Episode 98: Fighting For the Little Guy… By Stealing Their Ideas (News Show)

Episode 98: Fighting For the Little Guy… By Stealing Their Ideas (News Show)

Epic Games is under fire for wholesale copying Innersloth’s Among Us for a new Fortnite Mode. Also: the latest on Activision Blizzard, earnings updates (Starbreeze, Remedy, Paradox, Unity, Roblox, Embracer Group), NPD, and more.

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TIME STAMPS

  • [00:00:58] – Krafton’s IPO Woes
  • [00:03:31] – App Annie and Sensor Tower Mobile Gaming Reports
  • [00:07:11] – US Senate moves to take on Apple, Google with Open App Markets Act
  • [00:13:13] – Epic Games Store self-publishing enters closed beta
  • [00:13:49] – Fortnite shamelessly rips off Among Us
  • [00:20:26] – People Can Fly has not yet received revenue from Outriders
  • [00:34:46] – Investment Interlude
  • [00:51:07] – Quick Hits
  • [01:09:12] – Activision Blizzard Update
  • [01:18:53] – California DFEH takes aim at Riot Games
  • [01:21:10] – Ubisoft Singapore under investigation for harassment and toxic workplace allegations
  • [01:22:10] – Starbreeze Earnings
  • [01:25:39] – Remedy Earnings
  • [01:28:23] – Unity Earnings
  • [01:31:51] – Paradox Earnings
  • [01:39:51] – Roblox Earnings
  • [01:46:39] – Embracer Group Earnings
  • [01:49:50] – No More Robots celebrates four year anniversary
  • [01:50:58] – NPD report for July 2021

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