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Virtual Economy

Sep 1, 2022

A drama-filled Friday saw the huge news of a major acquisition… followed by a debunking and walkback that we’ll be talking about for some time. Also: Sony jacks the price of PS5, Chinese giants make investments in Quantic Dream and FromSoftware, and a discussion on how M&A is impacting smaller publishers.

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  • [00:01:16] - PS5 Price Increase
  • [00:07:43] - Investment Interlude
  • [00:29:43] - Quick Hits
  • [00:40:37] - Labor Report (GameStop, Rogue Games)
  • [00:44:30] - Amazon, EA, and the importance of care when reporting on business