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Quebec judge authorizes class-action lawsuit against ‘addictive’ Fortnite video game  | Globalnews.ca

Quebec judge authorizes class-action lawsuit against ‘addictive’ Fortnite video game | Globalnews.ca

A Superior Court judge has authorized a lawsuit filed by Quebec parents who allege their children became addicted to the popular online video game Fortnite. Judge Sylvain Lussier issued the ruling on Wednesday after hearing arguments in July on the class action request from three parents who described how their children had severe dependency symptoms …

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2022 Was The Year The Video Game Industry Ate Itself

2022 Was The Year The Video Game Industry Ate Itself

The video game industry went on a shopping spree in 2021. Epic Games bought Mediatonic (Fall Guys), Sony bought Housemarque (Returnal), and Embracer bought Gearbox (Borderlands). It seemed like things might slow down in 2022, but instead they ramped up even more into an acquisition free-for-all. What will the future bring? Nobody knows. But the …

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A Rare Opportunity To See The Huge Money Spent To Keep Game Pass, PS Plus Bursting With Games

A Rare Opportunity To See The Huge Money Spent To Keep Game Pass, PS Plus Bursting With Games

Photo: christian petersen (fake images) Video games are a nearly $200 billion industry. That’s a lot of money being squandered around a shrinking group of notoriously secretive companies. Where does it all go? At least some of it is reinvested in competitor storefronts and subscription services like PlayStation Plus and Game Pass. Thanks to a …

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The Next Big D&D Experience Looks Like A Video Game, And That's A Problem

The Next Big D&D Experience Looks Like A Video Game, And That’s A Problem

Gif: Wizards Of The Coast / Kotaku Last week, Wizards of the Coast announced its plans for what the world’s most popular roleplaying game, Dungeons & Dragons, will look like in the next few years. Alongside a refresh of the rules (which Wizards promises will be fully compatible with every fifth edition book that’s been …

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