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Virtual Economy


Jun 19, 2021

That’s right! We’re talking about absurd executive compensation again! Also: Roblox is facing a $200 million music infringement suit, GameStop hires a new CEO, and EA pilots a new loot box as regulators scrutinize in-game monetization.

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TIME STAMPS

  • [00:01:37] - Insomniac proves you can make a great game without crunching
  • [00:05:50] - An update on allegations against Scavengers Studio
  • [00:10:00] - Roblox faces $200M music copyright infringement lawsuit
  • [00:14:25] - NPD Report for May 2021
  • [00:20:28] - Investment Interlude
  • [00:30:03] - Quick Hits
  • [00:42:04] - Activision delays Say on Pay vote, as CtW increases pressure
  • [00:48:34] - GameStop Q1 2021 Earnings
  • [00:52:54] - EA pilots more transparent loot boxes in FIFA Ultimate Team

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