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Devs celebrate women in games by hosting a Steam sale and donating the proceeds to charity
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Devs celebrate women in games by hosting a Steam sale and donating the proceeds to charity

In celebration of the UN-created observance, International Day of the Girl on October 11, a host of developers and publishers are joining forces to raise awareness for women and games and raise funds for charity. Companies like 505 Games, Fullbright, Supergiant, and XSEED are putting their titles on sale through Steam and Chrono.gg, and will donate a percentage of the proceeds to charity. read more

Fans threaten to boycott Blizzard after the company punishes a pro’s Hong Kong protest support
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Fans threaten to boycott Blizzard after the company punishes a pro’s Hong Kong protest support

Hearthstone pro player Ng Wai Chung, also known as ‘Blitzchung’, appeared in post-match interview wearing a gas mask and goggles that evoked the ongoing protests in his home of Hong Kong. Blitzchung called for the liberation of Hong Kong, and in response Blizzard has suspended the player, withheld his prize money, and ceased working with the two casters involved in the segment. read more