Yesterday, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted she was going to stream Among Us. In a matter of hours, more than 170 thousand people subscribed to her Twitch channel.
PC modding site NexusMods has temporarily disabled uploads of any content “based around current sociopolitical issues in the United States.” The measure will last at least until November 3 when the US presidential election takes place.
A federal jury in Marshall, Texas, ruled that Supercell’s titles like Clash of Clans, Clash Royale and Brawl Stars infringe four patents held in the US by Japanese studio Gree. Supercell will now have to pay $8.5 million in royalties…
A new twist in the TikTok drama. President Donald Trump has approved a deal between China’s ByteDance and US companies Oracle and Walmart. Following the deal, the owners of the app will set up a company called TikTok Global headquartered in the United States, which…
The Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. has requested information on security protocols from US gaming companies fully or partially owned by Tencent. Among them are Riot Games and Epic Games.
Q2 2020 saw the US players spend $11.6 billion on video games and related products. The figure, according to the NPD Group, is an absolute record for the US market. More interestingly still, every third PS4 or Xbox One owner actually owns both consoles.
Media tracking firm Comscore found that 38 million US households had a console in May 2020. It is up 31% from the 29 million identified in May 2019.