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Google will donate $12 million to organizations tackling racial injustice

Googlers will also be holding an 8 minute 46-second long moment of silence at 1:00 PM PDT.

What you need to know Google has pledged $ 12 million to organizations tackling racial injustice. The company has already pledged $ 1 million to the Center for Policing Equity. Googlers will also be called to hold an 8 minute 46-second long moment of silence later today.

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai today commented on the protests in the United States  [Read More…]

YouTube pledges $1 million to police reform nonprofit

As protests spread across the U.S, companies like Alphabet stand up for social justice.

What you need to know YouTube has pledged $ 1 million to the Center for Police Equity amid protests in the U.S. The Center is a think-tank that has adopted a data-driven approach to tackling police brutality. YouTube’s algorithm has been criticized as being a funnel towards white supremacist content.

As the protests against police brutality in the U.S. intensified over the weekend,  [Read More…]

Over 50 million games in The Witcher franchise have been sold

You’ve tossed many coins to your Witcher, he is growing too strong.

What you need to know CD Projekt Red announced today that The Witcher franchise has crossed 50 million copies sold. Of these 50 million sales, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt accounts for over 28 million. CD Projekt Red’s next game up is Cyberpunk 2077.

Today, CD Projekt Red confirmed that The Witcher franchise has crossed 50 million copies sold. While this includes every paid Witcher  [Read More…]

Grand Theft Auto V has sold over 130 million copies

Grand Theft Auto V selling well? Shocking, I know.

What you need to know Take-Two Interactive has posted its Q4 and end of year results. Multiple games reached new milestones, with Grand Theft Auto V selling over 130 million copies. Red Dead Redemption 2 has sold over 31 million copies. Borderlands 3 has sold over 10 million copies.

Take-Two Interactive has posted its financial results for Q4 and the fiscal year as a whole. Total net bookings  [Read More…]

The Dark Souls series has crossed 27 million copies sold

The Chosen Undead fall over and over, accomplishing great sales.

What you need to know The Dark Souls series consists of three games that began with the release of Dark Souls on September 22, 2011. The latest entry, Dark Souls III, was released worldwide on April 12, 2016. FromSoftware, the developers of the game, have confirmed that the Dark Souls series has sold over 27 million copies. Additionally, 10 million of these copies are from Dark Souls  [Read More…]

Ubisoft confirms 11 games this console cycle sold over 10 million copies

The publishing giant has seen massive increases in multiple franchises over the last console generation.

What you need to know Ubisoft’s Q4 and end of year results have been posted. 11 Ubisoft games have sold over 10 million copies in the current console generation. There are five major games planned for the next financial year but one of them may be delayed.

Ubisoft has posted its results for Q4 and the end of the fiscal year, as  [Read More…]

Disney Plus now has over 54 million subscribers, will come to Japan in June

What you need to know During the Q2 earnings call, Disney announced that Japan will get Disney+ in June. We also have a more concrete timeline for Eastern Europe, which now looks to be coming in September. South America is still set to get Disney+ around the end of the calendar year. Disney+ now has roughly 54.5 million subscribers today.

Disney’s earnings call was a bit of a downer today — Disneyland Shanghai is re-opening, but there’s no  [Read More…]

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order passes 10 million players

Continued success for Respawn’s latest adventure.

What you need to know EA has released its financial results for Q4 FY20. In the notes, EA confirmed that Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has crossed over 10 million players. FIFA 20 has crossed 25 million players. Apex Legends was the most downloaded free-to-play game on PlayStation 4 in 2019.

Electronic Arts (EA) has released its Q4 financial results for FY20, ending March 31, 2020. The company posted a total  [Read More…]

PlayStation announces $10 million for indie devs affected by COVID-19

PlayStation is moving to help indie devs and give players some comfort right now.

What you need to know PlayStation has announced the Play at Home initiative. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and Journey will be free for players to grab soon. PlayStation is also bringing a $ 10 million fund for indie developers impacted by the spread of COVID-19.

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is impacting many across the video game industry, one major publisher is  [Read More…]

More than half a million Zoom accounts are being sold over the dark web

The exposed credentials are not the result of a breach but, rather, of what’s called a credential stuffing attack.

What you need to know Nearly half a million Zoom accounts have been exposed and are being sold on the dark web. The exposed credentials are not the result of an attack on, or a breach of, Zoom’s servers. Instead, they’re the result of hackers trying credentials from previous leaks on users’ Zoom accounts to see if they  [Read More…]