All publications for 17.11.2021
Paradox still not ready to name developer of Bloodlines 2 despite being ‘happy with the progress’
While Paradox says it is satisfied with the development progress of Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2, it is still not ready to reveal the name of the studio that has been working on it. The company thinks it is better to give the team time to focus on the creative process.
Jen Oneal was offered equal contract only after she tendered her resignation as Blizzard co-lead
It’s been revealed that Jen Oneal and Mike Ybarra have been asking management for equal contracts to co-lead Blizzard. Oneal, however, was offered one only after she informed the company about her resignation.
Bobby Kotick’s accusations of covering up harassment lead to massive walkout and share price drop
According to the latest investigation by The Wall Street Journal, Bobby Kotick has been covering up harassment at the workplace for years and even threatened to kill an employee once. Although Activision Blizzard’s board of directors took his side, the company stock fell to the lowest close in over a year.
NetEase apologizes for oversexualized facial expressions of female characters in Harry Potter: Magic Awakened
Chinese players have been complaining about the facial expressions of female characters in mobile hit Harry Potter: Magic Awakened, saying that they look suggestive and have a strong sexual overtone. Publisher NetEase has already apologized for it and explained the reason behind this issue.