goods, sponsorships and esports businesses; and work with the senior leadership team to prioritize global expansion and grow the gaming brand. 

‘Call of Duty’ League Analyst Says the Biggest Trend in Esports Scene Is Increased Mental Health Talk

Coinciding with Global Accessibility Awareness Day, The Hollywood Reporter spoke to commentator-turned analyst Allycxt, 22, about her experience as a young woman on the Autism spectrum, coming up in gaming.

Blockchain Games Company Raises $15M in Funding to Accelerate Development of Mass Combat RPG Title

The Mark Otero-led firm is dedicated to building immersive universes with in-game economy and virtual collectibles powered by web3 technology.

Former Twitch Execs Launch Web3 Gaming Content Platform, Raise $15M in Funding

Built for game creators and fans, FreshCut is aimed at blending gaming and Web3 through high-quality, short-form gaming and esports videos that reward participation and engagement by issuing community tokens.

TikTok Content Creator Michael Le Launches Gaming Startup Joystick

The platform has raised $8 million in seed funding and is currently raising a $110 million Series A Funding round. 

Danny Trejo to Appear as Playable Character in Survival Video Game

The in-game character will feature customization options and accessories, such as clothing, weaponry, mannerisms and more.

Gaming Organization T1 Entertainment & Sports Signs With CAA (Exclusive)

Pro gamer and esports personality Lee Sang-hyeok ("Faker"), who streams 'League of Legends' on Twitch and has over 3.9 million followers, has also been signed individually as an athlete.

Rich Paul’s Klutch Sports Expands to Gaming as UTA Signs Twitch Streamer FaZe Swagg (Exclusive)

Kris Lamberson is the first gamer to be signed to the sports agency.

Electronic Arts Spins Loss of FIFA Rights, Plans Soccer Gaming Future

Both the game company and the sports organization put on a happy face, with the fate of the iconic video game franchise unclear after this year.