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Game Developers Look To China As A New Market For Gay Games

| By Tucker Berardi | Apr 30
Developers are working toward creating a "pink economy," a business model that caters to the LGBT community. The market for LGBT content is growing, and businesses are scrambling to secure their place in the new territory.

'Religious Hatred?' In Russia, Playing Video Games in Church Can Get You Sent Up for 3½ Years

| Apr 30
Russian prosecutors requested a 3½ year prison sentence Friday for a blogger charged with inciting religious hatred for playing "Pokemon Go" in a church.

Coming Out Swinging: Fans and Developers Push to Make Blockbuster Games More Inclusive

| By Tucker Berardi | Apr 29
When people think about social progression and equal rights, the video game industry is certainly not the first place considered to be a forefront of change - if it is even considered at all.

Thumbs-Up for Electronic Sports at the 2022 Asian Games

| Apr 20
Video gaming will be featured as a full sport at the 2022 Asian Games, with competitors in electronic sports set to receive medals for their digital prowess.

Supreme Court Sympathetic to Microsoft in Xbox Owners' Suit

| By Jessica Gresko | Mar 24
The Supreme Court suggested Tuesday that it is sympathetic to Microsoft Corp. in a dispute with disgruntled owners of the Xbox 360 video-game system.

Turning James Joyce's 'Ulysses' Into A Virtual Reality Game

| By Philip Marcelo | Mar 20
Students are developing a virtual reality game based on James Joyce's "Ulysses" as part of a class at Boston College.

'Pokemon Go' or No? Fans Glad Niantic Addressing Complaints

| By Marina Villeneuve | Mar 13
Few games have enjoyed both the meteoric rise - and subsequent fall - in popularity as "Pokemon Go."

The Secret Casinos of the Gaming World

| Mar 8
Ever since the most basic video games started to gain popularity the holy grail of the games developer has been to create elements designed to keep players coming back again and again.

The Nintendo Switch's Big Challenge: Luring Casual Gamers

| By Mae Anderson | Mar 5
With three kids and constant travel for work, John Hussey jumped at the chance to play an open-world adventure game like "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" anywhere, anytime.

No Fad: Niantic CEO Insists Pokemon Go Is Still Going Strong

| By Alex Oller | Mar 2
Remember all those crazed Pokemon Go seekers that roamed our city streets, crowded our public parks or ventured into rural areas in search of virtual-reality pocket monsters popping up on their smartphones?

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