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Optic Gaming’s ‘Forsaken’ Ban Similar Punishment to Doping in Traditional Sports: ESIC

In the aftermath of Optic Gaming pro player Nikhil ‘Forsaken’ Kumawat caught cheating at the Extremesland 2018 Asia Finals, the E-sports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) gave the player a five year ban, which to some, seemed lenient given the offence. At the time, the authority claimed this was in-line with punishments meted out in traditional sports. Gadgets 360 […]

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GTA V Sales Cross 100 Million Units, Red Dead Redemption 2 Ships 17 Million Copies, Take-Two Reveals in Earnings Report

Grand Theft Auto V (GTA V), even after five years of its release, continues to mint money for its Take-Two Interactive, which owns publisher Rockstar Games. At its quarterly earnings call (fiscal second quarter 2019) this week, the company announced that GTA V has sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. Take-Two Interactive also revealed […]

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PUBG, Warner Bros. Team Up for Suicide Squad-Themed Skins

The Joker and Harley Quinn are coming to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, thanks to a new partnership between DC Comics, Warner Bros., and PUBG parent company Bluehole. It’s being labelled as a cross-promotion with Suicide Squad, which is strange considering the dumpster-fire film is over two years old at this point. The reasons likely stem from the look of the comic book characters that […]