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The president of ‘World of Warcraft’ creator Blizzard just stepped down — and his replacement says Blizzard is working on ‘several new games’

Blizzard co-founder and longtime president Mike Morhaime stepped down on Wednesday. Morhaime will be replaced by twelve-year Blizzard vet J. Allen Brack, who was the executive producer on “World of Warcraft.” Brack laid out some new promotions to the Blizzard executive team – and said that one of these newly-appointed […]
The president of ‘World of Warcraft’ creator Blizzard just stepped down — and his replacement says Blizzard is working on ‘several new games’
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Regulators from more than a dozen countries are looking to crack down on ‘loot boxes,’ a controversial video gaming practice that could be too much like gambling

European regulators are questioning whether video games featuring random prizes you have to pay real money to get are the equivalent of gambling. During a meeting of the Gambling Regulators European Forum, 15 European regulators and the Washington State Gambling Commission signed a joint statement expressing concerns over loot boxes, […]
Regulators from more than a dozen countries are looking to crack down on ‘loot boxes,’ a controversial video gaming practice that could be too much like gambling
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Elon Musk loves video games — here are his favourites

Elon Musk may be the CEO of two different companies, but he still makes time to game. As the head of Tesla Motors, Musk is leading the rebirth of all-electric vehicles. At SpaceX, he’s steering a company whose mission is to “revolutionise space technology, with the ultimate goal of enabling […]
Elon Musk loves video games — here are his favourites