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Video game sales are down in 2019 as the industry prepares for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, but that didn’t stop this year’s best-sellers from setting new records

Video game sales have been down this year, but that hasn’t stopped popular franchises from reaching record revenue numbers. The Nintendo Switch dominated hardware sales all year while Microsoft and Sony prepared to launch their new consoles during the 2020 holiday season. These are the best-selling games of 2019, as […]
Video game sales are down in 2019 as the industry prepares for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, but that didn’t stop this year’s best-sellers from setting new records
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‘NBA 2K20’ only needed one month to become the best-selling game of 2019

“NBA 2K20” became the best-selling game of the year during its first month on the shelves, according to data from the NPD Group. September was a strong month for sports video games, with four sports titles among the top 10 best-sellers. Nintendo’s “The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening” and Microsoft’s […]
‘NBA 2K20’ only needed one month to become the best-selling game of 2019
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Court dismisses lawsuit accusing the CEO behind the blockbuster ‘Borderlands’ video games of lewd behaviour and mismanagement of funds

A lawsuit accusing Gearbox Software CEO Randy Pitchford of withholding a $US12 million bonus from employees and engaging in lewd behaviour has been dismissed by a Dallas County court. The allegations came from a countersuit filed by Gearbox’s former general counsel, Wade Callender, earlier this year. Gearbox had sued Callender […]
Court dismisses lawsuit accusing the CEO behind the blockbuster ‘Borderlands’ video games of lewd behaviour and mismanagement of funds
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Pro gamers can get paid up to $50,000 an hour to play newly released games

Popular live streamers are being paid up to $US50,000 an hour to play newly released games, according to a new report. Professional gamers like Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and Michael “shroud” Grzesiek have millions of followers and their livestreams have tens of thousands of viewers at any given moment. Video game […]
Pro gamers can get paid up to $50,000 an hour to play newly released games