Recent Video Games press releases & news

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[PRESSWIRE] US - February 20th, 2020 — Game Insight’s Mobile FPS Gods of Boom to Deliver a Themed Collaboration with AMC’s The Walking Dead Timed to the Mid-Season Premiere of Season 10.

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[PRESSWIRE] Brussels - 10 January, 2020 -- The UK Interactive Entertainment Association (Ukie) has today launched the Get Smart About P.L.A.Y campaign encouraging more parents and carers to use the tools that are provided to manage screen time and in-game purchases on video games consoles.

[PRESSWIRE] Brussels - 12 December 2019 -- 85% of parents whose children make in-game purchases have agreements with their children, a significant increase from last year (from 79% in 2018 to 85% in 2019), according to a new GameTrack survey published this week.  

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[PRESSWIRE] Wasquehal – 10 Dec 2019 - Squishy Brains Studio announces the launch of a Kickstarter campaign for the “World of Humans” project. World of Humans is a new concept between a Civilization Builder game and a Realtime Strategy game, bringing the Civilization building to a new level.

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[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom – 19 November, 2019 -- ISFE welcomes the decision of the German Bundestag to approve a 50 million euro fund in its 2020 Federal budget for the development of video games.

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[PRESSWIRE] London – 5 November, 2019 -- Today, the video game industry, including representatives from across Europe, the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, released a unifying set of principles for esports engagement. These core principles were developed in a collaborative effort and form a set of values applicable in all aspects of the global esports environments: safety and well-being, integrity and fair play, respect and diversity, and positive and enriching game play.

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[PRESSWIRE] Brussels - 15 October 2019 -- ISFE, representing Europe’s video games industry, and European Schoolnet (EUN), the network of 34 Ministries of Education across Europe, have teamed up again to launch the fifth edition of Games in Schools, an initiative designed to train teachers and educators across Europe on how to use commercial video games as pedagogical support in the classroom.

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[PRESSWIRE] Liege, Belgium - 20 September, 2019 -- Big Up Studios is a partnership between toy and entertainment industry French veteran, Philippe Heron, and 15-year-long engine developer Belgian expert, Julien Ramakers. The combination of both talents and respective complementing expertise brings a fresh and exciting opportunity to address today’s kids’ entertainment challenges faced by TV and internet broadcasting: deliver fast and high-quality content at a competitive production cost.

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[PRESSWIRE] Brussels – 20 September, 2019 -- A French court ruling on 17 September in a case brought by the French consumer group UFC-Que Choisir against Valve found that purchasers of video games on Valve’s digital platform, Steam, are permitted to resell them. This ruling contradicts established EU law and should be overturned on appeal.[1]

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[PRESSWIRE] LONDON, UK – 2 September, 2019 -- Games Makers And Creators Take The Lead For Their Players, Their Fans and Their Businesses In the Video Games Industry.

ISFE, the Brussels-based organisation representing Europe’s video games industry and the European leaders of the global esports industry have united to launch ISFE Esports, a new group that brings together the key stakeholders and major players of one of the fastest-growing and most exciting industries in the world, with a global community of hundreds of millions of people who actively play, compete in, or watch esports each year.