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Ubisoft Boss still doesn't understand why his company is so toxic

Ubisoft Boss still doesn’t understand why his company is so toxic

Photo: Christian Peterson (Getty Images) In a new interview with The Press, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot seemed to say that toxicity in the games industry stems from the “friction” needed in the creative process. The implication was that it was almost inevitable. Two years later a workplace for sexual harassment, misconduct and insulting the editor …

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Ubisoft Boss still doesn't understand why his company is so toxic

Ubisoft Boss still doesn’t understand why his company is so toxic

Photo: Christian Peterson (Getty Images) In a new interview with The Press, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot seemed to say that toxicity in the games industry stems from the “friction” needed in the creative process. The implication was that it was almost inevitable. Two years later a workplace for sexual harassment, misconduct and insulting the editor …

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River City Girls Zero's Charming Presentation Masks a Frustrating Vintage Beat 'Em Up

River City Girls Zero’s Charming Presentation Masks a Frustrating Vintage Beat ‘Em Up

Images taken moments before the disaster. Image: WayForward / Bow System Functions We may have to wait a little longer before we can now now now our way in River Town Girls 2but beat ’em up fans can satiate their hunger by warping time in the reissue of a much older game from the 90s, …

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Sorry, Nintendo, everyone's having a hard time remembering this is Tears Of The Kingdom, not BOTW 2

Sorry, Nintendo, everyone’s having a hard time remembering this is Tears Of The Kingdom, not BOTW 2

Image: Nintendo / Kotaku Nintendo, never iconoclastic, chose the latest Nintendo Direct not to announce the GameCube Zelda remakes we are sure they are already finished nor any information about the next mario filmbut instead of surprise-reveal the official title of Breath of the Wild 2 . It was The Legend of Zelda: Tears of …

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Destiny 2 drops a new challenge, tacitly admitting there's a much bigger problem

Destiny 2 drops a new challenge, tacitly admitting there’s a much bigger problem

Image: Bungie Destiny 2The season of plunder was a surprisingly enjoyable adventure through space pirate fantasy so far, but it hasn’t been without its problems. The biggest yet materialized this week when a new story quest required players to kill 50 champions before they could progress. Bungie decided to auto-complete the challenge for players a …

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YouTuber confesses to being a secret gaming industry leaker after getting caught [Update]

YouTuber confesses to being a secret gaming industry leaker after getting caught [Update]

Image: Ubisoft / Dan Allen Gaming / Kotaku It turns out that a Twitter account called TheRealInsider, the latest in a series of leaks impersonating gaming industry insiders, was actually run by YouTuber Dan Allen Gaming. The story had convinced many in the scene that it was the real deal after accurately teasing what New …

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