GamesBeat Summit Next 2022 is covering what might be a rough time for esports organizations in the coming months. From expiring pandemic restrictions tanking online viewership to a looming economic recession, this esports panel discusses how esports organization can adapt to survive.
Destiny 2 is one of the most popular online games today, but it can be daunting for new players, especially solo players, to navigate the game’s numerous team-based activities. Social media content creators are stepping up to bridge the gap between battle-hardened veterans and timid newcomers.
Netflix is signaling a big entry into the PC gaming space with recent job listings for a new AAA PC game. While details are sparse on what the new game might be, the listings indicate a heavy investment in the company’s newly announced Los Angeles games studio.
Rockstar has published a new set of guidelines for RP (role playing) servers in Grand Theft Auto Online explicitly barring “commercial exploitation” in the form of virtual currencies, cryptocurrencies, and NFTs. Mojang recently took similar action, banning mods that introduce NFT integrations into Minecraft online servers to protect players from potential predatory monetization schemes.