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WarnerMedia Lays Off 13% Of Rooster Teeth's Staff

Rooster Teeth Lays Off 13% Of Their Austin-Based Staff

Sad news coming out of Austin, Texas today as Rooster Teeth laid off 13% of their total Austin-based staff due to cutbacks. According to Deadline, the cuts came due to AT&T looking to trim costs across the board with every property they own. CEO Matt Hullum let the news out to the staff saying that […]

Interview: Mini Ladd Chats About His Career & His New Tour

One of the more prominent names in the Let’s Play community who haven’t abandoned YouTube yet is Craig Thompson, better known to his fans as Mini Ladd. With a career that’s been over a decade long and a healthy gaming career, Thompson has decided to embark on a brand new venutre: touring. The Demonetized Tour […]

PewDiePie & Jack Black Team Up For "Minecraft" Mental Health Charity

PewDiePie & Jack Black Team Up For “Minecraft” Mental Health Charity

It looks like PewDiePie and Jack Black are getting together for a good cause as they will be ding a Minecraft charity stream on DLive. The two will be playing for a livestream fundraiser on tomorrow, July 21st, gathering viewer donations for NAMI, Inc (National Alliance on Mental Illness), a charity dedicated to increasing mental […]

Square Enix Will Hold A "Dragon Quest IX" Anniversary Stream

Game TV Will Hold A “Dragon Quest IX” Anniversary Stream

This coming Thursday, Game TV will be holding a special 10th Anniversary livestream for Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies. The announcement was made on Game TV’s official Twitter account, letting fans know that they would be bringing in four special guests to talk about it. They include Dragon Quest IX producer Ryuutarou Ichimura […]

Caboose Calls Out YouTube For Unfair "Mortal Kombat 11" Treatment

Caboose Calls Out YouTube For Unfair “Mortal Kombat 11” Treatment

There seems to be some controversy on YouTube when it comes to the demonetization of Mortal Kombat 11 content, and one of the more prominent players is calling it out. Caboose is a gamer and content creator on the platform who specializes in fighting games, and ever since MK11 came out, that’s been his primary […]

YouTube Gamer and Personality Etika Has Been Found Dead

YouTube Gamer and Personality Etika Has Been Found Dead

Some sad news out of the YouTube gaming community today as NYPD have confirmed they found the body of 29-year-old Etika this week. The gamer and personality, real name Desmond Amofah, had gone missing after posting messages of wanting to kill himself on social media. Last week, some of his possessions, which included a backpack containing […]

Suger Pine 7 Announced Their Channel Has Been Canceled

Sugar Pine 7 Announced Their Channel Has Been Canceled

Today, the last Sugar Pine 7 video was loaded to their YouTube channel as they apparently brought an end to their series and channel as a whole. A couple of days ago the channel’s founders Steven Suptic, Clayton “Cib” James, and James DeAngelis, put together a Behind The Pine video in which they talked about […]

Streamlabs Unveils Creator Sites For Live Streamers

Streamlabs Unveils Creator Sites For Live Streamers

Streamlabs has unveiled a brand new website today as they’ve made Creator Sites, which is an integrated website-builder for livestreamers. The company essentially is branding this as “Shopify for Streamers”, as you’ll be able to integrate platforms like Twitter, YouTube, Twitch, Mixer, Facebook, and Instagram together into a personal website dedicated just to you and your […]

ToeJam & Earl’s Super Funky Telethon Happening May 26th on Twitch

ToeJam & Earl’s Super Funky Telethon Happening May 26th

HumaNature Studios announced today the ToeJam & Earl will be coming to a streaming service near you with their Super Funky Telethon on May 26th. Following the successful release of ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove!, the developers will be talking about the game’s future including a 4-player co-op console update, the upcoming endless […]

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PewDiePie Announces Exclusive Streaming Partnership With DLive

Today, PewDiePie announced he would officially be streaming exclusively on DLive in a new partnership with the company to make live content for their site. While the terms of the deal were not made public, we do know that Felix Kjellberg will start his broadcasts on Sunday, April 14th. Here’s a few quotes from the […]

Former Twitch PR Director Heads to StreamElements as Comms Head

For years if you did any business with Twitch in their PR department, most like you knew Chase. Just “Chase”. Recently, Chase departed the company, and now we know where he landed. This week, StreamElements announced they have officially hired Chase to become the company’s new Head of Communications. Here’s a little more info on […]

Review: Cloak Deep Space Hoodie by Markiplier and JackSepticEye

You may remember last year that Markiplier and JackSepticEye launched their own branded clothing line which they decided to call Cloak. People were sharing it like crazy on social media, but there was divided opinion on buying a clothing line from two content makers who built their names on YouTube and Twitch. We wanted to […]

The Legend of Vox Machina Kickstarter is LIVE!

Critical Role Launches a Successful Kickstarter in Under An Hour

Well, that didn’t take long. The crew at Critical Role launched a Kickstarter today to help fund an animated special, and the show was funded in under an hour. If you weren’t already aware from watching the show attempt to break Twitter this morning, the D&D podcast of voice actors launched a campaign to do […]

Interview: A Chat With the Cast of Sirens Of The Realms

Clear back at Dungeons & Dragons‘ Stream of Many Eyes last June, we had the fortune of watching Sirens of the Realms lead the charge on Day 2. The show already had a season’s worth of episodes under its belt, being lead by D&D‘s Satine Phoenix as the DM with a bright and unique cast of characters role-playing […]

Epic Games Pulls YouTube Ads After Child Exploitation Activity on YouTube

Epic Games has yanked their ads from YouTube following the discovery of a softcore child pornography ring was discovered on the platform. The news broke on The Verge, after Epic revealed they were tipped off to the ring and immediately had pulled their pre-roll ads from the video platform, as well as reached out to […]

Critical Role Announces Split From Geek & Sundry

In a somewhat surprising move today, the popular D&D show Critical Role announced they were officially splitting from Geek & Sundry. Starting this Thursday, February 21st, both the primary show as well as their talk show Talks Machina will move from the website and their Twitch channel over to their own official channel. The news kinda […]

ScrewAttack Has Now Re-Branded Itself as Death Battle

In a move that will shock no one currently watching the channel but will surprise others who haven’t been watching, ScrewAttack is now Death Battle. In recent weeks, people have been feeling the nostalgia buzz for early YouTube gaming after Machinima shutter its doors and laid people off, so for those who haven’t been watching […]

Machinima Privatized Over a Decade of Videos From YouTube

Well, it wouldn’t be the Machinima way if the company didn’t give everyone who ever worked there one final slap in the face for ‘ol times sake. Last week, the word came down that Machinima as an entity was no more. The channel and its content were being discontinued and Otter Media would be changing everything over […]

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Did Ubisoft Fire an Employee Over PewDiePie Comments?

UPDATE: Dianna Lora posted this update to her Twitter account today, clarifying the situation and confirming she was not fired. Confirming that the reports of her dismissal appear to be a hoax. We’re currently trying to reach Ubisoft for an official comment. pic.twitter.com/wJyPHluSyP — Dianna is Thor (@GrlpantsGR) December 17, 2018 ———————— The scuttlebutt on Twitter […]

YouTube Channel “Super Best Friends” Ending After Internal Issues

One of the longest-running gaming channels on YouTube, Super Best Friends, is coming to an end after nine years on the platform. Sadly, and a little ironically, the channel is ending because two of its members, Matt and Pat, are no longer friends with each other. Which, as heartbreaking as that may sound, is actually […]