Sony Shares Sink 8% Amid Declining Gaming Sales – Is a PlayStation 5 Coming in 2020?

Shares of Sony fell by 8% after the Japanese entertainment and technology giant recorded a decline in sales and profits. Specifically, Sony’s gaming division, which has become increasingly critical to the conglomerate saw operating income from games fell by 14% to $ 666 million during the October-December holiday quarter, according to Bloomberg. Sony sold 8.1 million units of the PlayStation 4 during the quarter in question. The PS4 is currently in its sixth year. For the full year, Sony also reduced its forecast from 8.7 trillion yen to 8.5 trillion yen. Sony’s Shares fall in Tokyo Consequently, Sony’s shares fell 8.1%

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Fortnite’s Epic Games Leads Record $5.7 Billion Year for Gaming Investments in 2018

Game company investments, into market leaders like Epic Games, doubled an already record figure for gaming investments in 2017. Epic Games, developer of Fortnite – the world’s most popular videogame – saw the greatest single investment in 2018 of $ 1.25 billion. Epic Games $ 1.25 Billion Funding Round is the Largest non-IPO Gaming Investment Ever A first-quarter 2019 report from Digi-Capital, as reported by VentureBeat confirmed the latest industry statistics. Gaming investments reached $ 5.7 billion in 2018. Double the record figure for 2017. Epic Games, riding on the global success of online-game Fortnite, led by raising $ 1.25 billion from investors. Epic’s huge

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Apple’s Gaming Subscription Plan is Not the Game-Changer Crypto Micropayments Will Be

Apple Inc. is quietly planning a “Netflix for games” service that will allow users access to a bundle of games for a monthly subscription fee,  NYC-based financial news service Cheddar reported Monday: Apple ($ AAPL) began privately discussing a subscription service with game developers in the second half of 2018, said the people, all of whom requested anonymity to discuss unannounced plans. It’s unclear how much the subscription will cost or what kind of games Apple will offer. The service is still in the early stages of development, and Apple could ultimately decide to abandon it. The company has also discussed partnering

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PR: IQeon Gaming Ecosystem – Female Celebrities and Their Favorite Computer Games (news.bitcoin.com)

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In the modern world, there should be no prejudices that men play more computer games than women. There are females who are heavy gamers irrespective of how tough their schedule could…

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Bitcoin Shunned by Online Gaming Platform Steam on Fees, Swings

s Steam, the video game platform, said allowing bitcoin payment has become “untenable” as surging fees have resulted in high costs for buyers, while massive price swings during purchases can result in “significantly different” prices. Fees reached about $ 20 per transaction last week, compared with …
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PR: Flux Gaming Platform Introduces First of Its Kind ICO Investment Plan (news.bitcoin.com)

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FLUX, a global decentralized gaming platform, introduces a one of a kind ICO investment plan — Special Investments Control System. The market is full of blockchain based platforms and…

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PR: Xenio.io Releases Decentralized Gaming Blockchain Source Code (news.bitcoin.com)

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After months of closed development, the team behind the open source Xenio project have released version 0.2 of their blockchain source code, the first in a planned series of tiered…

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Episode #98: The Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX): Gaming will never be the same! (letstalk)

On today?’?s show I am privileged to be speaking with Michael Maloney, the Solution Architect for WAX – the Worldwide Asset eXchange. Wax is quite literally a game changer . . . read on . . .INTRODUCING THE NEW FACE OF VIRTUAL GOODS TRADINGThe World Asset eXchange (WAX) will pave the way for a game-changing use of smart contracts. As a platform, WAX will be one of the most innovative applications of blockchain technology, extending its user base to a global audience of 1.8 billion gamers….

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