Episode 134: GameStop and Unity Want Those Payoffs for Layoffs (News Show)

Episode 134: GameStop and Unity Want Those Payoffs for Layoffs (News Show)

GameStop and Unity are making ugly moves, drawing the ire of consumers and developers. Also: E3 returns as the ESA gives up on being an event organizer, a surprisingly meaty list of new investments, NPD for June 2022, another Activision studio moves to unionize, and a double FAFO!

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TIME STAMPS

  • [00:01:10] – The Return of E3
  • [00:14:59] – NPD for June 2022
  • [00:24:37] – Investment Interlude
  • [00:45:56] – Quick Hits
  • [01:06:36] – Labor Report (Nintendo, esports media, GameStop, and a new Activision union)
  • [01:19:03] – Double FAFO (Bungie sues harasser, Developer smacks down NFT and Crypto shills)

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