Forbes has named their 30 under 30 for the year. In the games category, we see a bunch of familiar faces such as Soleil “Ewok” Wheeler, Dominique “SonicFox” McLean, Evil Geniuses CEO Nicole LaPointe Jameson and co-founder of Theorycraft, Lauren Gaba Flanagan. These few are amongst so many others who make our industry great, congratulations to all!
After nearly a year, the lawsuit alleging that women were mistreated and underpaid at Riot Games has come to an end. Riot will be paying out a settlement of at least $10 million to women who have worked at the company over the past 5 years. Report from Sam Dean of the LA Times.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive casters are waiting on paychecks from one tournament organizer. After a few weeks of rumors, Richard Lewis revealed on his podcast, By The Numbers, that the TO in question is Starladder.
Yesterday, PlayStation celebrated its 25th anniversary. PlayStation posted this blog in a message to fans. Cheers PlayStation, and here’s to 25 more!