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Grand Theft Auto VI in 2023? Take-Two SEC filing hints at release date

Take-Two expects to spend $89 million on marketing during the 12-month period ending March 31, 2024. That is more than twice the marketing budget for any other fiscal year over the next half-decade, according to the company’s recent 10-K SEC filing. Why is Take-Two planning to spend that much more on marketing in fiscal 2024? One of the most likely explanations is that is when the publisher…
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Intellivision taps Xbox veteran J Allard as global managing director

Intellivision Entertainment has hired Xbox veteran J Allard as its global managing director. Allard will report to Intellivision CEO Tommy Tallarico, and he will take charge of a wide variety of operations that are critical in launching the company’s retro game console, the Intellivision Amico, which debuts on October 10 this year (10-10-20). The original Intellivision was a game console from…
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Paper Mario: The Origami King revealed with July launch date

Nintendo has a surprise for Mario fans. The publisher is working on a new Paper Mario game, and it’s launching soon for Nintendo Switch. Paper Mario: The Origami King debuts July 17 with an all new story and characters for $60. And Nintendo revealed the game in two-minute…
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Valorant and Twitch build symbiotic relationship of success

Online video continues to bring in more and more eyeballs as people are stuck at home. But that has also led to a huge launch for Riot’s competitive shooter Valorant, which is then also feeding back into growth for Twitch. Valorant and Twitch have formed a symbiotic relationship that is enabling both to grow stronger in terms of engagement and interest. And that was obvious in the viewer numbers…
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Ubisoft announces ‘E3-style showcase’ for July 12

Ubisoft announced today that it will host a digital event on July 12: Ubisoft Forward. The publisher is calling the show an “E3-style showcase.” E3 proper is cancelled this year. This event will broadcast about a month later than when Ubisoft would normally put on its E3 show. The steam will include “exclusive game news, exciting reveals, and plenty more.” With no E3 this summer, it is up…
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