All publications for 07.07.2022
NPD: US game spending to decline in 2022 due to supply issues and higher food and fuel prices
Industry analysts continue to say that the games market will experience a decline this year. According to the NPD Group, US consumer spending will fall to $55.5 billion in 2022, which is down 8.7% year-over-year.
Blizzard boss Mike Ybarra responds to Diablo Immortal controversy: “The monetization comes in at the end game”
Mike Ybarra, the president of Blizzard Entertainment, has tried to defend the controversial monetization model of Diablo Immortal. He thinks that it is still a gameplay-first project with a free campaign.