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An Epic representative tells USG that DRM and store authentication decisions are up to developers and publishers.
The mind-warping puzzler is finally finished.
Supergiant's new approach to Hades' development has paid off.
PC backers will have a two week window to ask for their money back.
Some extra help is coming for those sifting through massive backlogs.
Supergiant's Hades aiming for v1.0 sometime next year.
More are on the way, once they start working.
The two-person team shares some of the thousands of messages they've received.
The publisher is supporting its partners in the wake of a harassment campaign.
The anti-Epic vitriol train went to Ooblets this time.
Financial security will let the team make the game it wants to make.
Getting discovered on Steam is getting harder and harder these days, it seems.
The big robots will stay with Epic for a year.
It seems only Vive will need SteamVR to run through the Epic Store.
Bump up the resolution and slide into the beats.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | It's all about indies this week as small developers have it out with G2A, discuss marketing strategies, fumble through PR gaffs, and move to the Epic Games Store.
They're also scrapping one stretch goal in favor of some others.
The 70/30 split is "outrageous," says Fredrik Wester.
The original Auto Chess team is switching to a different platform.
E3 is next week and we want answers to the most pressing video game questions of 2019.
Larian is set on keeping things open to as many players as possible.
In a year for Epic Games Store, Bethesda chose Steam.
We talk to the studio behind the latest cross-platform hit.
Well, it's not the worst problem to solve.
If you got the new Vampire the Masquerade on sale, lucky you.
Epic is providing an extra discount at no cost to the developers.
Steam players will also still have access to their Rocket League content.
Now Epic is buying up companies, instead of just exclusives.
Epic's CEO issues Steam an offer it'll probably refuse.
Randy Pitchford has some predictions about Steam.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Privilege checks all around as the industry discusses difficulty, accessibility, and the idea of gaming as a meritocracy.
People are really angry about Epic Games' foray into digital storefronts.
"Steam has no interest in correcting this misuse."
One of the biggest complaints about the Epic Games Store doesn't hold up.
Steam games can still become Epic Games Store exclusives, CEO says.
April Fool's? Actually, maybe not.
It's been a busy week for games. Here are our biggest takeaways.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Stadia leads a busy week of GDC, as Epic looks to save games from gamers and Christchurch has people rethinking hatred in their communities.
Epic says its main strategy is still its more generous revenue share, not exclusives.
Epic is trying to sweeten the pot and bring PC players over to its store.
Quantic Dream's titles finally drop their PlayStation exclusivity.
That one Jak and Daxter level still haunts me.
User reviews and more are on the way to the Epic Games Store.
Solar Ash Kingdom is the long-anticipated follow-up to the indie hit Hyper Light Drifter.
At DICE Summit 2019, we catch up with Supergiant Games, two months into its first early access game.
It turns out "Steam" is the reason Axiom Verge keeps crashing on the Epic Games Store.
The first flashpoint in the ensuing Epic vs. Steam story.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Metro Exodus thumbs its nose at Steam, EA admits defeat in FIFA Ultimate Team fight, and nobody wants a pre-owned GameStop.
Where will you redeem your Metro Exodus pre-order?
At PAX South, we ask developers what platforms they're bringing their latest games to.
The digital ecosystem is undergoing its biggest shakeup since 2005.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | It's been hectic as Bungie splits with Activision, Improbable-Unity take a messy dispute public, and Epic teams with Ubisoft to keep The Division 2 off Steam.
How many subscriptions can the market take?
"No plans" to release The Division 2 on Steam.
Epic apparently helped Skybound in a big way.
Discord is offering developers 90 percent of the revenue.
Hopefully this will make cross-platform gaming easier to adopt.
Epic Games Store makes its debut too.