This Week in the Games Industry: 2/11/2019 – 2/17/2019

E3 has lost its impact in a changing industry, says Sony’s Shawn Layden
“War has changed,” says Solid Snake; “The games industry has changed,” says Sony.

Activision Blizzard Lays Off Hundreds Of Employees
From rumor to reality. Ick.

King’s San Francisco studio closed in wake of Activision Blizzard layoffs
Not sweet.

Apex Legends beats Fortnite record for single-day Twitch viewing
Definitely a milestone worth celebrating, hopefully this won’t prove to be the game’s APEX! 😀

An Open Letter To Game Developers From America’s Largest Labor Organization
Is this something game developers are willing to seriously discuss? We shall see.

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