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Video games and entertainment have come a long way… and keeping a keen eye on this ever expanding space is our gaming host Mike Loder! Tune in each week as he levels up, gathers news and speaks to guests from throughout the industry!

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Gaming fans have been keeping a keen eye on the on the Electronic Entertainment Expo this week. Big name publishers have not disappointed fans so far. A host of new games are on the way and the industry is set to grow as they launch later in the year.

Although Facebook has taken the lead when it comes to social media, they have Twitch firmly in their sights for content creation. Twitch remains the favourite for gamers and content creators thanks to it’s ten year head start. And it is of course Pride Month with gamers celebrating with a host of creative ideas for their streams!

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Gaming streams prove popular this week as the E3 Expo approaches a slue of anticipated games including Far Cry 6, Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 Horizon: Forbidden West. These new games look ready to shock and surprise fans – Twitch streamer Brysupersaurus drops by to discuss what he is looking forward to from the big event!

Twitch was in hot water this week over the rise of the “hot tub streamer”… The online streaming service backpaddling its decision to block ad revenue from these creators. And we gear up for the release of Biomutant launching this week. Looking to impress fans with its awesome array of characters, expansive exploration and crazy arsenal of weaponry for players to use!

The Sims has been around for years and now gaming communities are embracing the life simulator with open arms. Living digital lives with the most stunning homes and elaborate networks going around so be sure to keep an eye out on Twitch for the latest from SIMS 4…

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Nintendo concludes E3 expo

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The E3 entertainment expo showcased a host of brand new video games and content exciting fans this week.

Whilst Microsoft stole the show earlier in the week with new footage from their flagship franchise Halo: Infinite trending through social media.

Nintendo capped off the celebrations with a Nintendo Direct presentation sharing a glimpse into what the highly secretive company has been working on. Including a look at the anticipated sequel in the Zelda franchise which will be released next year, according to Nintendo.

The next game is currently known casually as Breath of the Wild 2, and is set to expand on the open world gameplay established in the original.

A focus on heading skyward players can now explore the world above the mythical land of Hyrule via fractured islands – Final details for the game have yet to be confirmed but fans are speculating wildly as to how the epic story will unfold.

A brief trailer showcased the game’s hero Link using abilities that go far beyond what players experienced in the first game.

Nintendo didn’t mention the rumoured upgrade of the Switch during the E3 video game showcase.

Other new titles included a look at the new Mario Golf, WarioWare: get it together, Mario Party Superstars and an exciting new 2D Metroid – Metroid: Dread game which was a pleasant surprise for fans of the series!

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Electronic Entertainment Expo stuns gamers!

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Gaming fans have been keeping a keen eye on the Electronic Entertainment Expo this week.

Big game publishers have not disappointed… With a host of new games on the way there is barely enough space to mention them all here!

Studios like Nintendo, Microsoft, Capcom, Ubisoft, Take-Two Interactive, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Square Enix and Sega (to name a few) have been sharing their latest games and hardware this week!

Independent developers have also had their chance to shine with small studios sharing heartfelt and clever games that – at times, outshine the big players.

Halo: Infinite will have free to play multiplayer across Xbox and PC

One game in particular has shone bright – Halo: Infinite is promising a return to form with the series now offering free Multiplayer which looks set to boost the communities numbers – 343 industries has promised that fans both old and new will find something to enjoy!

Battlefield 2042 feels like a love letter to fans of the series offering a “return to all-out war”

Battlefield continued to excite fans with a new gameplay reveal and the game even looks well placed to dethrone their competitors – Call Of Duty: Warzone when it releases in October.

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You’ll no longer see alcohol, gambling, or politics ads when you visit YouTube.

According to YouTube’s ad support page, ads in the masthead slot can “drive massive reach or awareness,” but now the video platform will no longer be approving ads relating to these areas for its masthead ad slot, which appears at both the top of the website and the app.

As it’s one of the first things users see when they open YouTube… Google says it will help lead to a better overall experience for consumers.

As for politics… it will help avoid backlash, like when then-President Donald Trump purchased the top ad-slot for three days during the 2020 election.

TRUMP’S TOP AD-SLOT DURING 2020 ELECTION.

According to Google, last year the company changed the slot to show targeted ads, rather than ones that had been reserved for an entire day.

Google has tried to balance its policies to determine what it does and doesn’t show in ads.

The tech giant has also audited ads that used hate speech, political misinformation and conspiracy theories.

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